Diesel

BMW M550d tri-turbo previewed in new X6 M teaser video?

Dec 03, 2011

Could this be the first vehicle to use the BMW M550d tri-turbo diesel engine? BMW and M Division have just released a teaser video of the new BMW X6 M variant, providing a glimpse for...

BMW M550d to feature 280kW tri-turbo diesel

Nov 23, 2011

Some may remember earlier in the year when documents were leaked from BMW outlining a triple-turbo BMW M550d model variant. More details have just been revealed. At a recent dealer meeting in the Netherlands, some...

Volkswagen Golf R to take on new diesel direction?

Nov 22, 2011

The future of Volkswagen R division is headed towards developing more performance diesel-engined, all-wheel drive models. Volkswagen R executive director Ulrich Riestenpatt gt. Richter spoke about the company’s future in a recent interview. Speaking with...

Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution XI diesel hybrid confirmed, arrive by 2014

Oct 22, 2011

That’s right peeps and cohorts, the next Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution (XI) will feature a diesel hybrid powertrain. Mitsubishi president Osamu Masuko has confirmed the new powertrain, and the commencement of its development which will be...

2012 Audi A6 2.0 models now on sale in Australia

Oct 20, 2011

Audi has released the new 2012 Audi A6 2.0 TFSI and 2012 Audi A6 2.0 TDI variants in Australia. These will make up the range as the new entry-level models, and join the current 2.8...

Milotec Skoda Octavia RS offers diesel performance

Oct 19, 2011

It’s not very common that you see tuners taking to Skoda models, this Milotec Skoda Octavia RS sets to prove that common perception wrong though. It also proves Skoda models don’t always have to be...

2012 BMW 640d Coupe, BMW 650i Coupe and BMW 640i Coupe announced

Oct 08, 2011

BMW has announced details of the new 2012 BMW 6 Series Coupe variants, including the 2012 BMW 640d, the 2012 BMW 640i and the 2012 BMW 650i, all boasting turbocharged engine performance. The biggest change...

2012 Porsche Panamera Diesel speedART PS9-300D power kit

Sep 29, 2011

Porsche specialist tuner speedART has announced a new power kit for the 2012 Porsche Panamera Diesel, called the PS9-300D. Though this power kit appears slightly tamer than the one on the speedART Porsche 911 SP91-R,...

Excite Rallye Raid Team reveals 2013 Dakar Range Rover Evoque

Sep 24, 2011

The Excite Rallye Raid Team has revealed their RaBe Race Cars D4 WN5 built Range Rover Evoque desert rally vehicle to compete in the 2013 Dakar Rally in South America. For the 2013 Dakar Rally...

2012 Alpina D5 Bi-Turbo unveiled at Frankfurt show

Sep 15, 2011

German tuning company and manufacturer, Alpina, known for warming BMWs, has unveiled the new Alpina D5 Bi-Turbo at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. The performance model is based on the latest BMW 5 Series...

BMW M550dX high performance triple turbo diesel on the way?

Aug 11, 2011

Judging by an image of a recent brake pad supplier form from inside BMW facilities, it appears the German company is planning on bringing out a BMW M550dX diesel. Doesn’t sound too interesting right? Well,...