in-line engine

in-line engine

[′in ¦līn ′en·jən]
(mechanical engineering)
A multiple-cylinder engine with cylinders aligned in a row.

in-line engine

in-line engine
6-cylinder-inverted in-line engine.
An arrangement in a reciprocating engine in which all the cylinders are placed in a single line. The crankcase may be located either above or below the cylinders.
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It is equipped with a new six-cylinder in-line engine, with M TwinPower Turbo technology and three-litre displacement that develops 272 kW/370 bhp with peak torque of 465 Nm / 343 lb-ft.
1-litre, six-cylinder in-line engine, is built to run at peak performance without compromising its emission levels.
The new six-cylinder in-line engine with M TwinPower Turbo technology newly developed for the new BMW M3 Sedan and new BMW M4 Coupe produces a maximum output of 431 hp.
Alongside the flagship BMW 760Li with its 12-cylinder engine and the entry-level BMW 730i engine, Middle East customers can also choose from the new six-cylinder in-line engine powering the BMW 740Li and the new V8 engine in the 750Li.
Alongside the flagship BMW 760Li with its 12-cylinder engine that generates 544 hp, and the entry-level BMW 730i engine, Qatari customers can also choose from the new six-cylinder in-line engine powering the BMW 740Li and 320 hp and the new V8 engine that generates 450 hp in the 750Li.
The six-cylinder in-line engine in the new BMW 640i Convertible uses single-turbocharger technology alongside petrol direct injection with VALVETRONIC fully variable valve control.
It's many years since we've seen a six-cylinder in-line engine on a bike.
Previously, he was managing director of that company's in-line engine business group and held other program management, manufacturing and quality assurance positions.
The Atlantic was powered by a 2,660cc four cylinder in-line engine which later found fame under the bonnet of the Austin Healey.
2-liter, 275-horsepower six-cylinder in-line engine or a 5.
This new machine has an 1, 157 cc four-cylinder, in-line engine delivering over 160 bhp.
If just one thing defines the essence of a BMW, it is the six-cylinder in-line engine.