Everything to Know About Nissan Engines

Nissan is the world’s sixth largest car maker. In 2013, it was the most popular Japanese brand in China, Russia, and Mexico. Its engines are one of the most important parts of a vehicle, impacting its fuel economy, durability, safety, and driving pleasure. As a result, Nissan has built a reputation for consistently delivering engines that exceed expectations.

KA24DE naturally aspirated engine

The ka24de  naturally aspirated engine from Nissan. It is available in two different displacements, 2.0 and 2.4 liters. It has a compression ratio of 9.0 to 9.5, and a higher redline than its predecessor. The KA24 engine produces 155 horsepower at 5600 RPM and 160 lb-ft at 4400 RPM. The KA24 engine is equipped with a Hitachi sequential electronic fuel injection system.

VG30DE turbocharged engine

The Nissan VG30DE turbocharged engine was originally developed for the MID4 concept car, which was launched in 1985. This was the last four-valve belt-drive DOHC turbocharged engine to hit production. It was preceded by the CA18DET and the RB20DET.

VG20P autogas version

Nissan VG20P is a gas-powered car with a DOHC 2.0-liter engine. It features a ceramic turbocharger and a 69.7mm bore and stroke. The motor has a maximum output of 210 PS and 148 lb-ft of torque at 2,400 rpm. This engine is also available in an autogas LPG version.

VG20P ceramic turbocharger

Nissan Engine VG20P ceramic turbocharged engines have a high power density and high torque, and are able to produce more power with lower fuel consumption than the equivalent gasoline-powered engine. Its advanced ECCS controls the timing and delivery of fuel and ignition, exhaust gas recirculation rate, and engine idle speed. This helps improve fuel efficiency and performance in cold-start conditions, and reduces carbon emissions.

VG20P intercooler

The VG20P intercooler is a part that is available for a Nissan Engine. This part replaces the stock intercooler in the VG20DET engine. The VG20DET is a DOHC engine that features a ceramic turbocompressor. Its bore and stroke are 78mm and 69.7mm, respectively. It produces 210 PS and 152 Nm. It also features a Nissan Valve Timing Control System.

VG20P turbocharged engine

A turbocharger upgrade is a great way to boost fuel consumption and power. Turbocharged engines are designed with more powerful parts and are better able to handle increased power. Using a turbocharger on your VG20P will increase your car’s performance by about 15%.