Engines http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53422/more en ’16 Nissan Titan XD http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-nissan-titan-xd <div class="node-body gallery-body">With the supremely capable 5.0L, the Titan XD can go anywhere, do anything. Most importantly, this twin-turbo V-8 may be a plow in fertile terrain, helping Nissan cultivate a small patch of neglected turf in the ground war that is the U.S. pickup market.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-nissan-titan-xd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/16-nissan-titan-xd#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Test Drives North America Industry North America - Regional Diesel U.S. Japan Test Drives Dealer Diesel Exterior Fuel Economy Lighting Product Development Vehicle Interiors Test Drives Mon, 30 Nov 2015 11:03:00 +0000 1406471 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Titan XD slams sideways into tall curb in durability test at Nissan&#39;s Arizona proving grounds.</strong></p> JLR Engine Plant Already Expanding http://wardsauto.com/engines/jlr-engine-plant-already-expanding <div class="node-body article-body">In just 12 months, the West Midlands-based facility has moved from prototype production to full-scale manufacturing of more than 50,000 engines a year. The center builds the low-emissions Ingenium 2.0L diesel 4-cyl.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/engines/jlr-engine-plant-already-expanding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/engines/jlr-engine-plant-already-expanding#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production Europe Engines Industry Diesel Europe United Kingdom Diesel Emissions Engine Fuel Economy Gasoline Supercharger Turbocharger Wed, 25 Nov 2015 12:39:00 +0000 1409591 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>New Jaguar F-Pace CUV will offer 2.0L Ingenium diesel in Europe.</strong></p> U.K. Arm Proposes Scheme to Get Diesels Off Roads http://wardsauto.com/industry/uk-arm-proposes-scheme-get-diesels-roads <div class="node-body article-body">Tens of thousands premature deaths are linked to illegal levels of air pollution from vehicles, a government official says, with diesels seen as a primary culprit.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/uk-arm-proposes-scheme-get-diesels-roads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/uk-arm-proposes-scheme-get-diesels-roads#comments Public Politics Europe Engines Industry Diesel United Kingdom Diesel Emissions Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:37:00 +0000 1408521 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>U.K. committee calls for diesel-scrappage program.</strong></p> Emissions Scandal Not Hurting Sales, VW Says http://wardsauto.com/emissions-scandal-not-hurting-sales-vw-says <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The automaker says it "cannot confirm" a report in a German newspaper that sales have collapsed since it admitted to understating carbon-dioxide-emissions levels in some cars.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/emissions-scandal-not-hurting-sales-vw-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology Engines Industry Insights & Analysis Germany Technology Data & Insights Emissions Engines Sales Results Sat, 21 Nov 2015 15:02:00 +0000 1407851 at http://wardsauto.com EC Gives VW Until Year's End to Provide CO2 Data http://wardsauto.com/ec-gives-vw-until-years-end-provide-co2-data <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The European Union's executive branch turned down the automaker's request for extra time to provide information regarding "irregularities" in reporting carbon-dioxide emissions.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/ec-gives-vw-until-years-end-provide-co2-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Engines Industry Germany Technology Emissions Engines European Commission Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:57:00 +0000 1407051 at http://wardsauto.com Power Boost Punches Up ’17 Lincoln MKZ Refresh http://wardsauto.com/industry/power-boost-punches-17-lincoln-mkz-refresh <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Lincoln refreshes its MKZ midsize luxury sedan for 2017 with a bold new face and a 400-hp twin-turbo V-6 under the hood. The MKZ goes on sale in early summer 2016.</div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/power-boost-punches-17-lincoln-mkz-refresh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/power-boost-punches-17-lincoln-mkz-refresh#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America Engines Industry U.S. Technology Lincoln 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show Exterior Gasoline Wed, 18 Nov 2015 18:03:00 +0000 1404921 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;17 Lincoln MKZ features new grille, 400-hp engine.</strong></p> Fiata? Fiat Revives 124 Spider With Help From Mazda http://wardsauto.com/industry/fiata-fiat-revives-124-s3322741er-help-mazda <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fiat resurrects the beloved 124 Spider, unveiling it at the Los Angeles auto show prior to a summer 2016 introduction to the U.S. market. The ’17 124 Spider is built on a Mazda MX-5 chassis but features Fiat’s 1.4L turbocharged engine. </div> <p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/industry/fiata-fiat-revives-124-s3322741er-help-mazda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/industry/fiata-fiat-revives-124-s3322741er-help-mazda#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Dealers Sales & Marketing Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Engines Industry Interiors U.S. Vehicle Architecture/Chassis Technology Italy Technology Dealer Fiat 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show Automatic Exterior Fiat-Chrysler: What's Next Gasoline Interior Manual Product Development Suspension Turbocharger Vehicle Interiors Wed, 18 Nov 2015 05:01:00 +0000 1401101 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&rsquo;17 Fiat 124 Spider shows off its Italian flair.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> U.K. Says VW Must Pay for Repeat Vehicle Tests http://wardsauto.com/uk-says-vw-must-pay-repeat-vehicle-tests <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Transport Minister Patrick McLoughlin says the automaker has been advised it will have to pay for new Vehicle Certification Agency tests to ensure VW cars conform to U.K. emissions standards. </div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/uk-says-vw-must-pay-repeat-vehicle-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Engines Industry Diesel Technology United Kingdom Diesel Emissions Tue, 17 Nov 2015 11:45:00 +0000 1402831 at http://wardsauto.com REFILE-UPDATE 1-VW says CO2 cheats affect more petrol engines than previously disclosed http://wardsauto.com/refile-update-1-vw-says-co2-cheats-affect-more-petrol-engines-previously-disclosed <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>(Refiles to add UPDATE 1 tag to headline)</p> <p>BERLIN, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Volkswagen manipulated the carbon dioxide (CO2) emission levels of more petrol-powered vehicles than previously disclosed, a spokesman for the carmaker said on Monday.</p> <p>VW said on Nov. 3 it had understated the level of CO2 emissions in about 800,000 cars sold mainly in Europe, and consequently their fuel usage.</p></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/refile-update-1-vw-says-co2-cheats-affect-more-petrol-engines-previously-disclosed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Engines Industry Germany Technology Emissions Gasoline Mon, 16 Nov 2015 17:53:44 +0000 1402171 at http://wardsauto.com VW Scandal Prompts U.K. Inquiry Into Testing Protocols http://wardsauto.com/vw-scandal-prompts-uk-inquiry-testing-protocols <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">Members of Parliament want to determine whether the current procedures for testing vehicle emissions, noise and performance meet standards established by the European Union, and whether they reflect "real-world" driving.</div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vw-scandal-prompts-uk-inquiry-testing-protocols" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Europe Vehicles & Technology Engines Industry Diesel Technology United Kingdom Diesel Emissions Mon, 16 Nov 2015 13:31:00 +0000 1401741 at http://wardsauto.com