Tag Archives: Diesel


First Drive: 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel

The new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel goes on sale soon with its new 2.8 liter four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine, a powerplant also available in the GMC Canyon. Our test vehicles were…


Will Nissan build a Cummins powered Armada or NV-Series?

At our recent Cummins assembly plant media tour to see the new 5.0 V8 diesel engines being assembled for the upcoming 2016 Nissan Titan XD, our airport shuttle vehicles had…


Driven: 2016 Ford F-Series Super Duty Power Stroke

With the now legendary Ford F-Series Super Duty due to be replaced next year with an all-new aluminum bodied truck, we got to test the last of a generation in…


Tech look: 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Duramax diesel

Coming to dealers this fall, the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Duramax diesel midsize pickup truck brings to North America some well proven hardware that’s been trotting the globe for some time….


New Chevrolet Cruze Diesel to arrive for 2017

The all-new 2016 Chevrolet Cruze was unveiled this week, larger and lighter than before, and more fuel efficient. It was also announced a Chevrolet Cruze diesel will continue to be…

2016 GLE – Euro Spec

2016 Mercedes-Benz GLE300d 4MATIC debuts

The latest Mercedes-Benz to fall in line with the brand’s new nomenclature and styling brush is the mid-sized crossover SUV series previously known as the ML-Class. Here we see 2016…


Not for America: Volvo V60 D5 diesel hybrid

Volvo has been building diesel hybrid V60’s for a while for other markets and continues with the new V60 D5 “Twin Engine” which makes its Geneva Motor Show debut this…


Range Rover and Range Rover Sport to offer diesel

Last year while on a drive event, I asked a Land Rover representative if they were going to offer diesel engines in their vehicles here and he just smiled. The…


2015 Ford F-450 Super Duty gets 31,200 lb tow rating

The truck wars are almost as heady as the muscle car wars, as each year the Big Three tussle for top position in not speed, but tow and payload ratings….