GMC Celebrates Diesel—The Man & the Engine

Plenty of torque. And a mystery.

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

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 Five Percent Solution

Ford heads to England to find a V6 diesel suitable for the all-American F-150.
#Peugeot #Ford #HP

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 Doubles Up on SCR

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

U.S. Court Ruling Exposes VW to New Diesel Lawsuits

Court notes “staggering” jump in exposure to state and local complaints
#europe #Volkswagen

German Court Sides with VW Diesel Owners on Compensation

Court allows buybacks on diesels rigged to evade pollution standards.
#europe #emissions #Volkswagen

Cummins, Tula Test Cylinder Deactivation Tech in Diesels

In this case, it’s mostly about reducing emissions—but fuel economy gains still add up
#tech #sustainability #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

VW Puts a V8 Diesel in Flagship Touareg

You might think that diesels are to Volkswagen are pretty much something that spoken about in the hallways of HQ in Wolfsburg.
#oem #HP #Volkswagen

Diesels in German Audi Q8s

Although diesel engines have fallen into some disrepute in the U.S. market for non-truck light vehicle applications, this is not the case, perhaps surprisingly, in Germany.
#HP #oem #Audi