2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE

As VW Prepares For Diesel Emissions Recall, CEO Says Cost Cutting And Efficiency Drive Won’t Be Painless

The Volkswagen Group is expected to start recalling its diesel cars fitted with the ‘defeat device’ software designed to fool emissions testers most likely by January, 2016. Around 11 million vehicles are thought to be part of the recall, most of them in Europe, and the brands affected... read more

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2013 Audi A6 TDI

VW Dirty Diesel Scandal Expands To Audi: 2.1M Cars Affected

The Volkswagen Group's dirty diesel scandal continues to expand. In the wake of the company's bombshell admission that it used a software-based "defeat device" to fool... read more September 28, 2015 by 

2015 BMW X3

BMW X3 Diesel Also Over Limits, According To Reports--Updated With Statement From BMW

Volkswagen's admitted thwarting of Environmental Protection Agency regulations is threatening to ensnare BMW. According to Germany's AutoBild, citing research from the... read more September 24, 2015 by 

Martin Winterkorn

Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn Resigns In Wake Of Diesel Emissions Scandal

Volkswagen Group has announced that CEO Martin Winterkorn has resigned, effective immediately. The announcement comes just days after the news broke that the company had used... read more September 23, 2015 by 

Martin Winterkorn

VW Sets Aside $7.3B For Diesel Scandal As Share Price Slides

On Friday, the Environmental Protection Agency dropped a bombshell. Between 2009 and 2015, Volkswagen intentionally used software to trick emission-testing equipment into... read more September 22, 2015 by 

2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE

VW Diesel Troubles Could Become Audi And Porsche Problems

Volkswagen is in serious trouble. The automaker has admitted to using a device to cheat its way around the EPA testing that turned on during testing and off during normal... read more September 22, 2015 by 

2015 Volkswagen Golf TDI SE

VW CEO Issues Apology After EPA Accuses Automaker Of Cheating On Emissions Tests

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday came out with the shock announcement that the Volkswagen Group had installed software on close to 500,000 of its... read more September 21, 2015 by 

2017 Bentley Bentayga, 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show

2017 Bentley Bentayga Is World’s Most Powerful, Most Luxurious SUV: Live Photos & Video

There’s an insatiable thirst for SUVs affecting the globe and the ultra-luxury segment certainly hasn’t been spared. That’s why you have the likes of... read more September 14, 2015 by 

2016 Audi SQ5 TDI Plus

Audi Ups Power On SQ5 TDI With Plus Trim: Forbidden Fruit

Audi is working on a new generation of its Q5, but to send out the current model with a bang the German automaker is launching a new, more powerful version of the SQ5 TDI... read more September 6, 2015 by 

2016 Mercedes-Benz C350 Plug-In Hybrid

2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Gains Three New Variants Including Plug-In Hybrid And Diesel

Mercedes-Benz’s latest C-Class was all-new for 2015 and for its first year on the market the vehicle was offered in just two variants, a C300 and C400, both of which... read more September 4, 2015 by 

2013 Mazda CX-5 compact crossover on test drive, Southern California, Nov 2011

Despite Previous Doubts, Mazda Bringing Diesels To The U.S.

When it comes to increasing fuel economy across a product range, automakers currently have a few options. First, they can make vehicles lighter and engines more efficient... read more January 17, 2012 by 

2013 Ferrari 599 replacement spy shots

Grand Cherokee Diesel, Ferrari Spy Shots, Simraceway: Car News Headlines

Today we take a look at a relatively new sim racing game, Simraceway, the only sim to have a real-world training facility. We'll be brining you more details on the sim, the... read more January 6, 2012 by 

2013 Cadillac XTS leaked

Cadillac Rethinks A Diesel Offering For The U.S. Market: Report

To compete globally with luxury brands such as Mercedes-Benz, Audi and BMW, Cadillac knows it needs to choose its battles carefully. Without a diesel engine offering in the... read more November 28, 2011 by 

2011 Chevrolet Cruze

2012 Chevrolet Cruze: High Tech Electrics Deliver Fuel Gains

GM has recently confirmed that from 2013 the Chevrolet Cruze compact sedan will be sold with a turbodiesel engine option, allowing an auto-equipped diesel Cruze to hit low to... read more July 26, 2011 by 

Audi R18 TDI Le Mans car

Audi Wins Le Mans 2011, R18 TDI Withstands Huge Crashes

Audi Sport has won the 24 Hours of Le Mans at the La Sarthe circuit in Northern France in one of the closest races in many years, but were it not for the strength and safety... read more June 12, 2011 by 

2012 BMW 1-Series Hatchback

2012 BMW 1-Series: Larger, More EfficientDynamics Technology

You can make your own mind up about the styling of the upcoming 2012 BMW 1-Series hatchback, but one thing is for certain: with larger dimensions and more efficiency, the... read more June 6, 2011 by 


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