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Building the Dragon

by Shapur Kotwal Nov 27, 2017

Like many modern engines, the Dragon has a crank offset by 10mm to help reduce piston slap and friction.




Ford to re-evaluate its strategy and business model for India

Industry by Ajit Dalvi Nov 07, 2016

Ford India, which has two plants in India – in Chennai, Tamil Nadu and Sanand, Gujarat – and a combined manufacturing capacity of 440,000 units per annum,...

Passenger Vehicles

Bees inspire lightweight, strong honeycomb cargo shelf 

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 21, 2017

Constructed from all-natural paper and water-based glue, six-pound honeycomb floorboard in the new Ford EcoSport is both eco-friendly and strong enough to handle...

Passenger Vehicles

Renault Duster and Ford EcoSport drive past 150,000 unit sales mark in India but face headwind

Passenger Vehicles by Takshak Dawda Jul 26, 2016

Both SUVs hit the headlines at launch time and drove up the sales charts in the first two years of their lifecycle in India.


Ford beats Hyundai as top Indian passenger vehicle exporter in August

Industry by Ajit Dalvi Sep 21, 2016

A close look at industry sales data reveals that Maruti Suzuki India was the third largest exporter in August with shipments of 12,131 units, followed by Nissan...

Passenger Vehicles

Ford’s new engine of growth: made-in-India 1.5-litre Ti-VCT petrol

Passenger Vehicles by Autocar Pro News Desk Oct 05, 2017

Ford India’s engine plant in Sanand to be the lead producer of all-new powertrain; over 80 percent parts sourced from Indian suppliers. Will debut on the...