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International Engine of the Year 2017 Review

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International Engine of the Year

The winning powertrains from the eight capacity classes are pitted against each other for the overall International Engine of the Year award.

The Ferrari 3.9-litre biturbo V8 won last year, but who can take home the top prize in 2017?

Performance Engine

  • Ferrari 3.9-litre biturbo V8
  • Ferrari 6.3-litre V12
  • Fiat Chrysler 2.9-litre V6 twin-turbo
  • Mercedes-AMG 4-litre biturbo V8
  • Porsche 4-litre boxer
  • Tesla full-electric powertrain

New Engine

  • Aston Martin 5.2-litre V12 twin-turbo
  • BMW 3-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder
  • Fiat Chrysler 2.9-litre V6 twin-turbo
  • Honda 3.5-litre V6 electric-gasoline hybrid
  • Mercedes-Benz 2-litre diesel
  • Volkswagen 1.5 TSI Evo

Green Engine

  • BMW 1.5-litre three-cylinder electric-gasoline hybrid
  • BMW 647cc two-cylinder electric-gasoline range-extender
  • BMW full-electric powertrain
  • General Motors full-electric powertrain
  • Tesla full-electric powertrain
  • Volvo 2-litre turbocharger supercharger electric-gasoline hybrid

Electric Powertrain

  • BMW full-electric powertrain
  • General Motors full-electric powertrain
  • Renault / Nissan full-electric powertrain
  • Renault / Nissan full-electric powertrain
  • Tesla full-electric powertrain
  • Volkswagen full-electric powertrain

Above 4-Litre

  • Audi 5.2-litre V10
  • BMW M 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8
  • Ferrari 6.3-litre V12
  • Ford 5.2-litre V8
  • Jaguar Land Rover 5-litre V8 supercharged
  • Lamborghini 6.5-litre V12

3-Litre to 4-Litre

  • Ferrari 3.9-litre biturbo V8
  • Honda 3.5-litre V6 electric-gasoline hybrid
  • McLaren 3.8-litre twin-turbo V8
  • Mercedes-AMG 4-litre biturbo V8
  • Porsche 3.8-litre boxer turbo
  • Porsche 4-litre boxer

2.5-Litre to 3-Litre

  • BMW 3-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder
  • BMW M 3-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder
  • BMW M Performance 3-litre quad-turbo diesel six-cylinder
  • Fiat Chrysler 2.9-litre V6 twin-turbo
  • Mercedes-AMG 3-litre V6 twin-turbo
  • Porsche 3-litre six-cylinder turbo

2-Litre to 2.5-Litre

  • Audi 2.5-litre five-cylinder turbo
  • Ford 2.3-litre turbo
  • Mazda 2.2-litre diesel
  • Mercedes-Benz 2.1-litre CDI
  • Porsche 2.5-litre turbo
  • Toyota / Lexus 2.4-litre electric-gasoline hybrid

1.8-Litre to 2-Litre

  • Audi 2-litre four-cylinder TFSI
  • BMW 2-litre twin-turbo four-cylinder
  • Mercedes-AMG 2-litre turbo
  • Porsche 2-litre turbo
  • Volvo 2-litre turbocharger supercharger electric-gasoline hybrid
  • Volvo 2-litre turbocharger supercharger four-cylinder

1.4-Litre to 1.8-Litre

  • Audi 1.8-litre TFSI
  • BMW 1.5-litre three-cylinder diesel
  • BMW 1.5-litre three-cylinder electric-gasoline hybrid
  • BMW 1.5-litre three-cylinder turbo
  • BMW/PSA Peugeot Citroen 1.6-litre turbo
  • Volkswagen 1.5 TSI Evo

1-Litre to 1.4-Litre

  • BMW 1.2-litre three-cylinder turbo
  • Fiat Chrysler 1.4-litre MultiAir turbo
  • PSA Peugeot Citroen 1.2-litre three-cylinder turbo
  • Volkswagen 1.4-litre TFSI
  • Volkswagen 1.4-litre TFSI ACT
  • Volkswagen 1.4-litre TFSI electric-gasoline hybrid

Sub 1-Litre

  • BMW 647cc two-cylinder electric-gasoline range-extender
  • Ford 999cc three-cylinder turbo
  • General Motors 999cc three-cylinder turbo
  • Honda 988cc three-cylinder turbo
  • Renault / Nissan 898cc three-cylinder turbo
  • Volkswagen 999cc three-cylinder turbo