The USA is a big country: thereâ€™s 9,826,000 square miles, and 307 million people. By comparison, Europe covers just 3,930,000 miles, yet thereâ€™s 852 million people there. Cram that many more people into an area thatâ€™s a third the size of the U.S., and you could see where … [Read more...] about Review Roundup: 2011 Audi A3 Clean Diesel TDI
Looking for a list of the most fuel efficient diesel pickup and SUV models in the US market that get the best gas mileage? You've come to the right place. Americans love their SUVs. Theyâ€™re tall, so mom has a commanding view of the road, and theyâ€™re big enough to haul a … [Read more...] about Best Gas Mileage 2011 Diesel Pickups and SUVs
The reason that you don't see more diesels on US roads has to do with economics. Money makes the world go 'round, and as you'd expect, it's the main reason for our "diesel deficiency". In the United States, the federal government taxes every gallon of fuel sold. And historically, … [Read more...] about Subaru Diesel Cars: Why You Can’t Buy One in the USA
Two summers ago (in 2008), I bought a used 2007 Prius. But it wasn't my first choice of automobile. You see, what I really wanted to buy was a white 2009 Volkswagen TDI Jetta or Jetta wagon. They were just coming out in the US, and there was a big waiting list. I put down … [Read more...] about Volkswagen TDI real life diesel gas mileage: wow!