Skip to main content


  • 0
    Official: 2016 Lincoln MKX gets 330-hp EcoBoost V6, new auto braking system

    Lincoln has been treading water with the MKX. The crossover's sales were flat in 2014, and its appearance and mechanicals have been largely unchanged since its last redesign in 2011. That changes this fall, when the redesigned 2016 MKX goes on sale in the United States with a more powerful ...

  • 0
    Official: Ford offering factory-spec EcoBoost reflashes that don't void warranty*

    Buy a supercharger or cold-air kit from Ford Racing and a Performance Calibration handset comes with it to reset the ECU for the upgrade. The ProCal handset, allows you to reflash the ECU on your EcoBoost-equipped ride to extract more of its inherent capabilities without any additional upgrades. ...

  • 0
    Report: 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost loses big power on 87 octane

    The 2015 Ford Mustang with the 2.3-litre EcoBoost four-cylinder is a pretty potent package on paper. With 310 horsepower and 320 pound-feet of torque, it boasts better performance numbers than the 3.7-litre V6, but with better fuel economy as an added benefit. However, if you're in the market ...

  • 0
    Report: Ford files trademark for 'EcoBeast' moniker

    Ford has done some performance stuff with its EcoBoost line of vehicles, most notably with its Focus and Fiesta ST, the new, turbocharged Mustang and the lukewarm Taurus SHO and F-150 Tremor, but it's kind of avoided going wholly bonkers. That could be set to change quite soon, judging by a ...

  • 0
    Video: 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost flogged and analyzed by Ignition

    Aside from the way it looks and perhaps its independent rear suspension, the biggest bit of news on the 2015 Mustang may be the inclusion of its 2.3-litre, turbocharged four-cylinder engine. That blown mill marks the first time since the Mustang SVO of the '80s that a turbo has been fitted under ...

  • 0
    First Drive: 2015 Ford Focus 1.0L EcoBoost

    Is A 1.0L EcoBoost Enough For The Blue Oval's C-Segment Fighter? Sitting down at the pre-drive briefing with Ford engineers ahead of sampling the refreshed 2015 Focus, water bottles clinked as we wet our whistles before Q&A. While pouring a glass, we noticed something stamped on the bottle ...

  • 0
    Report: Ford Mustang EcoBoost has a fake engine soundtrack

    The 2015 Ford Mustang EcoBoost represents a huge change for the Blue Oval as the first pony car in decades to be available with a four-cylinder engine. But a recent tweet (below) from Road & Track raised our curiosity about the new vehicle. Editor Jason Cammisa pulled a fuse while driving the ...

  • 0
    First Drive: 2015 Lincoln Navigator

    EcoBoost Authority Does What It Can To Mask An Aging Package Typically, when I approach a new vehicle launch, it's with a degree of optimism. Nowadays, we just expect that every new vehicle will pose a legitimate challenge to segment leaders. Mid-cycle refreshes, meanwhile, have taken on a ...

  • 0
    Opinion: Zenos unleashes turbocharged E10 S featuring Ford EcoBoost power

    Colin Chapman's legacy of "adding lightness" has filtered down to many followers, from Lotus to Caterham and now to Zenos. Started by a pair of former Lotus and Caterham execs, Zenos unveiled its first model based on its innovative carbon and aluminum backbone chassis earlier this year at ...

  • 0
    Official: 2015 Ford F-150 specs revealed, EcoBoost 2.7L to make 325 hp and 375 lb-ft [w/video]

    Aluminum Yields Weight Drop To Around 1,995 kilograms (4,400 Pounds) Our new man Greg Migliore is in attendance at a Ford media event at the Blue Oval's Dearborn, MI headquarters today, and he's reported in with a handful of the 2015 F-150 stats that we've been dying to know. Ford is slow-playing ...