Diesels make more sense than hybrids, says ex-Transportation Secretary

"Clean diesel" cars are cheaper, more readily available and more accepted in the market than hybrids or electric cars, according to a white piper published by former Secretary of Transportation, Norman Mineta. Holy crap, car enthusiasts have been trying to tell the world that for a decade. » 12/27/11 1:30pm 12/27/11 1:30pm

Audi Uses Attempted Suicide To Sell A5, Diesel Technology

Apparently Audi hasn't heard about the negative PR associated with jokes about suicide. To promote the benefits of "clean diesel," Audi shows a man trying to off himself in a TDI-powered A5. It's not working. The suicide or the commercial. » 1/06/10 2:45pm 1/06/10 2:45pm

Volkswagen Touareg V12 TDI Baja Racer

VW launched into another class of Baja today as it released it's Touareg » 11/19/08 5:00pm 11/19/08 5:00pm Baja Racer at the . Racing along the same 630 miles of desert peninsula as the ever popular , this Trophy Truck packs a 542 HP 5.5 liter V12 turbodiesel powerhouse motivating only the rear wheels to kick up some thick, dusty awesome. A tubular…