Ford's Ecoboost Engine Headed To American LeMans

The engine builders at Roush Yates have announced they're developing Ford's twin-turbo V6 Ecoboost to run in the 2011 American LeMans Series LMP2 class inside Lola chassis. Wait. Production-based engines being used in high-performance racing? That's unpossible. [Gas2] » 8/10/10 2:30pm 8/10/10 2:30pm

Ford F-150 Getting 400 HP EcoBoost V6

The intercooler in this spy photo is a peek at the 400 hp, 400 lb-ft twin-turbocharged V6 Ecoboost-powered F-150. It's almost as much power as Ford's 411 hp 6.2-liter V8 and will offer a rumored 23 MPG. [Pickuptrucks.com] » 5/21/10 12:30pm 5/21/10 12:30pm

EcoBoost Goes Drag: Ford Flex, Lincoln MKS Hit The Strip

Ford's EcoBoost engines promise higher performance while simultaneously providing higher fuel economy. To prove it, they took us out to the drag strip with a Taurus SHO-ish Lincoln MKS EcoBoost and Ford Flex EcoBoost to go head-to-head with some "competition." They certainly raised a few eyebrows. » 5/21/09 11:00am 5/21/09 11:00am

Going In-Depth With Ford's Twin-Turbocharged V6 EcoBoost Engine

Today we made our way over to Ford's Beech Daly Technical Center, a nondescript building along the Dearborn side roads which houses what is, for lack of a better term, Ford's engine skunk works. Capable of doing everything from rapid-prototyped vinyl intakes to turning out fully functioning engines, the tech center is… » 8/27/08 7:00pm 8/27/08 7:00pm

Automotive News: Ford EcoBoost V6 To Cost About $700, Appearing On…

Automotive News » 8/18/08 11:20am 8/18/08 11:20am is speculating that Ford's highly anticipated twin-turbocharged, direct-injected V6 will cost about $700 over the standard powerplant when it's released as an option for the and next year. While Ford didn't release output numbers or mileage expectations for the initial applications, they are saying…