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    Report: NHTSA closes Ford F-150 EcoBoost acceleration probe
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    Typically when we report on the findings of an investigation from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, it's because the government body has discovered a safety issue and prescribed a recall. In this case, however, NHTSA has closed an investigation into a reported performance ...

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    Report: Ford F-150 EcoBoost in NHTSA probe for acceleration issue
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    According to Automotive News, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is launching a probe into 400,000 Ford F-150 models over possible acceleration problems. According to the article, NHTSA has received 95 reports "alleging incidents of reduced engine power during hard accelerations" ...

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    Official: Ford adding third shift to build more EcoBoost V6s, 250 jobs saved in Ohio
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    Ford's twin-turbocharged 3.5 liter EcoBoost V6 has proved popular with customers, with more than 180,000 finding homes in driveways and garages since launching in 2009. Ford has but a single facility in the United States turning out this engine, Cleveland Engine Plant No. 1. Cleveland Engine ...

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    Ford reports F-150 sales are being overrun by V6 engines
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    We can't say we're surprised. After our first sampling of the latest Ford F-150, which received four brand-new engines for the 2011 model year, we signed out the two V6 offerings as the ones most worthy of buyer's consideration. And, lo and behold, Ford F-150s equipped with V6 engines are ...

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    Report: Ford F-150 V6s outselling V8 models
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    Ford hit a milestone with its F-150 pickup last month. According to PickupTrucks.com, the Blue Oval sold more trucks with V6 engines than V8 mills. Forty-one percent of F-150 sales left the lot with the company's 3.5-liter Ecoboost six-pot under the hood. That number is up four percentage points ...

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    Torture-tested Ford EcoBoost V6 engine torn down at Detroit Auto Show
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    Exactly as promised, Ford sent a couple of technicians to the show floor at the 2011 Detroit Auto Show in front of a live audience to disassemble the 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine that was torture-tested for the equivalent of a few hundred thousand miles of rigorous duty on the dyno and in the ...

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    Ford showcasing live teardown of F-150 EcoBoost engine during Detroit Auto Show
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    After surviving some of the most heinous abuse that the engineers at Ford cold dream up, the same 3.5-liter Ecoboost V6 engine that pulled logs, raced in Baja and towed 11,300 pounds for 24 hours straight will be dissected in front of the crowds at this year's Detroit Auto Show. The stunt gets ...

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    Followup: Ford F-150 EcoBoost finishes Baja 1000 in 38 hours
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    2011 Ford F-150 Ecoboost – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When it comes to the Baja 1000, simply crossing the finish line is reason enough to bust out the champagne. Ford has announced that its 2011 F-150 Ecoboost race truck has managed to cover the entire 1,061 mile course in 38 ...

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    Ford to campaign F-150 EcoBoost in Baja 1000
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    2011 Ford F-150 EcoBoost Desert Racer – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Convincing pickup truck buyers they don't actually need a big 'ol honkin' V8 engine is going to be tough, regardless of how good the 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 in the 2011 Ford F-150 may be. We already know that the ...

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    2011 Ford F-150 with EcoBoost puts down the power
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    2011 Ford F-150 EcoBoost smokes its tires – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We're still a few days away from being able to share driving impressions of the 2011 Ford F-150 pickup and, more specifically, the Blue Oval's four new heavy-hauling powerplants for the '11 season. What we ...

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    2011 Ford EcoBoost F-150 puts out 365 horsepower, 420 lb-ft of torque
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    2011 Ford F-150 engine options – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 2011 Ford F-150 now has more exciting engine choices than at any other time in the storied truck's history. But as much as we're looking forward to rocking the new 411-horsepower 6.2-liter V8, the 360-hp 5.0-liter ...

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    Spy Shots: 2011 Ford F-150 EcoBoost V6
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    The 2011 Ford F-150 EcoBoost is one of the worst kept secrets out of Dearborn, and the crew at PickupTrucks.com have managed to snag some of the first shots of a SuperCab FX4 model undergoing testing. While the changes to the exterior don't divulge much, the cut in the lower air dam clearly shows ...

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