German state appealing ban on diesels

4 Oct
2018 Porsche Panamera 4S Diesel Sport TurismoThe German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg is set to appeal a ruling that would prohibit diesel vehicles from entering the capital city of Stuttgart. The ban, which was slated to begin at the start of 2018, will now be suspended while the appeal process takes place. German environmental lobby Deutsche Umwelthilfe (DUH) filed the original lawsuit late...

Diesel deathwatch: No one wants diesels in Germany, either

25 Aug
2011 Volkswagen Golf TDIGermans have had a long, lusty love affair with diesels. While motorists in some parts of the world have largely ignored diesel vehicles (looking at you, America), in Germany, consumers have snapped them up as quickly as homegrown companies like BMW and Mercedes-Benz could turn them out. But not anymore. New reports indicate that $5.3 billion...