Bosch, Mahle to bail out of turbochargers JVMon, 23, Jan 2017
Mahle and Robert Bosch plan to sell their turbocharger partnership, citing a failure to achieve economies of scale despite strong sales growth. Their joint venture, Bosch Mahle Turbo Systems, has two plants in Austria and China and employs 1,400 workers.
Ford adds diesel, new V-6 to enhance F-150 mpg for '18Sun, 08, Jan 2017
BorgWarner ready for another acquisitionMon, 21, Nov 2016
Subaru to recall 100,000 U.S. turbocharged vehicles for faulty pumpWed, 26, Oct 2016
Subaru of America will recall about 100,000 vehicles equipped with turbocharged engines over increased risk of a fire. A faulty relay controlling the secondary air injection pump in the turbocharged vehicles could fail and cause the unit to overheat and melt, potentially leading to a fire.
In Europe, automakers forced back to bigger engines in new emissions eraFri, 14, Oct 2016
Porsche's new V-8 engine will power Bentley, Audi modelsWed, 13, Jul 2016
Ford hikes horsepower, torque on 2017 F-150's 3.5-liter EcoBoost engineTue, 12, Jul 2016
When the 2017 Ford F-150 arrives at dealership lots this fall, the new 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine under the hood will have more power. The second-generation engine will have 50 more pounds-feet of torque and an additional 10 hp, raising the numbers to 470 pounds-feet of torque and 375 hp.
Next-gen Dodge Charger could cut weight, offer twin-turbo I-4Mon, 30, May 2016
The next generation Dodge Charger is expected to shed nearly 500 pounds from its base curb weight, and could come with a 300-hp, twin-turbo inline-four engine in development for the 2018 Jeep Wrangler, according to sources.
BMW pays homage to 2002 turbo coupeMon, 23, May 2016
Source: FCA's new 2.0-liter turbo 4-banger to make nearly 300 hpMon, 09, May 2016
Porsche gives new Cayman downsized, turbo engineMon, 25, Apr 2016
Porsche introduced the third generation of its midengine Cayman sports coupe at the Beijing auto show, a model with virtually the same performance specs as its Boxster roadster sibling, including a new 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine that has a turbocharger to achieve both better output and lower CO2 emissions.
Honeywell sees e-chargers, e-turbos on the horizonMon, 25, Apr 2016
Almost half of all vehicles produced in the world will be turbocharged by the end of this decade, forecasts Honeywell Transportation Systems CEO Terrence Hahn. Honeywell is banking on what comes next -- electric boosters to eliminate turbo lag and electric turbochargers that help recharge batteries.