Engines

 
2014 Volvo S60 T6, with 2015 Drive-E powertrain  -  First Drive, September 2013

2015 Volvo S60: Preview Drive

Zooming upward on a ribbon of road, along a cliff wall, between tight hairpin curves and breathtaking views in the mountains of Southern France, I goose the accelerator from about 2,000 rpm and hear a series of sounds that’s entirely foreign, especially in a Volvo: the wail and whine of a... read more

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2014 Jaguar XFR-S  -  First Drive  -  August 2013

Jaguar Hints At Future Without V-8s

If you like the cultured growl of a Jaguar XK or the fierce snarl of the new XFR-S, you'd best enjoy it while you can. Jaguar has said that the pressure of meeting future... read more August 19, 2013 by


 
Volvo Drive-E four-cylinder engine

Volvo Reveals Next-Generation ‘Drive-E’ Engine Tech

Volvo first announced in September 2011 it would fit its entire lineup with engines consisting of no more than four cylinders. From the smallest hatch to its seven-seat XC90... read more August 16, 2013 by


 
Honda Performance Development HR22T LMP1 engine

Honda Developing Turbo V-6 For Le Mans’ Premier LMP1 Category

Honda, more specifically Honda’s U.S.-based Honda Performance Development unit, is working on a new engine it hopes to sell to private teams competing in the World... read more August 9, 2013 by


 
Mercedes AMG’s turbocharged V-6 for the 2014 Formula One season

Listen To Mercedes AMG’s V-6 Turbo For The 2014 F1 Season: Video

Mercedes AMG was one of the first of the Formula One engine suppliers to reveal its new turbocharged 1.6-liter V-6 developed for the 2014 season, and now it’s the first... read more August 2, 2013 by


 
2014 Cadillac CTS Live Photos

Cadillac Explains Twin-Turbo V-6 Lag Reduction: Video

The announcement of the coming 420-horsepower, twin-turbocharged, 3.6-liter V-6 from Cadillac met a warm welcome in the hearts of many an enthusiast, perhaps especially as... read more July 26, 2013 by


 
Marussia's 2013 F1 car

Marussia To Use Ferrari Engines In 2014 F1 Season

Formula One backmarker Marussia will hopefully see its performance improve next season when the team starts using engines supplied by Ferrari. Marussia, which is tied for... read more July 17, 2013 by


 
Cosworth Formula One engine

F1-Derived Cosworth Four-Cylinder Engine To Power Road Car: Report

Legendary engine tuner and manufacturer Cosworth will no longer supply Formula One teams with engines from next season onwards, with its sole remaining buyer Marussia... read more July 2, 2013 by


 
2014 Lexus IS 350 F Sport

Lexus’ New Turbo Four Arrives Next Year

Despite focusing on hybrid technology to achieve most of its efficiency gains, Lexus will now follow rival automakers in the luxury segment by offering downsized turbocharged... read more June 25, 2013 by


 
2014 Aston Martin Rapide S

Has Aston Martin Just Extended Its Engine Deal With Ford?

Aston Martin currently sources its V-8 and V-12 engines from Ford, which builds them on a dedicated line at one of its plants in Cologne, Germany. The current supply deal for... read more June 25, 2013 by


 
Aston Martin CC100 Speedster Concept

Hear The Aston Martin CC100 Rev Its V-12 Engine: Video

Snap, crackle and pop! No, we’re not talking about breakfast cereals here but the signature sound of the burly V-12 fitted to Aston Martin’s CC100 Speedster... read more May 28, 2013 by


 
HEMI V-8 engine

'Hellcat' Supercharged HEMI V-8 Confirmed: Report

A couple of years ago, we brought you news that Chrysler was planning a supercharged HEMI V-8 engine to lift the performance of its SRT models closer in line with rivals from... read more May 20, 2013 by


 
Volvo i-ART diesel injection technology

Volvo Starts Production Of Next-Generation Engines: Video

Volvo announced as far back as September 2011 it would be implementing a strategy where its entire lineup would feature four-cylinder engines, with the engines to be based on... read more May 13, 2013 by


 
Maserati V-6 engine

Ferrari Expands Engine Manufacturing Business

Ferrari is going against the industry trend of trying to sell more and more cars with each passing year, by vowing to limit sales in order to protect the exclusivity of its... read more May 9, 2013 by


 
2014 Aston Martin Rapide S

Aston Martin, Daimler Considering Engine Supply Deal

Within the next two months, Aston Martin and Daimler could be partners in an engine supply deal. Aston Martin is said to be seeking engines for its luxury-sports lineup, and... read more May 8, 2013 by


 
Shelby Supercars Tuatara

SSC Tuatara’s 1,350-HP Output Confirmed On The Dyno

Not much has been seen or heard lately of SSC’s upcoming Veyron-rival, the Tuatara, which has led to speculation that the project may have hit a roadblock. According to... read more April 29, 2013 by


 
 

 
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