GMC Celebrates Diesel—The Man & the Engine

Plenty of torque. And a mystery.

Gary S. Vasilash
Editor-in-Chief, Automotive Design & Production

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.

Autos Over There

“Consumers need certainty about future policies towards different fuel types, including diesel, and a compelling package of incentives to deliver long-term confidence in the newest technologies.”
#Ford #Volkswagen

Cummins Buys Navistar Stake in China JV

Cummins Inc. has bought Navistar International Corp.’s half of the JAC-Navistar Diesel Engine Co. the company operated with Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Co. (JAC Motors) in China.
#Cummins #asia #Navistar

The Math of Plugging In

“Our aim is for new petrol and diesel cars and vans to be phased out in Scotland by 2032—eight years ahead of the target set by the UK Government.”
#Nissan #sustainability

Do Diesels Have a Future? Diesel

The public debate about diesel engines is creating uncertainty—especially among consumers—and that’s not good.
#Carbon #Porsche #Volkswagen

Want The Basics?

Frito-Lay, Transportation and the Environment

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

Diesels in Europe: Bad Numbers, But Not That Bad

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

VW: New Golf Diesel Is Clean and Powerful

Carmaker hopes to revive diesel sales with new technology
#Volkswagen #HP

VW Offers $900 Million to Diesel Owners in Europe

Volkswagen says it’s ready to begin paying €830 million in reparations in Germany to owners of diesels it rigged to evade European emission standards.
#europe #emissions #Volkswagen

U.S. Will Finally Get Diesel-Powered Mazda6

Nearly a decade in the making, the new oil burner may have passed its sell-by date  
#Audi #Chevrolet #GeneralMotors

Jeep Diesels Face Ban in Europe

Jeep faces a partial sales ban in Europe unless it fixes diesel-powered Grand Cherokee SUVs that evade emission regulations.
#Suzuki #Porsche #Renault

VW Doubles Up on SCR

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

Good News for Diesel

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

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 #Nissan #Mazda

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 #oem #Volkswagen