DIESEL

Batteries

EV/Hybrid Sales Surpass Diesels in Europe

Government incentives drives adoption. But consumers are increasingly more open to the technology.
#europe

Diesel

Mack Enhances Engine Efficiency

While a 3% improvement may not seem like a big deal: the average Class 8 truck drives over 60,000 miles per year. Yes, a big deal
#Mack Trucks #emissions

Batteries

Talking Powertrains with IAV’s Mike Kenhard

The engineering firm does work for the auto industry on everything from embedded software systems to automated technology. But here we’re learning about powertrains—and an unexpected development
#people #Tesla #IAV

Diesel

Ex-Audi CEO Joins Queue of Execs Facing Charges in Diesel Scandal

Rupert Stadler's fraud trial begins in Munich.
#Audi #europe #people

Assembly

Mack Making Medium-Duty Trucks in Roanoke

Mack has been absent from the medium-duty market since 2002. Now it is back with two new medium-duties
#Mack Trucks

Regulations

Daimler Will Pay $1.5 Billion for Diesel Emission Cheating in U.S.

Settlement covers 250,000 diesel sold in 2009-2011.
#europe #Daimler #emissions

Regulations

Ex-VW Chief Winterkorn Faces Trial in Diesel Scandal

German court cites “predominant likelihood” of fraud conviction.
#europe #legal #people

Batteries

European EV/Plug-in Hybrid Share Triples in Q2

Sales of electrified models jumped 53%, while diesel/gasoline sales halved
#europe

Batteries

Report: EV Production Cost Parity a Decade Away

EV production costs are falling, but ICE costs are rising.
#europe

Diesel

Court Won’t Reconsider Ruling on VW Emission Updates

VW vows Supreme Court plea to bar local enforcement
#Volkswagen #europe #emissions