The BMW i8 coupe has been the world's best-selling hybrid sports car since its launch in 2014. BMW has now introduced a roadster edition.
French train maker Alstom has rolled out the world's first hydrogen-powered train on a regular route in Germany, in a push to challenge the reign of polluting diesel trains with costlier but more eco-friendly technology.
EU regulators have opened a probe into whether several German carmakers colluded to hold back the roll-out of car emission control systems. It is the latest in a string of investigations into such alleged malpractices.
Dieselgate has many people turning to electric vehicles as a more environmentally friendly option. But in some respects, e-cars can be just as bad for the environment as traditional cars. So what's the upshot?
Diesel cars have taken a reputational beating in the wake of the VW emissions scandal. Automotive emissions expert Peter Mock says a specific type of hybrid electric vehicle could replace diesel engined vehicles.
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