What does the DI mean in the following info: 3.0L I6 DI?

Asked by May 21, 2013 at 12:54 PM about the 2011 BMW 3 Series 328i SULEV

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In researching a 2011 328i, the VIN number returned this info: 3.0L I6 DI.

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222,765

I'm gonna say "Direct Injection"

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I second that.

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Ahh...reading about it now, thanks! Makes sense...to increase fuel efficiency and power but better control emissions...goes along with the SULEV designation. The funny thing is the guy who checked me in at BMW Service this morning just looked at me blankly when I asked!

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