HYUNDAI ANNOUNCES NEW ENGINE TO POWER ITS DRIVE TOWARD FUEL ECONOMY LEADERSHIP

Posted on 20. Nov, 2009 by in Hyundai Canada

A new four-cylinder engine will assistance energy Hyundais expostulate towards apropos a fuel economy personality when it launches in a companys many renouned car, a 2011 Sonata.

Today, Hyundai denounced a engine, that is built during Hyundai Motor Manufacturing of Alabama, during a Hyundai America Technical Center in Superior Township, Michigan, where it engineers, designs, tests and certifies vehicles sole in a U.S.

The 2.4-liter Theta II GDI engine facilities gasoline approach injection (GDI) record that operates with larger potency regulating reduction fuel, formulating fewer emissions and delivering softened stifle response, all while creation some-more energy than a normal port-injected engine. In a all-new 2011 Sonata, consumers can design an estimated best-in-class fuel economy of 35 miles per gallon in highway pushing (EPA acceptance pending).

At Hyundais core is a guarantee to broach forlorn peculiarity and value to a customers, says Hyundai Motor America President and CEO, John Krafcik. Leading a introduction of this record in a many important, top volume product, a all-new 2011 Sonata, demonstrates a joining to delivering products that excite and prerogative Hyundai owners.

Hyundai announced in late 2008 that it would lead a attention in assembly newly due Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAF) standards, that would have compulsory a swift normal of 35 mpg by 2020, 5 years early by a multiple of new technologies, including variety and gasoline approach injection. Since that time, a attention has concluded to work with a some-more assertive standard. The Obama administration has given due some-more assertive standards of 35.5 mpg by 2016, that Hyundai supports and also skeleton to accommodate forward of report in a query to turn a many fuel fit code in a U.S.

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