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The Best in the World at What It Does: Ford’s 1.0-Liter EcoBoost Engine

Monday, July 10th, 2017
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Ford EcoBoost Engine Once Again International Engine of the Year

We recently told you about how Ford leapt up to second place in the 2017 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, and one of the reasons for that impressive improvement is the advancements Ford has made to their EcoBoost engine technology. And that isn’t just being recognized here in the States. In fact, the Ford 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine has long been the leader in engine performance internationally. And that tradition is continuing for at least one more year as the Ford EcoBoost engine was once again named the International Engine of the Year, marking the sixth year in a row the engine has won the award. (more…)

How Powerful and Fuel Efficient is the 2017 Ford Escape?

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
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2017 Ford Escape Engine and Performance Features

You’ve got a lot of options to choose from when it comes to compact crossover SUVs these days, but there’s no better choice than the 2017 Ford Escape. Pretty easy decision, right? Well, your choices don’t end there. Once you’ve made the decision to purchase a new Ford Escape, you have to decide which engine is right for you. See, the 2017 Escape comes with the choice between three powerful and efficient engines. It also comes with the choice between front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive. To help you decide which setup is the right match for you, we’re going to take a closer look at the engine and performance features of the 2017 Ford Escape. (more…)

How Efficient is the 2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport?

Friday, January 27th, 2017
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2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport Fuel Economy Ratings

When the 2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport burst onto the scene, people couldn’t believe their eyes. That’s because the 2017 Fusion V6 Sport is a performance sedan unlike any they had ever seen before. The newest Ford Fusion trim has the horsepower and torque you’d expect from a Ford performance car. But while you’d expect all that power to cause the new Fusion V6 Sport to take a hit when it comes to fuel efficiency, nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, the 2017 Ford Fusion V6 Sport gets really impressive gas mileage. How impressive, you ask? Let’s take a closer look at its fuel economy ratings and find out. (more…)

What is the New 2018 Ford F-150?

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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2018 Ford F-150 Release Date and New Engines

The best is getting even better. Ford has unveiled the 2018 Ford F-150 and it’s tougher, smarter and more capable than ever before. And after the mark the 2017 Ford F-150 left on the industry, that’s saying something. The new 2018 Ford F-150 will feature bold new front and rear stylings, new engine options and a comprehensive suite of advanced new safety, technology and convenience systems. But when is it coming? And what are these impressive new features? Let’s take a closer look and find out. (more…)

2017 Ford Focus RS engine named one of Ward’s 10 Best for 2016

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016
2017 Ford Focus RS engine awards

2017 Ford Focus RS engine awards

The list of 2017 Ford Focus RS engine awards just got a little longer. The power source in the Focus RS just picked up one of the most prestigious awards and engine can win. Ward’s has named the 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine powering the Focus RS one of their best engine’s of 2016. (more…)

What is the most fuel-efficient engine offered on the 2017 Ford F-150?

Monday, November 28th, 2016
What is the most fuel-efficient engine offered on the 2017 Ford F-150

Fuel economy is one of the most important factors for many drivers considering a new vehicle. This is true in all vehicle classes, not just smaller cars or crossovers. Many truck shoppers consider fuel economy ratings when looking for a new truck. With this in mind, what is the most fuel-efficient engine offered on the 2017 Ford F-150? (more…)

Ford Introduces new EcoSport subcompact crossover!

Thursday, November 17th, 2016
Ford EcoSport Engine Options and Performance

Ford EcoSport Engine Options and Performance

Ford made breaking news recently by announcing an all-new addition to the company’s model lineup. Called the EcoSport, this fun subcompact crossover will now be entering the North American market in 2018. The Ford EcoSport engine options and performance will help this car earn excellent fuel economy ratings while offering the practicality of a crossover body style. (more…)

Ford offers new Mustang EcoBoost performance package

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016
Ford Mustang EcoBoost available added performance packages

Ford Mustang EcoBoost available added performance packages

Ford tried something different with the introduction of the Mustang EcoBoost. This special trim level is able to offer both impressive performance numbers and practical fuel economy ratings. Adding even more to these capabilities will be the new Ford Mustang EcoBoost available added performance packages that have just been announced. (more…)

2017 Ford F-150 increases fuel economy ratings

Friday, October 7th, 2016
2017 Ford F-150 Fuel Economy Ratings

2017 Ford F-150 Fuel Economy Ratings

The 2017 Ford F-150 will be making its first appearance at dealerships across the country soon. Ford has made several upgrades and improvements to the truck for the new model year. One of the most important areas of the F-150 that has been upgraded is the the truck’s fuel economy rating. The 2017 Ford F-150 fuel economy ratings have been increased on the new model. (more…)

Can you get a supercar engine in your new F-150?

Tuesday, October 4th, 2016
Is the new Ford F-150 engine the same engine from the Ford GT

Is the new Ford F-150 engine the same engine from the Ford GT?

Fans of the new F-150 will be excited to know that the truck will be offering an all-new engine for the 2017 model year. The F-150 can now be equipped with the third-generation Ford 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine. Some astute observers may have noticed that the F-150 is not the only new Ford vehicle to come with a high-output 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine. An engine with similar specifications is powering the new Ford GT supercar. So is the new Ford F-150 engine the same engine from the Ford GT? (more…)