2014 Mercedes Sprinter: Product Preview

What does Mercedes-Benz have in common with facial tissue and soda pop?

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Diesel Sales Grow Dramatically, Remain Low Overall

Put your ear to the ground. You’re probably going to hear the gravelly sound of a diesel engine coming… at least figuratively.

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VW Performance Diesel, 10-Speed DCT Announced

Volkswagen announced today that it will build a 10-speed dual clutch transmission and a high-performance diesel engine.

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Mercedes C-Class Convertible, Diesel, Hybrid Coming

Mercedes plans to expand its C-Class line with a convertible, diesel and a hybrid option to better compete with BMW.

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AMG Hybrids Coming Eventually, Diesel Unlikely

AMG isn’t worried about building anything other than gasoline-powered engines for now, but when that changes the brand will look to hybrid systems.

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2015 VW Golf Announced With Three Engines

Grab your three wood and don your Tam o’Shanter because Volkswagen just revealed the North American version of its 7th generation Golf. This 2015 model is larger and roomier inside than its predecessor but lighter and more fuel efficient at the same time.

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Top 10 Trucks for Urban Cowboys

Once upon a time trucks were built for work. They had manual door locks, crank windows and AM radios, if they had any sound system at all. Leather seats, air conditioning and voice-activated distractions were out of the question. Like a framing hammer, pickups were simple and effective.

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2013 Mercedes M-Class Latest in Armored Vehicle Lineup

Attention foreign diplomats, drug lords and anyone living in Bogotá, Colombia: your new ride is ready. Mercedes-Benz is introducing an armored version of its M-Class SUV, the latest addition to its Guard family of vehicles.

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Five-Point Inspection: 2013 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

This Week’s Five-Point Inspection takes a look at the soon-to-be-overhauled Mercedes-Benz E-Class, what we love about it and what we’d like to see changed.

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Diesel to Surpass Gasoline as Fuel of Choice by 2020: ExxonMobil

According to ExxonMobil’s recently published Outlook For Energy: A View to 2040, diesel will surpass gasoline as the number one global transportation fuel by 2020.

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Diesel Hybrid Fits US Market: Land Rover Exec Says

Fine folks in Europe will get a gift from Land Rover soon: a diesel hybrid version of the 2013 Range Rover. But it won’t be marketed to Americans… for now.

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RAM 1500 Becomes Industry-First Half-Ton Diesel Pickup

Recently emancipated and breaking new ground, Chrysler’s Ram pickup truck brand just announced that the RAM 1500 pickup truck will be available this year with a diesel V6. 

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Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Praised for Biodiesel Capability

The National Biodiesel Board is commending Chevrolet for offering the its new diesel-powered Cruze compact sedan with an engine capable of burning B20 blended biodiesel fuel.

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2014 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Video, First Look: 2013 Chicago Auto Show

Chevrolet unveiled its diesel sipping Cruze compact at the 2013 Chicago Auto Show yesterday, taking aim at the likes of the Volkswagen Jetta TDI.

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Chevy Cruze Diesel Debuts in Chicago, Targets Jetta

Hoping to cash in on growing diesel demand in the U.S. market, Chevrolet debuted the Cruze Clean Turbo Diesel today in Chicago.

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