Next Mazda2 Might Get Wankel-Powered Range Extender
Jul 02, 2014 14:07
Mazda plans to use its Wankel rotary engine as part of future EV range extender setups, suggesting that the upcoming 2 city car will be the first to use the tech. The Hazumi concept above already bears the promise of being 20 percent more fuel efficient than its predecessor.
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