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Winner : 335i engine..


International Engine of the Year 2007
BMW 3-liter Twin-Turbo (335i)

Best New Engine of the Year
BMW 3-liter twin-turbo (335i)

Best Fuel Economy
Toyota 1,5-liter Hybrid Synergy Drive (Prius)

Best Performance Engine
BMW 5-liter V10 (M5, M6)

Sub 1-litre
Toyota 1-liter (Aygo, Yaris, Peugeot 107, Citroën C1)

1-litre to 1.4-litre
Volkswagen 1.4-liter TSI (Golf, Touran, Jetta)

1.4-litre to 1.8-litre
BMW-PSA 1.6-liter Turbo (MINI, Peugeot 207)

1.8-litre to 2-litre
Volkswagen 2-litre Turbo (Golf, Audi A3, A6, SEAT Leon, Skoda Octavia)

2-litre to 2.5-litre
BMW 2.5-liter (325, 525, X3, Z4)

2.5-litre to 3-litre
BMW 3-liters Twin-Turbo (335i)

3-litre to 4-litre
Porsche 3.6-liter Turbo (911)

Above 4-litre
BMW 5-liter V10 (M5, M6)
 

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Engine is BMW's middle name.

International Engine of the Year 2001: BMW 3.2-litre
International Engine of the Year 2002: BMW 4.4-litre Valvetronic
International Engine of the Year 2005: BMW 5-litre V10 (M5, M6)
International Engine of the Year 2006: BMW 5-litre V10
International Engine of the Year 2007: BMW 3-liter twin-turbo (335i)
 

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Detailed results:


1.8-litre to 2-litre

Results/ points

1. Volkswagen/Audi 2-litre Turbo FSI (A3, A4, A6, TT, Golf GTi, Eos, Jetta, Škoda Octavia, Seat Altea, Leon) 249

2. BMW Diesel 2-litre (X3, 120d, 320d, 520d) 143

3. Honda 2-litre i-VTEC (Civic Type R) 123

4. Honda 2-litre S2000 (Europe/Asia)) 106

5. Mitsubishi 2-litre Turbo (Evo IX, Outlander/Airtek) 81

6. Volkswagen 2-litre (GDI) FSI (Audi A3, A4, VW Golf, Touran, Eos, Seat Leon, Toledo, Škoda Octavia)



2-litre to 2.5-litre

Results/points

1. BMW 2.5-litre (325, 525, Z4, X3) 179

2. Subaru 2.5-litre flat four Turbo (Forester, Impreza) 150

3. Mazda 2.3-litre GDI Turbo (3MPS, 6MPS, CX-7, MPV) 144

4. Honda Diesel 2.2-litre (Civic, Accord (Europe),
CR-V, FR-V) 119

5. Toyota Diesel 2.2-litre D-CAT (Avensis, Corolla Verso, RAV4, Auris, Lexus IS220d) 104

6. Fiat Diesel 2.4-litre JTD Multijet (Alfa 166,
Lancia Thesis, Croma, Alfa 159, Brera) 101



3-litre to 4-litre

Results/points

1. Porsche 3.6-litre Turbo (911 Turbo) 224

2. BMW 3.2-litre (Z4 M) 220

3. Toyota Hybrid 3.5-litre V6 (GS450h) 187

4. Porsche 3.8-litre (911) 118

5. Audi 3.6-litre FSI (Q7, VW Touareg, Porsche Cayenne) 68

6. Toyota Hybrid 3.3-litre (Lexus RX400h) 65



Above 4-litre

Results/points

1. BMW 5-litre V10 (M5, M6) 269

2. Ferrari 6-litre (599 GTB) 155

3. Lexus Hybrid 5-litre (LS600h) 132

4. Audi 4.2-litre FSI (A6, A8, Q7, RS4, R8) 104

5. Mercedes-AMG 6.2-litre (CLK, E, CLS, S, ML, R) 77

6. Mercedes-AMG 6-litre Bi-Turbo (SL65, CL65, Maybach) 59



Best Performance Engine

Results/points

1. BMW 5-litre (M5, M6) 219

2. BMW 3-litre Twin Turbo (335i) 185

3. Ferrari 6-litre (599 GTB) 170

4. Porsche 3.6-litre Turbo (911 Turbo) 97

5. Mercedes-AMG 6.2-litre (CLK, E, CLS, S, ML, R) 67

6. Mercedes-AMG 6-litre bi-Turbo (SL65, CL65, Maybach)



Best New Engine of 2007

Results/points

1. BMW 3-litre Twin Turbo (335i) 446

2. Lexus Hybrid 5-litre (LS600h) 183

3. BMW-PSA 1.6-litre Turbo (Cooper S, Peugeot 207) 159

4. Renault 1.2-litre Turbo (Clio) 75

5. Porsche 4.8-litre Turbo (Cayenne) 66

6. Lexus 4.6-litre (LS460) 62



Best Fuel Economy

Results/points

1. Toyota Hybrid 1.5-litre (Prius) 244

2. Honda Hybrid 1.3-litre IMA (Civic) 130

3. Fiat-GM Diesel 1.3-litre (Panda, Grande Punto, IDEA, Doblo, Lancia Ypsilon, Musa, Opel/Vauxhall Agila, Corsa, Astra, Meriva, Tigra, Combo, Suzuki New Ignis) 118

4. Volkswagen 1.4-litre FSI (TSI) (VW Golf, Touran, Jetta) 111

5. BMW Diesel 3-litre Twin Turbo (335d, 535d) 90

6. Mercedes-Benz Diesel 3-litre (C, E, S, CLS, G, R, ML, GL, Chrysler 300C, Jeep Grand Cherokee, Commander) 45



Overall best engine IEOTY

Results/points

1. BMW 3-litre Twin Turbo (335i) 446 IEOTY

2. Lexus Hybrid 5-litre (LS600h) 183

3. BMW-PSA 1.6-litre Turbo (Cooper S, Peugeot 207) 159

4. Renault 1.2-litre Turbo (Clio) 75

5. Porsche 4.8-litre Turbo (Cayenne) 66

6. Lexus 4.6-litre (LS460) 62
 

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I still fail to see the Toyota Prius the most economical..perhaps for new cars but the VW Lupo 1.2TDi can easily do 70 to the gallon...
 

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No diesel winners - shame


I still fail to see the Toyota Prius the most economical..perhaps for new cars but the VW Lupo 1.2TDi can easily do 70 to the gallon...
Hasnt been on sale for a while , 2006 maybe . This is 2007 engine of the year , I presume its only for current models ?
 
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