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New low carbon diesel engines from Ford

New low carbon diesel engines from Ford

Ford’s wind-powered Dagenham Diesel Centre (DDC) is celebrating the launch of a new line to produce low-carbon 1.4 and 1.6-litre Duratorq TDCi turbo diesel engines – the result of a £130 million investment programme.

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Volvo goes down the Bioethanol route

Volvo goes down the Bioethanol route

Volvo is launching four models that can run on bioethanol, and so is claiming the title to having the broadest bioethanol range in the UK.

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Skoda’s New Fabia Now On Sale

Skoda’s New Fabia Now On Sale

We’ve already tested it and the verdict is good – now you can buy it; the new Skoda Fabia is available from the 17th May.

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To the defence of quadricycles

To the defence of quadricyclesAfter the media focus this week on the safety of quadricycles, after a crash test of a G-Wiz that scared lots of people, and subsequent government concern about their regulations, a defence is now being put up in favour of these small lightweight vehicles.

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Safety review of the G-Wiz and other electric cars

Safety review of the G-Wiz and other electric cars

The Government is seeking a review of the European regulations for quadricycles after initial tests of their safety performance, following their growth in popularity as a more environmentally friendly alternative to cars.

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Now it’s the sub-120g/km Vauxhall Corsa… 08 May 2007

Now it’s the sub-120g/km Vauxhall Corsa…   08 May 2007

It’s amazing what car engineers can do when faced with a challenge to surmount.

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Climate change ‘can be tackled’ says UN Conference

Climate change ‘can be tackled’ says UN Conference

Today the BBC reports from the UN climate change conference in Bangkok and the headline message is that tackling climate change need not cost the Earth.

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Land Rover Helps Kenya’s Environment

Land Rover Helps Kenya’s Environment

It’s a difficult situation, being in the business of making 4x4s - the easy target for all attacks on environmentally-unfriendly cars - but at the same time supplying vehicles to organisations around the world who are improving our environment.

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Could this be the ultimate green car?

Could this be the ultimate green car?

The British based Caparo T1 is extreme in every sense of the word.

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Peugeot 207 CC

Peugeot 207 CC

The Peugeot 207 CC takes over from the 206 CC. It comes complete with an electric folding roof.

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