The 400-hp, twin-turbo Q50 out-powers its rivals at a very agreeable price.
- Jeremy Korzeniewski
- Dec 10, 2015
Wards' 10 Best Engines list for 2016 includes a great variety of hybrids and naturally aspirated V6 and V8 powertrains, plus some surprises.
Once upon a time, you could look at the back of a trunk lid of a BMW and come up with a pretty fair idea of what sat under its hood. For example, a 320i was a 3 Series with a fuel-injected, 2.0-liter engine, a 328i was a 3 Series with a fuel-injected, 2.8-liter engine and a 328Ci was a two-door 3 Series with the same engine. Those were good days.