28 Mar '13, 3pm

Diesel-Powered BMW 328d Is Good For 48 MPG, Lots Of Torque

Diesel-Powered BMW 328d Is Good For 48 MPG, Lots Of Torque

48 mpg? From a BMW, and a non-hybrid at that? What is this, the Twilight Zone or something? Nope, just BMW finally getting around to offering diesel-powered goodness in America, something they’ve done doing for years in Europe. The new 2.0 liter BMW turbodiesel isn’t short on power either, with a respectable 180 horsepower and 280 ft-lbs of torque on tap as well. That 48 mpg figure is on the highway, by the way; BMW reps are keeping the city rating mum for now. Still, hybrids have been put on notice.

Full article: http://gas2.org/2013/03/28/diesel-powered-bmw-328d-is-goo...

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