The Chevy Cruze diesel gets a hybrid-like 52 m.p.g. EPA rating in highway driving & 30 m.p.g. in the city & 37 in combined driving.…
January 01, 2012 | Bloomberg
Companies that supply emissions-control technology for diesel-powered vehicles, such as Tenneco Inc. and Umicore SA, may gain sales as German automakers that specialize in diesel vehicles increase U.S. sales and American automakers produce new diesel offerings, said Allen Schaeffer, executive director of the Diesel Technology Forum.
Diesel cars, which account for about 3 percent of U.S. sales, are about 30 percent more fuel-efficient than comparable gasoline models, Schaeffer said.