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The all-new 3.5-liter EcoBoost makes more torque than any gasoline or diesel powered truck in its class.

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The big goal for Ford on this refresh is: Don't. Screw. It. Up. It hasn't. This is a sweet natured car with a good ride and an interior that's easy to like.

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The GT's engine could be sold to boutique automakers one day, too.

Ford Performance boss Dave Pericak dropped some hints about future private sales of the company's 3.5-liter EcoBoost engines for both road and race cars.

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By virtually doubling cylinder count, Ford wants drivers who shift themselves to save fuel by changing gears earlier.

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Watch what happens when you strap an 1.0L EcoBoost engine to a skateboard and blender. Eddie Sabatini reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute.

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We have full details on a new powertrain for the best-selling pickup.

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For those who can't afford the $450k or so supercar, you can play with the configurator.

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Classic Recreations is now offering its continuation Shelby Mustang with the Ford F-150's EcoBoost V6 engine, offering throwback styling and plenty of torque with less weight and lower fuel consumption.

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2017 Refresh Brings New Interior And Optional 3.0L Twin-Turbo V6

What's not to like about high horsepower, torque vectoring, and a return to physical knobs and buttons for interior controls?

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Ford is finally putting out the details for the power and fuel economy for the all-new 2015 Edge. The Sport trim's 2.7-liter EcoBoost V6 gets 315 horsepower and 350 pound-feet of torque and EPA-estimated fuel economy of 18 miles per gallon city, 27 mpg highway and 21 mpg combined.

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The 2016 Lincoln MKX crossver gets a major upgrade, with new EcoBoost power, more safety features and a fresh look.

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After testing for its 10 Best Engines, Ward's is wondering where the eco – as in economical or eco friendly – is in Ford's strong-selling line of EcoBoost engines.

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A page allegedly taken from a Ford training manual shows just how much power that the 2015 Ford Mustang's 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine loses when burning lower octane fuel. It appears to make around 275 horsepower and 300 pound-feet of torque – about 11 percent fewer ponies than when using higher-grade gasoline.

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Ford has trademarked the name "EcoBeast," indicating that the Blue Oval may have a serious performance application planned for its line of turbocharged engines.

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Ford Racing is offering the ProCal handset for $595, allowing you to reflash the ECU on your EcoBoost-equipped ride to extract more of its inherent capabilities without any additional upgrades. It gives you control of variables such as throttle response, idle speed and turbo wastegate control, among others.

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As the old saying goes, "There's no replacement for displacement." But these days, many automakers are launching powerful, downsized engines that offer similar or better power output than their predecessors, all while offering improvements in fuel economy and emissions. These days, we're seeing automakers replacing eight-cylinder engines with turbocharged sixes, and the naturally aspirated six-cylinder motors are being phased out in favor of potent turbo fours. But Ford has gone even smaller, of

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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 label: "1L." One liter. We were palming the exact displacement of the EcoBoost engine our group was about to drive. This was undoubtedly coincidence (such bottles litter every conference and dinner table in Europe) but it served to drive home just how small the total sw

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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-liter, 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 the engine of Ford's pony car.

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@jasoncammisa pulls fuse 27 on 4cyl #2015mustang EcoBoost. Both stereo & engine go quiet. #FakeEngineNoise #busted! pic.twitter.com/WNzQefCbtQ

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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 greater degree of importance, as customers' preferences for the freshest vehicles remains strong and automakers rush to keep the latest tech in their offerings.

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