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Cars Coming Soon: Jeep Wrangler Diesel… Eventually

March 1st, 2013
2013 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon

Imagine that trail and a diesel under the hood

Chrysler has begun the slow march of introducing diesel power into some of its brands, but it’s an introduction that will take a bit more time before reaching the iconic Jeep Wrangler.

Rumors of an oil-burning Wrangler have swirled for a long time, and now we know for sure that there are plans for it to happen, but not for about two or three more years.

Before diesel reaches the Wrangler, Chrysler wants to test the waters with another iconic vehicle.

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The Best Engines of 2011

December 9th, 2011

2012 Audi A6

As December rolls on, it’s inevitable that the “Best of 2011″ lists will begin making the rounds. For auto aficionados like us, those are fun lists to look forward to (and create!).

Today we bring you news of the highly anticipated 10 Best Engines list, put together every year around this time by Ward’s Auto. Some of this year’s choices are surprising, but what’s even more surprising is what *didn’t* make the list.

Only one hybrid mill entered the top 10—no electric-drive engines and, even more interesting, no oil burners. So what’s the engine flavor of 2011? Turbocharged!

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