Jaguar C-X75 to Pack 500hp Twincharged 1.6

Jaguar and Williams F1 are pulling all the stops to get as much power out of a 1.6-liter four as humanly possible. How much power could you get out of a 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine? 200 horsepower? 300? Try 500 on for size.That’s the engine Jaguar is said to be developing with the Williams F1 team for its new supercar. The concept C-X75 showcased a conceptual micro-turbine hybrid powertrain, and while Jaguar is said to be pursuing that route as well, it may not be ready in time to roll out the production model – and may not even be street legal when it finally does. Continue reading