New diesel Voyager capable of 0-62mph in 11.5sec, claimed average of 36mpg
Trailer sway damping system now standard to imporve towing ability
Voyager's interior is unchanged and as commodious as ever
Lancia have tweaked the 2.8-litre diesel to reduce NVH
Lancia has revealed a new 176bhp diesel version of its Voyager MPV at the Geneva motor show.
The 2.8-litre common-rail turbodiesel offers 266lb ft of torque from 1400rpm to 3400rpm, reputedly delivering greater flexibility and responsiveness.
A four-cylinder unit, the 2.8-litre engine features four valves per cylinder, dual overhead belt-driven camshafts, a high-pressure common-rail injection system and a variable geometry turbocharger.
Other features include a composite intake manifold, an EGR exhaust gas recirculation system and other tweaks to reduce vibrations and noise.
Lancia states that the diesel Voyager is capable of 0-62mph in 11.5 seconds and that its top speed is 120mph. Claimed fuel economy is 36mpg and CO2 emissions are rated at 207g/km.
The 2013 Lancia Voyager now also comes with a trailer sway damping system as standard, which helps prevent against dangerous oscillations when towing.