Chinese And British Together Will Develop New Engines
British company MG, now included in the composition of the Chinese SAIC group, plans to aggravate relations with Ford. Engineers concern are going to develop model year MG new family of turbo engine which has already become a direct competitor to Ford's EcoBoost.
The reason for the use of the word "competitor" was the statement Sex m'namara, meets in MG for the creation of new power plants. The fact that family planning should include a three-cylinder turbo engine with a volume of about 1 liter, and its just called a direct competitor of Ford's famous Assembly. Moreover, according to McNamara, on the most compact of "ecobutton" focused team of developers MG.
Besides him, the family will include larger engines up to one and a half liters. They are intended to be installed on hatchbacks 3 MG and 5 MG, and the MG 6 sedan. In addition, the largest of the motors will receive a serial crossover MG CS, which is still only preparing for serial production.
It is expected that the production of new engines will be running on the capacity of the concern SAIC in China next year. Another year the business will need to start the supply of new engines for the European market. It should be noted that the MG is developing a robotic gearbox with two clutches.