The average engine size for North American-built light vehicles for the U.S. market continued to get bigger in the ’02 model year, as displacement grew and the cylinder count increased. But as engines became more powerful, they also were becoming more concentrated in the 3.0L to 4.9L range, with fewer gas-guzzlers of 5L and above. (See related data: ’02 domestic Lt. Vehicle Production by Engine Displacement) (See related data: ’02 U.S. Model Light-Vehicle Production by Engine) ...

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