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2014 Volkswagen Golf GTD

2014 Volkswagen Golf GTD Revealed Ahead Of 2013 Geneva Show

Following the launch of the MkVII Golf in Paris last year, Volkswagen has revealed one of the car’s first variants, the sporty Golf GTD. The diesel-powered hot hatch is scheduled to make its debut at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show on March 5, where it will likely join the highly anticipated MkVII... read more

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Cummins' 4000 horsepower Hedgehog engine

Cummins Showing Its 4,000-Horsepower Hedgehog At Goodwood

Horsepower and speed generally go hand-in-hand, so you’d expect a 4,000-horsepower engine to sit between the fenders of a particularly wild resto-mod show car. In the... read more June 26, 2012 by


 
Audi SQ5 twin-turbo performance diesel crossover

Audi SQ5 TDI Preview: 313-HP, Twin-Turbo Diesel Crossover

Rumors of a performance diesel version of the Audi Q5 emerged just days ago, and now Audi has delivered the goods: the Audi SQ5, powered by a 313-horsepower, 479 pound-feet... read more June 15, 2012 by


 
2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK Class

Mercedes-Benz Could Bring More Four-Cylinder Diesels To The U.S.

In the interest of fuel efficiency, luxury manufacturers are replacing six-cylinder engines with forced-induction fours. BMW has already made the switch on its new 3-Series... read more April 20, 2012 by


 
BMW diesels used to support the 2012 London Olympic Games

First Wave Of BMW Olympic Support Vehicles Arrive In London

BMW will be supplying a fleet of some 4,000 vehicles, primarily 3-Series and 5-Series sedans, to provide VIP transportation and logistical support for the upcoming London... read more March 23, 2012 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


 
UPS' latest prototype. Image: UPS

New UPS Trucks Are Lighter, Cheaper, Greener (No, Really)

A body made of lightweight composite panels, LED lighting, a high-efficiency four-cylinder diesel engine and easily-repaired molded fenders may sound like the ideal basis for... read more May 27, 2011 by


 
Audi R18 TDI Le Mans car

LED Lights For This Year's Audi R18 TDI Le Mans Racer

Audi is at the forefront of LED lighting on road cars, and the German maker is now ready to reap the benefits in racing too. The company has announced that it intends to use... read more May 6, 2011 by


 
2012 Volkswagen Beetle

2012 Volkswagen Beetle: New, Retro, Tech-Laden

The Volkswagen New Beetle has had a good life - launched in 1998, it's carried on for the past thirteen years virtually unchanged. Okay, so that's not quite as impressive as... read more April 18, 2011 by


 
2012 Jaguar XF development mule

2012 Jaguar XF Development Mule Sports New 2.2-Liter Diesel

Official "spy shots" released today by Jaguar show a 2012 XF development mule packing a new 2.2-liter diesel engine. While we won't likely be seeing the oil-burner here in... read more March 30, 2011 by


 
2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee

Official: Jeep Grand Cherokee To Get New Diesel At Geneva Motor Show

The Jeep Grand Cherokee is no stranger to diesel power, though the last we saw it here in the U.S. was in 2008. Unlike the previous Daimler-sourced unit, the next diesel in... read more February 21, 2011 by


 
 

 
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