30 Nov '12, 8am

Diesel v Petrol: the choice is narrowing: Diesel or petrol? Why, diesel, of course. It is greener; it has lower

Diesel v Petrol: the choice is narrowing: Diesel or petrol? Why, diesel, of course. It is greener; it has lower

Diesel or petrol? Why, diesel, of course. It is greener; it has lower CO2 and, as we’re both told and financially incentivised, less CO2 is better for the environment. All you need to do is select the lowest CO2 car you can and you’re fine, right? If only it were that simple. Let’s not get into the debate about particulate emissions and NOx levels here: that’s a debate that’s going in motor manufacturer technical departments right now, and the sleepless nights caused is keeping many an energy drink manufacturer in fine style. No, it’s the simple skew in efficiency comparisons that have seen diesel score over petrol up to now, thanks to multiple billions of pounds of investment in perfecting common-rail, direct injection, trick turbos, injectors more precise than medical instrumentation and so forth. As I’ve discussed before though, petrol’s catching up, fast. Indeed, model...

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