The Lancia Thema Diesel May Come Back To America In Chrysler 300 Form

You know we're always ragging on modern-day Lancia for mostly being just rebadged Chryslers? That may end up being a good thing for us Americans next year, as it's possible the diesel version of the Lancia Thema — basically the Chrysler 300 — may hit our shores. » 4/04/13 1:58pm 4/04/13 1:58pm

Are Fuel Pump Failures Sidelining Volkswagen's Diesel Engines?

The diesel-powered Volkswagen Jetta, Golf, Passat, Beetle and Audi A3 have been amongst the most popular diesel vehicles on the market (partially because they're most of the market), with dealerships reporting constant high demand -– TDIs are about 90 percent of sales in the case of the Jetta Sport Wagon. » 12/15/12 10:00am 12/15/12 10:00am

$294 Bill Shows Why Mercedes Diesels Will Piss Off U.S. Consumers

The hidden cost in owning a clean diesel Mercedes? Filling it up with AdBlue urea solution at an outrageous price of $32.20-per-gallon. Consumer Reports felt the pain after receiving this $294 bill for a top-off in their diesel Mercedes GL350. » 1/06/10 7:00pm 1/06/10 7:00pm

2010 4.5L Duramax Diesel has Shockingly Brilliant Design

It's not often a design comes along and truly thinks outside of the box. What would you say to a GM developed, 4.5L V8 turbo diesel putting down 310 horsepower and 520 lb.ft. of torque in the footprint of a small block 350? What if we told you that same engine has common rail injection, a variable geometry turbo, no… » 1/22/08 8:45am 1/22/08 8:45am