Industry Articles

Diesel decline sees CO2 emissions rise

Article from the IAAF. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has warned the average CO2 emissions have climbed almost three per cent to 124.5g/km. The rise has been blamed on a diesel sales slump and experts say if CO2 emissions continue to

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Kia hopes to buck trend with cleanest-ever diesel

The Sportage is Kia's global and European best-selling model and here it represents a quarter of the brand's sales. The updated version gets a new front-end design for sharper looks and an EcoDynamics+ power train cuts Co2 emissions by 4pc under the new, strict WLTP

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EU passenger car registrations up 6.1% so far in 2018

ACEA reported over the first eight months of 2018, passenger car registrations across the EU grew by 6.1% to reach 10.8 million units, boosted by a strong summer performance. Spain (+14.6%), France (+8.9%) and Germany (+6.4%) have posted strong results, with a

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What does the future hold for diesel vehicles?

Nozzle Chatter discusses the future for diesel vehicles Today, diesel powers over 90% of all commercial trucks on America's roads. Diesel engines offer: - Proven fuel efficiency - Economical operation - Power - Reliability - Durability -

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120 years of diesel

Past 9th August 1898, the first patent was issued by a French engineer, Rudolf Diesel’s, for an efficient, slow burning, compression ignition, internal combustion engine.   Today A dozen decades after its invention, diesels remain as the prime mover,

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