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International Engine of the Year 2018 Review

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International Engine of the Year

The winning engines from the eight capacity classes plus the winner from the Electric Powertrain category are shortlisted 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 2018?

1-Litre to 1.4-Litre

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

1.4-Litre to 1.8-Litre

  • Audi 1.8-litre TFSI
  • BMW 1.5-litre three-cylinder electric-gasoline hybrid
  • BMW 1.5-litre three-cylinder turbo
  • Honda 1.5-litre turbo
  • Toyota / Lexus 1.8-litre electric-gasoline hybrid
  • Volkswagen 1.5-litre TSFI Evo

1.8-Litre to 2-Litre

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

2-Litre to 2.5-Litre

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

2.5-Litre to 3-Litre

  • BMW 3-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder
  • BMW M 3-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder
  • Fiat Chrysler 2.9-litre V6 twin-turbo
  • Mercedes-AMG 3-litre V6 twin-turbo
  • Mercedes-Benz 3-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder 48V ISG
  • Porsche 3-litre six-cylinder turbo

3-Litre to 4-Litre

  • Audi / Bentley 4-litre TDI tri-turbo V8
  • Ferrari 3.9-litre biturbo V8
  • McLaren 4-litre twin-turbo V8
  • Mercedes-AMG 4-litre biturbo V8
  • Porsche 3.8-litre boxer turbo
  • Porsche 4-litre boxer

Above 4-Litre

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

Electric Powertrain

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

Green Engine

  • BMW 1.5-litre three-cylinder electric-gasoline hybrid
  • BMW full-electric powertrain
  • General Motors full-electric powertrain
  • Renault / Nissan full-electric powertrain
  • Tesla full-electric powertrain
  • Volvo 2-litre turbocharger supercharger electric-gasoline hybrid

New Engine

  • Audi 2.9-litre six-cylinder TFSI
  • BMW M 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8
  • Ferrari 6.5-litre V12
  • McLaren 4-litre twin-turbo V8
  • Mercedes-Benz 3-litre twin-turbo six-cylinder 48V ISG
  • Porsche 4-litre turbo V8 electric-gasoline hybrid

Performance Engine

  • Audi 5.2-litre V10
  • BMW M 4.4-litre twin-turbo V8
  • Ferrari 3.9-litre biturbo V8
  • Ferrari 6.5-litre V12
  • Mercedes-AMG 4-litre biturbo V8
  • Porsche 4-litre boxer

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