New details are starting to emerge about the upcoming quad-turbo diesel engine of BMW
New details are starting to emerge about the upcoming quad-turbo diesel engine of BMW.
Expected to be introduced for the 750d next year, the engine will have a displacement of 3.0 liters and was expected to generate 408 PS (300 kW) and around 800 Nm (590 lb-ft) of torque. A new report indicates it will be able to produce a peak power of 395 PS.
The power will be channeled through an 8-speed automatic gearbox and an xDrive all-wheel drive system to all four wheels. The same engine will be offered for other 50d models in the future, but no details are available at the moment.
Currently, the most powerful diesel engine of BMW has three turbochargers and an output of 381 PS (280 kW) with a peak torque of 740 Nm (546 lb-ft).