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    Video: Emissions equipment causes DC ambulance to shut down, patient dies
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    Every minute matters when life is on the line. That's why ambulances exist and why we all (well, most of us, anyway) pull over when we see their flashing lights and hear sirens coming our way. And it's also why ambulances need to be as reliable as possible, with maintenance kept up so that they ...

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    Report: Mercedes-Benz S350 Bluetec joining lineup for 2011
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    2010 Mercedes-Benz S400 Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Mercedes-Benz has confirmed to Autoblog that the S400 hybrid won't remain the only efficiency-minded member of the S-Class family for long. The S350 Bluetec will be coming to the U.S. market for 2011 as the first diesel ...

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    Quick Spin: 2009 Porsche Cayenne Diesel delivers torque and efficiency with negligible compromise
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    Porsche Cayenne Diesel - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Porsche sells no fewer than seven different Cayenne models in the U.S. All share the same unibody platform and permanent all-wheel drive system, but each is differentiated by its powerplant, brakes, suspension, and accessory list. ...

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    New diesels won't run when the urea tanks is dry
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    Click above for a high-res gallery of the MB GL320 BlueTEC
    Owners of the new crop of clean diesels will have another maintenance item to concern themselves with if their new cars are equipped with urea injection. The EPA requires that all diesels meet strict new emissions standards, which almost ...

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    BMW has a plan for diesels in the U.S.
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    Matt Davis, the European Editor over at Winding Road, was able to get the low down on BMW's strategy to offer diesels here in the Land of the Brave.During an event to give U.S. journos a taste of Bimmer's 335d Touring, equipped with a 3-liter bi-turbo diesel, the folks at Winding Road opined the ...

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    Bluetec diesels to be used by (almost) all German automakers
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    The giants of Germany have come together and decided that the best way to develop the potential of diesel in the U.S. is total market dominance. Not with one vehicle, but with one engine.Mercedes' Bluetec diesel came out swinging at the Detroit Auto Show, only to kneed in the groin by California ...

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    Powered by (diesel) Honda
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    In conjunction with Honda's efforts towards bringing a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle to the States in 2008, plans are well underway to do the same thing for diesels that the automaker did for cleaner gasoline engines in the 70s.Diesel-powered vehicles entering the U.S. have to meet stringent emission ...

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    GM grants first drive of its new diesel V8
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    General Motors' recent (and vague) announcement of a new V8 diesel has led to significant speculation, especially with regard to power output and packaging size of the engine. As a preemptive strike against doubters, the company recently allowed Diesel Forecast to take a spin in a Buick Rainer ...

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    BLUETEC diesel fails to meet 50-state emissions requirement
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    Despite telling us back in January that its Mercedes-Benz E320 BLUETEC would be compliant with emissions standards in all 50 states, DaimlerChrysler has announced that it has not reached that goal and the vehicle will only be sold in 45 states when it goes on sale this fall. The five states in ...

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    EPA mulls over urea-injection rules
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    The Environmental Protection Agency is considering a variety of rules that it might apply to urea injection for diesel engines, and is said to ready to issue rules for such emission-control devices in upcoming weeks. The regulations are expected to address potential issues arising with urea ...

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