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UK diesel and petrol prices: is a fuel price rise on the horizon?
News 9 Feb, 2016 We examine the issues around UK fuel prices: why petrol and diesel is so expensive, and where to get cheaper fuel Latest
Is There A Ford F-150 Diesel In The Works? And If So, Why Now?
The Ford F-150 is many things: rugged, reliable, and the top-selling vehicle in the U.S. for more than three decades. What it’s not — at least not since the 1980s — is a diesel, but that could soon change. According to Auto News, diesel models of the F-150 have beenRead More
Volkswagen Employees & Managers Knew About Diesel Cheat In 2006
In 2006, George W. Bush was president, David Bowie was alive, and the world hadn’t yet heard of iPhones, Instagram, or ISIS. But in Germany, Volkswagen managers had already begun making plans to cheat on emissions tests with VW, Audi, and Porsche diesels. An internal report from Volkswagen, leaked toRead More
Volkswagen Hit With Federal Lawsuit Over Diesel Cheats: $48 Billion In Fines Possible
Volkswagen staffers have been working overtime at the Consumer Electronics Show, wowing attendees with VW’s e-Golf Touch and Budd.e concept — both part of the automaker’s new focus on electric vehicles. But don’t let the charm offensive fool you: Volkswagen is still in a heap of trouble over its ongoingRead More
SsangYong Rexton updated with Euro 6 diesel
News 8 Dec, 2015 Cut-price SUV starts from £22,995 with a more efficient engine and a 7-speed auto gearbox Latest
Volkswagen To Begin Diesel Recalls In Germany With Nearly 2.5 Million Vehicles
Last week, news broke that Volkswagen had submitted plans to repair most of its illegally engineered diesels in Europe. Now, reports have emerged that indicate the automaker will begin those repairs on its home turf. Germany’s Die Welt says that around 2.5 million vehicles from model years 2009 to 2016Read More
VW emissions scandal: Company admits 3.0-litre diesel engines are affected
Volkswagen admits that as many as 85,000 extra vehicles have been affected by its emissions scandal, as the investigation widens to include 3.0-litre diesel engines Volkswagen Group has admitted that its 3.0-litre diesel engines are also affected by the widening emissions scandal – potentially affecting another 85,000 vehicles worldwide. ReutersRead More
Own A VW Diesel? You May Get Gift Cards Through the ‘TDI Goodwill Program’!
Volkswagen’s Dieselgate scandal grows more trainwreck-y with every passing day. The company’s financial problems are mounting, and may mount much, much further. And so, Volkswagen appears to have come up with a plan to stanch the loss of money and customers — a plan straight out of the Oprah WinfreyRead More
VW Diesel Scandal Expands, 2016 Porsche Macan, 2016 Dodge Viper ACR: What’s New @ The Car Connection
From The Car Connection: Volkswagen Rocked By New Allegations Of Cheating On Other VW, Porsche, Audi Diesels The upcoming movie based on the upcoming novel based on the Volkswagen Dieselgate scandal just got a new plot twist. Yesterday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency accused the automaker of installing emissions-test-cheating softwareRead More
New Audi, Porsche, VW Stop-Sale Includes More Diesel Models Than The EPA Red-Flagged
Earlier this week, the Environmental Protection Agency accused Volkswagen of installing emissions-test-cheating software on a new range of vehicles from VW, Audi, and Porsche. Those brands have now pulled suspect vehicles from showrooms until additional testing sheds light on the allegations. But here’s the funny thing: the companies have issued…Read More
2016 Chevy Colorado: V-6 Or Duramax Diesel?
If you have your mind set on skipping past the full-size Silverado (or F-150 or Ram 1500, for that matter) and heading for the somewhat more manageable 2016 Chevrolet Colorado—or the closely related GMC Canyon—you’ll be facing a dilemma: do you get the V-6 gasoline engine, or the new-for-2016 DuramaxRead More
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: First Drive
If you’re one of those guys who’s a little turned off by ever more cumbersome, oversized full-size trucks, the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel, at least at first glance, looks like the sensible truck that puts a stop to the insanity. It’s easy to see why for some people, today’s full-sizeRead More