For car enthusiasts, speed matters. Turbochargers are an exciting way to upgrade a vehicle to improve its efficiency and performance. It can also increase top speeds. Some vehicles come already equipped with turbocharging capacities, including the Chevrolet Trax and Equinox. The U.S. Department of Energy reports that 34% of all new light-duty vehicles produced were equipped with a turbocharger. If your vehicle isn’t equipped this way and you are thinking of upgrading to a brand that offers turbochargers, here are three names to consider.


Garret has been a trusted name in turbochargers for over 70 years. Their experience includes various worldwide automotive brands such as Volvo, Citroen, Mazda, and more. Customers continue to trust Garret because of their high-quality boosting system technology as well as performance. You will also enjoy fuel efficiency and vehicle value.


From the Auburn Hills of Michigan, this highly reputable brand has been supplying vehicle enhancements since the 19th century. They collaborate with VW, Porsche, and Hyundai to provide power for both passenger vehicles and commercial vehicles. This company even snagged a name-brand trophy at the Indianapolis 500 for over 80 years. BorgWarner maintains high standards and boasts longevity and reliability.


This Japan-based company is an important player in the turbocharger industry. Established in 1853, the company originally produced warships for Japan. Over the decades, it has evolved to include automobile parts. Today, they boast production of 10 million turbocharger units. They have worked alongside Ford, Subaru, Chrysler, Mercedes, and others. IHI is considered to be in the top four turbocharger brands worldwide. Their turbochargers can be used for both commercial and passenger vehicles.


Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, or MHI, is another turbocharger brand based in Japan. They provide supplies and parts for many industries. They specialize in turbochargers for both passenger and commercial vehicles.


Holset is a British-based turbocharger manufacturer specializing in diesel models. They produce turbochargers for automotive, marine, industrial, and commercial vehicles. They are part of the biggest turbocharger manufacturing brand in the world, Cummins Turbo Technologies. The heavy-duty diesel engine turbochargers they produce provide efficiency and added power to vehicles such as buses and other commercial vehicles.

If you would like to learn more about turbochargers for your vehicle modifications, please contact Samperio Turbo Rebuild today. We are here for your automotive needs.

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