This week’s edition of the “Gas2 Week in Review” looks at the non-electric vehicle low emission transport options that caught our readers’ attention.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel Talks Tough on Diesel, ICE Phase-out just days after “diesel summit” to save diesel engined cars.
What is the Difference Between Gas and Diesel Engines? You can find the answer to that little-known question in this instructional video!
By changing the shape of its trucks’ pistons, the New Volvo Wave Piston boosts Diesel Power while increasing MPG and cutting emissions.
Volvo Quits Diesel development. The Chinese-owned company now Shifts its Focus to electrification and hybridization for the future.
The diesel emissions scandal that rocked Volkswagen to the tune of tens of billions of dollars last year continues to send shock waves throughout the company. VW has all but cancelled its entire diesel vehicle line-up, its subsidiary, Audi, has cancelled its all-conquering LeMans program, and now, rumor are swirling that Volkswagen will sell off […]
Gas2 Week in Review, February 25: Tesla’s Model 3, Uber’s Gender Problems, Hydrogen Fuel Cells, and Lots More
This week’s Gas2 review zooms in on production dates for Tesla’s newest vehicle, a drone that delivers, the Trump administration stepping on modernizing the CA rail system, and more.
Navigant Research says that electric truck sales will increase tenfold in ten years. Partly that surge will be caused by tougher emissions standards but partly it will be due to electric trucks providing fleet operators with a higher return on investment compared to diesel powered trucks.
New Diesel Emission Policies in the wake of the Volkswagen emissions scandal have Killed off the 2017 Mercedes-Benz C300d in the US.
Ryan Popple, CEO of Proterra, the electric bus company, sat down with Important Media head Scott Cooney to talk about the future of transportation and how to run a successful company that focuses on sustainability.
DHL has designed and developed an electric delivery van for intra-urban use. It plans to begin manufacturing them and selling them to other companies starting in 2017.
Even though VW is getting all the negative headlines, Renault failed its diesel emissions test, too, and is hoping new technology will help fix the problem.
As part of its plan to overcome the diesel emissions stigma, Audi is pushing forward with a new SUV powered by a hydrogen fuel cell.
A new lawsuit brought against Mercedes-Benz states that the company’s existing diesel engines pollute up to 65x the legal amount when it’s cold out.
Despite the trouble other manufacturers are having with diesel emissions, Mercedes is ready to double down on the tech with a 3 billion dollar investment.
Independent testers in Europe found Fiat emissions more than twenty times higher than the legal limit- is this the next round of dieselgate?
Despite our well-documented love for Mazda and its SkyActiv diesel racers, neither the SkyActiv Mazda 6 or the much-hyped SkyActiv LMP prototype racer (shown, above and at this link) saw much success in either the 2014 or 2015 seasons. For its part, Mazda appears to have decided that the problem isn’t with the crew or […]
Volkswagen chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch says that the diesel emissions cheating scandal was caused by a few engineers who couldn’t meet a company deadline.
Volkswagen has reported sales for November declined substantially, with sale of the Jetta down 23% and sales of its Passat down 60%.
We’ve discussed VW’s plans to cut R&D funds, but now it’s confirmed. Investments into Volkswagen’s Automotive Division will be slashed by 1 billion Euro.