Featured by John Matras
Thin Car Travels Far
Volkswagen's canoe-skinny mini could do New York to D.C. on 1 gallon of gas.
The Mighty Mouse Engine
Large engines are taxed heavily in Japan, but that doesn't mean Japanese powerplants don't pack a punch.
Gas misers they're not. Monsters and marvels they are. We dissect powerplants from the United States, Germany, England, and Italy to find four spins on the tech of big torque.