Diesel ban approved for German cities to cut pollution

The Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig said the cities of Stuttgart and Duesseldorf could legally ban older, more polluting diesel cars from zones worst affected by pollution.

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Eighth month of decline for new cars sales in UK as diesel pulls market down

(REPOST: Autovista Group)For the eighth consecutive month, figures released by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) showed a market falling rapidly, with an 11.2% drop in sales...

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Diesel drivers coshed again! Hundreds of thousands will pay up to £500 extra after Chancellor announces tax rise on new vehicles

(REPOST:DailyMail)Philip Hammond announced higher Vehicle Excise Duty (VED) on new diesel cars yesterday – and a tax rise for owners of diesel company cars.

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VW ordered to appoint independent auditor over Dieselgate as it goes slow on ‘fixes’

(REPOST: Autovista Group)A number of investors are seeking billions of Euros in damages from the vehicle manufacturer, with lobby groups the DSW and SdK in its home country requesting the...

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Those fuel-efficient diesels? Actually worse on lifetime CO2, study says

(REPOST: Green Car Reports)Diesel-powered cars have enjoyed a comfortable market share in Europe for decades, but their decline in popularity continues following numerous diesel-emission cheating...

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Diesel cars may produce more (not less) CO2 than petrol models

New research published by Transport & Environment (T&E) concludes that the average diesel car may produce more CO2 over its lifetime than a comparable petrol-engined vehicle, reversing the...

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UK diesel car values dive by up to a quarter amid pollution Crackdown

The value of some used diesel cars has dropped by as much as 26% since the start of this year amid a crackdown on older vehicles.

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