Report: Fiat Chrysler may drop diesels from car lineup
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Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will end diesel passenger car production by 2022, but not necessarily from trucks, according to a published report.
The plan, reported Sunday in the Financial Times, follows a drop in consumer demand in Europe following the fallout from the Volkswagen emissions scandal, where the German company installed software able to cheat emissions tests on millions of vehicles, as well as heightened interest from regulators.
Fiat Chrysler, which does not currently sell any diesel cars in the United States or Canada, but they are... read more