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Top Ten car Engines

BMW B58​
BMW B58​

Among these, BMW has used its turbocharge engine technology to start a whole new page, from the ground-breaking N54 and the later N55, N63, N20 etc., to the latest and greatest B-series engine family (B37/38, B47/48, B57/58). Two weeks ago we published a review on the LCI 2016 BMW 340i. Our focus of the 340i is mainly on BMW’s all-new B58 engine.

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BMW M54​
BMW M54​

The M54 topped the Ward's 10 Best Engines list in 2002 and 2003. The BMW S54 is the equivalent high performance engine, which was used in the E46 M3, the Z3 M Coupe/Roadster and the Z4 M. The BMW M56 SULEV engine is based on the M54.

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Honda F20C ​Engine​
Honda F20C ​Engine​

Honda F20C engine. The F20C and F22C1 were inline-4 engines produced by Honda for use in the Honda S2000. They are one of the few Honda 4-cylinder automobile engines that are designed to sit longitudinally for rear wheel drive.

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Chrysler ​Pentastar Engine​
Chrysler ​Pentastar Engine​

The Chrysler Pentastar engine family is a series of aluminium (die-cast cylinder block) dual overhead cam 24-valve gasoline V6 engines introduced for model-year 2011 Chrysler, Dodge and Jeep vehicles. FCA has invested heavily in plants ($2 billion, not including engineering of the engines themselves).

BMW N55​
BMW N55​

The N55 was BMW's first straight-six engine to use a twin scroll turbocharger. It also won three straight Ward's 10 Best Engines awards in 2011-2013. Following the introduction of the B58 engine in 2015, the N55 began to be phased out. The F80 M3, F82 M4 and F87 M2 Competition are powered by the S55 engine, which is the high performance version of the N55.

Chevrolet ​Small-Block Engine​
Chevrolet ​Small-Block Engine​

The Chevrolet small-block engine is a series of V8 automobile engines used in normal production by the Chevrolet Division of General Motors between 1955 and 2003, using the same basic engine block.

BMW N54​
BMW N54​

The BMW N54 engine was launched at the Geneva Auto Show in 2006 and first seen in the E92 335i later that year. It has … The BMW N54 engine was launched at the Geneva Auto Show in 2006 and first seen in the E92 335i later that year.

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Ford Flathead ​V8 Engine​
Ford Flathead ​V8 Engine​

The Ford flathead V8 (often called simply the Ford flathead, flathead Ford, or flatty when the context is implicit, such as in hot-rodding) is a V8 engine of the valve-in-block type designed by the Ford Motor Company and built by Ford and various licensees.

BMW N52​
BMW N52​

The BMW N52 is a naturally aspirated straight-6 petrol engine which was produced from 2004-2015. The N52 replaced the M54 and debuted on the E90 330i and E63 630i. The N52 was the first water-cooled engine to use magnesium in the engine block. It was also listed as one of Ward's 10 Best Engines in 2006 and 2007.

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Volkswagen ​EA827 Engine​
Volkswagen ​EA827 Engine​

The EA827 family of petrol engines was introduced in 1972 by Audi in the B1-series Audi 80, and went on to power many Volkswagen Group models.This is a very robust water-cooled engine configuration for four- up to eight- cylinders, and is still in production.

BMW M57​
BMW M57​

The BMW M57 was an inline, six-cylinder turbo-diesel engine that was introduced in 1998. The M57TU engine was released in 2002 and the M57TU2 followed in 2005.

Toyota LR ​Engine​
Toyota LR ​Engine​

Toyota-Yamaha Lexus LF-A Production Prototype engine 2009 Tokyo Motor Show Announced in the Lexus LFA sports car, the 1LR-GUE is a 4,805 cc (293 cu in) DOHC 4 valves per cylinder engine. The engine is made from aluminium alloy, magnesium alloy and titanium alloy and is smaller than most V8s.

BMW M50​
BMW M50​

The S50 is the high performance version of the M50 which was used in the E36 M3, replacing the four-cylinder BMW S14 engine used in the E30 M3. Like the M50, the S50 has an iron block and aluminum head with four valves per cylinder.

Nissan VR ​Engine​
Nissan VR ​Engine​

The VR is a series of twin-turbo DOHC V6 automobile engines from Nissan with displacements varying from 3.0 L to 3.8 L. An evolution of the widely successful VQ series, it draws on developments from the VRH JGTC and Nissan R390 GT1 Le Mans racing engines.

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Rolls-Royce ​Merlin​
Rolls-Royce ​Merlin​

The Rolls-Royce Merlin is a British liquid-cooled V-12 piston aero engine of 27-litres (1,650 cu in) capacity. Rolls-Royce designed the engine and first ran it in 1933 as a private venture. Initially known as the PV-12, it was later called Merlin following the company convention of naming its piston aero engines after birds of prey.

Toyota MZ ​Engine​
Toyota MZ ​Engine​

The Toyota MZ engine family is a V6 piston engine series. The MZ series has an aluminium engine block and aluminium alloy DOHC cylinder heads. The cylinders are lined with cast iron, and is of a closed deck design (no open space between the bores). The engine is a 60 degree V6 design.

Chevrolet ​LT-1​
Chevrolet ​LT-1​

The Chevrolet small-block engine is a series of V8 automobile engines used in normal production by the Chevrolet Division of General Motors between 1955 and 2003, using the same basic engine block. Referred to as a "small block" for its comparative size relative to the physically much larger Chevrolet big-block engines, the family spanned from 262 cu in (4.3 L) to 400 cu in (6.6 L) in displacement.

BMW B38​
BMW B38​

The BMW B38 is a turbocharged 3-cylinder petrol engine which replaced the 4-cylinder BMW N13 and has been in production since 2013. It is part of a modular BMW engine family of 3-cylinder (B38), 4-cylinder and 6-cylinder petrol engines, which use a displacement of 500 cc (30.5 cu in) per cylinder.

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Ford Model T ​Engine​
Ford Model T ​Engine​

The Ford Model T used a 177 cu in (2.90 L) inline 4-cylinder engine. It was primarily a petrol engine, but it had flex-fuel ability (called multifuel at the time) and could also burn kerosene or alcohol.

BMW M62​
BMW M62​

The BMW M62 is a naturally aspirated V8 DOHC engine produced from 1995 to 2005. A successor to the M60, the M62 features Alusil cylinder liners and a single row timing chain. In 1998, the "Technical Update" (M62TU) added variable valve timing (VANOS) to the intake camshaft.

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GM Ecotec ​Engine​
GM Ecotec ​Engine​

In fact, the new Ecotec family is on the leading edge of efficiency, with the new 1.4L turbo up to five percent more efficient than the 1.4L turbo engine it will replace. The new Ecotec engines also deliver segment-challenging refinement.

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Hyundai ​Theta Engine​
Hyundai ​Theta Engine​

The Hyundai Theta (G4KC) is a gasoline four-cylinder automobile engine family. The third all-aluminum engine of Hyundai Motor Company debuted in the fourth-generation Hyundai Sonata sedan (codenamed NF), which was unveiled in August 2004 [citation needed] in South Korea.

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BMW S65​
BMW S65​

3. S65 (4.0 Liter Naturally Aspirated V8) This engine is the reason why so many BMW enthusiasts are unhappy with the current M3’s engine. It’s one of the favorite BMW engines amongst all car enthusiasts. Its 414hp is a nice number, but it isn’t the important one. The important number is 8,450, which is the number of revs that the S65 redlines at.

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Alfa Romeo ​V6 Engine​
Alfa Romeo ​V6 Engine​

Alfa Romeo's in-house V6 engine (also known as the Busso V6) design made its initial debut in 1979 in the Alfa 6. Introduced in 2.5 L guise, production engines would eventually range from 2.0 L to 3.2 L displacement.

Ferrari F136 ​Engine​
Ferrari F136 ​Engine​

The F136, commonly known as Ferrari-Maserati engine, is a family of 90° V8 petrol engines jointly developed by Ferrari and Maserati [citation needed] and produced by Ferrari; these engines displace between 4.2 L and 4.7 L, and produce between 390 PS (287 kW; 385 hp) and to 605 PS (445 kW; 597 hp).

BMW S85​
BMW S85​

BMW S85 engine tuning S85 Stroker. Cams. The S85 engine from the factory has high power, but some stock still left. The easiest way to buy cat-back exhaust system (like Supersprint), intake system Gruppe M, pulley and ECU software. It give about 560 horsepower.

BMW M73​
BMW M73​

While most other engines in the BMW range had switched to DOHC and 4 valves per cylinder, the M73 used SOHC and 2 valves per cylinder. Some versions of the engine have two separate Bosch Motronic ECUs, while others use a single Siemens ECU.

Mercedes-​Benz OM651 Engine​
Mercedes-​Benz OM651 Engine​

Mercedes-Benz: troubles with newest OM651 diesel engine. Discussion in 'Vehicle Reliability & Safety Issues' started by EnI, Oct 8, 2009.

BMW N62​
BMW N62​

The BMW N62 is a naturally aspirated DOHC V8 engine which was produced from 2002–2010. It is the world's first engine to use a continuously variable-length intake manifold, and BMW's first V8 to feature variable valve lift (Valvetronic)

Toyota KR ​Engine​
Toyota KR ​Engine​

The Toyota KR engine family is a straight-3 piston engine series, designed by Daihatsu, which is a subsidiary of Toyota. The 1KR series uses aluminium engine blocks and chain driven DOHC cylinder heads.