Toyota May Partner with Isuzu on Clean Diesels


Toy­ota plan­ning to hedge its bets on hybrid-electrics in Europe by intro­duc­ing clean diesels as Hon­da is doing. Like­ly to get pro­duc­tion help from part­ner Isuzu.

Diesel-pow­ered cars/trucks gen­er­al­ly have good mileage, reduce CO2 emis­sions
Also pro­duce more nox­ious fumes than gaso­line engines
Today’s diesel tech­nol­o­gy has cut fumes to make more envi­ron­men­tal­ly friend­ly
Rival Hon­da also strength­en­ing diesel offer­ings in Europe