Sparked by better engines, diesels catching on among U.S. car buyers

September 2014
Aftermarket Business World;Sep2014, p6
Trade Publication
The article discusses an increase in use of diesel cars in the U.S. automotive industry. According to industry analyst Alan L. Baum of the market research firm Baum and Associates, sales of diesel cars has been increased by 25 percent during the first six months of 2014 while the overall U.S. car market increased by 4.2 percent. According to Allen Schaeffer, executive director of the Diesel Technology Forum, diesel vehicles are more fuel-efficient than gasoline vehicles.


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