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The Volvo XC60 T8 Twin Engine. Courtesy of Car Buyer

Volvo XC60 Twin Engine: Hybrid Luxury

Throughout the long and noble history of Volvo, the brand has been associated with sober, serious, and above all safe cars and estates. Rarely have they or their products made UK headlines, save for one…


Not so old, as buses go, but definitely a polluting offender!

Making London’s buses cleaner

Public attention is now firmly focussed on the need to reduce diesel emissions. But whilst this has so far been aimed mainly at cars, the pollution contribution of public transport is now coming under increasing…





Audi A3 on test, fitted with Emissions Analytics PEMS equipment

Emissions – the facts

Car emissions have never been far from the headlines in recent months following the disclosure of Volkswagen’s misdeeds with so-called “defeat devices”. The irony of the media hysteria is that they have so far only…


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Give the manufacturers a break!

Ever since the “dieselgate” story broke, the world’s media have delighted in hounding car manufacturers, seizing on every snippet of news touching on emissions or fuel economy and seeking to turn it into yet another…



Volkswagengate – CO2 fears unfounded

Hot on the heels of VW’s announcement that fixing their much-publicised NOx “defeat device” issue is not as difficult as expected comes the news that the incorrect CO2 levels they admitted to are also pretty insignificant.  They…