Slow-selling Chevrolet Equinox diesel won’t return for 2020

After two years, Chevy’s experiment with a diesel-powered compact crossover is done. Chevrolet spokesman Kevin Kelly confirmed to Green Car Reports that the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox will not be available with a 1.6-liter turbodiesel. “We did discontinue the diesel engine option in the 2020 Chevrolet Equinox due to low demand,” he said in a…

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2019 Hyundai Kona Electric costs $500 more than it did last month

Market adjustments are nothing new, and electric cars are hardly immune to price bumps—up or down. Last month, the 258-mile 2019 Hyundai Kona Electric crossover quietly became $500 dearer to interested EV shoppers without any equipment changes. The automaker hiked the starting price for a 2019 Kona Electric SEL to $37,995, up from $37,495…

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RIP 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe diesel, we never knew ye

The 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe diesel experiment is over before it began. Brandon Ramirez, a spokesman for Hyundai, confirmed in Korea on Friday that the diesel-powered Santa Fe won’t come to the U.S. after all. The move follows Kia’s lead earlier this year, when that automaker canceled the 2.2-liter turbodiesel for its Sorento. DON’T MISS:…

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