Bugatti W16 engine still has life in it – to last till 2030?

In a time where downsizing is the norm, Bugatti’s venerated 8.0 litre W16 quad-turbo engine is perhaps the last of its kind. According to Bugatti boss Stephan Winkelmann, the W16 engine still has some life in it, Autocar reports. Winkelmann acknowledged that the company may dip its hands into a

Coyote Crate Engine Swap: 1999 Mustang Gets Dyno Tuned, Makes 432 HP to the Tire – Hot Rod

More Ford Coyote Engine Tech!Ford Coyote Dyno Test: New Stage-3 Cams Dyno 592 HP!In-depth Look at The Evolution of The Coyote Engine It’s payoff time. For the last two installments in the “Fake Snake” project 1999 Mustang GT, we’ve detailed the process of swapping the original 4.6 two-valve Modular motor

Mazda's SkyActiv-X engine a popular choice in Europe

According to a report by Automotive News, the take-up rate of Mazda’s SkyActiv-X engine in Europe has been higher than expected, so much so that it came as a surprise to the Japanese carmaker. The petrol engine with compression ignition technology is available on the Mazda 3 and CX-30, albeit

F1 set for partial engine development freeze

Formula 1 engine manufacturers expect their performance to converge even further as the rulemakers are planning to freeze elements of development after 2021. While major new technical regulations will be introduced after next season they focus on the car itself, with the V6 turbo-hybrid formula that was introduced in 2014

Legendary Indy engine builder, Sonny Meyer, dies aged 89

Louis “Sonny” Meyer Jr., one of the most accomplished and successful engine builders in Indianapolis 500 history, died Saturday, Nov. 9 in Crawfordsville, IN. Meyer was the son of Louis Meyer, the Indianapolis 500’s first three-time winner, and joined Meyer & Drake Engineering soon after his father and Dale Drake

Leclerc: Engine queries aimed at ‘destabilising’ Ferrari

Charles Leclerc thinks questions being asked about the legality of Ferrari’s engines are an attempt to “destabilise” his team, as he insists the Italian outfit is not worried about the situation. On the back of Ferrari’s current power advantage in Formula 1, revealed that a number of its rivals

Ferrari: Engine advantage ‘not as huge as Mercedes had’

Ferrari insists its engine advantage in Formula 1 is smaller than people think and “not so huge as Mercedes had in the past”. When F1 switched to V6 turbo-hybrid engines in 2014 Mercedes launched to the head of the field with a comfortable margin over its rivals, initially due to

Mercedes-AMG A45 engine to be used in larger models

With up to 421 hp and 500 Nm of torque from just 2.0 litres of displacement, the new M139 turbocharged four-cylinder engine in the latest Mercedes-AMG A 45 and CLA 45 is an impressive piece of engineering. But having spent so much time and effort to extract these headline figures,

Volvo XC40 T5 Twin Engine launched in the UK – 262 hp, 2.1 l/100 km, 46 km EV range; price from RM211k

Volvo has officially launched the XC40 T5 Twin Engine in the United Kingdom, which will be priced between 40,905 and 42,305 British pounds (RM211,344 and RM218,505), with first deliveries set to begin from February next year. With the launch, we now have full specifications of the compact SUV’s plug-in hybrid