What is Diesel Exhaust Fluid?

Diesel engines are something of a mystery to many drivers, especially in North America where gasoline is the king of motoring fuels. Of course compression-ignition has a host of benefits compared to spark plug-equipped powerplants, not the least of which is dramatically better efficiency.

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Hyundai Exploring Diesels for US Market

The list of diesel models in U.S. dealerships is steadily growing and Hyundai could be the next automaker to add to that list.

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Range Rovers to Get Diesel Engine Option, 32% MPG Boost

Looking to grow its market share with a fuel efficient new option, Land Rover today announced it will offer a diesel engine in the North American market.

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Diesel Engine Fumes Linked to Autism: Study

Could diesel fumes potentially be hazardous to unborn babies?

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France Plans to Ditch Diesel

When it comes to vehicular fuels two giants come to mine: gasoline and diesel. The former is dominant on this side of the Atlantic while the latter is extremely popular in the old world. Despite this the French government has plans to slowly phase out diesel for use in passenger cars.

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Real-World CAFE Performance Exceeds NHTSA Targets

Corporate Average Fuel Economy, CAFE for short, is a series of regulations designed to improve the efficiency of vehicles sold in the United States. Automakers will be required to average 54.5 miles per gallon by the year 2025.

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Finalists for 'Green Car of the Year' Announced

The folks at Green Car Journal have just released their list of finalists for the 2015 Green Car of the Year award. The group includes a surprising diversity of vehicles from several manufacturers.

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Range Rover Evoque Diesel Under Consideration for US

Land Rover is considering a diesel variant of the Evoque crossover for the U.S. market.

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Top 10 'Forbidden Fruits' of the 2014 Paris Motor Show

Car companies are pretty clever. A lot of time, research and money gets spent before a new product is created.

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Five-Point Inspection: 2015 Audi A8 L TDI Quattro Tiptronic

The A8 is Audi’s flagship model, sitting at the top of its core lineup. Serving a diversity of luxury customers, the car is offered in two different wheelbases with a variety of engine options. There’s a supercharged V6, two flavors of twin-turbocharged V8 and even an exotic W12.

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2015 Mercedes M-Class Migrates to Four-Cylinder Diesel

Mercedes is cutting the diesel V6 from its lineup of M-Class SUVs for the 2015 model year.

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Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon Dealer Arrival Begins

Good news midsize pickup fans! GM just announced its latest entries in the segment, the all-new Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon, are shipping to dealers starting today.

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Why Are Diesels More Efficient Than Gasoline Engines?

Diesel. To many American drivers the “D” word is something of a mystery. It’s associated with construction equipment, tractor trailers and hillbillies “rollin’ coal” in their modified pickups, spewing more black smoke than a burning pile of used tires.

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Jaguar XE Revealed in First Official Photograph

Jaguar just released the first photo of its new XE compact luxury sedan without any kind of camouflage to cover its sheet metal.

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Top 10 Most Fuel-Efficient Non-Hybrid Family Sedans

Midsize sedans are a big deal; this segment is one of the most important in the automotive industry. Corporate fortunes are won or lost on the backs of these versatile, hard-working cars.

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