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France Moves Away From Diesel Cars

December 3rd, 2014 | by Steve Hanley

France has put diesel cars in jeopardy with a huge increase in the tax on diesel fuel in a move to rid the country of cars that cause the most pollution

Mazda6 Diesel Still Coming Despite Delays

December 2nd, 2014 | by Christopher DeMorro

Originally slated to debut in 2013, the Mazda6 diesel has been delayed automaker struggled to meet strict U.S. emissions standards. But it’s still coming!

Mazda6 Diesel Delayed To Add Aftertreatment

September 15th, 2014 | by Christopher DeMorro

The Mazda6 diesel has been delayed again, and will probably require a diesel aftertreatment in order to provide enough power and meet emissions regulatons

Mazda 6 Diesel Delayed Until April 2014

September 16th, 2013 | by Christopher DeMorro

It was with great enthusiasm earlier this year that Mazda announced it would begin offering a 2.2 liter turbodiesel in the U.S. market 2014 Mazda 6 sedan. But instead of hitting dealerships later this year as planned, the diesel Mazdas have been delayed until late April. The official cause is emissions testing, but is there a more serious problem plaguing Mazda’s oil-burner

2014 Mazda 6 With i-Eloop Capable Of 40 MPG

July 11th, 2013 | by Christopher DeMorro

With neither hybrid nor electric vehicles in their lineup, Mazda has sought to perfect internal combustion technology instead. To help assist the new SkyActiv engines though, Mazda has introduced its optional i-Eloop regenerative braking technology, which can boost the Mazda 6 fuel economy ratings to 28 city and 40 highway

Mazda6 SkyActiv-D Diesel Race Car Wins First Race

April 25th, 2013 | by Christopher DeMorro

After its recent (though amicable) divorce from Ford, Mazda was left without a major technology partner, leaving it up to the small Japanese automaker to fend for itself. So how does a small car company tell the world about its awesome new turbodiesel sedan? Take it racing of course. Last weekend the Mazda6 Skyactiv-D diesel race car scored its first victory in the Grand Am series at Road Atlanta

Mazda 6 Diesel Racer Falls To Mechanical Woes At 24 Hours Of Daytona

February 6th, 2013 | by Christopher DeMorro

Utilizing a production-based car and engine, the Mazda 6 diesel is proof that you can have fast, efficient fun thanks to turbodiesel technology. This diesel Mazda race car uses a synthetic blend of smokeless diesel for competition, but a fueling system issue knocked the three racers out of competition just six hours into the 24 Hours of Daytona

Video: This Is The Mazda Diesel Race Car

December 3rd, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

Modern turbodiesel engines are all the rave in Europe and the rest of the world, but these engines are only just starting to catch on in America. The new Mazda SkyActiv-D diesel engine is coming to U.S. shores next year, and to drum up excitement, Mazda is taking their little diesel to the race track

Mazda6 Diesel Could Offer 60 MPG, If They Sell It In US

September 28th, 2012 | by Christopher DeMorro

When I first laid eyes on the Mazda6 wagon diesel, me (and most of the auto blogging world) were smitten with the looks, the options, and the infinite possibilities. Now that the Mazda6 diesel has made its official Paris Auto Show debut, we are getting some new details, including fuel economy figures that could be as high as 60 mpg on the U.S. standard.

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