Originally Posted by smasheromalley
does anybody under 40 actually remember anything about "unreliable 80s gm diesels"?
people don't want diesel cars because theyre more expensive, they stink, and up until about 5 years ago they were loud and shitty sounding
THey don't need to remember they cars, just 'common knowledge' that US automakers made shitty diesels. Same reason some people won't even consider domestic cars at all because 'everyone knows they suck'.