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    Officially Official: The new direct injected, multi-spark V6 and V8 engines from Mercedes-Benz
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    Mercedes-Benz 4.7-liter twin-turbo V8 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Mercedes-Benz has officially released all the details on its new family of V6 and V8 engines due to launch this fall in the S-Class sedans and CL coupes. The new power-plants are adopting many of the same ...

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    Report: Next-gen Mini Cooper to match diesel efficiency with turbo DI inline-three
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    It's no secret that BMW, like many other automakers, is working on smaller three cylinder engines for its future products to reduce fuel consumption and CO2 emissions. Some of those engines will go into the next generation of Mini products and the goal is to provide a significant improvement in ...

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    Report: GM struggling to market turbo technology
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    In the automotive realm, marketing can sometimes prove just as important as the actual product. Take, for instance, Ford's well regarded EcoBoost technology, which couples turbocharging with direct injection to produce more horsepower and reduce fuel consumption. Would it surprise you to hear ...

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    Lotus: Omnivore engine is 10% more efficient with more to come
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    Last March at the Geneva Motor Show, Lotus announced its new Omnivore research engine. The Omnivore is a two-stroke direct-injected engine designed to take advantage of the latest in electronic engine management and run on just about any liquid fuel (hence the name). In the time since the initial ...

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    New Hyundai 2.4-liter GDI four-cylinder makes 200 hp in 2011 Sonata
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    Hyundai 2.4L Theta-II GDI - Click above for high res image gallery
    When Hyundai's all new Sonata goes on sale early in 2010, it will arrive in U.S. showrooms with only one available engine, a thoroughly revamped version of the 2.4-liter Theta-II four cylinder. The new engine is Hyundai's first ...

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    Hyundai launches first direct-inject four-cylinder engine, replaces V6 in new Sonata
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    testing Hyundai's Theta II DGI engine - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When the swoopy new 2011 Sonata goes into production at Hyundai's plant in Alabama early next year, it won't offer a V6 engine anymore, but it will get the company's first ever direct-injected engine. This week in ...

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    Tokyo 2009: Mazda previews next-gen SKY clean engines, transmission and Kiyora concept
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    Mazda Kiyora Concept set to debut at the Tokyo Motor Show – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Mazda has just dropped off a bunch of info about their next-generation clean engines that will be officially unveiled at the Tokyo Motor Show in October, and we have two words for you: Direct ...

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    If it's direct-injected and sold in America, it's on this list
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    Direct injection is exciting technology in that it allows car enthusiasts to have their cake and eat it too. How so? By both improving fuel efficiency and increasing horsepower. This being the case, it's not surprising that automakers from all ends of the world are embracing the tech and selling ...

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    2010 Hyundai Santa Fe, Sonata to get direct-inject four-cylinder engines
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    2010 Hyundai Sonata being evaluated on a Detroit area freeway
    Hyundai's Montgomery, AL factory added production of four-cylinder engines last year, but recently the engine line has been getting some upgrades. Evidently, Hyundai is getting ready to add direct injection to its 2.4-liter ...

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    Lamborghini adding solar power to factory, vows to cut range CO2 35% by 2015
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    In the grand scheme of things, the facilities and products of Lamborghini don't really amount to a hill of beans. After all, the company only has one main factory that produces a few thousand cars a year. While those cars are high-powered and consume a lot of fuel per mile driven, Lamborghini ...

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    Direct-Injection Faceoff - Porsche 911 4S versus... BRP Ski-Doo?
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    On the surface, it would be difficult to find two machines that share less in common than the 2009 Porsche 911 and the latest Ski-Doo MX Z X snowmobile. But dig a little deeper (into their engine bays) and things start to show a few similarities, most notably the use of ...

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    Detroit Preview: 2010 Chevrolet Equinox debuts with direct injection
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of the 2010 Chevy Equinox
    Now that General Motors will be getting a cash infusion to stay in business at least through January, the automaker plans to unveil some new products at next month's Detroit Auto Show. The first one we can show you is the ...

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    LA 2008: Hyundai approves HED-5 i-Mode for production
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    Click above for high-res image gallery of Hyundai HED-5 i-Mode
    We first saw Hyundai's rolling CUV shapeship, the HED-5 i-Mode, back in Geneva, but today at the LA Auto Show is the first time the Korean automaker has shown the car in the States. New to the crossover is a 2.0L gasoline direct ...

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