GM 1.5-Liter Turbo I4 Ecotec LFV Engine
The LFV is a turbo-charged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine produced by General Motors for use in a broad range of vehicles. The LFV is part of an all-new engine, modular family of engines due to launch in the 2015-2016 timeframe.
Known by its LFV production code, GM’s new 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder Ecotec represents a new generation of four-cylinder engines designed for high efficiency and brisk performance. The LFV made its debut in the 2016 Chevrolet Malibu.
Full specifications for GM’s LFV engine are currently not available. We will update this section when GM reveals more information on the engine.
However, we do have the following preliminary performance information on the engine:
|Applications||Horsepower hp (kW)|
|Chevrolet Malibu (E2XX):||163 hp (122 kW) @ 5700 rpm|
|Applications||Torque lb.-ft. (Nm)|
|Chevrolet Malibu (E2XX):||184 lb.-ft (250 Nm) @ 2500-3000 rpm|
|Chevrolet Malibu Sedan (E2XX)||TBD|
|Unconfirmed – 2017 Buick Verano (D2XX)||TBD|
|Unconfirmed – 2015 Buick Envision 20T (D2XX)||TBD|
Pictures of GM’s LFV engine are currently not available. We will update this section when GM shares more information about the engine.