Audi TDI Diesel Engines Offer Range of BenefitsMar 13rd, 2015
Advantages of Audi TDI Clean Diesel Engines
On the other side of the pond, diesel engines are typically more popular than the gas-burning variety, as they are able to deliver added performance, as well as efficiency. It’s for that reason that many Audi models are available with diesel engines. If you’re skeptical about the engines, or aren’t sure why you would go diesel over gasoline, allow us to break down the advantages of Audi TDI clean diesel engines.
The biggest reason that diesel engines aren’t quite as popular here in Canada as they are in Europe is that they have a bad reputation in North America. Diesel engines are typically associated with visions of loud, black-smoke-spewing machines, and although advances in technology have changed all of that, all of the stereotypes still exist and keep diesel-fueled vehicles from gaining popularity like gas-powered ones.
It doesn’t take much to see how far diesel engines have come when you take a look at Audi TDI engines. Even the name of the engines keeps you from having to worry about smelling or seeing that black smoke coming from your tail pipes. They are titled “Clean Diesel” engines for a reason. Not only do they reduce carbon emissions, but they run more efficiently to provide you with additional power and performance.
Audi Diesel Engine Benefits
Diesel engines operate in a specific way, and when it comes to the power department, they deliver the horsepower and torque that you need in different ways than gasoline engines. TDI engines are extremely torque-heavy, and if you are looking for quickness off the line, you will find the engines appealing, as they are able to give you the acceleration that you need to achieve extremely impressive zero-to-sixty times.
Although the fact that the engines burn clean and deliver added power makes them appealing, there is no arguing that the efficiency of the engines is the most appealing capability of diesel fuel and engines. The fuel type is able to burn up to 30 percent more efficiently than regular gasoline. It is for that reason that many of the diesel-powered Audi models are able to offer higher fuel economy ratings that gas models.
If you are interested in learning more about the advantages of Audi TDI clean diesel engines, we suggest that you schedule a test drive here at Audi Royal Oak today. We have a number of diesel-powered cars and crossovers from the German automaker available in our new car inventory, and would be more than happy to introduce you to any one of the vehicles. As always, if you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.