Australia’s Orbital says it passed an important engineering milestone with the successful integration of its advanced fuel-injection technology, called FlexDITM, into a passenger car. Combined with FlexDITM, Chinese auto maker Chongqing Changan’s Intelligent Compound Combustion Systems engine produced significant reductions in fuel consumption and greenhouse-gas emissions, Orbital says. Changan hired Orbital in 2009 to integrate FlexDITM into the ICCS 4-cyl., designed to meet stricter ...

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