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2012 MINI Cooper S Diesel spy shots

Spy Shots: 2012 MINI Clubman S Diesel

Just as there will be a sporty MINI Cooper S Diesel model, so too will there be a Clubman S Diesel. Combining the sporty elements of the Clubman S with the fuel-efficiency of the diesel-powered Clubman, the new S Diesel model should appeal to performance fans looking to save on their fuel bills but... read more

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Mazda SKY-G gasoline direct injection engine

Mazda Considering SKY Diesels For U.S.

Mazda caught a lot of flak earlier this year for stating outright that it would answer every other brand's hybrids with clean diesels, then promptly flip-flopping and saying... read more October 22, 2009 by


 
2010 Audi S5 Sportback

Audi Previews S5 Sportback, Green A4 TDI And A3 TFSI Before Frankfurt

We've known since April that the A5 Sportback four-door coupe would be making its debut at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show, but today Audi announced that the sportier S5... read more August 28, 2009 by


 
MTM Porsche Cayenne Diesel

MTM takes on the Porsche Cayenne Diesel

German tuning house MTM has given the world some lightning quick creations in the past, but this time it is focusing on something a little more sedate - the Porsche Cayenne... read more July 30, 2009 by


 
2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

Mercedes-Benz to offer 58 BlueEfficiency models by end of 2009

Green isn't always green - sometimes it's blue. Or at least that's what Mercedes-Benz wants us to think when we think of efficient, environment-friendlier motoring. And to... read more July 22, 2009 by


 
Mazda Tribute Hybrid

Report: Mazda in talks with Toyota over hybrid technology

Back at April’s New York Auto Show Mazda CEO Takashi Yamanouchi confirmed that his company would have hybrid and electric powertrains in its lineup by 2015, but until... read more July 22, 2009 by


 
2009 volkswagen bluesport roadster concept 007

Production Volkswagen Bluesport roadster still a possibility?

When it first appeared in Detroit back in January the Bluesport concept stirred talk of the revival of the roadster segment, and especially the Porsche 914 and 356... read more July 13, 2009 by


 
Cargraphic 2009 Porsche Cayenne Diesel

Cargraphic next in line to modify Porsche's new Cayenne Diesel

Hot on the heels of the modified Cayenne Diesel from Techart come a new power and styling package for the big Porsche from fellow German tuner Cargraphic. Priced from a... read more July 9, 2009 by


 
BMW M4 GT4

BMW's M Division head talks about M3 GT4 production, diesels and more

Sitting down to dinner with Dr. Kay Segler, head of BMW's M Division and former chief of Mini, is an engaging prospect for any performance and luxury car enthusiast, but this... read more July 7, 2009 by


 
Techart Porsche Cayenne Diesel

Techart works over the Porsche Cayenne Diesel

Renowned tuner Techart, known for adding insane power to everything with a Porsche badge, has finally worked over the 2009 Porsche Cayenne Diesel SUV, adding more performance... read more July 6, 2009 by


 
Audi Q7 3.0L TDI

Germans, luxury marques lead diesel's U.S. comeback

It's easy to blame the economy or the consequent poor car market for the delay of diesels from Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Nissan and Toyota, but that hasn't kept... read more June 29, 2009 by


 
je design vw scirocco tdi 005

JE Design cranks the VW Scirocco 2.0 TDI up to 205hp

America's love affair with diesel is just being rekindled, but in Europe, it's already in full swing. But even now diesel isn't typically associated with high-performance. JE... read more June 26, 2009 by


 
BMW's 316d ES

BMW launches new efficient 316d ES for Europe

The U.S. resurgence of diesel may finally be shifting into high gear, but some of the world's best diesels still aren't even offered here. In Europe, however, carmakers such... read more June 24, 2009 by


 
2010 Opel Astra

New Opel Astra Cabrio in the works

With Opel’s new Astra now out in the open, attention can turn to variants other than the regular five-door Hatchback that’s been plastered all over the web in... read more June 23, 2009 by


 
The Mercedes ML350 BlueTec replaces the current ML320 for 2010

Diesel sales surge in U.S.

It wasn't so long ago that the superior fuel efficiency of diesel-powered vehicles could be rationalized away due to the higher per-gallon price of the fuel compared to... read more June 22, 2009 by


 
BMW 335d

Report: BMW to introduce upgraded 306hp twin-turbo diesel

Diesel is just beginning to make its comeback in the U.S., and BMW is ready to capitalize on that with a more powerful version of its 3.0L twin-turbo six-cylinder diesel... read more June 22, 2009 by


 
 

 
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