SEAT sees diesel giving way to compressed natural gas as a fuel.
The chief executive of the Spanish Volkswagen division, Luca de Meo, believes customers needed “a sensible solution” to overcome any issues and falling diesel sales, he told magazine Automibilwoche.
Porsche will decide at the end of the decade whether its latest generation of diesel engines will be its last, Chief Executive Oliver Blume told Reuters, the first time a German carmaker has said in public it could discontinue diesel.
Blume said Porsche would offer a mix of combustion engines, plug-in hybrid vehicles and purely battery-powered cars over the next 10-15 years and would decide at the end of the decade whether diesel had a future at Porsche.
A boredom busting DVD, tablet or mobile music player is the favourite way for young people to cope with long holiday journeys, says GoCompare, despite the risk of it causing car sickness.
But a close third is the traditional I-Spy game, parents told pollsters and the old favourite of travelling at night is liked by a third of motorists.
Severe disruption to trains between Cardiff and Newport will occur as result of upgrading and electrification preparations over the next three months.
Severn Tunnel will also be closed at weekends and full details are available from Network Rail.