Engineered to deliver strong performance with excellent efficiency, the new ECOTEC 1.5L L3G represents a clean-sheet design and engineering process.

The 1.5L L3G engine features an aluminum cylinder block and head that help reduce the vehicle’s overall mass to enhance performance and efficiency. Technologies such as central direct fuel injection, continuously Variable Valve Timing, and variable intake manifold airflow complement efficiency goals with broad power bands – for an optimal balance of strong performance and low fuel consumption.

1.5L L3G Features & Specifications

1.5L L3G Tech Specs
Type 1.5L I-4
Displacement 1490 cc
Engine Orientation Transverse
Compression Ratio 11.5:1
Valve Configuration Dual overhead camshafts
Valves per cylinder 4
Assembly sites Toluca Mexico, Shenyang China
Valve lifters Hydraulic roller finger follower
Firing order 1 - 3 - 4 - 2
Bore x stroke 74.00 x 86.6 mm
Fuel system DI
Fuel Type Regular unleaded
Horsepower 113 hp (84 kW) @ 6400 rpm*
Torque 110 lb-ft (150 Nm) @ 4000 rpm*
Maximum Engine Speed 6600 rpm
Emissions controls Evaporative system, Catalytic converters (SVCC - Split Volume Common Can), Positive crankcase ventilation