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Sneak review of the Audi R8 V12 TDI: By PistonHeads.

Audi is serious about making a diesel supercar. Kevin Hackett finds out what it would be like…

Speed, as we say at PistonHeads, matters. There’s simply nothing quite like it to make a driver feel alive; the sensation of dropping a gear, flooring the loud pedal and being pinned into your seat is what it’s all about for many of us. And what is the fuel we need for these thrills; the lead we need in our pencils; the blood we must have in our veins? Petrol. Continue reading Sneak review of the Audi R8 V12 TDI: By PistonHeads.

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Diesel FG Falcon on the cards.

By: Gordan Lomas. The Daily Telegraph.

New Ford Australia chief Bill Osborne says he would have made the FG diesel variant had he been at the helm earlier.

Osborne, who took over two months ago, confirms a diesel engine, almost certainly a reworked version of the PSA group’s unit used by Peugeot, Jaguar and Land Rover, will be dropped into Falcons and Territorys in 2010. Continue reading Diesel FG Falcon on the cards.