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VW confirms North American launch of new TDI engine

In brief: The more efficient EA288 engine will debut in the 2015 model year Golf, Jetta, Passat and Beetle. The word Volkswagen of America has an... Read More


2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel receives EPA rating of 28 mpg

In brief: The 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel is the first diesel-powered half-ton factory-built pickup truck on the market and it's now officially the most f... Read More


Audi TDI models smash cross-country fuel efficiency expectations

In brief: Eight drivers completed a Truth in 48 coast-to-coast challenge in just 46 hours and 9 minutes, showcasing clean diesel's capabilities. Ve... Read More


VW Passat TDI sets world record for fuel economy

In brief: Averaging 77.99 mpg, the Passat TDI bested the previous record of 67.9 and the hybrid vehicle record of 64.6 mpg in a Guinness World Record&... Read More


Volkswagen Passat TDI attempting world record for fuel economy in national tour

In brief: The VW Passat TDI will attempt to break the record for the lowest fuel consumption in a 48-state tour for a non-hybrid car. Vehicle in th... Read More


2014 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel gets EPA rating of 46 mpg

In brief: The Environmental Protection Agency has rated the 2014 Cruze Diesel at 46 mpg highway, making it the most fuel-efficient non-hybrid in Ameri... Read More


Ford Fiesta ECOnetic van offers 71 MPG US

In brief: Ford's new ECOnetic Fiest Van will achieve 71 mpg US equivalent, but will likely only see sales in Europe. Vehicle in the news Make/Mo... Read More


2014 Mazda6 to have diesel option

In brief: Mazda debuted the 2014 Mazda6 at the Los Angeles Auto Show last month and has now announced that the car will also be available with a clean... Read More


Honda introduces new high-performance 1.6L diesel engine

In brief: Honda has introduced a new, small, lightweight, full-powered diesel engine to the European market as the first engine from its Earth Dreams ... Read More


Quick Look at the 2012 Volkswagen Passat TDI

In brief: With an entry-level MSRP and fuel efficiency to rival most hybrids, the diesel-powered Passat surprises with its true-to-form German handli... Read More


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