Nissan’s New 1.5L Engine Has 400 HP And Can Fit In Your Backpack!

Nissan's New 1.5L EngineNissan’s New 1.5L Engine

We’ve seen a lot of mini engines, like the Miniature Flat Six EngineMiniature Chevy V8 Engine or the Miniature Blown V8 Engine, but the new engine by Nissan is something entirely different. Although not a classic mini engine, it can still fit in you backpack or your gym bag.

Nissan’s New 1.5L Engine Has 400 HP And Can Fit In Your Backpack!

The tiny turbocharged engine is part of a cool gas-electric hybrid drivetrain that will propel Nissan’s Batmobilesque ZEOD RC, due to race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Nissan calls it the DIG-T R. The engine is just under 20 inches tall and a little over seven inches wide, weighs 88 pounds, has a displacement of just 1.5 liters, and puts out a astonishing 400 horsepower and 280 pound-feet of torque with just three cylinders.

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