Audi wins International Engine of a Year Award 2011 for 2.5-liter TFSI

A jury of 76 motoring reporters from around a universe has voted a Audi 2.5-liter TFSI as a International Engine of a Year 2011 in a 2-liter to 2.5-liter category. This engine therefore retains a endowment that it won final year.

The 2.5-liter section propitious to a Audi RS 3 Sportback and TT RS Coup and Roadster facilities both turbocharging and FSI approach gasoline injection technology, dual of Audis core technologies. With a banishment of 2,480 cubic centimeters, this engine produces 250 kW (340 hp) between 5,400 and 6,500 rpm and rise torque of 450 Nm (332 lb-ft) from 1,600 to 5,300 rpm.

International Engine of a Year jury members pronounced of a 2.5-liter engine: “This is positively a best turbocharged engine in new years. Torque, power, and good sound this engine has it all! It is a powerful, abdominal sign of a strange quattro convene racing engine that put Audi on a map.

Developed by quattro GmbH, a Audi TT RS Coup can scurry from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) in 4.3 seconds (Roadster: 4.4 seconds) and both a Coup and Roadster have an discretionary tip speed of 280 km/h (174 mph).

Audi now offers a same engine that powers a dual TT RS models in a RS 3 Sportback. It takes 4.6 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h (62 mph) a best-in-class opening figure. Its governed tip speed is 250 km/h (155 mph).

This is a seventh difficulty win in a quarrel during a International Engine of a Year Awards for Audi TFSI technology. Between 2005 and 2009, a Audi 2.0-liter TFSI engine has won a endowment in a 1.8 to 2.0-liter category.