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direct injection

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(Automotive Engineering) See solid injection
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At the heart of the 4C, is a 1,750cc direct-injection 237hp aluminium engine.
It will be available with a choice of a new 3.3L direct-injection V6 and the F-150's 5.0L V8 with direct injection for the 2018 model year, and a new 3.0L turbodiesel V6 engine.
20 -- Japanese auto giant Honda Motor Co has unveiled three new direct-injection turbocharged petrol motors that will feature in Honda's future global models.
A NEW high performance 1.6-litre direct-injection turbo engine from Vauxhall will make its debut in the Cascada convertible at September's Frankfurt Motor Show.
Another 23 papers cover systems architecture, gasoline direct injection systems, medium and heavy-duty diesel, light-duty diesel, gasoline direct-injection spray generation, diesel spray, and development and methodology.
Built with a 47.6 gross hp direct-injection Kubota diesel engine, the U55 provides plenty of power for any compact excavator job.
Sharing the same direct-injection, variable valve-timing and turbo-charging, the new 1.6-litre version, produced at Ford''s Bridgend plant in Wales, is also available on the new C-Max MPV range.
One of the winners of Cambridge University's annual engineering photography competition, Rumble (above left), by Isil Ayranci Kilinc, shows the flame of an aeroengine gas turbine burner in an experimental lean direct-injection burner.
While similar in theory to "direct-injection" systems, which also inject fuel directly into cylinders, such direct injection systems are difficult to use on small-displacement engines because they require a high-pressure pump that complicates system design, making component layout less cost-efficient.
In contrast, the Nissan dual injector system is lighter and structurally simpler because it furnishes fuel at normal pressures, reducing cost by about 60 per cent compared to direct-injection engines of similar displacement.
These green candidates will be battling with a brace of Porsche's mighty new direct-injection engines as well as Jaguar's advanced 5-litre supercharged V8 among others.

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