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06/05/18
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International Engine of the Year 2018: the innovative 1.0 TSI in the new up! GTIwins the award in its category

  • The latest, most advanced version of the 1.0-litre engines produced by Volkswagen was honoured by an international jury
  • The high-tech engine and new four-way catalytic converter with integrated particle filter meets the EU 6AG emission standard

The innovative 1.0 TSI in the new up! GTI has been named International Engine of the Year 2018. In other words, the sustainable, yet powerful three-cylinder turbo engine has managed to win one of the most prestigious trophies in the world of engine manufacture. The award was bestowed by an international jury consisting of top journalists. For this year’s edition, the experts reviewed engines in 12 categories, with the 1.0 TSI holding off strong competition in its cubic capacity class (under 1.0 litre) to win.

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