Posted by: stevet
Posted: 16th May 2014
mermaid says: A diesel is cheaper to run and cost effective on maintenance. A diesel model is faster on the pickup (speed) than petrol and is cleaner fuel. The only consideration is purchase price which is...
regards your comment that diesel is cleaner fuel than petrol, i read a report in the advertiser i while back, where in 2009 a US study by Qinghua Sun 0assistant professor of environmental health scioences, at Ohio State University demonstrated a possible link between diesel exhaust fumes and cancer,
he says "'the message from our study is that exposure to diesel exhaust for just a short time period of two months could give even normal tissue the potential to develop a tumour,'' i have driven in, not owned, many diesel vehicles and all though i don't have issues with either diesel or petrol, for me i would rather listen to respected professors and scientists than any fuel company or car company trying to sell it's fuel or cars any day it's all about informed choices as with everything Reply