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Hurricane Horsepower - Can you guess the HP?

Discussion in 'Mopar News' started by Mike V., Oct 18, 2017.

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How much HP do you think the Hurricane will have?

Poll closed Oct 21, 2017.
  1. 255-260 hp

    11 vote(s)
    8.9%
  2. 260-265 hp

    16 vote(s)
    13.0%
  3. 265-270 hp

    29 vote(s)
    23.6%
  4. 275-280 hp

    19 vote(s)
    15.4%
  5. 285-290 hp

    28 vote(s)
    22.8%
  6. 290-295 hp

    23 vote(s)
    18.7%
  7. 368 hp :-)

    9 vote(s)
    7.3%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. redriderbob

    redriderbob Mopar Guru!
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    Funny considering all the press material still says...

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  2. DAGAR

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    Well our Allpar article says 270, so maybe we rounded? lol! Lucy, you gots some splanin' to do! @Dave Z
     
  3. redriderbob

    redriderbob Mopar Guru!
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    That's because of the media release... all printed material like the borchures still say 268 lol. Here is what FCA released to the media.

    2.0-liter turbocharged I-4 engine
    The all-new 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine with eTorque technology is rated a best-in-class 270 horsepower and 295 lb.-ft. of torque and mated to a new eight-speed automatic transmission. The 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder (I-4) engine’s torque output surpasses that of the V-6 engine offered in Wrangler. The all-new eTorque system improves fuel economy, launch performance, and driver comfort during start/stop operations.

    The eTorque system’s hybrid functions include auto stop/start, electric power assist, extended fuel shut-off, transmission shift management, intelligent battery charging and regenerative braking. Both the engine and fuel flow may be turned off during stops, coasting or when the engine is decelerating.

    The all-new 2.0-liter I-4 engine features a twin-scroll, low-inertia turbocharger with an electronically actuated waste gate for exceptional responsiveness and performance, even while traversing over difficult terrain. The turbo is mounted directly to the cylinder head to improve durability. A dedicated cooling circuit lowers the temperature of the intake air, throttle body and turbocharger.

    Direct injection, coupled with turbocharging, enables more efficient combustion and increased performance. The 2.0-liter I-4 engine’s fuel pump supplies the engine’s 2,900-psi high-pressure common-rail injection system. These high pressures produce better fuel atomization and allow for more precise fuel delivery than port fuel-injection systems, which in turn improves both performance and efficiency.

    The 2.0-liter turbocharged I-4 engine is part of the Global Medium Engine architecture family and features Double Overhead Camshafts (DOHC), dual independent camshaft timing, and a cooled exhaust gas recirculation (C-EGR) system. This is the first time that the combined use of a twin-scroll turbocharger, C-EGR system, Central Direct Injection and the independent liquid cooling intake of air, throttle body and turbo have been employed together. This combination of technologies enables the high levels of performance and reduces fuel consumption.
     
  4. DAGAR

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    well... the only consistency I see here is that the marketing department rounded - so again I was right! :p:D
     
  5. Hemidakota

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    If Dodge needed to build another SRT4, it would require that the engine produced over 370HP (Ford Focus is now 360HP).
     
  6. quadamage76

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    But focus has a 2.5L 5 cilinders, as far as I know.
     
  7. T_690

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    2.3 I4.
     
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  8. eggwhite93

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    And all wheel drive, right?
     

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