There are numerous publications, organizations and companies that hand out awards to the automotive industry for its various technical and design achievements, but few are so lauded as the winner of the International Engine of the Year competition. Judged by a panel of 76 of the world's top automotive journalists, the engine that comes out on top--or top in its class--can lay claim to being the best there is, for another year at least. This year, the International Engine of the Year title was awarded to the smallest engine currently on the new car market, the 0.9-liter Fiat TwinAir...
Fiat Working On Hybrid Twin-Cylinder Engine That Promises 80 MPG
Just this week Fiat revealed a tiny two-cylinder engine that its customers in Europe can pick for the funky 500 minicar, and which in naturally aspirated form delivers around 65 horsepower and promises a fuel economy upwards of 55 mpg. While we know that there will be more powerful turbocharged...Viknesh Vijayenthiran