What does v6 engine mean?

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  1. V6 engine

    A V6 engine is a V engine with six cylinders mounted on the crankcase in two banks of three cylinders, usually set at either a 60 or 90 degree angle to each other. The V6 is one of the most compact engine configurations, usually ranging from 2.0 L to 4.0 L in displacement, shorter than the inline 4 and more compact than the V8 engine. Because of its short length, the V6 fits well in the widely used transverse engine front-wheel drive layout. It is becoming more common as the space allowed for engines in modern cars is reduced at the same time as power requirements increase, and has largely replaced the inline 6, which is nearly twice as long - too long to fit in many modern engine compartments - and the V8, which is larger, more expensive, and has poorer fuel economy. The V6 engine has become widely adopted for medium-sized cars, often as an optional engine where an inline 4 is standard, or as a standard engine where a V8 is a higher-cost performance option.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of v6 engine in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of v6 engine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Stanley Kunitz:

    What makes the engine go Desire, desire, desire.

  2. Stephen Fredrick:

    It appears that it could have had a single-engine flameout, it could have had a dual-engine flameout, those are things we're going to learn.

  3. Max Verstappen:

    For us it( the first half of the season) is The Ferrari, because we have the 2015 engine so we ca n’t develop the engine as the people can with the 2016 engine.

  4. A Bartlett Giamatti:

    On a good day, I view the job of president as directing an orchestra. On the dark days, it is more like that of a clutch-engaging the engine to effect forward motion, while taking greater friction.

  5. Simon Gurney:

    In an engine it's full of metal parts; the oil's primary job is to keep those metal parts apart from one another. So it has to be really strong under these high pressure environments. Now, an engine maybe 20 years ago was maybe making 10 bar of pressure, today; 20 bar. So engine pressures have doubled.

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