ARTICLES RELATING TO DIESEL

Hyundai's new sedan to battle BMW, Audi

2014-06-02 08:19

Hyundai hopes to fend off surging imports from the likes of BMW and Audi with two premium sedans just unveiled at the 2014 Busan auto show in Korea.

Navara diesel for US...so what?

2014-04-01 15:10

Nissan diesels to change American driving - good news for the USA, old news for RSA...

Another petrol price blow for consumers

2014-03-28 16:20

Motorists will have to fork out more at the pumps for petrol as the energy department announces another price hike, but the price of diesel is coming down.

Diesel price hike: No escape for firms

2014-02-04 05:30

The 24 cents per litre increase in the diesel price will do more damage than the petrol price hike, says the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Celebrating 120 years of Diesel

2013-08-13 09:01

On August 10 1893 Rudolf Diesel fired up his first compression-ignition engine, one now more commonly known by his surname. We celebrate the 120th anniversary of the first diesel engine!

Diesel grunt for funky Juke

2013-07-30 09:40

The latest edition to Nissan's funky crossover family has arrived in South Africa, expanding its line-up to seven derivatives - meet the new diesel-powered Juke.

Passat smashes fuel-economy record

2013-06-26 07:10

Blogger Wayne Gerdes and engineer Bob Winger conquered all US staes, except Alaska and Hawaii, in a Volkswagen Passat TDI, setting a new fuel-consumption record - 3.02 litres/100km

Honda Civic goes diesel in SA

2013-02-08 18:50

Honda Civic gets turbo-diesel model added to the hatchback range in SA.

Tunland shows its softer side

2013-02-05 07:57

Foton has added an affordable soft-roader version of its Tunland 4x4 to its offerings in South Africa. Will the 4x2 have an impact in the doggedly-loyal bakkie market?

Toyota Raider gets more firepower

2012-12-18 14:54

Toyota's Hilux 2.5 D-4D raised-body Raider double-cab now has the latest 'technologically advanced and more powerful' variable-nozzle turbo diesel engine.

Volvo shows first diesel hybrid

2012-11-20 11:28

Volvo Car is ramping up production of its diesel V60 Plug-in Hybrid ahead of first customer deliveries in early 2013.

Cayenne S diesel: 850Nm slugger

2012-09-12 14:44

Porsche is to launch a 4.2 diesel V8 sport variant of its monstrous SUV. Check out the 281kW/850Nm Cayenne S diesel.

Cayenne S diesel: 850Nm slugger

2012-09-12 13:32

Porsche is to launch a 4.2 diesel V8 sport variant of its monstrous SUV. Check out the 281kW/850Nm Cayenne S diesel.

Petrol price to spike next week

2012-01-27 13:18

The price of petrol will go up by more than 30c a litre, bringing the cost of fuel close to R11/litre in inland areas.

Petrol hike ends price relief

2011-07-29 12:57

The price of all grades of petrol will rise next week, pushing it back up to more than R10/litre in inland areas.

Slight relief as petrol price comes down

2011-05-27 13:06

The first petrol price decrease in eight months has been announced.

Another petrol price blow for SA

2011-02-25 13:35

The retail price of all grades of petrol will go up sharply on Wednesday, says the energy department.

 

Pay for fuel first, motorists urged

2014-04-05 12:09
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Service stations have started asking motorists to pay for fuel before it is dispensed - because of the increasing number of cases where motorists drive off without paying, according to a report.

Navara diesel for US...so what?

2014-03-31 15:53

Nissan diesels to change American driving - good news for the USA, old news for RSA...

JSE starts diesel hedge contract

2014-03-10 17:28

Investors can now protect themselves against volatile diesel prices after the JSE introduced diesel contracts.

Alpina BMW: 'World's fastest diesel'

2013-10-11 09:53

Luxury automaker Alpina has what it says is the world's fastest production diesel. It's based on BMW’s 3 Series, has 257kW/700Nm and hits 100km/h in 4.6sec. Watch the Alpina D3 Bi-Turbo in action!

Giant diesel for Land Cruiser

2013-08-01 07:45

Toyota SA has rounded-off its Land Cruiser range with the addition of a whopping 4461cc, V8, intercooled, turbodiesel engine.

Frugal XL1 hits Festival of Speed

2013-07-12 10:47

VW's radical "0.9 litre/100km" XL1 took the streets of London on its way to the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed. See how it runs...! VIDEO

Obama's 'Beast' breaks down

2013-03-22 09:00

US President Barack Obama’s limousine broke down ahead of his arrival in Israel. Apparently “The Beast" was filled up with unleaded petrol instead of diesel. Watch the video!

More family for Audi A7 range

2013-02-06 14:34

An addition to the Audi A7 range is on the way. The automaker has introduced a diesel version and will expand the range with the RS 7 Sportback.

Bring back forecourt freebies

2013-02-04 07:50

The petrol price continues to rise but the government's continued price regulation stifles fuel-company competition. So where are the sales gimmicks of old?

Toyota Raider gets more firepower

2012-12-18 08:43

Toyota's Hilux 2.5 D-4D raised-body Raider double-cab now has the latest 'technologically advanced and more powerful' variable-nozzle turbo diesel engine.

Frugal diesel Civic set for SA

2012-11-05 11:09

A new chapter in the Book of Honda diesels has begun with the announcement that the brand’s hotly anticipated 1.6-litre i-DTEC engine will reach SA in 2013.

Cayenne S diesel: 850Nm slugger

2012-09-12 14:42

Porsche is to launch a 4.2 diesel V8 sport variant of its monstrous SUV. Check out the 281kW/850Nm Cayenne S diesel.

Reader's test: Jaguar XF-S

2012-06-18 14:24

Reader Sidney's patience was tested when he decided he wanted a diesel Jaguar XF and was advised to wait a while for a more potent replacement. Worth the wait? Here's his story.

Diesel shortages hit Durban

2011-11-17 12:02

There is a shortage of low sulphur diesel, particularly in Durban, the Fuel Retailers' Association says.

Fuel shortages on the cards

2011-07-11 08:43

Petrol stations may run dry as fuel workers embark on a countrywide strike, says the Fuel Retailers' Association.

Fuel prices set to go down

2011-05-20 06:42

A significant diesel price drop and a possible petrol price reduction are expected in June, based on the latest figures from the department of energy.

Hefty petrol price hike may hit SA

2011-01-25 06:47

The price increases could, for the first time since October 2008, push petrol prices in parts of the interior up above R9/litre again.

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