Honda reveals its new VTEC Turbo engine range

Honda, the Japanese automaker has unveiled its newly developed VTEC Turbo engines. It is a direct injection gasoline turbo engine most suitable for small-to-medium-sized vehicles. The VTEC Turbo is a new edition to the Earth Dreams technology, the next-generation powertrain technologies which achieve both the fun of driving and excellent fuel economy at a high level.

Honda VTEC Turbo Engine

With the application of variable valve motion technology such as Honda's unique VTEC along with direct injection turbocharging with highly-fluidized combustion and a thorough reduction in engine friction, this engine achieves class-leading output and environmental performance, while downsizing engine displacement.

Honda VTEC Turbo Engine

Along with existing hybrid technology and diesel engine, the VTEC Turbo that features displacement size variation of 2.0 L, 1.5 L and 1.0 L will be adopted by Honda's future global models in accordance with characteristics of each model and needs of local customers. The 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder direct injection gasoline turbo engine churns out a maximum power output of more than 280bhp, and this engine complies with the EURO 6.

Honda VTEC Turbo Engine

Honda's new engine lineup could be a direct answer to the Ford's EcoBoost engine lineup. However, the company hasn't revealed which products will get this new engine range.  

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