Back to Basics: What is EcoBoost?

When it comes to technology things can seem to be more complicated than they really are, so let’s get back to basics. What is EcoBoost?  Its much more simple that you may think: Ecoboost is when turbocharging and direct injection deliver added power without sacrificing performance with great low-end torque responsiveness.   Turbocharging Turbocharged engines … Continue reading

NEW FORD ESCAPE WINS CARS.COM COMPACT SUV CHALLENGE

The 2017 Ford Escape took top honors in Cars.com’s annual compact SUV challenge, besting the 2016 Kia Sportage, 2016 Honda CR-V, 2016 Toyota RAV4 and 2016 Hyundai Tucson to rank as the best option for shoppers in the segment. The technology-packed Escape features two new available EcoBoost® engines – both with standard Auto Start-Stop. SYNC® … Continue reading

Dolph Lundgren Gives Everyday Items “The Boost”

Ford partnered up with Dolph Lundgren to show you the power of the Ecoboost engine see what they found out… By Sean T. Johnston The name says it all: EcoBoost®. Efficiency meets raw power. Many Ford owners recognize it as the feisty powerhouse that gives the Fiesta, Focus and Fusion great mpg (and lots of … Continue reading

FORD GAS-SAVING AUTO START-STOP TECHNOLOGY TO BE STANDARD ACROSS ENTIRE 2017 ECOBOOST-EQUIPPED F-150 LINEUP

Ford, America’s truck leader, continues to set the pace of innovation among full-size trucks with the expansion of Auto Start-Stop technology across the entire lineup of EcoBoost®-equipped 2017 F-150 pickups. The 2016 F-150 with 2.7-liter EcoBoost engine comes standard with Auto Start-Stop. That offering continues for 2017, with the addition of the technology as standard … Continue reading

Introducing the all-new 2014 Ford Flex

The brand new 2014 Flex has ample room for up to seven and is perfect for families on the go. Ford announced that this Flex would come with an efficient 3.5L V6 as the standard engine and would allow the 3.5L EcoBoost with the best in class V6 horsepower. The Ecoboost V6 brags a 365 … Continue reading

Ford Technology: Part II

In our last blog post, we talked about Ford technologies that make your driving experience more enjoyable and convenient.  Today we will be focusing on Ford’s fuel-efficient technologies. Automatic Start-Stop System, available on the 2013 Fusion SE. Conserving fuel and reducing emissions by turning off the engine when the vehicle comes to a complete stop and … Continue reading