US: Mercedes squares up to Honda in diesel technology race
Following Honda's announcement in Tokyo on Monday it would sell a 50-state-compliant diesel engine in the US from around 2009, Mercedes-Benz said it would offer similarly compliant versions of its M-, R- and GL-Class sport-utility vehicles with its 'Bluetec' technology diesel engines there in calendar year 2008.
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