Diesel engines typically deliver 20 to 40 percent higher mileage compared with gasoline equivalents, and diesel models retain a higher resale value -- helping to offset the initial cost. Such logic has kept diesel sales rising even as falling gasoline . . .
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. . .
Detroit truckers, manufacturers and residents are benefitting from federal efforts to clean up diesel. But the federal program that doles out the money to replace older diesel engines is in its last year of authorization and facing a cut under President O. . .
Defra (the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs), said it had “no current plans for a national diesel scrappage or engine retrofit scheme”. It also declined the EAC’s suggestion for a step-by-step rebalancing of fuel duty and vehicle excise . . .
(Translated from French) The anti-pollution plan presented by the city of Paris does not apply to newer diesel vehicles. In a professional point of the sector can be seen as a boon for the new generations of engines.