Turbocharger vs Twincharger - What's the difference?

turbocharger | twincharger |


As nouns the difference between turbocharger and twincharger

is that turbocharger is inlet air compressor for an internal combustion engine (either otto or diesel cycle), powered from the exhaust air while twincharger is (automotive) a combination of a supercharger and a turbocharger.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

turbocharger

Noun

(en noun)
  • inlet air compressor for an internal combustion engine (either Otto or Diesel cycle), powered from the exhaust air.
  • Synonyms

    * (dated) turbosupercharger * turbo

    See also

    * supercharger

    twincharger

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (automotive) A combination of a supercharger and a turbocharger.
  • Synonyms

    * turbosupercharger * superturbocharger

    See also

    * nitro, nitrous boost, nitrous injection * intercooler * fuel injection * carburetor