Buying a Diesel Car Today Is Selfish and Irresponsible
When a European is in the market for a new car, diesel is usually the first choice: while the equivalent gasoline model (based on performance and options) is slightly cheaper, the fuel savings over time — especially for people driving long distances — outweigh the price difference.
VW admitted cheating on emissions. Here, an 2012 advert for “Clean Diesel” vehicles in the US.
Buying a new diesel car today is irresponsible. To save a few euros, drivers are increasing pollution in European cities, which damages the health of millions and contributes heavily to CO2 emissions and climate change.....