Cummins also calls for “fuel neutral” standards, which have had an impact in the markets for smaller engines. “The Phase I rule adds to the cost of diesels with more stringent standards versus gasoline,” Cummins says. “Should Phase II continue or grow . . .
Members of the Northwest Automotive Press Association named the 2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI as the Northwest Green Vehicle of the Year. The new Golf features a revised version of VW’s highly regarded turbodiesel engine with exceptional mileage and refined dr. . .
Faced with tightening corporate average fuel economy standards in the U.S., automakers have turned to a new generation of cleaner burning diesel passenger cars and SUVs to help them meet the new regulations. “There will be more diesels in the U.S. in t. . .
Mercedes-Benz will replace conventional aluminum pistons with a new generation of steel pistons in the V6 diesel engine of the E 350 BlueTEC in September. Combined with the innovative NANOSLIDE (earlier post) cylinder bore coating technology and the al. . .
According to a press release from Diesel Technology Forum, U.S. sales of diesel vehicles have been on the rise for a long time now. Just this year alone, diesel sales are up 25 percent, whereas the entire car market has risen just four percent. In the las. . .