Some Fuel-Efficient Diesel Vehicles Can Claim Tax Credit


Five cur­rent Ger­man diesel mod­els and pos­si­bly sev­er­al new mar­ket entries from GM, Ford and oth­ers will be eli­gi­ble for fuel effi­cien­cy tax cred­its pre­vi­ous­ly only avail­able to hybrid buy­ers. Diesel engines cost sig­nif­i­cant­ly more and so does the fuel com­pared to gaso­line so the incen­tives are expect­ed to have lit­tle impact on sales before they run out in 2010.