Volvo's the latest to ditch diesel

Volvo to eliminate diesel engines completely

Volvo will never launch new diesel cars in the United Kingdom, according to new reports.

This new commitment will begin with the launch of the S60, which will not be available with a diesel powertrain, just petrol and hybrid.

"Our future is electric and we will no longer develop a new generation of diesel engines", said Volvo president and CEO, Håkan Samuelsson, in a release.

Volvo's transition away from the internal combustion engine may be starting now, but it won't happen quickly. "The new S60 represents the next step in that commitment". In a recent statement it confirmed there will be no diesel option for the new S60.

Premier League transfer window to open next week
It's highly improbable, but the way things are going recently, his assistance may be what we need. Our poor recruitment last summer has left us in need of considerable strengthening.

The S60 will be the last Volvo to launch with conventional, non-hybridised petrol engines as the mild-hybrid derivatives are only expected to come on stream in 2019.

Volvo has announced that its upcoming new S60 saloon will not be sold with a diesel engine. A mild hybrid option will launch next year.

Although diesels now emit more Carbon dioxide per kilometer than their petrol counterparts, Samuelson said hybridisation will help match figures achieved by diesels.

As well as market trends in Europe, the decision also reflects the key target market for the S60: the United States, where diesel accounts for a small percentage of sales.

Sony PS Vita Physical Game Production to End by March 2019
The company says that this will happen by the end of the fiscal year 2018, which translates to 31st March 2019. But as far as purchasing retail copies of games, it looks like the party is over for Vita.

Volvo made headlines a year ago by announcing all new cars from 2019 will feature some form of hybridisation or electrification.

In August a year ago the Geely-owned Swedish auto manufacturer publicised its target of selling one million electrified vehicles, stating that all of its new products will include an element of EV technology from 2019.

Samuelson said hybridisation could be the key to helping petrol cars match the Carbon dioxide emissions targets of diesel cars while offering superior fuel economy.

Bihar Board Postponed Matric Results at biharboard
Students are recommended to keep their calm and visit the official website of Bihar Board for any official announcement. According to the media reports, the Bihar Board can uploads its Class 10 Matric result on the official website.

Related News:



Most liked

Parkland Parents Who Lost Kids Are Running For School Board
Alhadeff and Petty are being endorsed by a group of Parkland parents called Concerned Citizens of Broward County. The Broward County School Board represents the nation's sixth-largest school district.

Second Official Trailer for McQuarrie's 'Mission: Impossible - Fallout'
The 26th July 2018 can't come soon enough, when Mission: Impossible - Fallout will debut in cinemas around the globe. Tom returns as agent Ethan Hunt to save the world from a nuclear war.

Overwatch Anniversary Celebration Brings Tons Of Content On May 22nd
Kaplan then moved on to discussing the new Overwatch map that Deathmatch players will get, a free-for-all map called Petra. Don't miss out if you do not own the game yet! "Petra is lovely ", Kaplan said during Wednesday's Developer Update video.

Messi Eager To Banish 2014 World Cup Disappointment By Winning In Russia
As a result, the competition is expected to take away the existing tournaments: the Club World Cup and the Confederations Cup. Barcelona says FIFA's plans would also "create a global platform for clubs to contribute to the growth of their brands".

Nikki Bella Reacts To John Cena's Emotional "Today Show" Interview From Yesterday
Bella, 34, said ultimately she just wants both herself and the WWE star "to live the rest of our lives happy". The two broke off their romance in mid-April and now the 41-year-old wrestler/actor wants her back...

Under construction flyover collapses in Varanasi, deaths feared
DGP OP Singh was quoted by media reports as saying: "We are in the process of evacuating the 50 people trapped under the debris. The PM expressed his condolences and support to the people of Varanasi . "The death toll is 15 and people injured are 11".

Netflix's 85% Of New Spending Will Be On Original Shows And Movies
The other main method for Netflix to pay the bills is through those monthly subscription fees paid by its members. Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos.

ProShares Ultra MSCI Emerging Markets (EET) Declines 3.89% for May 15
Traders often add the Plus Directional Indicator (+DI) and Minus Directional Indicator (-DI) to identify the direction of a trend. The indicator is non-directional meaning that it gauges trend strength whether the stock price is trending higher or lower.

West Bengal panchayat elections: Repoll ordered in 568 booths
He said: "There is one more thing I want to talk about...the scenes from the Panchayat Elections in West Bengal. Repolling will be held from 7 am till 5 pm.

Mogherini: Europe seeking quick solution to save Iran nuclear deal
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, speaking in Dublin, declared: "We are stakeholders" and will remain so. The Middle Eastern power has also accused others of remaining silent over the attacks on its key regional ally.

JR Smith Shoves Al Horford Mid-Air, Marcus Smarts Retaliates
Smith was ejected for the game and hit with a two-game suspension from the National Basketball Association . Marcus Smart may have won the game ball for the Boston Celtics in their sensational Game 2 performance.

Nokia to take wraps off its X6 smartphone today
The modern 19:9 display has a whopping 95% screen-to-body ratio and is protected under Corning Gorilla Glass 3. Powering the device is a non-removable Li-Ion 3060 mAh battery and the phone is expected to run Android Oreo.

Sonam Kapoor's nude-hued gown worn at Cannes sets internet on fire
Sonam looked like a summer fairy walking down the red carpet while representing L'Oreal as their brand ambassador. On her first day, Sonam also had Pakistani beauty and Raees actor Mahira Khan accompanying her on the red carpet.

Hero pup saves doggy buddy from drowning in pool
Laurie Becerra said in a Facebook post that their security camera filmed the entire incident in Mesa, Ariz. The dog can be seen scrambling to get out while Remus anxiously paces back and forth alongside the pool.

Will Meghan Markle's father not be a part of the royal wedding?
Thomas was slated to walk the 36-year-old actress down the aisle and our source says Meghan is "devastated" about his decision. So who is Thomas Markle? She said reporters had also harassed him at his home and that he recently suffered a heart attack .