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A study released March 13 revealed new diesel cars sold in the UK are 21 percent less polluting and 27 percent more economical than they were in 2003. The study also stated in the past decade, the increasing number of diesel cars fitted with advanced components, such as common-rail diesel and Start-Stop, have benefited from […]

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Could a new type of catalytic converter cut fuel consumption and car manufacturing costs? It may soon be according to a scientist from Imperial College London (ICL). The college announced Dr Benjamin Kingsbury has designed a new catalytic converter that could cut fuel consumption and manufacturing costs. According to ICL, tests suggest that the new […]

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The new Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid has gained UK’s OLEV (Office for Low Emission Vehicles) Grant approval. Only a select handful of cars qualify for the UK Government-backed program, which entitles customers of qualifying ULEV (Ultra-Low Emission Vehicles) models to a 25 percent grant towards the cost of the car, up to a maximum of […]

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Volkswagen de Mexico announced November 7 a new investment of $118 million to mark the start of the second stage of its engine plant located in the Guanajuato Puerto Interior industrial park. VW explained the additional funding will be used to manufacture new components that will be used in a new version of the EA888 […]

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Early this month, during the Geneva Motor Show, the Volkswagen Group announced for the first time its decision to reduce more than originally intended the fuel consumption of its new vehicle fleet. This decision was put forward once again by Prof. Dr. Martin Winterkorn, chairman of the Executive Board of Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft, during the first […]

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Volkswagen is taking a different approach to offer a greener solution for vehicles’ air conditioners. And, it says, it is taking another important step towards sustainability and environmental protection by choosing CO2 as the future refrigerant for its air conditioning systems. A week ago, at the Geneva International Motor Show, the Volkswagen Group affirmed its […]

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