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BlueTec SCR Technology Tests Totaling 25 Million Miles

By • Sep 17th, 2009 • Category: Clean Car Talk Daily Snapshots

Detroit Diesel has subjected BlueTec SCR technology in trucks to tests totaling 25 million miles. By the time SCR (selective catalytic reduction) technology is introduced in January 2010, the test vehicles will have been tested for a total of 28 million miles. This will make SCR technology one of the most thoroughly tested exhaust technologies in the United States as well.



No Diesel Version For 2009 smart fortwo

By • Nov 15th, 2008 • Category: Clean Car Talk Posts

Tweet Based on information available on the official smartusa.com site, U.S. markets won’t get a diesel version yet for 2009 model year. I’m a little disappointed. It’s one of the reasons I’m holding out from buying a first U.S. smart model. I was so looking forward to a smart powered by┬áMercedes’ Bluetec technology. According to […]