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  1. Turbocharged tribute

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the high-performance arm of the Fiat Group, managed to pack 180-horsepower into a tiny, 1,368cc turbocharged engine. This 3.657-metre small car is said to wallop 250Nm of torque at 3,000rpm, and it growls ...

  2. Turbocharged R gets pulse racing

    Posted Jan 07th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a turbocharged 2.0-litre TSI engine that produces 270ps for sprints to 100km/h in 5.5 seconds (1.4 seconds faster than the GTI) and a top speed of 250km/h. The R also consumes 8.5 litres per 100km, or 21 ...

  3. Turbocharged tuition for children a hit with parents

    Posted May 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It may be Saturday, but six-year-old Xiao Xiao has a busy schedule of lessons to get through. She starts her day at 8.30am with a 40-minute biology lesson and only ends in the evening after half an hour of piano practice. The Beijing youngster studies the ...

  4. Gear changes put power back into Twin Turbo

    Posted Dec 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Richard Gibson may have been absent from Sha Tin yesterday, but he still made his presence felt when some astute gear changes for Twin Turbo brought about a form turnaround. Gibson is on a well-deserved holiday and his nin ...

  5. Turbo King to put best foot forward

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com Talented sprinter Turbo King is having to make up for lost time after losing most of the season through injury, but last year's Happy Valley Million Challenge winner gets his chance to strike an overdue win in the Hin ...

  6. Sport - Other Sport - PIT STOP RICHARD DREW

    Message is loud and clear- quieter cars are the future

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 08:25pm by Richard Drew

    ... Richard Drew Forget the noise, the turbo-charged engines will make the drivers more honest and the racing is already better than it was last year Teams speak up over quieter cars Boy racers. You know the sort. As you walk down the road you hear a low rumble, then a deafening roar. You think for a moment it might be a super car. It turns out to be a 20-year-old Nissan March ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR RACING

    Australian GP officials say quieter F1 cars may be breach of contract

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 10:09pm by AFP

    ... is pushing the boundaries of hybrid technology this year with 2014's F1 machines running races on 35 per cent less fuel than last season. Turbocharged engines are back for the first time since ...

  8. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR RACING

    Red Bull bounce back from winter woes

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 10:42pm by Reuters

    ... challenge." All of the teams have struggled to come to terms with the new turbocharged hybrid engines, but Red Bull's preparations were particularly blighted by their troubled Renault power unit. ...

  9. Business - Economy - ECONOMY

    Germany's selfishness hangs over its weaker euro-zone partners

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 04:45am by DAVID BROWN

    ... injection of easy money into the ailing euro-zone economy should have been a policy turbo-charge for Germany. Growth should have gone into overdrive. But it has fired on only three cylinders. ...

  10. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR RACING

    Lewis Hamilton on pole position for Australian GP

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 05:55pm by Reuters in Melbourne

    ... With teams already struggling to master the new turbocharged hybrid engines, fuel consumption will add an additional layer of complexity for drivers in Sunday's race, with a new rule limiting ...




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