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Diesel Drivers is where current and prospective diesel drivers can make the most of their clean diesel experience - a veritable hub of resources and the most up to date information available.

So you’re thinking about buying a diesel car? Well you’ve come to the right place! Clean diesel is a proven technology that is quiet and fun to drive and here you can:

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  • Diesel Drivers

    Clean Diesel Vehicles

    A thorough list of clean diesel cars, trucks and SUVs currently available in the U.S. Clean diesel is a proven technology that is quiet and fun to drive.

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  • Press Release | 06/05/17

    U.S. Diesel Car/SUV/Pickup Registrations Increase By 280,000

    The U.S. added more than 280,00 new clean diesel passenger vehicles in 2016 with Texas, California & Florida having the highest totals.

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  • Clean Diesel 101

    What is SCR?

    Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology is one of the most cost-effective and fuel-efficient technologies available to help reduce diesel engine emissions.

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  • Diesel Drivers

    Why Diesel?

    Today’s diesel vehicles are clean, quiet and fun-to-drive, and many consumers are learning diesel is an environmentally conscious option that does not sacrifice power or performance.

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  • Clean Diesel 101

    Why Diesel Isn't Dirty

    With a higher degree of certainty than ever before, we can say that diesel is a clean technology.

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  • Diesel Drivers

    Fuel Locator

    Diesel fuel is more widely available today than ever before. More than half of all retail fuel sites offer diesel fuel with more coming each day.

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Recent Events

Diesel cars and questions regarding their emissions have been “in the news” recently.  We want you to know that …

The new generation of clean diesel cars, pickup trucks and SUVs is a fuel efficient and proven choice to meet your personal transportation needs. We're extremely optimistic about the U.S. diesel market this year and in 2018 because of the introduction of new diesels like the 52 mpg (highway) Chevy Cruze Diesel Sedan and Hatchback, the Chevy Equinox Diesel, the Ford F-150 diesel pickup, along with the Mazda CX-5 SKYACTIV-D SUV diesel. All of these new diesels will complement existing strongholds or fill voids in the marketplace for affordable, proven and fuel-efficient technologies.

Vehicle manufacturers and engine makers have invested billions of dollars in research and development to successfully meet the most aggressive emissions standards in the world. They continue to work closely and cooperatively with the Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board, international regulatory bodies, as well as environmental and other interest groups toward common goals.

The diesel engine is the most energy efficient internal combustion engine. It is a proven technology and its unique combination of efficiency, power, reliability, performance, low-emissions and suitability for using renewable fuels ensures a place for diesel technology to help meet a range of demands from personal transportation up to the needs of a global economy.

Clean diesel technology is a key strategy to meet your own personal transportation needs and to help the nation achieve current and future clean air, energy and climate goals. Read more. 

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