Environmental Benefits of Advanced Clean Diesel Systems
- The idle start-stop system and regenerative braking reduce fuel consumption and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions
- Advanced diesel engine technology achieves higher efficiency than conventional gasoline engines while releasing relatively few harmful emissions
eTV is testing and evaluating the BMW 118d because it contains a number of advanced environmental technologies that can help contribute to a cleaner Canadian transportation system. Winner of the 2008 World Green Car award, the BMW 118d exemplifies modern clean diesel vehicles.
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