Nissan new 3-Cylinder 1.2L DIG Supercharger Engine aims for lowest level of Fuel Consumption in the World

Nissan today announced its newly developed HR12DDR, a 1.2 liter engine, aiming to achieve the lowest level of fuel consumption in the world for gasoline-powered cars, with an engine power output equivalent to that of a 1.5L engine(s) and CO2 emission of 95 grams per kilometer. The Nissan engine will be mounted on the new Micra (also known as March in other markets) in the European market in the first half of 2011.