GM powers up new Corvette V8 powerplant
GM has revealed their next generation of V8 powerplant on their 2014 Chevrolet Corvette. It could make this car get more horsepower, more torque and better fuel economy. The .2 litre LT1 V8 will represent in the small block’s with the addition of several new technology.
The engine features direct injection, fuel management cylinder shut down technology and continuously varibale valve timing (CVVT). GM expects the engine could deliver 335kW and 610Nm as the most powerful standard Corvette ever that could run 0-100km/h in less than four seconds.
It also become the most fuel efficient version of the classic car ever. The latest technology will come with new advanced combustion system that incorporates a new cylinder head design and a new, sculpted piston design.
Source :- CarAdvice