The Top 10 Turbocharged Cars of All Time

February 26, 2009

In case you haven't heard, turbochargers are all the rage these days. Once reserved for all but the most technologically advanced sports cars, recently they've found their way into everything from economy cars to SUVs. But why?

It's pretty simple actually - turbos are the easiest way to get small-displacement engines to create significantly more power without taking a big hit in the fuel economy department. With advanced engines like the twin turbo 3.5 liter BMW engine and the upcoming 350hp Ford Ecoboost motor, Popular Mechanics compiled a list of the ten greatest turbo cars of all time (so far).


Source: Popular Mechanics