The Hybrid System of the BMW i8 won the title Best Engine of the Year
Contest International Engine of the Year has ended. BMW won the grand prize in this year’s contest and Best Engine of the Year was set 1.5-liter 3-cylinder petrol engine with twin turbo, which is part of the hybrid system of the BMW i8.
The main rival of the Bavarian motor was 1.0-liter 3-cylinder EcoBoost engine of Ford, who won the edition of the competition three years in a row. This time, the Americans are second.
Recall that Ford’s engine has several varieties with power of 100 hp, 125 hp and 140 hp it is part of the range Ford Fiesta, Ford Focus and Ford C-Max.
Third in the ranking is the basic 1.2-liter 3-cylinder engine in PSA group which has versions with an output of 110 hp and 130 hp The French unit is part of a range of Peugeot 208, Peugeot 308, Citroen C4 Cactus and others.
Following are the category winners:
Best engine volume below 1 liter 1.0-liter EcoBoost of Ford, who gets whole 444 points. Arther him is 1.0-liter engine of Opel, who has 176 points.
In engines with a volume of between 1.0 and 1.4 liters winning 1.2-liter engine in PSA with 243 points, after him is the 1.4-liter TSI of Volkswagen with 174 points.
In the category for engines with a volume of between 1.4 and 1.8 liters winner again 1.5-liter engine of the BMW, after him is a 1.8-liter TFSI of Audi.
In engines with a volume of between 1.8 and 2.0 liters winning is 2.0-liter engine of the Mercedes-AMG with an output of 360 hp This engine drives the Mercedes A45 AMG. After him is the 2.0-liter petrol engine of the Audi, which drives many models, including Audi TT, Audi A4, A5, A6, A7, Volkswagen Golf GTi, Seat Leon Cupra and others.
In the category for engines with a volume of between 2.0 and 2.5 liters award goes to the 2.5-liter 5-cylinder engine of the Audi, which drives the Audi RS3 and Audi RS Q3. Behind him is a 2.2-liter diesel Mazda.
In engines with a volume of between 2.5 and 3.0 liters winner is the 3.0-liter petrol engine of the BMW M3 and the BMW M4.
In the category of engines with a volume of between 3.0 and 4.0 liters award goes to the 3.8-liter V8 engine of McLaren, drive 650S and 12C.
Category for engine with a capacity of more than 4.0 liters is headed by the 4.5-liter V8 of Ferrari 458 Speciale, then it is a 6.3-liter V12 unit of the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta.
For the Green Engine of the Year is selected electric aggregate Tesla Model S.
Category for best new engine again won by BMW i8, and the category of performance Italia Ferrari 458 and 458 Speciale.http://szlifestyle.com/sz/2015/06/20/the-hybrid-system-of-the-bmw-i8-won-the-title-best-engine-of-the-year/https://i1.wp.com/szlifestyle.com/sz/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/BMW-i8-engine.jpg?fit=740%2C417https://i1.wp.com/szlifestyle.com/sz/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/BMW-i8-engine.jpg?resize=180%2C150AUTOautomobiles,BMW,BMW i8,cars,engine,hybridContest International Engine of the Year has ended. BMW won the grand prize in this year's contest and Best Engine of the Year was set 1.5-liter 3-cylinder petrol engine with twin turbo, which is part of the hybrid system of the BMW i8. The main rival of the Bavarian motor...Richard D.Richard Deendeen@szlifestyle.comContributorRichard Deen is a writer at szlifestyle. What can I say I love gadgets!szlifestyle.com Tech News, Life Style, Reviews, Videos!