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  • Volkswagen Golf wins Car of the Year; new models announced in Geneva

    Volkswagen Golf wins Car of the Year; new models announced in Geneva
    The 2013 Geneva Motor Show is set to start Tuesday, but Volkswagen is already having a good week. The VW Golf was named European Car of the Year on Monday, gathering more than twice the votes than the second-place Subaru BRZ. Volvo's V40 was third. The...
  • Goddard school buses go green

    Goddard school buses go green
    Propane is now powering school buses in the Goddard school district. The buses look normal, but it's what inside that makes them unique. The switch to propane cuts costs while reducing harmful emissions, a district spokeswoman said. "The one thing...
  • 5 freight cars derail in Bellwood lead to Metra disruptions

    5 freight cars derail in Bellwood lead to Metra disruptions
    Five freight cars from a Union Pacific train derailed this morning as it was pulling out of a yard in West Suburban Bellwood causing some diesel fuel to leak, police said. The incident happened at about 11 a.m. at the yard near Eastern and Erie, said...
  • How does a diesel differ from a gas engine?

    Both diesel and gas engines covert fuel into energy through a series of small explosions or combustions in the piston cylinders.  In a gasoline engine, fuel is mixed with air, compressed by pistons and ignited by sparks from spark plugs. In a diesel...
  • Detroit Auto Show: Jeep releases revised Grand Cherokee lineup, now with diesel

    Detroit Auto Show: Jeep releases revised Grand Cherokee lineup, now with diesel
    All the power and toughness of today's Grand Cherokee, now in a less-thirsty diesel formula. That was the gist of the inaugural press conference for the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, with Jeep opening the event Monday morning with the the unveiling of its...
  • L.A. Auto Show: Audi makes aggressive push with diesels

    L.A. Auto Show: Audi makes aggressive push with diesels
    Audi came out swinging with its diesel technology at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show Wednesday, introducing four new diesel models for the U.S. market. But the company didn'’t limit its scope to new products. It also pressed the case that wider use of...
  • Kevin Hunt: The Burning Question: What Is A 'PGE' Fee For Propane?

    Kevin Hunt: The Burning Question: What Is A 'PGE' Fee For Propane?
    Despite what you may be thinking, no question is too small for The Bottom Line. To prove it, TBL today presents the first installment of "Is It Just Me?" — questions about issues that rate closer to curiosity than outrage. And, no, it is not...
  • Towson Crime Log: 1,369 gallons of deisel fuel stolen from Falls Road business

    Baltimore County police say a business on Falls Road had 1,369 gallons of diesel fuel stolen in an incident last week. According to reports, the theft occurred overnight — between Nov. 4 and Nov. 5 — from the lot at G. Edgar Harr, in the...
  • Obama showcases real-world cost of letting payroll tax cut expire

    Obama showcases real-world cost of letting payroll tax cut expire
    With most lawmakers gone for the holidays, President Obama took full advantage of the empty stage, appearing with everyday Americans to make the case that House Republicans need to relent and pass a payroll tax cut extension that would mean an extra $1,...
  • Volkswagen Alltrack Concept at the 2012 New York Auto Show

     
    Looks like: Volkswagen is teasing U.S. consumers with a European-market off-road-ready wagon Defining characteristics: Diesel engine, all-wheel drive, extra ground clearance Ridiculous features: None to speak of, unless you consider the idea of an off-...
  • Recall Alert: 2012 Volkswagen Passat

     
    Volkswagen is recalling a small number of model-year 2012 versions of the Passat sedan due to problems with the diesel fuel filter, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Only 153 vehicles are affected by the recall; they were......