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Detroit '08 Preview: BMW does diesel, will show US-spec X5 xDrive35d and 335d

by John Neff (RSS feed) on Jan 3rd, 2008 at 2:05PM

click above to view more high-res imagesRemember when we told you that "Blue" might become the new "Green" in automotive environmentalism? Here's more proof. BMW will be debuting two new diesel-powered models for the U.S. market at the 2008 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, and the name of the technology behind the new-for-U.S. diesel powerplant is BMW Advanced Diesel with BluePerformance. The two vehicles in question are the X5 xDrive35d and the 335d, both of which will be powered by BMW's award-winning twin-turbocharged 3.0L inline-six cylinder diesel that's also sold in... Read More

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