Audi launches light-weight 2.zero litre DTM engine, Auto Information, DFL
Will probably be racing towards Aston Martin and BMW within the 18 dash races held over 9 weekends in Germany, the UK, Belgium, Italy and the Netherlands, the corporate stated in a launch.
Weighing solely 85 kg, this compact four-cylinder turbo engine comes with gasoline direct injection (TFSI). The automaker claimed that with inclusion of this engine the dry weight of the Audi RS 5 DTM has dropped to lower than 1,000 kilograms.
Audi has designed every of the roughly 2,000 elements of the DTM engine from scratch. The compact inline four-cylinder entrance engine is longitudinally mounted within the Audi RS 5 DTM.
The DTM races with normal filling station gas (RON 98), which is conducive to the expertise switch from motorsport to manufacturing. As well as, the engine is prepared for using various fuels (e-fuels) enabling extraordinarily eco-friendly operation of high-efficiency inside combustion engines.
It’s outfitted with turbocharger that operates with a most absolute strain of three.5 bar sits on the right-hand facet of the automobile and is saved spinning by the use of an anti-lag system (ALS) even when the motive force’s foot just isn’t on the accelerator pedal.