DERV


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DERVDiesel Engine Road Vehicle
DERVDuty Exempt Road Vehicle
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Fitted with a catalyst and pietzoelectric injectors, it's claimed to be the cleanest diesel in the world with significantly less emissions of nitrous oxide and particulates than conventional derv engines.
There is also the requirement for an emergency storage of derv to be delivered or collected as required in the event of a fuel shortage.
We have the most expensive diesel in Europe because in places like Germany, France and Italy, governments subsidise derv to help the economy.
Duplays Co-founder and Director of Operations Derv Rao said: "It is exciting to have an event like this so close to the World Cup".
Gas oil fuel has risen to an average rate by 19.5%, while DERV fuel has risen 15.25%.
It would allow vehicles to use red diesel while foresting and switch to derv on public roads.
The bad news is it's very noisy - more like an old fashioned derv burner - and due to its weight, has fairly ponderous performance coupled with a love of the fuel pumps.
And the diesel is so good it begs the question: why go for the petrol engine when the derv version is extremely quiet, powerful and economical?
Fitted with a catalyst and piezoelectric injectors, it's claimed to be the cleanest diesel in the world with significantly less emissions of nitrous oxide and particulates than conventional derv engines.
'The company is confident it will deliver results that are in line with current market expectations, despite recent increases in derv, energy and plastic costs,' it said.
Cadillac is preparing a return to UK showrooms with a right-hand drive CTS, but could also sell left-hand drive versions of the Corvette, XLR luxury roadster and SRX crossover vehicle....Diesel vehicle drivers are reminded that derv spills can kill motorcyclists who skid on it...Seat's new Ibiza Reference with a 1.2 or 1.4 petrol engine costs pounds 8,000...
However, the petrol engines in 1.4, 1.6 and 1.8 ECOTEC guise should provide a wide choice for anybody r emaining unconvinced, with a turbodiesel giving the derv option some extra boost.