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Audi to "more than double" its lineup of clean diesel models in U.S.

Audi A4 TDI – Click above for a high-res image gallery

Audi introduces lighter, more efficient 3.0L V6 turbodiesel, can cut consumption by 20%

At its annual technology day in Ingolstadt yesterday, Audi revealed more information about its redesigned 3.0-liter V6 turbodiesel engine. The refreshed powerplant will be appearing in an array of products from the Volkswagen Group this year, including the new Touareg, Cayenne and the Sam Abuelsamid

Spoiler Alert: Audi's new R15+ racer comes out storming

Allan McNish in Audi R15+ – Click above for high-res image gallery

Autocar samples 2011 Audi A8 TDI, 35.6 mpg (U.S.)

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Audi to U.S. politicians: Diesels > hybrids and EVs

Audi A3 1.6 TDI - Click above for high-res image gallery

All Grown Up: Audi celebrates 20th birthday of TDI

Audi A3 TDI – Click above for high-res image gallery

All Grown Up: Audi celebrates 20th birthday of TDI

Audi A3 TDI – Click above for high-res image gallery

REPORT: Audi of America president de Nysschen calls Chevy Volt "a car for idiots," slams electric vehicles

Audi of America President Johan de Nysschen is a big fan of diesels (no surprise), and during a recent chat with veteran auto journo Lawrence Ulrich, de Nysschen imparted a few choice morsels on the pitfalls of electric cars, with an extra helping of wrath aimed at the Chevrolet Volt.

Audi of America president calls Chevy Volt "a car for idiots," slams electric vehicles

When an automotive executive says something brash and outrageous, we sometimes call it "Going Lutz." The green car world has it's own special phrase – "Going Musk" – and we always look forward to the next item that makes us go, "Huh? Really?" They're so much more excit

2009 Audi Q7 TDI priced at $50,900

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Audi hitting the road in cross-country diesel Mileage Marathon

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Autoblog Green Podcast #21

It's tales from the road for episode #21 of the AutoblogGreen Podcast. Sebastian got a peek behind the curtain at GM to see the Chevrolet Volt, and Sam jet-setted to sample wares from Audi and BMW. Hybrids, diesels, EVs, and more – plus, we wrap up with an interview with Tesla's Daryl Siry for a total of 43 minutes. Thanks for listening!

Diesel's on our doorstep: Audi lays out TDI intitiative for the U.S.

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 Chris Shunk

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