four-banger

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four-banger

A name for a four-stroke (or four-cycle) engine, as is found in many cars. I need to get my four-banger tuned up one of these days.

4-banger

n. a four-cycle engine. (see also banger.) Your 4-banger shouldn’t be so loud. How’s the muffler?
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The sDrive20i, on the other hand, is motivated by a 2.0-liter four banger with updated BMW TwinPower Turbo Technology.
Beneath its parachute is a 1,000-cc four banger pulled from a Yamaha R1 motorcycle that produces 140 horsepower, and runs on biofuel.
It is worth contemplating in this time when massive V8-powered SUVs prowl every suburban street, that the bread-and-butter engine for America's best-selling car is a four banger. And when Toyota's engineers set out to design the first all-new Camry platform since 1992, they included a complete re-design of their workhorse four-cylinder base engine.
My wife had a sausage bap (pounds 2.35) - brimming with a very generous four bangers - but with a similarly titchy salad garnish.
Companies who had spent their time worrying about providing intakes for snappy little four bangers are also cranking out bigger systems to facilitate customers now seeking a similar upgrade for their SUVs.
He famously hid four bangers down his trousers when he first arrived on the island.