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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,...

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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...

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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...


Ford unveils world’s largest billboard, claims Guinness World Records title

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Feb 23, 2018

Becomes official Guinness World Records title-holder for its 5,265 square metre advertisement – equivalent to 20 tennis courts – for the new Ford EcoSport on the...

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Made-in-India Ford EcoSport to be sold in the US from 2018

Passenger Vehicles by Shourya Harwani Nov 21, 2016

The facelifted EcoSport, unveiled at the Los Angeles Motor Show, is slated to go on sale in the US in early 2018 and will be sourced from Ford India’s Chennai plant.