Porsche presented the result of 18 months of work on a project called Project Gold - a refurbished version of the last 911, equipped with an air-cooled engine
. The power plant, as well as the components of the suspension and the four-wheel-drive system of the coupe were rebuilt by specialists of the Porsche Classic division.
As it turns out, an air-cooled engine
in an airframe designed for it offers us several ways to manage the heat it produces.
TVS Star City+, the latest in the Star range is powered by the same 109.7cc single cylinder air-cooled engine
, which is re-tuned to offer a maximum power of 8.18 bhp at 7000 rpm and a peak torque of 8.1 Nm at 5000 rpm.
He drove the two-seat touring car with a 3-cylinder air-cooled engine
while taking orders for stationary gas engines.
' The Beetle was designed with an air-cooled engine
, which gave it a distinctive sound, and a six-volt battery.
The old school may not like it, but this is the way things will be in the future; the old air-cooled engine
can't compete as far as emissions are concerned and I have ridden tuned Harleys with less power.
The vehicle borrows its motor from the Platina 110 model which features a 115cc air-cooled engine
with DTS-i technology that registers 8.6bhp and 9.81Nm.
Porsche notes that the Turbo S in all respects is a unique model: it is one of the last Porsche equipped with an air-cooled engine
and it has a very good soundThe next line in the list of the best models is the Carrera GT.
The scooter which was unveiled at the Delhi Auto Expo 2014 packs an 112.8cc single cylinder air-cooled engine
under the hood, which gives a power of 8.7 hp at 7,500 rpm and peak torque of 9.0 Nm at 5,500 rpm.
My dad would take dirty spark plugs from the Model Z engines and put them in the Delco engine for a few hours to clean them; apparently the result of a hotter running air-cooled engine
The last model, which they actually tried to sell in the UK, featured a 3.5-litre V8, four-overhead-camshaft, air-cooled engine
mounted above the rear wheels!
It was fair to note that since the B&SD operation was strictly a sales arrangement, Briggs & Stratton itself was still essentially an air-cooled engine