Don't Knock the Chevy Diesel - Autoline After Hours 182

It's been decades since GM released a diesel engine in a U.S. passenger car. Now, with the Chevrolet Cruze Clean turbo Diesel, it's back in the game. On deck to answer all our questions is Josh Tavel, Vehicle Performance Manager for Chevrolet Small Cars. Plus, we'll be delving into the big news of the week and the questions racking our brains. Did the auto industry bet wrong on small displacement turbos? What happened to Nissan's partnership with the revolutionary DeltaWing race car? Joining John McElroy in studio to talk about all that and much more, is Peter De Lorenzo, the Autoextremist, and Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production. Get more video everyday at

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2016 Chevy Colorado Z71 Duramax Diesel Test Drive Video Review – Most Fuel Efficient Pickup Truck It’s been years since Chevy put a diesel engine into a mid-sized pickup truck. Under the hood is the optional $3,905 2.8 liter 4-cylinder Duramax Diesel Engine that makes 181 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque with a best-in-class towing capacity of 7700 lbs. Fuel economy is 20 MPG city and 29 MPG on the highway. Chevrolet says the 2016 Colorado Diesel is the most fuel efficient pickup truck on the market and the cleanest diesel that GM has ever built. If you need to haul stuff or drive many miles, the diesel engine and cabin amenities add up to a winning combination. See More Car Videos Join Our Facebook Page

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Chevrolet Cruze Diesel: 50 MPH at 50 MPG? - Autoline After Hours 197
Why take the risk? What makes you think it would work this time? We're asking, of course, about GM's relationship with the long-embattled diesel engine. Decades after the General killed diesels in passenger cars, Chevrolet is counting on a reversal in fortunes as it offers the Cruze with a modern diesel powerplant. This week as Mike Siegrist, Assistant Chief Engineer of the Chevy Cruze Diesel, joins us in studio with an engine in tow, we'll ask him why the company is putting its faith in diesel once again. As usual, we'll get into the latest news including Viper returning to Le Mans and Renault entering Formula E. Joining John McElroy in studio is co-host Peter De Lorenzo, the Autoextremist, and Gary Vasilash from Automotive Design & Production. Get more video everyday at