Why Ford's Tiny 1 Liter, 3 Cylinder Is The Future Of Gasoline Engines

As a small, weird guy, I've always had a special affinity for small and weird engines. In the US, almost any 3-cylinder is shoved into these categories. Ford's new 1L Ecoboost engine may be the first 3 cylinder in the US that's not weird. It's is, however, small, and very impressive — I know because I finally drove… » 3/14/14 2:20pm 3/14/14 2:20pm

Next-Gen Ford Ethanol Injection Engine, Codenamed Bobcat, Eyeballing…

According to our friends at PickupTrucks.com » 9/02/08 12:45pm 9/02/08 12:45pm, Ford is developing an engine which might offer a powerful alternative to diesels at a lower price. Codenamed Bobcat, the gasoline-powered engine allegedly begins with Ford's architecture and then, with the help of ethanol injection, goes places turbocharged engines can't…

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…