Ford expects to begin US production of the Ranger pickup truck in 2018. TopSpeed has some thoughts about what the new truck may look like and what options will be available.
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The 2016 Chevy Camaro broke cover this weekend, and while it may not appear that much different at first glance, GM did a lot of work under the skin to shave weight and improve performance. This includes offering a first-for-the Camaro, a turbocharged 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine that will serve as the new base motor […]
The past ten years will undoubtedly go down as some of the worst in Lincoln’s long history as both its sales and its status as a luxury car leader have plummeted. Even Ford’s venerated former CEO Alan Mulally considered euthanizing Lincoln, but the brand managed to hang on, and it might finally be turning a […]
The year was 2009 when the first Ford powered by the then-new line of EcoBoost engines debuted, promising big engine power but small engine fuel economy. It all began with the 3.5 liter V6 in the Ford Taurus, but EcoBoost engines rocking three and four-cylinders can be had in just about every available Ford and […]
Replacing the 6.2 liter V8 in the 2017Ford Raptor is a 3.5 liter EcoBoost engine, which should be good for about 450 horsepower.
Ford is opening a new R&D facility in Silicon Valley, where an increasing number of automakers (including Tesla Motors) have set up shop.
Ford is not expecting to substitute aluminum for steel in its passenger cars as aggressively as in its trucks, as the weight savings aren’t as big.
Featuring a 600+ horsepower 3.5 liter EcoBoost engine, a carbon fiber body, and sleek aerodynamics, the all-new Ford GT is also stunningly gorgeous.
This morning an all-new Ford Raptor was revealed, weighing in 500 pounds less and with a more powerful 3.5 liter EcoBoost backed by a 10-speed transmission.
The EcoBoost name has been great for Ford sales, and the automaker has trademarked the EcoBeast moniker, teasing all sorts of turbocharged possibilities.
Having already crammed V6 horsepower into a 2.0 liter four-banger, the next step for Volvo is a tiny three-cylinder gas engine offering as much as 180HP.
Ford has taken its multiple award-winning 1.0 liter EcoBoost engine and stuffed it into a compact package called the Rip Rod, and I freakin’ love it.
Ford’s twin turbo V6 EcoBoost engine powered Chip Ganassi Racing and Michael Shanks Racing to three wins in the first season of TUDOR endurance racing.
Though it lasted just two years, the Ford GT left a lasting impact with supercar fans, and there have been calls for a successor, which may come soon.
Ford decided that with the 2015 Mustang, they wanted to be the first to reach several performance milestones, including taking the EcoBoost into the 12s.
Ford has hired a specialist in rear-wheel drive hybrid systems, which prompts the question; what vehicle will he or she be working on?