Infiniti introducing production-ready variable compression ratio engine at Paris Motor Show
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AUGUST 15, 2016
Infiniti will introduce a production-ready variable compression ratio engine VC-T (Variable Compression-Turbocharged) at the 2016 Paris Motor Show (Mondial de l’Automobile) in September. Infiniti said that the new four-cylinder turbocharged gasoline VC-T engine has been in development for more than 20 years. Nissan was awarded a patent in 1995 on compression ratio control for an engine.). Interest in variable compression engines stretches back more than 40 years.