France has announced a plan to ban the sale of cars with internal combustion engines by 2040 as part of its commitment to the goals of the Paris climate accords.
A study in Switzerland finds that gasoline engines equipped with direct injection systems emit up to 100 times more particulates than diesels engines. Surprise!
With the launch of the 61MPG, 129 HP, 1.9L Bluetec 4 cyl. Golf MK7.5, Volkswagen Launches its First New Diesel Since Dieselgate.
Mazda has developed a new range of compression ignition gasoline engines it says will improve fuel economy by 30% while lowering emissions. The first use of the new HCCI engine will be in the Mazda 3 in 2018.
Nissan says it has invented a new variable compression engine that has the power of a turbo with the torque and fuel economy of a diesel. It will debut in a new Infiniti model next year.
Elio Motors has formed a new partnership with Canada’s Linamar Corp to help produce its proprietary high efficiency three cylinder engine for automotive, marine, and industrial applications.
Jaguar may introduce a modern version of its famous straight 6 cylinder engine shortly. The new power unit will displace the current V-6 engine originally designed by Ford.
Engineers at the SAE World Conference heard speakers who advocated for higher octane gasoline and variable length connecting rods that can vary the compression ratio of an engine. Both ideas could reduce carbon emissions and boost fuel economy.
Ford is winning industry accolades with its advanced aluminum engines, but you have no idea how advanced they are until you’ve seen this!
Despite the trouble other manufacturers are having with diesel emissions, Mercedes is ready to double down on the tech with a 3 billion dollar investment.
The Formula 1 engine rules were broken by a desire to reduce costs. Could free’d up spending limits be the sport’s cure-all?
After more than a year of seemingly endless complaining, threatened lawsuits, and a push from on high to bring new, less-expensive engines into the sport, Formula 1 seems set to stick with the current turbocharged V6 engine formula until at least 2020. Honda F1 Power Unit The main goal of the newest agreement- set […]
Elon Musk and 44 other business leaders urge CARB not to make VW fix its non=complying diesel cars but invest that money in making more electric cars.
The latest EPA report on fuel economy shows Mazda leads all other manufacturers with average fuel economy across its entire model lineup of 29.4 mpg.
After the 2015 season finale in the desert, Red Bull principal made some comments that some believe mark the birth of an all-new, Nissan powered F1 effort.
F1 is going through an embarrassment of riches with three legendary engine builders bidding for the alternative engine deal.
The latest all-new engine from Mercedes-AMG is this 4.0 L twin-turbo V8 that makes nearly 500 HP while delivering 38% better fuel economy than the old 6.3!
The 2016 Audi R8 is ditching its 4.2 liter V8 due to strict taxes in China, but the 2.9 liter turbo V6 we might get instead could be a total, 450 HP gem!
Built to attract a new generation of buyers to the premium brand, the Mercedes-derived Infiniti Q30 just got spied without camo in Prague!
The Volvo Drive-E series of engines were introduced as a way for the Chinese-Swedish automaker to meet increasingly emissions requirements without sacraificing too much performance. Yet there are always though seeking even more oohmph from their motors, and Volvo will placate them with a number of optional upgrades from Polestar Performance, the unofficial tuner of […]