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The Accent is able to do this by being lighter and more aerodynamic than most. But it also wrings more miles per gallon out of its engine by introducing the gasoline directly to the cylinder at the exact moment and in the exact amount that the engine needs to burn it, then mixing it with air. Normal gas engines combine the fuel and air beforehand, and that mix then goes into the cylinder.
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( August 19, 2011 )

The Accent is able to do this by being lighter and more aerodynamic than most. But it also wrings more miles per gallon out of its engine by introducing the gasoline directly to the cylinder at the exact moment and in the exact amount that the engine needs to burn it, then mixing it with air. Normal gas engines combine the fuel and air beforehand, and that mix then goes into the cylinder.

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