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Volkswagen Admits It Cheated Emissions Test - 11 Million Cars Affected
Volkswagen Admits It Cheated Emissions Test - 11 Million Cars Affected

Volkswagen has confirmed that engine management software on some of its diesel-powered models allowed it to cheat emissi...

Sep 22, 2015 (1 year ago)


JLR Teams Up With Ford And Tata To Test Connected Vehicle Technology

TUE, 25 OCT, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover will join two other carmakers in a wide-reaching test of connected vehicle technologies, concentrating on three areas of research.

Small Turbo Engines Could Be Replaced By Larger Units In Pursuit Of Lower Emissions

WED, 19 OCT, 2016

Large four-cylinder engines, small V8s and turbocharged three-cylinder donks - all have been trialled over the years as carmakers seek the ultimate...

Volkswagen To Launch Particulate Filters For Petrol Engines

FRI, 5 AUG, 2016

The Volkswagen Group is following the lead of its German rival Mercedes-Benz in introducing particulate filters for petrol engines.

Peugeot And Citroen Release More “Real World” Fuel Figures

THU, 7 JUL, 2016

The PSA Group, the parent company of Citroen, Peugeot and DS Automobiles, has published a second set of “real world” fuel consumption f...

Volkswagen Australia Reassures Customers Affected By Dieselgate Emissions Scandal As Compensation Packages For US Owners Loom

FRI, 24 JUN, 2016

Rumours are building that Volkswagen North America will pay up to US$7000 in compensation to owners of cars affected by the on-going "Dieselga...

Volkswagen Emissions Fix For EA189 Engine Approved In Germany

MON, 13 JUN, 2016

Volkswagen’s solution for its 2.0 litre EA189 diesel engine in its home country of Germany has been approved by authorities, as the fallout f...

Haval Ditches The Diesel With New Petrol-Auto Strategy

THU, 2 JUN, 2016

Haval has declared that the diesel’s days are numbered, as the carmaker outlines a new strategy that will see all of its models powered by pe...

Mercedes-Benz Invests $4.6 Billion In Cleaner Combustion Engine Technology

MON, 30 MAY, 2016

While Mercedes-Benz sees EV and hybrid technology as a long-term future for motoring, that hasn’t stopped it from investing &e...

Fuel Consumption, Emissions Performance And Other Fairy Tales

MON, 23 MAY, 2016

First the Volkswagen Group, then Mitsubishi, and now most recently Suzuki (er… kind of), have admitted to fudging fuel consumption and/or em...

Nissan Qashqai Using Emissions Defeat Device Says Korean Authorities - Nissan Denies Wrongdoing

WED, 18 MAY, 2016

Nissan’s Qashqai SUV is the latest car to undergo scrutiny from the environment cops after South Korean authorities accused Nissan of manipul...



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