Wards Auto has named both of BMW ‘s inline six twin turbo ‘s in their top ten engines of the year. Here ‘s more from the official release:

>BMW AG’s new 3.0L inline 6-cyl. turbodiesel scores a slot on the list in its first year available in the U.S. Joined by the auto maker’s twin-turbocharged and direct-injected gasoline I-6 engine, which returns for the third year, the diesel employs a sequential twin-turbocharger system that provides the 335d sedan with impressive fuel economy and a stunning 425 lb.-ft. (576 Nm) of torque.

And it goes without saying that the petrol twin turbo inline six has exceeded expectations since it ‘s release last year. You can read more below.

+ Ward’s Announces 2009 10 Best Engines Winners / Wards Auto