Chevy's New 1.5L Engines Are Melting Themselves | Shifting Lanes
The new 1.5L turbo engines are melting their pistons deeming them inoperable. The last thing you want from a new car is an engine that melts itself but some Chevy customers who drive the new Malibu and Cruze are experiencing just...
Found this on GM media's site.
The 2016 Cruze will be equipped with the 1.5L Normally Aspirated engine, and the new 1.4L turbo.
Interesting article from Tom Read.
I thought this was the guy that Xtreme met at GM powertrain.
Maybe this article is already posted somewhere.
GM released some information on the 2016 Volt powertrain. The range extender is a new 1.5L engine from the new GM small engine family with a compression ratio of 12.5:1.
They comment that the compression ratio is higher than the 10.5:1 of the "standard" version of the engine.
I wonder if the...
First I have heard of this, but could see the slightly bigger engine with direct injection getting the same MPG with more power. Hopefully if this is true more info about this engine gets leaked.
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