Diaz May Be Ready for Turbo-Diesel, But Consumers May Not

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Not sure I agree with this article, but thought I'd throw it out there anyway.

 
Diaz May Be Ready for Turbo-Diesel, But Consumers May Not

Posted by Mark Williams | September 3, 2013

 


The buzz over the announcement of the partnership between Cummins and Nissan for the next-generation Titan, likely due out as a 2015 model, is strong among truck enthusiasts. This kind of news is exactly what diesel fans have been waiting for: Nissan took the lead and announced a new turbo-diesel powertrain option for a half-ton pickup. No doubt they're hoping other truck makers like Toyota, GM and even Honda rise to the occasion (Ram already has one coming and Ford looks to be on a similar track). But there may be a few more details to consider.

This particular Cummins 5.0-liter V-8 has been around for a while....

 

Full article here: http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2013/09/diaz-may-be-ready-for-turbo-diesel-but-consumers-may-not.html
 
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