Ford has announced that the new 1.0 litre 3-cylinder EcoBoost engine is now in production and ready to be put in upcoming B-Max, Focus and C-Max models.
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Ford will unveil two new models based on the new global C-Max in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show this month. The new Ford C-Max Hybrid and range-extended plug-in hybrid Energi C-Max will take centre stage next to a new concept vehicle in the next week.
The Geneva International Motor Show is just around the corner – and with around 100 releases, it’s gonna be a busy one. On the Ford front, there will be a couple of new models – the new C-Max, Grand C-Max & Focus – and a few refreshments – like the mid-life refresh for the Kuga and Mondeo – both of which features a new 1.6 and 2.0 litre Duratorq TDCi, whilst the Mondeo also gets the new 2.0 litre EcoBoost 4 cylinder that’s making it’s appearance on other new small Fords.
We recently gave you a sneak peek at Ford of Europe’s new 2011 C-Max people mover. That Iosis Max-inspired “compact multi-activity vehicle” will officially debut in a few days at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Based on the company’s new global C-platform architecture that will underpin the next Ford Focus, the 2011 Ford C-Max will be powered by a new 1.6-litre EcoBoost four-cylinder. Beyond that we don’t know much else about this tall hatch. What we do know is that it will be joined at the Messe by a bigger brother.
STYLISH AND VERSATILE
COLOGNE, Germany, September 4, 2009 – Ford of Europe has released the first official images of the all-new Ford C-MAX, which will make its global debut at the 2009 Frankfurt Motor Show. The show opens to the public between September 17 and 27, 2009.
Source: Auto Express
Meet the most desirable family car ever! This striking machine is about to rewrite the hatchback rulebook, with a stunning combination of head-turning looks, driver appeal and up-to-the-minute technology. Say hello to Ford’s next-generation Focus.
Ok, so when I received the notification of a leaked image of the 2011 Focus, I had / have mixed emotions. As the following story suggests, this little fighter will have the build quality, efficiency, gadgetry & much more of many of it’s larger rivals & siblings. But the downside? Well, from the CGI, the front looks butt ugly! Hopefully the finished car will look better… But, I’ll let you be the judge…