With the evolving technological landscape, it is no surprise that vehicles are being outfitted with the latest technologies– advanced navigation systems, a variety of sensors, and the list goes on. But Ford has been developing new engine technologies for decades, with the hallmark being Ford EcoBoost™. Debuting in 2009, Ford has been crafting this technology to fit modern vehicles with the most fuel-efficient engines– saving you money at the pumps, and helping to reduce emissions for a more eco-friendly vehicle. Here, Whiteoak Ford has outlined the basics of EcoBoost™ engine technology:
What is EcoBoost™ engine technology?
EcoBoost™ engine technology consists of two components: turbocharging and direct fuel injection. Ford EcoBoost™ engines are turbocharged, meaning a special device, the turbocharger, supplies the engine with more air than that of a non-Ecoboost. This extra air produces more power while improving gas mileage, and without increasing the size of the engine.
The second component of EcoBoost™ engine technology [...]