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 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? Propulsion

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. Jury Awards VW Diesel Owners $20K Each

VW to appeal the bellwether case.

Light Commercial EV Market to Grow

The factor for EVs in the commercial market is economics, not coolness

VW Faces First U.S. Jury Trial Over Cheater Diesels

New phase begins over the company’s never-ending crisis
#europe #emissions #Audi

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