AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — BorgWarner’s Engine Group supplies systems and components for five engines named in Ward’s “10 Best Engines 2012,” including the:
- BMW 3.0-liter N55 Turbocharged DOHC I-6 (BMW 335i coupe)
- Chrysler Group 3.6-liter Pentastar DOHC V-6 (Chrysler 300S/Jeep Wrangler)
- Ford 2.0-liter EcoBoost® DOHC I-4 (Ford Edge)
- Ford 5.0-liter DOHC V-8 (Ford Mustang Boss 302)
- General Motors 2.0-liter Turbocharged DOHC I-4 (Buick Regal GS)
Turbochargers, engine timing systems, and variable cam timing (VCT) systems with Cam Torque Actuated (CTA) technology are some of the technologies and systems BorgWarner produces for these notable engines.
“Powerful, more efficient engines are not only better for the environment; they are fun to drive. At BorgWarner, we develop advanced technologies to enhance performance, improve fuel economy and reduce emissions,” said Timothy M. Manganello, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, BorgWarner. “We are proud to contribute to the success of these distinguished engines. Congratulations to our winning customers – BMW, Chrysler Group, Ford and General Motors.”
Presented by Ward’s AutoWorld magazine during the North American International Auto Show, Ward’s 10 Best Engines program has built a reputation as the auto industry’s annual barometer of powertrain expertise over the past 18 years. Nominations for the award are limited to engines that are available in regular-production, U.S. models on sale no later than the first quarter of 2012 with a base price of no more than $55,000.