While techniques such as lightweighting and aerodynamic improvements are playing a greater role in helping OEMs meet emissions regulations, powertrain evolution remains top of the list. Both gasoline and diesel engines are becoming increasingly sophisticated, though experts believe that these developments mean the latter will climb dramatically in price….
Diesel powertrain price to climb courtesy of clean tech
Diesel vehicles are likely to remain popular for the foreseeable future, but costs will rise as OEMs introduce new emissions-reducing technologies. By Michael Nash