30 Sep '13, 1am

Volkswagen VR6 turbo engine in the works – reports

Volkswagen VR6 turbo engine in the works – reports

Volkswagen’s new head of engine development, Fritz Eichler (the man responsible for Mercedes-AMG’s current powerplants ), is said to be overseeing the project. Using a tight 15° angle between the cylinder banks will create a compact six-cylinder engine (smaller than a comparable V6 and significantly shorter than an inline-six design) that’s suitable for transverse mountings.

Full article: http://paultan.org/2013/09/30/volkswagen-vr6-turbo-engine...

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