The Company Porsche Has Abandoned The Idea Of An 8 Cylinder Boxer Engines
Engineers from Zuffenhausen was seriously thinking to provide iconic 911 8-cylinder version of its boxer motor. On balance, however, rejected the idea of increasing the volume in favor of turbocharging technology.
The preliminary stage of development the idea of equipping Porsche 911 8-cylinder "boxer" pass in time. But as said the publication Autocar, the head of the Department of motor VW Group Heinz-Jakob Neusser, the volume of such a motor would have reached five liters. And this is for the compact engine Bay of the Porsche 911 too.
Therefore, the maximum that we can expect future buyers of the car, this six-cylinder "boxer". And to improve its characteristics Porsche engineers are estimated using a turbo. It is, as noted by the representative of the brand, will give engineers more freedom in the development of new powertrains. In addition, Porsche is not going to abandon high-speed atmospheric engines.
New turbo engines may appear on the Porsche 911 with another facelift, which is scheduled for this year. Premiere of the new sports car will take place this fall at the Frankfurt motor show. A completely new generation Porsche 911 is scheduled to be submitted in 2018.
Hybrid sportscar i9, after which the Bavarian automaker plans to mark the centenary of the brand, will be a "charged" version of the sport hybrid i8. The displacement and number of cylinders petrol u...
The unit Porsche called Porsche Design involved the creation of various accessories, is planning to build in Miami branded condominium called the Porsche Design Tower. The photos of the house that ap...
Jeep persists in his intention to produce a model that would stand a notch above the current largest SUV - Grand Cherokee. Full-size SUV should appear Jeep in 2018 and will be a major application for...
According to information from the French media, the premiere of new items scheduled for February 2, 2015, and later, in March, the car will appear at the Geneva motor show. In addition to the platfor...
Rumors that Apple may try yourself as an automaker, appeared quite a long time. But now it became known that the shareholders of the company have found the easiest way to join the pool of high-tech a...