NEW YORK — Car shoppers are warning up to diesel-powered vehicles such as the Volkswagen Jetta TDI, Chevrolet Cruze Diesel and Porsche Cayenne Diesel, according to a new report by IHS Automotive for the Diesel Technology Forum. "Automakers are introduc. . .
“Quiet” and “diesel” are two words not usually seen together. When American consumers think of diesel-engine vehicles — if they think about them at all — other words most likely come to mind, like “noisy,” “smoky” and “slow.” But that has changed. Toda. . .
In the U.S., diesel engines have long been established in pickup trucks. In passenger cars, however, they've remained a small part of the overall market. But diesels seem to be doing well in another segment: larger SUVs, particularly those from luxury . . .
In 2013, Mercedes-Benz introduced its patented technology in the V6 turbocharged petrol engine. Nanoslide is also being applied in the V6 diesel engines as well as the 4- and 8-cylinder high-powered engines in the latest generation of Mercedes-AMG vehicle. . .
The year 2015 is going to be a great time to buy a fullsize diesel. Sure, we could’ve probably said that every year during the decade Diesel Power has been in publication, but it’s still just as true. In fact, this year you can even buy a diesel truck fro. . .