Infiniti gas-engine breakthrough: Nissan luxury automotive brand reveals new tech

Infiniti gas-engine breakthrough: Nissan luxury automotive brand reveals new tech

If you’re thinking of buying an all-electric or hybrid car, here are a few things to consider. USA TODAY Don’t bury the internal-combustion engine just yet. Nissan luxury brand Infiniti is claiming a breakthrough in engine technology that will allow for variable compression for the first time in a production vehicle. The technology provides more power and better fuel efficiency by raising and lowering pistons depending on driving conditions. Currently, engine pistons move at a constant distance as they go up and down in the cylinder, a process that determines vehicle performance. Just as automakers are prepping aggressive plans […]