BMW continues the tradition of wins at the “International Engine of the Year Award” competition. BMW imposed on four categories of the eleven of the competition and has four engines in the first eight ranked 2,3,5 and 7.
BMW is the most reputable manufacturer of cars and engines in this competition with 50 prizes won in 12 years. Also, this year BMW (Bavarian Motor Factory) imposed in four categories. 3-4 liter engines category and 2.5-3 liters is traditionally dominated by BMW, with a total of 21 titles from a total of 24 possible.
This year also the BMW 3-liter TwinPower Turbo engine that develops 306 hp imposed in 2.5-3-liter class for the fourth consecutive year. Equipped now with the BMW Valvetronic technology, the new engine is high efficiency and is remarkable by a maximum torque of 400 Nm offered at an impressive speed range: between 1200 and 5000 rpm. This engine equips BMW 1 Series Coupe and Convertible, BMW 3 Series, BMW 5 Series, BMW X5, BMW X6 and BMW 7 Series models.