List of Volkswagen Group engines

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This list of Volkswagen Group engines includes internal combustion engine articles and related technologies produced by the German automotive concern, Volkswagen Group.

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Lists of all engines

The following articles list Volkswagen Group engines which are available worldwide. These include motor vehicle engines, marine engines sold by Volkswagen Marine [1] and industrial engines sold by Volkswagen Industrial Motor. [2]

Specific engines, engine series, regional engines

Technologies

Some of the technologies which are unique to Volkswagen Group include:

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Volkswagen Golf small family car manufactured by Volkswagen

The Volkswagen Golf is a compact car produced by the German automotive manufacturer Volkswagen since 1974, marketed worldwide across eight generations, in various body configurations and under various nameplates – such as the Volkswagen Rabbit in the United States and Canada, and as the Volkswagen Caribe in Mexico (Mk1).

Straight-three engine inline piston engine with three cylinders

A straight-three engine, also known as an inline-triple, or inline-three, is a reciprocating piston internal combustion engine with three cylinders arranged in a straight line or plane, side by side.

Volkswagen Polo car model

The Volkswagen Polo is a car produced by the German manufacturer Volkswagen since 1975. It is sold in Europe and other markets worldwide in hatchback, sedan and estate variants. The Polo has been produced in six generations. Related Volkswagen Group models include the Škoda Fabia, SEAT Ibiza and Audi A1.

SEAT Ibiza Spanish automobile model

The SEAT Ibiza is a supermini car manufactured by Spanish car manufacturer SEAT since 1984. It is SEAT's best-selling car. The Ibiza is named after the Spanish island of Ibiza, and it is the second SEAT model to be named after a Spanish city, after the SEAT Ronda.

SEAT León Small family car

The SEAT Leon (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈse.at leˈon], also spelled Leon outside of Spain, is a hatchback compact car built by the Spanish car manufacturer SEAT since October 1998.

Škoda Superb

The Škoda Superb is a large family car that has been produced by the Czech car manufacturer Škoda Auto since 2001.

Škoda Fabia supermini car

The Škoda Fabia is a supermini car produced by Czech manufacturer Škoda Auto since 1999. It is the successor of the Škoda Felicia, which was discontinued in 2001. The Fabia was available in hatchback, estate and saloon body styles at launch, and since 2007, the second generation is offered in hatchback and estate versions. The third generation Fabia was launched in 2015.

SEAT Inca car model

The SEAT Inca was a van and panel van produced by the Spanish manufacturer SEAT between 1995 and 2003. It was designed and assembled in Spain, based on the SEAT Ibiza Mark 2. It was first shown at the Barcelona Motor Show of 1995.

Diesel motorcycle

A diesel motorcycle is a motorcycle with a diesel engine. With a traditionally poor power-to-weight ratio, most diesel engines are generally unsuited for use on motorcycles which normally desire low weight, compact size, high RPMs and rapid acceleration. In the 1980s, NATO forces in Europe standardized all their vehicles to operate with diesel fuel. Some forces had fleets of motorcycles and trials were conducted with diesel engines on these. Air-cooled single-cylinder engines built by Lombardini of Italy were used and had some success. This led to some countries re-fitting their bikes with diesel engines.

Volkswagen G60 engine automobile engine

The Volkswagen G60 and G40 engines are inline-four cylinder automobile petrol engines, which uses a specific method of forced induction - by way of a scroll-type supercharger. The G60 engine was formerly manufactured by the German automaker Volkswagen Group, and was installed in a limited number and range of 'hot hatch' cars from their Volkswagen Passenger Cars marque from August 1988 to July 1993.

Volkswagen Golf Mk5 car model

The Volkswagen Golf Mk5 is a compact car, the fifth generation of the Volkswagen Golf and the successor to the Volkswagen Golf Mk4. Built on the Volkswagen Group A5 (PQ35) platform, it was unveiled at the Frankfurt Motor Show in October 2003 and went on sale in Europe one month later. A compact MPV version of the car was produced as the Golf Plus.

BlueMotion

BlueMotion is a tradename for certain car models from the Volkswagen Group with an emphasis on higher fuel efficiency.

The SDI engine is a design of naturally aspirated (NA) direct injection diesel engine developed and produced by Volkswagen Group for use in cars and vans, along with marine engine and Volkswagen Industrial Motor applications.

SEAT Exeo car model

The SEAT Exeo is a large family car and flagship model, that was built by the Spanish car manufacturer SEAT, subsidiary of the Volkswagen Group.

Volkswagen Passat (B6)

The Volkswagen Passat is a front-engine D-segment large family car manufactured and marketed by Volkswagen from 2005-2010 (B6) and from 2010-2015. Respectively the six and seventh generation Passat, and internally designated B6 and B7, they were marketed in sedan and wagon bodystyles in front-wheel as well as all-wheel drive configurations, with a range of petrol and diesel engines.

TDI (engine) engine design

TDI, an abbreviation for "Turbocharged Direct Injection", is a marketing term used by Volkswagen Group for its turbocharged diesel engines that have direct fuel injection.

Skyactiv is a brand name for a series of technologies developed by Mazda that increase fuel efficiency and engine output. The initial announcement of the Skyactiv technologies included new engines, transmissions, body, and chassis, which appeared in Mazda products from 2011.

References

  1. "Volkswagen Marine > Engines <". www.vw-m.de. Volkswagen Group. 2009. Archived from the original on 19 July 2011. Retrieved 4 November 2009.
  2. "The SDI 1.9 Industrial Engine" (PDF), www.mi-uk.com, Volkswagen Group, March 2005, archived from the original (PDF) on 14 July 2011, retrieved 4 November 2009