DIESEL

Trevor Milton of Nikola Talks Industry Disruption

Will Nikola become the Tesla of Class 8 trucking (the Tesla semi notwithstanding)? It sure seems like a good bet. And lots of investors are betting it will

Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, AutoBeat Group

What You Need to Know About Batteries and Electric Vehicles

Expert from the Southwest Research Institute talks about EV batteries, motors and more
#GeneralMotors #Volkswagen #Ford

The TORSUS PRAETORIAN Takes a Red Dot

Red Dot awards go to excellence in design, and this vehicle has that—and then some
#engineer #Michelin

Kia Reveals 4th-Gen Sorento

Revealed in Europe, designed by a global team, it will be coming to the U.S. later this year
#Apple #Kia #Bose

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Porsche Launches Probe into Gas Engine Cheating

A new wrinkle in VW Group’s diesel engine emissions scandal?
#Volkswagen #Audi #europe

Frito-Lay, Transportation and the Environment

Addressing greenhouse gas reduction in the snack food supply chain
#sustainability #Volvo #Tesla

Diesels in Europe: Bad Numbers, But Not That Bad

Yes, the number of diesels is down in Europe, but comparatively speaking. . . .
#Volkswagen

Ex-VW Chief Winterkorn Faces Trial in Diesel Scandal

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

European EV/Plug-in Hybrid Share Triples in Q2

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

VW Doubles Up on SCR

If one SCR system is good, two are. . .
#emissions #Volkswagen

Good News for Diesel

Yes, that headline is correct.
#sustainability #emissions #Tesla

Continental and Change

“After 2030, the last generation of diesel and gasoline engines will be launched. After 2040, it is possible that no more diesel and gasoline engines will be sold. From 2050, roads and cities will ideally be free of CO2 emissions.”
#Continental #supplier #emissions

2019 Mazda CX-5 Signature AWD

The week I am driving a Mazda CX-5, a Signature AWD version, Mazda North American Operations announced its first quarter sales. And while I look at the number, I really don’t understand them.
#oem #HP #Apple

Dexterous Cobot Speeds Inspection

On one of its lines at its Youngstown, Ohio, facility, contract manufacturer Comprehensive Logistics Inc. builds both gasoline and diesel engine subassemblies.

Volkswagen Diesels in Germany

The Volkswagen Group has established incentives for those who have Group vehicles that meet Euro 1 to Euro 5 standards and since August 2017, more than 300,000 have been traded in and replaced with new or used vehicles that meet the current Euro 6 standard.
#Audi #Volkswagen #oem