June 12, 2018

PSA Group’s Global Engine Award of the Year for the 4th year in a row

Prix mondial du moteur de l'année 2018

On 5th of June 2018 in Stuttgart, the jury of the 20th edition of the International Engine of the Year Award, awarded for the 4th year in a row, the prize of the year with the Turbo Pure Tech 110 S & S and 130 S & S gasoline engine. in category 1l to 1.4l.

The family of 3-cylinder gasoline engines is the subject of 210 patents filed by the PSA Group. The new generation of the PureTech engine gains in performance, consumption and efficiency. It allows:
an average gain in consumption of 4% compared to the previous generation,
– an improvement of brio (vehicle engine response time),
– a 75% reduction in particulate emissions.

This new generation of engines, launched in 2017 on the new Peugeot 308, now equips the majority of PSA Group vehicles.