Ford a prominent brand in automobile industry has come with many models of car that inspired many consumers. Recently Ford’s tiny 1.0 EcoBoost engine impressed the audience as well as the jury at the Engine Expo 2014.
The EcoBoost has bagged the award of International Engine of the Year 2014 for its great fuel economy that doesn’t compromise on the power. The EcoBoost grabbed this award for third time in a row this year because of its drivability, performance, economy, refinement and technology. The engine launched in 2012 powered in nine cars worldwide, including the EcoSport in India. It was first powered in the car Ford Focus. The engine was also named ‘best engine under 1.0-litre’.
One can find this engine in one in five Fords sold across the world. The turbocharger of engine spins at almost twice the rpm of the turbochargers powering F1 race car engines.
Ford Powertrain Engineering vice president, Bob Fascetti described this engine to be a game changer as it is a complete package of eye-popping fuel economy, surprising performance, quietness and refinement. EcoBoost continues to set benchmark for power combined with fuel efficiency from a small petrol engine.
In the future, Ford is expected to use this 1.0 EcoBoost engine for more vehicles in India.
Ford Motor Company is an American multinational automaker and it is headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. The company sells the automobiles and commercial vehicles under the brand Ford and luxury cars under the brand Lincoln. Forbes in an issue described Ford as the most important industrial company in the history of United States.
Ford is manufacturing various automobiles under the Ford marque worldwide, such as Trucks, Buses, Tractors, Stock car racing, Formula One, Sports cars and Touring cars.
In India the company is doing the business under the name of Ford India Private Limited. Many cars and SUVs have produced by the brand Ford. Ford Fiesta, Classic and Figo are the models of the car produced by Ford. There are SUVs such as Ford Endeavour and Ecosport which have remained in demand.
With so many models that have been launched by the brand Ford there is no doubt that it is one of the notable brands. So far the models of cars that have been launched by the Ford are the proof that it will impress the consumers in the future also with the upcoming models. The powerful engine EcoBoost gets used by the Ford in the cars that are coming in the future.