Entries from The Torque Report tagged with 'diesel'

GM to Release More Diesel Vehicles in the U.S.

General Motors is reportedly going to release more diesel-powered cars and trucks in the U.S. in the next few years.

Mercedes S-Class Diesel and Diesel-Electric Hybrid Models Unveiled

Mercedes-Benz is expanding the 2015 S-Class lineup with two new fuel-efficient versions, the S300 BlueTEC Hybrid and S350 BlueTEC 4MATIC.

Mazda Delays the U.S. Launch of its Skyactiv Diesel Engine

For the second time Mazda has decided to delay the U.S. launch of its new Skyactiv diesel engine.

Volkswagen and Audi Sell More Than 100k Diesel Vehicles This Year

Volkswagen has reported that it has sold more than 100,000 diesel VW and Audi vehicles in the U.S. this year.

Natural Gas-Powered Mazda3 SKYACTIV-CNG Concept to Debut in Tokyo

Mazda is bringing a natural gas-powered version of the new Mazda3, the Mazda3 SKYACTIV-CNG Concept to the Tokyo Motor Show.

2014 Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTEC Diesel Sedan Rated at 45 MPG

The 2014 Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTEC diesel sedan has been rated at 45 MPG on the highway and 28 mpg in the city, giving it the highest highway rating of any other diesel sedan.

2014 BMW X5 M50d Unveiled

BMW has unveiled the new 2014 BMW X5 M50d, which is powered by a turbocharged 3.0L diesel engine with 381 horsepower and 546 lb-ft. of torque.

Chrysler-Fiat Place a Higher Priority on Diesel and Turbocharged Engines than EVs

Bob Lee, head of Fiat and Chrysler global Powertrain recently stated that there are no plans to invest in electrified powertrains until consumers are willing to pay for the technology.

Diesel-Powered 2014 BMW 328d is Rated at 32/45 MPG

The EPA has released the official fuel economy specs for the diesel-powered 2014 BMW 328d, which is rated at 32 mpg in the city and 45 mpg on the highway.

Yay the VW Golf GTD Diesel is Coming to the US!

Automotive News is reporting that VW is going to bring the much desired Golf GTD diesel to the US, which will be VW's first performance oriented diesel in the US.

Audi Prices the 2014 Audi A6, A7 and Q5 TDI Clean Diesel Models

Audi has released the pricing and fuel economy stats for the 2014 A6, A7 and Q5 TDI models, which will begin arriving at U.S. dealers in late Summer 2013.

VW Attempts to Set World Record with the 2013 Passat TDI

VW has announced that it will try to beat an existing Guinness World Record for the lowest fuel consumption around the lower 48 US states for a non-hybrid car.

2014 Chevy Cruze Diesel: GM Engineer Drives 900 Miles on One Tank (Video)

Tessa Baughman a GM engineer recently took the 2014 Chevy Cruze Turbo Diesel to Arkansas, where she drove 900 miles on one tank of diesel fuel.

2014 Chevy Cruze Diesel is Rated at 46 MPG on the Highway

GM has announced that the 2014 Chevy Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel has been rated at 46 mpg on the highway, giving it the highest highway rating of any non-hybrid passenger car in the US.

Volvo Announces World-First Injection Technology For Its Diesel Engines, Also Says V8s Are Dinosaurs

Volvo has announced that its new engine family VEA (Volvo Engine Architecture) will be launched this fall with world-first i-ART technology that helps to cut fuel consumption in the new diesel engines.

Chrysler May Bring a Diesel-Powered Chrysler 300 to the US

Chrysler president and CEO Saad Chehab recently told Ward's Auto that Chrysler is currently mulling the idea of adding a diesel powered 300 to its US lineup, but no decision has been made.

2014 VW Golf GTD Combines the GTI With an Efficient Diesel Engine

VW has taken the wraps off the new 2014 VW Golf GTD, which is based on the new seventh-generation Golf.

2014 Audi A8 L TDI Starts at $82,500

Audi has announced the pricing for the 2014 Audi A8 L TDI, which is powered by a new 3.0 liter TDI clean diesel engine. The 2014 Audi A8 L TDI Starts at $82,500.

2014 Chevy Cruze Diesel to Debut in Chicago

It's been a while since GM has released any info about the upcoming Chevy Cruze diesel, but according to GM Authority, GM will debut the 2014 Cruze diesel at the Chicago Auto Show next month.

2014 Mazda6 Arrives With a Diesel in the US

Mazda has confirmed that the all-new 2014 Mazda6 will be offered with a diesel engine in the U.S.