Honda Engine Edges out Ferrari
10/27/2000 6:23:00 AM
Honda's Insight 1.0-liter IMA (Integrated Motor Assist) hybrid engine was chosen as the International Engine of the Year for 2000 by a team of 34 respected motor journalists and industry experts from around the world. Sponsored by Engine Technology International Magazine, the Honda engine placed ahead of the Ferrari 5.5-liter V12, Alfa Romeo 2.5-liter V6, and the BMW 3-liter 6-cylinder and 4-liter V8 Turbodiesels.
Other Honda engines won awards in their respective categories, including the Accord 1.8 VTEC and S2000 2.0-liter DOHC VTEC engines. In addition, the S2000 engine took third place overall.
|Honda's IMA engine was chosen by Engine Technology International Magazine as International Engine of the Year for 2000.|