Ford Revs EcoBoost Engine

By Rob Spiegel – Ford designed the tiny three-cylinder engine to match or exceed the power of an engine more than half again its size. “We were looking to see if we could deliver the power of a four-cylinder 1.6 engine in a smaller size,” Richard Truett, powertrain communications manger at Ford, told Design News. “We did it with direct fuel injections and turbo charging.”

The line of EcoBoost engines was developed at Ford’s Dunton Technical Center in the UK. more>


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