19 May '17, 1pm

Volvo's current diesels may be its last: CEO

Volvo's current diesels may be its last: CEO

Diesel has had an increasing rough ride during the current decade—scandals, emission crackdowns, a push for electric vehicles—and it's becoming clear that some automakers are reaching their limits. That includes Volvo, whose chief executive officer has declared its newest generation of diesel engines may be its last, according to Reuters . "From today's perspective, we will not develop any more new generation diesel engines," Volvo CEO Hakan Samuelsson said. DON'T MISS: Volvo CEO says hybrids will supplant diesels, even in Europe However, Samuelsson also backtracked a bit in a statement saying that, at least for the next few years, diesel would still play an important part in meeting reduced emission standards. "We have just launched a brand new generation of petrol and diesel engines, highlighting our commitment to this technology," he said. "As a result, a decision on th...

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