Maserati Developing Turbodiesel V8

Is the death of the V8 engine greatly exaggerated, or actually happening? It depends on who you ask. Fiat-owned Maserati is reportedly working on a turbodiesel V8 engine for its Ghibli supercar, one that could get up to 30 mpg while delivering 360 horsepower. Seems impossible, right? But with pent-up demand for performance diesel engines, this could be the right motor for the right time.

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Peugeot HX1 Hybrid A Bold Minivan for Soccer Moms

Say what you want about France and their automakers (I know I do), Peugeot has been ratcheting up the stakes with a flurry of fun, green concept cars this summer. First came the sorta-fast EX1 electric race car. Now there’s the HX1 diesel-hybrid crossover concept, due to be unveiled at the Frankfurt Auto Show.

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