Feb 6, 2013 ... Our assertion was that with the latest generation of small turbocharged engines
replacing larger variants, the real-world gas mileage ...
Jun 9, 2013 ... Turbos will still grow in popularity as automakers reduce gasoline engine sizes to
... and replaced it with a bigger nonturbo engine that gets better fuel economy.
The turbo engine, EPA rated at 19 mpg city/24 highway/21 ... manifold, is
powered by exhaust gases that spin a small turbine at very high speeds.
Feb 28, 2012 ... Commenting gives Forbes readers a forum in which to express their opinions and
... Fuel economy is very much on the front burner in the auto industry, ... If
anything, adding a turbocharger could produce worse gas mileage, not better. ...
The turbo itself doesn't save gas, but using the smaller engine does.
Jul 5, 2011 ... I don't care nearly as much about HP as I do MPG right now. ... between the
steering wheel and the driver seat to actually get a acureat reading. and .... while
the turbocharger gives the extra power lost from the engine size reduction. ....
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Feb 13, 2008 ... A turbine wheel, capable of withstanding very high temperatures, ... The reason
that good bottom-end power will improve fuel economy ... And the best way to
efficiently give a small engine good low-down power is to turbo it.
May 6, 2013 ... By replacing bigger engines with smaller ones, then boosting them to get ... on
prices just in case superchargers really strike the fancy of car buyers, ... Maybe
the window sticker should give the fuel economy estimate but ... You can get
better mpg's when not in boost, but those gains will disappear in boost.
Jun 15, 2008 ... Ford is on record as saying smaller engines with turbo's "can" .... While simply
adding turbo's may not give you any fuel economy .... If you're trying to turbo a
hobby car, then why are you really worrking about fuel economy.
Feb 27, 2015 ... “It's really a mini jet engine in your car,” said Michael Stoller, ... The result is 10 to
30 percent better fuel economy, often in ... Her new BMW's turbo engine, with 240
horsepower, is a third smaller, yet it ... Honeywell forecasts that nearly four in 10
new cars and trucks in America will be turbo powered b...
Feb 5, 2013 ... Small turbocharged engines are marketed as delivering the power of a large
engine, with the fuel economy of a smaller one. ... Generally, the turbocharged
cars have slower acceleration and no better fuel economy than the models with ...
But all engines have to be operated at a very specific air-to-fuel ratio.
Advanced engine technologies can significantly improve fuel economy. Many are
on ... not needed. This temporarily turns an 8- or 6-cylinder engine into a 4- or 3-
cylinder engine, saving fuel. ... Turbocharging/Supercharging. Engine with ... This
allows manufacturers to use smaller engines without sacrificing performance.