New turbo will be based on existing engines ruler Earth Dreams. New turbo will be based on existing engines ruler Earth Dreams.
During the Detroit Auto Show, Honda announced the imminent appearance of several new types of power plants. Note that while we are talking only about the US market.
The first innovation will be four-cylinder internal combustion engines, turbocharged VTEC. The company does not specify the technical details of these units, but we know that they will be based on the existing engine line Earth Dreams.
Their production will establish a factory in the US state of Ohio in 2015. For these purposes, Honda will build the company a third assembly line. The total cost of running a turbo engine production is estimated at $ 340 million.
Note that we can talk about some of the new two-liter turbo variation developed for Civic Type-R – foreign automotive media earlier reported that the engine can be used for other Honda models in the US market. His return is greater than 280 hp
In addition, the company has promised to release a rechargeable hybrid and full electric car by 2018. No details about these projects the company has not yet announced.
The main automotive premiere Honda in Detroit is the new evolution of the well-known concept of hydrogen FCV, which the company has already demonstrated in November.