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VW Agrees To Buy Back Diesel Cars In Two German Cities 25
Jun
Posted by Brad Anderson in diesel, Reports, VW on 06 25th, 2017

Volkswagen has agreed to buy back a number of its emissions-cheating diesel vehicles in two German cities.
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Toyota Downplays Diesel Hybrids, Remains Skeptical About EVs 24
Jun
Posted by Michael Gauthier in diesel, Electric Vehicles, Hybrids, Reports, TOYOTA on 06 24th, 2017


Diesel engines have the potential of making hybrids more fuel efficient but a number of automakers stick to petrol. Toyota is one the leaders in hybrid technology, and it has revealed it won't be offering a diesel hybrid anytime soon.
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Interpol Looking For Five Former VW Execs Over Emissions Fraud 23
Jun
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in diesel, Reports, VW on 06 23rd, 2017


The U.S. has issued international arrest warrants for five ex-VW managers in connection to the automaker's emissions-cheating scandal.
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European Diesel Sales Fall As Buyers Fear Future Bans 18
Jun
Posted by Brad Anderson in diesel, Reports on 06 18th, 2017


Sales of diesel vehicles in Europe have started to fall as bans on diesel vehicles look set to be rolled out.
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EPA Suspected FCA Of Using Emissions Defeat Devices Since 2015 17
Jun
Posted by Michael Gauthier in diesel, FCA, Jeep, Jeep Grand Cherokee, RAM, Reports on 06 17th, 2017


The war between Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and the Environmental Protection Agency recently escalated, but newly released documents reveal the battle has been brewing since 2015.
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Audi Tech Boss Says Americans Aren’t Suited For Diesel 16
Jun
Posted by Michael Gauthier in audi, diesel, porsche, Reports on 06 16th, 2017


Last month there were reports that Audi and Porsche could eventually bring diesel engines back to the United States.
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BMW’s Home City Of Munich Thinking About Banning Older Diesel-Powered Cars 16
Jun
Posted by Sergiu Tudose in BMW, diesel, Reports on 06 16th, 2017


BMW's hometown of Munich is considering banning older diesels, following a government study which detected hazardous pollution levels in the Bavarian city.
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VW To Offer European Diesel Owners Extended Warranty But No Money, Says EU 15
Jun
Posted by Michael Karkafiris in diesel, Reports, VW on 06 15th, 2017


The VW Group has agreed with Europe's consumer affairs chief to offer an extra two years of warranty to its European owners of diesel models but no compensation, according to a European Commission spokesman.
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Report Says FCA Diesels Emit 20x More NOx Than Legal, Company Says Not So Fast 14
Jun
Posted by Michael Gauthier in CAFEE, diesel, FCA, Jeep, Jeep Grand Cherokee, RAM on 06 14th, 2017


Shortly after West Virginia University’s Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines, and Emissions (CAFEE) announced it found diesel models from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles emit up to 20 times the legal amount of nitrogen oxide during on-road tests, the automaker is hitting back at the accusations.
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Report Says FCA Diesels Emit 20x More NOx Than Legal, Company Says Not So Fast 14
Jun
Posted by Michael Gauthier in CAFEE, diesel, FCA, Jeep, Jeep Grand Cherokee, RAM on 06 14th, 2017


Shortly after West Virginia University’s Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines, and Emissions (CAFEE) announced it found diesel models from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles emit up to 20 times the legal amount of nitrogen oxide during on-road tests, the automaker is hitting back at the accusations.
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Report Says FCA Diesels Emit 20x More NOx Than Legal, Company Says Not So Fast 14
Jun
Posted by Michael Gauthier in CAFEE, diesel, FCA, Jeep, Jeep Grand Cherokee, RAM on 06 14th, 2017


Shortly after West Virginia University’s Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines, and Emissions (CAFEE) announced it found diesel models from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles emit up to 20 times the legal amount of nitrogen oxide during on-road tests, the automaker is hitting back at the accusations.
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220,000 Dutch And UK Drivers Team Up To Sue VW Over Emissions 14
Jun
Posted by Michael Karkafiris in diesel, Reports, VW on 06 14th, 2017


About 220,000 drivers from Netherlands and the UK are joining forces against the VW Group, seeking compensation over the diesel emissions scandal.
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Germany Orders Emissions Investigation On Porsche 12
Jun
Posted by Michael Karkafiris in audi, diesel, porsche, Reports on 06 12th, 2017


The German Transport ministry has ordered a probe to find out whether Porsche used a cheat device in the Cayenne V6 diesel models.
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German Publication Says Porsche Cayenne Fails Emission Standards 11
Jun
Posted by Brad Anderson in diesel, porsche, Porsche Cayenne, Reports, VW on 06 11th, 2017


German publication Der Spiegel reports that Porsche's Cayenne V6 TDI model exceeds permitted emissions, based on independent tests.
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We’re Pretty Sure This Diesel VW Wouldn’t Pass Emissions Testing 4
Jun
Posted by Carscoops Staff in diesel, used cars, VW, VW Beetle on 06 4th, 2017


No matter which side of the debate you may fall on, you have to admit that Volkswagen was pretty clever about the way it worked around emissions regulations for its diesel engines. This, however… this isn't clever. It's just crude – deliciously so, to some, we're sure.
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