Toyota Has Been Developing a New Twin-Turbo V8, According to These Patents


Today's headlines are mostly about hybrid, plug-in, and electric sports cars, sedans, SUVs, and even trucks! It's no secret that automakers have shifted their focus from developing gasoline-powered vehicles to ones with large batteries—and some are even ending the development of new internal combustion engines. Then there's Toyota, who appears to be developing an all-new twin-turbo V8 engine.
While the hydrogen-pushing, electric-pickup building, plug-in hybrid king has made a name for itself by owning fuel economy, it also has a Bad Boy side. Per some United States Patent Application documents, the Japanese automaker is going against the grain and has been hard at work engineering a boosted V8 for some time now.

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