Daewoo Motor Co. Ltd.'s second-generation Leganza is slated to come to the U.S. in early '02, and with an all-new, Korea-made powerplant. The new SX6, a 2.5L inline 6-cyl. that will be installed transversely, produces 180 hp. With aluminum cylinders, liners, block and head, the engine is ultra-low-emissions vehicle (ULEV) certified and boasts a high degree of recyclability. The current Leganza is equipped with a 2.2L 16-valve I-4, producing 131 hp at 5,200 rpm. The second-generation ...

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