Diesel

1st brand with 30 mpg pickup wins, Hegbloom says

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014

Engineers are not satisfied with the Ram 1500 Ecodiesel's 28 mpg EPA highway rating and are gunning for 30 -- and eventually higher....
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GM: More U.S. vehicles to get diesels

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 11, 2014

General Motors will launch more cars and light trucks with diesel engines in the United States in the coming years....
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BLOG: How GM missed the truck fuel economy race, and how it will return

11:17 am U.S. ET | Aug. 5, 2014

The pickup truck fuel economy race is between Chrysler’s Ram 1500 and the upcoming aluminum-bodied F-150 coming late this year. But the Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra should’ve been contenders....
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GM plans to launch more diesel vehicles in U.S.

10:15 am U.S. ET | Aug. 5, 2014

General Motors will launch more cars and light trucks with diesel engines in the United States in the coming years. Steve Kiefer, GM's vice president of global powertrain, today said diesels in cars and light trucks could grow to 10 percent of the market in the United States by 2020....
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Chrysler seeks more diesels

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 7, 2014

Fiat Group executives are looking at ways to produce more light-duty diesel engines for Chrysler Group vehicles. So far, Chrysler's diesel experiment, which it launched last year, is working....
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A diesel Cherokee? Depends on Grand Cherokee

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 30, 2014

Jeep won't consider offering a diesel-powered version of the Cherokee in the United States unless diesel-powered Grand Cherokee sales take off....
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No diesel Cherokee without Grand Cherokee sales boost, Jeep brand chief says

2:07 pm U.S. ET | June 26, 2014

Jeep brand head Mike Manley says sales of diesel-powered Jeep Grand Cherokees in the United States would have to nearly double before the brand would consider offering a domestic diesel-powered version of the smaller Jeep Cherokee....
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Nissan wants e-NV200 to win sales from diesels

June 20, 2014 09:57 CET

Nissan wants fleet managers in Europe to turn away from diesel-powered delivery vans in favor of its new battery-powered e-NV200....
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Diesels blamed for London's big increase in harmful nitrogen dioxide

May 28, 2014 11:33 CET

Levels of the harmful air pollutant nitrogen dioxide in London are the highest in Europe as more motorists choose to drive diesels in the UK....
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