| Apr 25, 2014
Let's get this out of the way: The Golf SportWagen you see here is an R-Line sport version with a diesel engine, manual transmission and all-wheel drive that's only a concept at the moment. It's an attention-grabbing debut sure to......
| Jul 23, 2014
Every year hundreds of new-car models are introduced and enter the research process for millions of car shoppers. The dizzying number of choices sometimes shrouds from the masses what are good cars. More Top 10s Here are 10 cars that......
| Aug 18, 2014
"The BMW 535d is a highly capable midsize sport sedan made better by the power and efficiency of its new diesel engine ??? but adding options quickly spends any money saved by choosing an alternative-fuel powertrain," said Cars.com reviewer Aaron......
| Sep 19, 2013
| 6:36 AM
Bankruptcy can be a good thing. GM’s bankruptcy filing in 2009 shook things up for Chevy, which had just introduced the Chevy Cruze to phase out the Chevy Cobalt. The Cobalt was a marginally sporty improvement over the Cavalier. It marked the...
| Dec 1, 2013
| 6:15 AM
This is not your grandfather's Jeep.
The 2014 diesel Grand Cherokee Summit points the brand in a very different direction than its beginnings as a bare-bones World War II gadabout. The same can be said for this new version's $57,000 price tag.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:49 PM
Like the American kid who returns from study abroad with a German accent, Chevrolet's latest Cruze sedan will come with a decidedly European flair.
Starting in September, Chevy will offer the compact sedan with a diesel engine. It joins the two gas...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:56 AM
This year's New York auto show is packed with redesigns and updates to some of the best-selling cars on the market. However, it was hard not to notice the lack of flash that normally accompanies an auto show. Despite a slew of introductions, there was...
| May 10, 2013
| 5:00 AM
In the tense days of this nation’s twin gas crises in the 1970s, one automaker dominated U.S. roads with diesel cars: Mercedes-Benz. The automaker says that between 1975 and 1985, a majority of its cars sold here were diesels, hitting a peak of 80%....
| Apr 4, 2014
| 5:30 PM
Diesel-powered cars save on fuel, but many of them won't save you any money.
That's because they cost thousands more to buy in the first place, compared with similar gas-powered models. And many automakers usually offer diesel engines only in...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:00 PM
Buying a car was once a simple affair; all you needed to know was how many cylinders were under the hood. That's no longer true.
With the federal government demanding higher fuel economy from cars and trucks, automakers are deploying an ever-widening...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 1:49 PM
A dump truck left a trail of diesel fuel across Harford County Friday morning, a Department of Emergency Services representative said.
Around 9 a.m. Friday, the 911 Center received reports of a fuel spill at the intersection of Routes 1 and 23, according...