LONDON -- With Germany already reaching the 40% penetration rate for diesel-powered passenger cars, Volkswagen AG is advancing the growing acceptance of compression-ignition into the luxury sector with its mighty 5L DOHC V-I0 TDI, currently the most powerful passenger-vehicle in the world. Destined for the upcoming VW flagship Concept D high-performance sedan, which will be launched at the Geneva motor show in March, the V-10 turbodiesel develops 313 hp at 4,000 rpm and a massive torque ...

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