Photo 1/40 | 2016 Audi A7 TDI Diesel Exterior New Front Sunset
Photo 2/40 | 2016 Audi A3 TDI Diesel Sedan Exterior Driving Twisty Road Sunset | The Audi A3 TDI sedan was introduced as an all-new vehicle for 2015. The '16 model is one of the most fuel-efficient luxury vehicles available with its highway rating of 43 mpg.
Photo 3/40 | 2016 Audi A6 TDI Diesel Exterior New Front Driving
Photo 4/40 | 2016 Audi A6 TDI Diesel New LED Headlamp New Bumper New Grille | The '16 Audi A6 also gets a new look this year and gets up to 38 mpg on the highway using the 3.0L V-6.
Photo 5/40 | 2016 Audi A7 TDI Diesel Interior Steering Wheel 12 Inch Screen Wood Trim
Photo 6/40 | 2016 Audi A7 TDI Diesel Interior Shifter Center Console Wood Trim | The Audi A7 receives an exterior face-lift for model year 2016 that includes new front and rear end designs. It continues to receive power from a 3.0L V-6 diesel engine with 240 hp and 428 lb-ft of torque that allows the sport sedan to get up to 38 mpg.
Photo 7/40 | 2016 Audi A8L TDI Diesel Exterior Driving | The '16 Audi A8 L TDI is the only diesel-powered fullsize luxury sedan that will be sold in the U.S. for 2016.
Photo 8/40 | 2016 Audi Q7 TDI Diesel All New Model Exterior Front Driving
Photo 9/40 | 2016 Audi Q7 TDI Diesel All New Model Exterior Rear | The '16 Audi Q7 will no longer share a chassis with the Porsche Cayenne and VW Touareg. The all-new design incorporates lots of aluminum for a curb weight that is more than 700 pounds lighter than the outgoing model, making the Q7 more fuel efficient and much quicker.
Photo 10/40 | 2016 BMW 3 Series Sport Line Front Driving High Speed
Photo 11/40 | 2016 BMW 3 Series Diesel Wagon Rear Side View | The exterior of the '16 BMW 3-Series has been "freshened" for a new look, which includes a standard Sport Line package. The 2.0L-powered sedan and Sports Wagon also get new front and rear suspension parts and an upgraded steering setup to improve ride and handling.
Photo 12/40 | 2016 BMW 535d Diesel Front Driving Around Corner | A 3.0L I-6 engine that puts out 255 hp and 413 lb-ft of torque powers the '16 BMW 535d and 535d xDrive. The all-wheel-drive 535d xDrive has a fuel economy rating of up to 37 mpg and the rear-wheel-drive 535d achieves as many as 38 mpg.
Photo 13/40 | 2016 BMW BMW 7 Series Front Side View Sunset | The BMW 7-Series is all-new for model year 2016 and features a futuristic "Carbon Core" passenger compartment made with composite materials to greatly reduce weight. There are rumors that an I-6 diesel engine with four (yes, four!) turbochargers will eventually be offered here in the U.S., but BMW confirmed for us there would be no diesel 7-Series model on sale here for 2016.
Photo 14/40 | 2016 BMW X3 Diesel Front View Driving Off Road
Photo 15/40 | 2016 BMW X5 XDrive35d Diesel Off Road Front View | The '16 BMW xDrive35d is a "Sports Activity Vehicle" that uses a 3.0L I-6 diesel engine with 255 hp and 413 lb-ft of torque that propels it from 0 to 60 mph in just 6.5 seconds.
Photo 16/40 | 2016 Chevrolet Cruze Exterior Passenger Side
Photo 17/40 | 2017 Chevrolet Cruze Diesel Engine Opel 1 | The Chevrolet Cruze will be all-new and 250 pounds lighter for model year 2016, but there will be no diesel version available until the 2017 cars arrive. When it finally gets here, the next-generation Cruze will have a version of this European 1.6L diesel engine that makes 136 hp and 236 lb-ft of torque.
Photo 18/40 | 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokee Diesel Off Road Rocks
Photo 19/40 | Jeep Grand Cherokee Curse O Matic Electric Shifter | The '16 Jeep Grand Cherokee EcoDiesel will continue to receive power from a 3.0L V-6 engine with 240 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque. While Fiat-Chrysler America has not made any announcements about the 2016 model, industry spy reports say the electronic joystick transmission shifter will be replaced with a more traditional gated unit.
Photo 20/40 | 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport TD6 Diesel High Speed Driving
Photo 21/40 | 2016 Land Rover Range Rover TD6 Diesel Front Driving On Rocks | For model year 2016, Land Rover is introducing two new diesel models: the Range Rover Td6 and the Range Rover Sport Td6. Both are powered by a 3.0L V-6 diesel engine that creates 254 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque that's estimated to return up to 28 mpg.
Photo 22/40 | 2016 Mercedes Benz C300d Diesel Passenger Side
Photo 23/40 | 2016 Mercedes Benz C Class Interior | The '16 Mercedes-Benz C300d will be the first diesel-powered C-Class sold in the U.S. in many years. It will use a 2.1L I-4 compound-turbocharged engine that will be housed in the all-new C-Class design that was introduced for 2015.
Photo 24/40 | 2016 Mercedes Benz E250 Diesel Front View High Speed Driving | The '16 E250 BlueTec is available in both rear-wheel-drive and all-wheel-drive configurations powered by a 2.1L engine with 195 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. The 4Matic (all-wheel drive) is capable of getting up to 38 mpg and the two-wheel-drive model is rated at an impressive 42 mpg highway.
Photo 25/40 | 2016 Mercedes Benz GL350 Diesel Off Road Mud Splash | The fullsize '16 Mercedes-Benz GL350 BlueTec SUV comes with a 3.0L V-6 that makes 240 hp and 455 lb-ft of torque and returns nearly 26 mpg.
Photo 26/40 | 2016 Mercedes Benz GLE Class Diesel Front View Off Road Rock Climb
Photo 27/40 | 2016 Mercedes Benz GLE Class Diesel Brown Interior | Formerly known as the Mercedes-Benz ML350 BlueTec SUV, the '16 GLE300d SUV represents the company's new naming system that uses "GL" for all SUVs (and ditches the "BlueTec" moniker for a simple "d"). The GLE300d also gets a new look for both the exterior and the interior to go along with the name change. It uses a 2.1L compound-turbocharged diesel engine that makes 201 hp and 369 lb-ft of torque and is rated for up to 29 mpg highway.
Photo 28/40 | 2016 Mercedes Benz GLC SUV Driver Side High Speed Driving Curvy Road | The all-new '16 Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV is replacing the GLK SUV that featured a diesel model. Unfortunately, there is no word about a diesel version of the GLC...yet.
Photo 30/40 | 2016 Porsche Cayenne Diesel Interior | The '16 Porsche Cayenne Diesel uses a 3.0L V-6 with 240 hp and 406 lb-ft of torque to get up to 29 mpg and sprint from 0 to 60 mph in 7.1 seconds when equipped with the Sport Chrono package.
Photo 31/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible TDI Diesel Top Down Front View
Photo 32/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible TDI Diesel Top Down Rear View | The '16 Volkswagen Beetle Convertible TDI has a 2.0L diesel engine that makes 150 hp and 236 lb-ft of torque. A new Automatic Post-Collision braking system that keeps the car from rolling into danger after the airbags are set off is standard on all Beetle TDI models.
Photo 33/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Golf TDI Diesel Passenger Side | 2016 Diesel Car and SUV Buyer's Guide
Photo 34/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen TDI Diesel Front View High Speed On Road | 2016 Diesel Car and SUV Buyer's Guide
Photo 35/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Golf Sportwagen TDI Diesel Rear View High Speed On Road | 2016 Diesel Car and SUV Buyer's Guide
Photo 36/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Golf TDI Diesel Interior Smart Phone App Control | Like most VW models for 2016, the Golf TDI and Golf Sportwagen TDI come with a new infotainment system that allows phone apps to be controlled from the stereo head unit in the dash. There is also a new Driver Assistance Package that includes a Parking Steering Assistant with Park Assist that steers for the driver during parallel parking maneuvers.
Photo 37/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Jetta TDI Diesel Front View High Speed On Curvy Road | The '16 Jetta TDI now comes with the MIB II infotainment system, speed-sensitive electric power steering, and Automatic Post-Collision Braking as standard equipment.
Photo 38/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Diesel Exterior Front Passenger Side
Photo 39/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Diesel New HID LED Headlamps
Photo 40/40 | 2016 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Diesel New LED Brake Light TDI Badge | The '16 VW Touareg TDI receives some changes to standard equipment along with an impressive price drop of $2,000 for the entry-level model.