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The industry’s target for powertrain technology is obvious: improve efficiency. It’s not only being forced by legislation but also by consumer demand and the cost of fuel.

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While the spectre of the emissions scandal that engulfed Volkswagen at the end of last year hasn’t disappeared, it seems that there are likely to have been far more firms that have...

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The move to ever decreasing emissions is a trend with an unarguable logic. But there does seem to be a modicum of resistance to its effect on a vehicle’s performance.

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Balancing the need to grow vehicle sales with the pressure to reduce tailpipe emissions is a challenge for every OEM. But the task becomes even more difficult when the demand from consumers...

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At last a tide seems to have been turned, and alternative powertrain technologies that aren’t reliant on gasoline and diesel are starting to appear on public roads. The hydrogen...

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Change was always coming to the automotive industry, but events during the final four months of 2015 accelerated the pace of that change. As news of the Volkswagen emissions scandal broke...