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Patent Reveals New Ferrari V12 Engine With Spark-Coupled Injection
Patent Reveals New Ferrari V12 Engine With Spark-Coupled Injection

25 Oct 2019, 09:59 UTC · By: Mircea Panait / Spark-coupled injection isn't exactly cutting-edge technology, but it helps V12-engined Ferrari models pollute less during engine start-up and warm-up

 
Engineering Explained Says You Don't Need to Warm Up Your Car in Winter
Engineering Explained Says You Don't Need to Warm Up Your Car in Winter

4 Aug 2016, 03:10 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / If it's one of those days when the cold is insane, than by all means wait a few moments for the oil to circulate. But otherwise, it's not worth it

 
Volkswagen Also Wants To Fit Particulate Filters To Gasoline Engines
Volkswagen Also Wants To Fit Particulate Filters To Gasoline Engines

27 Jun 2016, 09:25 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Particulate emissions are becoming a big concern for automakers, and Volkswagen has joined Mercedes-Benz is the idea of fitting filters to gasoline engines

 
Gasoline Engines Then and Now - How the Spark-Ignited Engine Evolve
Gasoline Engines Then and Now - How the Spark-Ignited Engine Evolve

8 Mar 2016, 17:46 UTC · By: Sebastian Toma / Just like diesels, gasoline engines have evolved over the years and have significantly reduced their emissions. Here's how that was achieved

 
Lexus Exec Hints New 2-Liter Turbo Has More Torque Than Equivalent BMW Engine
Lexus Exec Hints New 2-Liter Turbo Has More Torque Than Equivalent BMW Engine

28 Nov 2013, 09:36 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / Lexus engineers are currently working on a brand new 2-liter turbo petrol engine, the first of its kind for the company. It was previewed in the LF-NX concept SUV shown in Tokyo, but never fully det...

 
Mercedes-Benz Shows Geeky Explanation for Lean Burn Technology
Mercedes-Benz Shows Geeky Explanation for Lean Burn Technology

26 Aug 2013, 17:30 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Be advised, if you have the attention span of dog in a room filled with differently sized balls and water jets, then you might want to skip trying to understand what on Earth is going on in the foll...

 
Kia pro_cee'd GT Launched in Britain, Pricing Announced
Kia pro_cee'd GT Launched in Britain, Pricing Announced

24 Jun 2013, 10:44 UTC · By: Mihnea Radu / You guys wouldn't believe the hype Kia UK is making around its latest car! Let us give you an example: "The most eagerly anticipated new model in Kia’s history, the high-performance...

 
Opel and Vauxhall: 3 New Engine Families Coming, including 200 HP 1.6 Turbo
Opel and Vauxhall: 3 New Engine Families Coming, including 200 HP 1.6 Turbo

14 May 2012, 13:52 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / GM’s European arms, Opel and Vauxhall, are preparing to introduce three new engine families in the course of the following year, with these replacing most of their current petrol and diesel un...

 
Ward’s 2012 Best Engines List: Direct Injection Majority
Ward’s 2012 Best Engines List: Direct Injection Majority

8 Dec 2011, 16:01 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / Ladies and Gentlemen, let’s hear a round of applause for the powerplants included on Ward’s 2012 Best Engines list. The units come in all shapes and sizes and use multiple kinds of techn...

 
Mercedes Introduces More Efficient Engines for 2012MY Range
Mercedes Introduces More Efficient Engines for 2012MY Range

12 May 2011, 14:44 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / There are certain automotive producers that have built a name that makes a customer say “a ... will always be a ...”. However, this doesn’t mean that the carmakers we are talking a...

 
Ferrari 458 Italia Declared 2011 World Performance Car
Ferrari 458 Italia Declared 2011 World Performance Car

21 Apr 2011, 14:58 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / The Ferrari 458 Italia smoked the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG and the Porsche 911 Turbo in the race for the 2011 World Performance Car title, with the Italian supercar receiving the title at the New York ...

 
Toyota Turbocharges Its Engine Lineup
Toyota Turbocharges Its Engine Lineup

23 Nov 2010, 10:25 UTC · By: Andrei Costea / Toyota plans to introduce 11 new or redesigned hybrids to its lineup by 2012, but it doesn't ignore the fact that consumers are still demanding traditional internal-combustion propelled vehicle...

 
Mercedes-Benz to Introduce New V6 and V8 Petrol Engines
Mercedes-Benz to Introduce New V6 and V8 Petrol Engines

6 May 2010, 08:55 UTC · By: Dan Mihalascu / Mercedes-Benz will introduce a new range of more powerful and more efficient V6 and V8 petrol engines across their model lineups starting this autumn. For the V6, the main changes are a new narro...

 
New Mazda5 to Be Launched At Geneva
New Mazda5 to Be Launched At Geneva

20 Jan 2010, 10:45 UTC · By: Andrei Tutu / It is time for a new generation of the Mazda5 (Premacy in Japan) to reach the market. Well, it’s not actually time yet, as the MPV (C-MAV, compact multi-activity vehicle, as the company likes ...

 
GM Upgrades Direct Injection Engines for Better Fuel Efficiency
GM Upgrades Direct Injection Engines for Better Fuel Efficiency

8 Apr 2009, 07:58 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Improving fuel efficiency and reducing CO2 emissions as much as possible is one of the main tasks for the struggling American automaker General Motors who is currently facing a 60-day deadline to re...