What Is Turbo Lag And What Causes Turbo Lag?

What Is Turbo LagWhat Is Turbo Lag

What is the turbo lag and how does it work? What causes turbo lag?

Turbo lag is the slowed throttle response you experience when driving a turbocharged vehicle.

What Is Turbo Lag And What Causes Turbo Lag?

A turbocharger is driven by exhaust gases, so the lag comes from the time it takes the engine to create enough exhaust pressure to spin the turbo and pump compressed intake air into the engineĀ and generate more power.

This is a frustrating situation, but an inherent downside of turbocharging.

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