Turning turbo: Leftlane samples Ford’s new EcoBoost four-cylinder turbos
By Andrew Ganz
For Americans, it’s a shame that Ford’s much-vaunted EcoBoost technology didn’t debut in products relevant to (and accessible by) a wide swathe of the population. First launching in cars like...
Ford to Source EcoBoost Turbos From Honeywell
Ward's AutoWorld, Sep 1, 2008 12:00 PM
Ford Motor Co. Will Use Honeywell International Inc.'s Garrett turbochargers and Robert Bosch GmbH's fuel injectors in the first application of its EcoBoost engine technology...
Automotive News | February 4, 2008 - 12:01 am EST
Automakers are flirting with turbochargers again, just as they have every decade since the 1960s.
Both General Motors and Ford Motor Co. recently have revealed plans to install turbochargers in mass-market cars. But the new...
GM cars to get smaller engines with turbos
Automotive News | January 28, 2008 - 12:01 am EST
DETROIT — Never mind fuel cells, plug-ins or diesels. To achieve quick improvements in fuel economy, General Motors is adopting an off-the-shelf technology...