Fiat Chrysler to offer turbo-4 to boost fuel economy in next Jeep Wrangler

You’d expect an engine named Hurricane to be fairly powerful.And Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has dropped hints that it would launch a new 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine since as far back as 2013.Now it appears that engine is getting closer to production—and could boast nearly 300 horsepower.Jeep Wrangler Diesel To Come Well Before Wrangler Hybrid.The first application for the 2.0-liter Hurricane engine will be the next Jeep Wrangler, according to Automotive News (subscription required), which cited an anonymous source with knowledge of the project.FCA already has an engine that approaches the Hurricane’s reported output in its lineup.A 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine with 276 hp will debut in the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia sedan.

http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1103875_fiat-chrysler-to-offer-4-cylinder-turbo-four-to-boost-fuel-economy

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