The 2013 International Engine of the Year results are in and Ford has taken the top spot for a second year in a row.
Engines were rated in 11 categories, with jurors awarding 25 points to their favourite engines in each category. A maximum of 15 points (and a minimum of one point) could be allocated to an engine. Engines could not be tied for the top spot.
Only engines used in a passenger car on sale in more than one country as of June 2013 were eligible for inclusion.
International engine of the year – Ford 999cc three-cylinder turbo
Best new engine – Volkswagen 1.4 TSI ACT (Golf 7)
Best performance engine – Ferrari 6.3-litre V12 (F12 Berlinetta)
Green engine – Fiat 875cc two-cylinder turbo CNG (Panda XL)
Sub 1.0-litre – Ford 999cc three-cylinder turbo (Fiesta)
1.0- to 1.4-litre – Volkswagen 1.4 TSI Twincharger (Polo, Beetle, Audi A1 and A4, etc)
1.4- to 1.8-litre – BMW/PSA 1.6-litre turbo (Mini Cooper S, Peugeot 208 GTI, Citroen DS3, etc)
1.8- to 2.0-litre – BMW 2.0-litre twin-turbo four-cylinder petrol (328i)
2.0- to 2.5-litre – Audi 2.5-litre turbo (TT RS, RS3)
2.5- to 3.0-litre – Porsche 2.7-litre flat-six DI (Boxster, Cayman)
3.0- to 4.0-litre – McLaren 3.8-litre V8 (MP4-12C)
Above 4.0-litre – Ferrari 6.3-litre V12 (F12 Berlinetta)