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The third-row seat it was tied to is also D.O.A.

The third-row seat it was tied to is also D.O.A.

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Follows ban in Hamburg, with those in Frankfurt and Stuttgart pending

Follows ban in Hamburg, with those in Frankfurt and Stuttgart pending.

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It's part of plans to release 38 eco-friendly vehicles with Kia by 2025

It's part of plans to release 38 eco-friendly vehicles with Kia by 2025.

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The 540d will become a single-year model

The 540d will become a single-year model.

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62 horsepower, four-speed manual transmission, indestructible.

A 1979 Mercedes-Benz 240D W123, which should have been immortal, ends up in a San Francisco Bay Area self-service wrecking yard with a mere 247,348 miles on the odometer.

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Putting the F-150's hauling abilities and Power Stroke diesel to the test

Putting the F-150's hauling capabilities and Power Stroke diesel to the test.

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Authorities hold Stadler in ‘investigative detention,’ afraid he'll try to suppress or change evidence otherwise

Authorities hold Stadler in "investigative detention," afraid he'll try to suppress or change evidence otherwise.

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Report: Daimler's whole fleet of latest Euro 6 vehicles may have them

Report: Daimler's whole fleet of latest Euro 6 vehicles may have them.

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Two engine options, plus a turbo-diesel coming in early 2019

Two engine options, plus a turbo-diesel coming in 2019.

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Hope rekindled that a diesel Mazda will hit American dealers soon

We get it – we're a little sick of getting a few years of assurances that Mazda's much-anticipated diesel engine is just around the corner. First, it was going to go in the 2014 Mazda6. More recently, Mazda told us it'd first land in the CX-5 – and in fact, there's a part of the Mazda USA website devoted to the diesel crossover, which makes it seem more legitimate than previous pronouncements. But the fact of the matter is, there's some unforeseen hiccup in the government approval pr

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European customers get a choice of two diesel mild hybrid systems

European customers get a choice of two diesel mild hybrid systems.

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Ban affects just two busy streets, but it's a first, and others may follow

Ban affects just two busy streets, but it's a first, and others may follow

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It's a fast, exhaust-belching, brick-like raised SUV with huge wheels

Devel Motors has begun testing its Sixty, a 6x6 raised SUV suitable for the coming Ragnarok, and they've taken to the track to demonstrate its usefulness in, uh, outrunning the undead hordes that surely await us all.

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Claims nitrogen oxide drops to one-tenth of Europe's strict limits

Global auto supplier Robert Bosch GmbH says it has developed a new diesel-exhaust management system that can slash emissions of smog-forming gases far below strict new limits set for Europe in 2020, saving automakers from potential driving bans — and maybe saving the diesel engine itself.

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The only solution is full hardware retrofits

German Environment Minister Svenja Schulze has told a newspaper she does not think software updates for diesel vehicles in Germany will be enough to solve air quality problems and that hardware retrofits are the only way to avoid driving bans.

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With no Europe settlement, emissions scandal could cost billions more

Lawyers for more than 50,000 British car owners kicked off a lawsuit against Volkswagen in London's High Court on Tuesday in a battle for compensation over a diesel emissions scandal that has engulfed Europe's largest carmaker since 2015.

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Diesel versions of the Cayenne and possibly Macan will come to Europe

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Bad day for automakers and owners, 'great day for clean air in Germany'

Bad day for automakers and owners, 'great day for clean air in Germany'

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Designed for integration into PHEV and all-electric variants coming later

The 1.5-liter engine is designed for integration into PHEV and all-electric variants

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'Gliders' pollution far exceeds all emissions from Volkswagen scandal

Emissions from 'gliders' dwarf those from Volkswagen's dieselgate scandal.

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