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    Official: BMW 328d confirmed for New York debut
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    Late last year, some of BMW's future diesel plans for the US market were leaked, and we learned that a diesel-powered version of the 3 Series sedan (pictured above in 335i guise) would be coming in the first quarter of 2013. That report appears to be holding true, as BMW has just confirmed the ...

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    Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #291
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    Chris Shunk's last show, BMW Diesels, Jeep Grand Cherokee moose test, Malibu Eco dislike, smaller Nissan Z Episode #290 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week is a sad one, since it's Chris Shunk's last show before moving on from Autoblog. Chris, Dan, and Zach are joined by Autoblog ...

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    Report: Pair of diesels headed for BMW U.S. dealers
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    BMW first introduced the North American market to diesels way back in 1983, with the introduction of its 524td. Under the hood of the E28 5 Series was the automaker's M21 turbocharged diesel, a 2.4-liter inline-six rated at 115 horsepower and 155 pound-feet of torque. It was mated to a standard ...

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    Report: Diesel-powered BMW 7 Series headed to U.S.
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    According to a report in Car and Driver, the refreshed 2013 BMW 7 Series will be offered with diesel power here in the Untied States. The flagship BMW will be powered by the same 3.0-liter turbo-diesel inline-six that's found elsewhere in the Roundel lineup, though as of this moment, it's still ...

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    Official: BMW reveals new 6 Series diesel with xDrive
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    BMW and its commitment to maximizing the potential of every model continues with the 2012 640d xDrive. It's the first time the 6 Series has used a diesel engine, and it sound like it won't disappoint if 'sporty' and 'oil-burning' are your prerogatives: the 3.0-liter inline six with TwinPower ...

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    Report: New BMW 328i actually more fuel efficient than old 335d diesel
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    Saying automotive journalists like diesel sedans is like arguing the color pink is going to do well with the 5-year-old-girl demographic this quarter. You're not going to find too many dissenting voices. So, it should be no surprise that we love ourselves some BMW 335d. With plenty of power and ...

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    Report: New BMW-Toyota deal doesn't include diesels for Lexus
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    Automotive News reports Lexus won't be getting any diesel engines from BMW as part of the new collaboration between parent company Toyota and the German automaker. BMW and Toyota are set to team up on next-generation green technology, though the two will apparently stick to crafting a new ...

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    Rumormill: 2012 BMW 550dx to be AWD torquemonster with 516 lb-ft
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    A BMW dealer in the Netherlands has leaked what it says is a tasty bit of information on the upcoming diesel 5 Series. According to 5post.com, the vehicle will boast a tri-turbo inline six-cylinder oil burner good for around 381 horsepower. That number is a far cry from the 500-pony speculation ...

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    Video: Local Motors Rally Fighter channels its inner General Lee
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    2010 Local Motors Rally Fighter – Click above to see video after the jump
    Local Motors hasn't generated a whole lot of publicity since it debuted its crowd-sourced Rally Fighter off-road coupe at last year's SEMA show, but that doesn't mean the small-scale, forward-thinking builder hasn't ...

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    Rumormill: BMW may bring diesel 5 Series to America
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    2011 BMW 5 Series – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The new 2011 BMW 5 Series hasn't even gone on sale yet here in North America but there are now reports that BMW might add a diesel engine option. According to Inside Line, BMW will add diesel engine options to two more models in ...

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    Carbon Motors to use BMW diesel in new E7 police car
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    Carbon Motors E7 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Back in 2007 when Carbon Motors announced it would build the first purpose-designed police vehicle, the spec sheet called for a twin-turbocharged inline-six cylinder diesel engine. As any existing automaker will tell you, certifying ...

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    Essen 2009: AC Schnitzer gives BMW 123d the police package treatment [w/VIDEO]
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    AC Schnitzer BMW 123d Tune It Safe! police concept - Click above for high-res image gallery
    High performance vehicles like Porsche 911s being used for pursuit duty on Germany's autobahn is nothing new. As such, in order order to grab the attention of Essen Motor Show attendees, the Tune It Safe! ...

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    REPORT: BMW plans to offer four-cylinder diesels in the U.S.
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    BMW X5 xDrive35d – Click above for high-res image gallery
    To mechanics of the Seventies, the phrase "Oldmobile 350 Diesel" is enough to cause heart palpitations. For many Americans, that particular engine was their first – and most definitely last – exposure to diesel. Doomed ...

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    Rumormill: BMW looking at cheaper 5 Series Gran Turismo, rules out M model
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    BMW 535i Gran Turismo – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The famed automotive pot-stirrers at Autocar are at it again. According to two blurbs from the UK publication, BMW's new 5 Series Gran Turismo may spawn at least one less costly, less powerful variant, but a high-performance M ...

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    BMW to introduce more powerful and efficient version of twin-turbo 3.0-liter diesel
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    BMW has just announced an upgraded version of its 3.0-liter inline six-cylinder diesel engine. The new version retains the same displacement, yet output for the European spec version is increased from 286 horsepower and 428 lb-ft of torque to 306 hp and 442 lb-ft. At the same time, fuel consumption ...

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    BMW considering diesel 7-series for U.S.
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2009 BMW 7 Series
    While we were visiting with BMW at the LA Auto Show, the automaker made a big deal about its diesel engines, suggesting that the oil-burners would be an alternative to hybrids in the United States just as they are in European ...

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    BMW announces 335d and X5 xDrive35d pricing
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    Click above for high-res gallery of the 2009 BMW 335d
    BMW announced pricing for its all-new 2009 diesel models during a live webcast today. Fitted under the hood of the 335d and X5 xDrive35d will be a 3.0-liter twin-turbo diesel rated at 265 hp and 425 lb-ft of torque (BMW's own flagship 6.0-liter ...

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    Rumormill: BMW diesels on sale in the U.S. mid-October
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    Click above for more images of BMW's new diesels The BMW X5 xDrive35d and 335d, both revealed live at the Detroit Auto Show, will be coming to the States in mid-October according to the latest rumor. The common engine will be BMW's dual turbocharged 3.0L inline-six diesel, good for 265 hp and 425 ...

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

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    Diesel's on our doorstep: Audi lays out TDI intitiative for the U.S.
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    While Japanese automakers have the hybrid lead, the front-runners in diesel are companies of German descent. Mercedes is bringing home the bacon with BLUETEC, BMW is slapping twin turbochargers onto a 3.0-liter diesel, and Volkswagen will implement BlueMotion into five different VWs. Audi intends ...

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