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Volvo XC40 Drops Diesel Engines in the UK, Focuses on Hybrids
Volvo XC40 Drops Diesel Engines in the UK, Focuses on Hybrids

18 Aug 2020, 20:09 UTC / Volvo has kicked diesel like a bad habit. It's not surprising, since the Swedish automaker was among the first to embrace electrification

 
2021 BMW 7 Series Gets New Diesel Options with Mild Hybrid Tech
2021 BMW 7 Series Gets New Diesel Options with Mild Hybrid Tech

18 Jun 2020, 09:06 UTC / 2021 BMW 7 Series gets fitted with new diesel engines using mild-hybrid technology, allows for both increase in power and better fuel consumption

 
Bosch Employees Investigated In Daimler Probe, This Sounds Familiar
Bosch Employees Investigated In Daimler Probe, This Sounds Familiar

25 May 2017, 15:12 UTC / Several Bosch employees have been questioned by German investigators. The discussions were part of the inquiry started at Daimler regarding diesel engines

 
German Police Raid 11 Daimler Offices In Its Homeland
German Police Raid 11 Daimler Offices In Its Homeland

24 May 2017, 11:24 UTC / Daimler has confirmed a report that announced that its offices were raided by the police. The automaker has explained it is cooperating with authorities

 
FCA Gets Sued by Department of Justice, Says It Is Disappointed
FCA Gets Sued by Department of Justice, Says It Is Disappointed

24 May 2017, 09:55 UTC / Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has a civil lawsuit filed against it by the Environmental Division of the US Department of Justice. It's about diesel emissions

 
Daimler Ditches Plans To Gain U.S. Approval for MY2017 Diesel Cars
Daimler Ditches Plans To Gain U.S. Approval for MY2017 Diesel Cars

10 May 2017, 15:51 UTC / Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, has decided against attempting to receive the approval for selling MY2017 diesels in the USA

 
Jaguar Land Rover Boss Says Diesels Are Not That Bad, They Need A Future
Jaguar Land Rover Boss Says Diesels Are Not That Bad, They Need A Future

8 May 2017, 09:50 UTC / Ralf Speth, the CEO of Jaguar Land Rover, has stated that the current "demonization" of diesels is not justified. He thinks there is a future for oil burners

 
Mercedes-Benz Might Not Sell Diesels In The USA, MY2017 Cars Not Approved by EPA
Mercedes-Benz Might Not Sell Diesels In The USA, MY2017 Cars Not Approved by EPA

14 Apr 2017, 11:20 UTC / Mercedes-Benz is undecided whether to continue pursuing its diesel engine offering on the American market. Its MY2017 diesels have not been approved by the EPA

 
Stuttgart Plans To Temporarily Ban Some Diesel Vehicles In the City Center
Stuttgart Plans To Temporarily Ban Some Diesel Vehicles In the City Center

24 Feb 2017, 16:25 UTC / The German town of Stuttgart, home of Porsche and Mercedes-Benz, has decided to start a plan that will temporarily ban diesel-engined cars from its center

 
French Authorities Investigate Renault Emissions, Company Denies Wrongdoing
French Authorities Investigate Renault Emissions, Company Denies Wrongdoing

13 Jan 2017, 17:34 UTC / Renault's diesel engines are under the spotlight of French authorities. The company denied any wrongdoing, but its share value has decreased today

 
Volkswagen And Bosch Requested The Court To Keep Their Documents Private
Volkswagen And Bosch Requested The Court To Keep Their Documents Private

27 Sep 2016, 09:39 UTC / The lawyers representing Volkswagen And Bosch have separately requested multiple U.S. judges to deny any document requests related to the Dieselgate case

 
Study Reveals Volkswagen Sells The Cleanest Euro 6 Diesels In Europe
Study Reveals Volkswagen Sells The Cleanest Euro 6 Diesels In Europe

19 Sep 2016, 16:53 UTC / A study made for the first anniversary of the Dieselgate scandal has shown that Volkswagen seems to have the cleanest Euro 6 diesels sold in Europe. Surprised?

 
German Investigators Open Older Case For Dieselgate Evidence
German Investigators Open Older Case For Dieselgate Evidence

26 Aug 2016, 13:34 UTC / An older case, where a Bosch employee stole engine management software in an attempt to sell it to others, has come into attention for German investigators

 
French Government Denies Accusations of Being "Soft" On Renault Investigation
French Government Denies Accusations of Being "Soft" On Renault Investigation

25 Aug 2016, 08:18 UTC / A report from the Financial Times claimed that the French government had neglected to mention some findings from an investigation on Renault. They denied it

 
Diesel Brothers TV Stars Face Lawsuit From Environmental Group
Diesel Brothers TV Stars Face Lawsuit From Environmental Group

29 Jul 2016, 15:47 UTC / A popular TV series that follows a business focused on tuning diesel engines has attracted unwanted attention. An environmental group wants to sue the stars

 
Mazda' CEO Still Wants To Launch Diesels In USA
Mazda' CEO Still Wants To Launch Diesels In USA

23 Jul 2016, 13:13 UTC / Mazda's CEO has woes to launch a range of diesel engines in the USA while he's still at the helm of the company. No actual deadline has been presented

 
Volkswagen's Diesel Cheat Was "Open Secret," Says Volvo Executive
Volkswagen's Diesel Cheat Was "Open Secret," Says Volvo Executive

30 Jun 2016, 10:00 UTC / A Volvo executive says that all major players in the automotive industry were aware that Volkswagen was cheating. However, nobody knew how they did it

 
EU Official Thinks VW Should Compensate European TDI Owners Just Like US Clients
EU Official Thinks VW Should Compensate European TDI Owners Just Like US Clients

29 Jun 2016, 11:10 UTC / Volkswagen's recently agreed compensation plan for US Dieselgate-affected cars is making Europeans jealous. An EU commissioner wants VW to replicate the program

 
Volkswagen Receives Deadline Extension For Dieselgate Settlement in The U.S.
Volkswagen Receives Deadline Extension For Dieselgate Settlement in The U.S.

17 Jun 2016, 16:46 UTC / An US Judge has granted Volkswagen a new extension of the deadline for providing a settlement solution for the dieselgate-affected vehicles sold in the country

 
Volkswagen Customers In Korea Will Not Get Buyback Offer
Volkswagen Customers In Korea Will Not Get Buyback Offer

15 Jun 2016, 12:19 UTC / Volkswagen will not offer to buy back its dieselgate-affected vehicles sold in South Korea. The automaker will just fix them as part of a recall