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Location: Tipton, Iowa
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It's about damn time they get diesels in the 1/2 ton market! This is good news, well atleast to me it is. Can't wait to see what the MPG and other stats... very cool!
Just read the article in the link... It's still a gasser.
“Truck customers should think of the EcoBoost truck engine as a gas-powered engine with diesel-type capability and characteristics,” said Jim Mazuchowski, V6 engines program manager. “The twin turbochargers and direct injection give it the broad, flat torque curve that makes towing with a diesel so effortless – and hard acceleration so much fun.”
'06 True Blue/Silver 250 crew cab
ARP's, EGR blocked
AFE stg.2, MBRP 4" pipe
Air Dog 150, ITP reg. return
Bulletproof oil bypass system
Ride rite air springs in the rear
EGT, boost, and fuel pressure gauges by DiProcol on the pillar
Plus a few other odds and ends...
Last edited by shu873; 09-21-2010 at 11:47 AM.