10 Diesel Cars You Might Not Know Exist

1
10 Diesel Cars You Might Not Know Exist
Share this Article
Diesel is making a comeback in North America and there are more than a few cars out there outfitted with torquey, yet fuel efficient engines. With obvious models like the Jetta or Golf TDI, there are also plenty of others that fly below the radar. If you’re considering buying a diesel for your next car,… Continue Reading...

BMW 328d Diesel Models Heading to 2013 New York Auto Show

BMW 328d Diesel Models Heading to 2013 New York Auto Show
Share this Article
BMW will be showing off its 328d diesel wagon and sedan models at the upcoming 2013 New York Auto Show, both of which are expected to launch in America as 2014 models. Continue Reading...

Six BMW Diesels Heading to America by 2014

Six BMW Diesels Heading to America by 2014
Share this Article
At a recent BMW North American meeting, the German automaker announced that six diesel models will be heading to America within the next two years. Continue Reading...

AMG Says No to High-Performance Diesels

AMG Says No to High-Performance Diesels
Share this Article
Recently BMW revealed its new M Performance Diesel models, the M550d, X5 M50d, and X6 M50d, all of which are powered by the German automaker’s new 3.0L six-cylinder, tri-turbo diesel engine with 381-hp and 546 lb-ft of torque. Unfortunately none of America will get to experience the new powerplant since BMW doesn’t find them fitting… Continue Reading...

BMW 3 Series Diesel Axed

6
BMW 3 Series Diesel Axed
Share this Article
BMW will be ridding its lineup of the 335d, a decision that is rational from a business point of view, but upsetting to anyone who has driven BMW’s diesel offerings. According to reports, BMW will retire the diesel engine 3 Series in favor of its new fuel efficient line-up of gasoline engines as well as… Continue Reading...

BMW M550d Rumored to Have 381-HP, 516 Lb-Ft of Torque

BMW M550d Rumored to Have 381-HP, 516 Lb-Ft of Torque
Share this Article
  BMW held a dealer presentation in the Netherlands and a leak has rumors stirring that the upcoming M550d will officially come with 381-hp and 516 lb-ft of torque from its tri-turbo, inline-six diesel powerplant. Even though the horsepower figure comes in lower than the early speculations of over 500-hp, the torque is pretty impressive. It… Continue Reading...

New BMW 3-Series to Get Diesel Option, Eventually

New BMW 3-Series to Get Diesel Option, Eventually
Share this Article
BMW’s new 3-Series is poised to hit showroom floors shortly, and sometime in the near future a diesel model will join the 328 and 335 sedans in the North American market. There’s no exact timeframe or official release from BMW in regards to a diesel model, but a company insider has confirmed that one will… Continue Reading...

BMW M5 Diesel Confirmed: the 550dM

BMW M5 Diesel Confirmed: the 550dM
Share this Article
In case BMW‘s notoriously fickle enthusiasts can’t find the motivation to summon their pitchforks, here’s some news to light a fire under their posteriors: the legendary M division will put a diesel engine under the hood of their next car, a 5-Series. Say it ain’t so, again! What’s next, a front-wheel drive M? But the… Continue Reading...

BMW 7 Series, X6 to Get Tri-Turbo Diesel Engines

1
BMW 7 Series, X6 to Get Tri-Turbo Diesel Engines
Share this Article
BMW is working on a new engine for its diesel cars, and it’ll be packing three turbos for the X6 and the 7-Series—just like the next M3. The Tri-Turbo will be a 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine with more turbochargers than BMW’s twin-turbo models, but less than Bugatti’s quad-turbo engine. Combined, power of these pinwheels will be… Continue Reading...

BMW 335d Voted Diesel Car Of The Year

BMW 335d Voted Diesel Car Of The Year
Share this Article
The BMW 335d was voted “Diesel Car of the Year” at the New York Auto Show, by readers of The Diesel Driver magazine. Diesel gets its own magazine? You better believe it, buddy, and those fans are pretty influential—the 335 beat out 12 other cars and SUVs who make their diesels available in the United… Continue Reading...
x

Subscribe to our email newsletter and automatically be entered to win.