Is America about to blow it? Garrett Engine Boosting Systems sure hopes so. Garrett makes turbochargers, used to breathe more air into an engine. More air means more horsepower and torque, so adding a turbo can make a 4-cyl. feel like a V-6 and turn a V-6 into a V-8. Turbos could be Americaâ€™s answer to better fuel economy, fewer emissions and lower-cost cars and trucks, Garrett executives contend. The problem is, while turbo applications are growing rapidly worldwide, the technology ...
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