<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Diesel]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/category/diesel<![CDATA[Worldcarfans: Diesel]]>http://content.worldcarfans.co/templates/0/18/images/feedlogo.gifhttp://www.worldcarfans.com/category/diesel<![CDATA[VW Dieselgate fix rejected by regulators]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160113102915/vw-dieselgate-fix-rejected-by-regulatorsThe Dieselgate scandal isn't going away anytime soon as the California Air Resources Board (CARB) has rejected Volkswagen's proposed fix for models equipped with the 2.0-liter TDI four-cylinder diesel engine. ]]>Wed, 13 Jan 2016 22:50:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160113102915/vw-dieselgate-fix-rejected-by-regulators<![CDATA[VW Dieselgate cooperation is reportedly half-hearted]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160109102741/vw-dieselgate-cooperation-is-reportedly-half-heartedVolkswagen has consistently said the company is cooperating with the investigation into the Dieselgate scandal but government officials would beg to differ. ]]>Sat, 09 Jan 2016 02:15:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1160109102741/vw-dieselgate-cooperation-is-reportedly-half-hearted<![CDATA[VW to setup a claims process for Dieselgate]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151218102167/vw-to-setup-a-claims-process-for-dieselgateThe Dieselgate saga continues as Volkswagen has retained an attorney to create and administer an independent claims resolution program for owners of models equipped with the 2.0- and 3.0-liter TDI engines in the United States. ]]>Fri, 18 Dec 2015 20:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151218102167/vw-to-setup-a-claims-process-for-dieselgate<![CDATA[Volkswagen blames Dieselgate on employee misconduct]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151210101909/volkswagen-blames-dieselgate-on-employee-misconductVolkswagen has provided an update into the investigation of the Dieselgate scandal. ]]>Thu, 10 Dec 2015 21:50:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151210101909/volkswagen-blames-dieselgate-on-employee-misconduct<![CDATA[Volkswagen unveils Dieselgate fix in Europe, will require software updates]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151125101436/volkswagen-unveils-dieselgate-fix-in-europe-will-require-software-updatesVolkswagen has unveiled their long-awaited fix for the Dieselgate scandal in Europe. ]]>Wed, 25 Nov 2015 21:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151125101436/volkswagen-unveils-dieselgate-fix-in-europe-will-require-software-updates<![CDATA[Renault fights back against claims the Espace doesn't comply with emissions standards]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151124101400/renault-fights-back-against-claims-the-espace-doesn-t-comply-with-emissions-standardsRenault is fighting back against claims the Espace has nitrogen oxide emissions up to 25 times higher than allowed under Euro 6 regulations. ]]>Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:00:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151124101400/renault-fights-back-against-claims-the-espace-doesn-t-comply-with-emissions-standards<![CDATA[Environmental lobby says Renault Espace 1.6 dCi emissions are up to 25x above limit]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151124101384/environmental-lobby-says-renault-espace-1-6-dci-emissions-are-up-to-25x-above-limitGerman environmental lobby group DUH published a report today concerning the Renault Espace fitted with the 1.6 dCi engine. ]]>Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151124101384/environmental-lobby-says-renault-espace-1-6-dci-emissions-are-up-to-25x-above-limit<![CDATA[Audi A3 TDI owners in United States will also get Goodwill Package]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151123101341/audi-a3-tdi-owners-in-united-states-will-also-get-goodwill-packageAudi of America has announced owners of Audi A3 models equipped with the rigged TDI engine will also get the so-called “Goodwill Package.” ]]>Mon, 23 Nov 2015 16:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151123101341/audi-a3-tdi-owners-in-united-states-will-also-get-goodwill-package<![CDATA[Volkswagen halts production of US-spec diesel Passat for obvious reasons]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151111100939/volkswagen-halts-production-of-us-spec-diesel-passat-for-obvious-reasonVolkswagen of America has announced production of the diesel-powered Passat has been halted. ]]>Wed, 11 Nov 2015 13:20:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151111100939/volkswagen-halts-production-of-us-spec-diesel-passat-for-obvious-reason<![CDATA[Volkswagen begins paying for Dieselgate with $500 gift cards]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151109100894/volkswagen-begins-paying-for-dieselgate-with-500-gift-cardsVolkswagen has routinely apologized for the Dieselgate scandal and they're finally putting their money where their mouth is with a new "Goodwill Package." ]]>Mon, 09 Nov 2015 23:50:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151109100894/volkswagen-begins-paying-for-dieselgate-with-500-gift-cards<![CDATA[BMW boss says company stays committed to diesel engines]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151104100709/bmw-boss-says-company-stays-committed-to-diesel-engineswork in progress ]]>Wed, 04 Nov 2015 01:10:01 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151104100709/bmw-boss-says-company-stays-committed-to-diesel-engines<![CDATA[EPA finds more defeat devices in Audi, Porsche and Volkswagen models]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151103100647/epa-finds-more-defeat-devices-in-audi-porsche-and-volkswagen-modelsThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has determined that thousands of Audi, Porsche and Volkswagen models equipped with a 3.0-liter V6 diesel engine also contain a defeat device. ]]>Tue, 03 Nov 2015 00:00:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151103100647/epa-finds-more-defeat-devices-in-audi-porsche-and-volkswagen-models<![CDATA[Mazda to further delay diesel engines in the US]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151029100556/mazda-to-further-delay-diesel-engines-in-the-usMazda's Kiyoshi Fujiwara has revealed the company plans to offer diesel engines in the United States has suffered another setback. ]]>Thu, 29 Oct 2015 22:40:02 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151029100556/mazda-to-further-delay-diesel-engines-in-the-us<![CDATA[PSA announces plans to reveal real-world fuel economy figures]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151026100409/psa-announces-plans-to-reveal-real-world-fuel-economy-figuresPSA Peugeot Citroen will begin to publish more accurate fuel economy figures of its “main vehicles” which will be tested in real life conditions. ]]>Mon, 26 Oct 2015 16:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151026100409/psa-announces-plans-to-reveal-real-world-fuel-economy-figures<![CDATA[Opel fights back against alleged emissions cheating]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151023100367/opel-fights-back-against-alleged-emissions-cheatingOpel is fighting back against allegations that the Zafira doesn't comply with emissions standards. ]]>Fri, 23 Oct 2015 23:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151023100367/opel-fights-back-against-alleged-emissions-cheating<![CDATA[Volkswagen announces EA288 EU5 and EU6 engines don’t have defeat device ]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151023100334/volkswagen-announces-ea288-eu5-and-eu6-engines-dont-have-defeat-deviceFollowing yesterday’s announcement regarding an investigation of the EA288 engine, Volkswagen has now revealed that both EU5 and EU6 versions are trouble-free. ]]>Fri, 23 Oct 2015 12:42:13 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151023100334/volkswagen-announces-ea288-eu5-and-eu6-engines-dont-have-defeat-device<![CDATA[Volkswagen CEO states the obvious: dieselgate bill could be higher than the €6.5 billion allocated]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151022100307/volkswagen-ceo-states-the-obvious-dieselgate-bill-could-be-higher-than-the-eur6-5-billion-aVolkswagen’s newly appointed CEO Matthias Müller says he expects the TDI scandal to generate a much higher bill than originally estimated. ]]>Thu, 22 Oct 2015 12:05:35 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151022100307/volkswagen-ceo-states-the-obvious-dieselgate-bill-could-be-higher-than-the-eur6-5-billion-a<![CDATA[Bentley confirms diesel Bentayga will get e-turbo tech from Audi SQ7]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151020100277/bentley-confirms-diesel-bentayga-will-get-e-turbo-tech-from-audi-sq7A lead engineer at Bentley has announced the diesel Bentayga will employ e-turbo technology. ]]>Tue, 20 Oct 2015 15:40:29 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151020100277/bentley-confirms-diesel-bentayga-will-get-e-turbo-tech-from-audi-sq7<![CDATA[Cadillac diesel engines are still on track]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151016100170/cadillac-diesel-engines-are-still-on-trackGeneral Motor's Executive Vice President of Global Product Development has revealed the dieselgate scandal won't dissuade them from offering diesel engines in the United States. ]]>Fri, 16 Oct 2015 18:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151016100170/cadillac-diesel-engines-are-still-on-track<![CDATA[Dieselgate investigation reportedly finds at least 30 managers were involved]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151014100096/dieselgate-investigation-reportedly-finds-at-leastThe dieselgate scandal continues to evolve as Spiegel is reporting that at least 30 managers knew about Volkswagen's emissions cheating effort. ]]>Wed, 14 Oct 2015 20:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151014100096/dieselgate-investigation-reportedly-finds-at-least<![CDATA[Dieselgate movie in the works]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151013100050/dieselgate-movie-in-the-worksDieselgate is headed to a movie theater near you as Paramount Pictures and actor Leonardo DiCaprio's Appian Way Productions have reportedly acquired the movie rights to an upcoming book based on the scandal. ]]>Tue, 13 Oct 2015 20:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/1151013100050/dieselgate-movie-in-the-works<![CDATA[Chevrolet considering more diesel-powered models for the US]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100699814/chevrolet-considering-more-diesel-powered-models-forChevrolet is reportedly considering offering additional diesel-powered models in the United States. ]]>Wed, 07 Oct 2015 01:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100699814/chevrolet-considering-more-diesel-powered-models-for<![CDATA[Volkswagen of America CEO to be hauled before Congress]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100299694/volkswagen-of-america-ceo-to-be-hauled-before-congressThe United States House of Representatives' Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations has announced plans to grill Volkswagen Group of America CEO Michael Horn during a hearing on October 8th. ]]>Fri, 02 Oct 2015 22:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100299694/volkswagen-of-america-ceo-to-be-hauled-before-congress<![CDATA[Audi launches new VIN checking tool for models affected by dieselgate]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100299690/audi-launches-new-vin-checking-tool-for-models-affectedAudi has launched a new website which will enable owners to quickly see if their vehicle is involved in the dieselgate scandal. ]]>Fri, 02 Oct 2015 21:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115100299690/audi-launches-new-vin-checking-tool-for-models-affected<![CDATA[Chevrolet Colorado / GMC Canyon diesels could be delayed due to more thorough testing]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115092999550/chevrolet-colorado--gmc-canyon-diesels-could-be-delayedThe increased scrutiny of diesel engines could delay the launch of the diesel-powered Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon. ]]>Tue, 29 Sep 2015 21:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115092999550/chevrolet-colorado--gmc-canyon-diesels-could-be-delayed<![CDATA[Volkswagen diesel fix to be unveiled next month, will require a "service procedure"]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115092999546/volkswagen-diesel-fix-to-be-unveiled-next-month-willVolkswagen has released new details about their plan to "correct the emissions characteristics" of models equipped with EA 189 diesel engines. ]]>Tue, 29 Sep 2015 19:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115092999546/volkswagen-diesel-fix-to-be-unveiled-next-month-will<![CDATA[Cadillac diesel engines set to arrive in 2019]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115081997976/cadillac-diesel-engines-set-to-arrive-in-2019Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen has revealed some new details about the company's upcoming four- and six-cylinder diesel engines. ]]>Thu, 20 Aug 2015 01:00:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115081997976/cadillac-diesel-engines-set-to-arrive-in-2019<![CDATA[G-Power tunes the BMW 435d xDrive Coupe to 380 PS]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072497046/g-power-tunes-the-bmw-435d-xdrive-coupe-to-380-psG-Power has introduced their new tuning program for the BMW 435d xDrive Coupe. ]]>Sat, 25 Jul 2015 00:20:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115072497046/g-power-tunes-the-bmw-435d-xdrive-coupe-to-380-ps<![CDATA[Mercedes C 250 d 4MATIC sets a new record at Pikes Peak]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115063095970/mercedes-c-250-d-4matic-sets-a-new-record-at-pikesA Mercedes C 250 d 4MATIC has set a new record at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. ]]>Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:30:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115063095970/mercedes-c-250-d-4matic-sets-a-new-record-at-pikes<![CDATA[Opel Insignia gains a new diesel engine & Apple CarPlay compatibility]]>http://www.worldcarfans.com/115063095968/opel-insignia-gains-a-new-diesel-engine--apple-carplayThe Opel Insignia is getting a little long in tooth but that hasn't stopped the company from announcing a series of updates to the model. ]]>Tue, 30 Jun 2015 20:40:00 GMT +2http://www.worldcarfans.com/115063095968/opel-insignia-gains-a-new-diesel-engine--apple-carplay