Why Are Diesels Still Even Around? They’re Kind of Better

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    Why Are Diesels Still Even Around? They’re Kind of Better

    Obviously “better” depends hugely on your needs, and if better is defined by how few NOx particals you emit, then gas is better. But diesel engines do a lot of things really well. Torque, first and foremost, is one of the things that diesels do better than gas engines. That’s why they’re used in most […]
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    Re: Why Are Diesels Still Even Around? They’re Kind of Better

    The article failed to mention Diesels are unthrottled, a big reason for its better efficiency relative to gasoline-powered engines.
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    Re: Why Are Diesels Still Even Around? They’re Kind of Better

    They were better.
    We drove a Equinox diesel. The old 2.0 in our Cruze has balls, balls n balls.
    The Nox don't even have one ball. It's a DOG.
    Unfortunate.
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