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2012 Ford F-150 (credit: Ford Motor Company)

Ford F-150 EcoBoost Hits 400,000 Sales, Saving 45M Gallons of Gas A Year

Ford Motor Co. said Thursday that its EcoBoost engine equipped Ford F-150 pickup truck had reached 400,000 sales in the United State since its launch in February 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013

2013 Ford Fiesta

Ford Fiesta With 1.0-Liter EcoBoost Sets Non-Hybrid MPG Mark

The new Ford Fiesta equipped with the award-winning 1.0-liter EcoBoost engine will be America’s most fuel-efficient non-hybrid, gasoline-powered car with a certified 45 mpg rating on the highway, topping Honda Fit by 12 mpg and Toyota Yaris by 8 mpg on the highway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/29/2013

2.0 Ecoboost Demo Engine (credit: Wikimedia)

Ford Owners Sue, Saying EcoBoost Engine Defective

Three Ohio drivers are suing Ford Motor Co., claiming the company’s six-cylinder EcoBoost engine is defective.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2013

Mike Ilitch, owner of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with the American League Championship trophy after the Tigers won 6-3 against the Oakland Athletics during Game Four of the American League Championship Series October 14, 2006 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Credit: Daniel/Getty Images)

Olympia Entertainment Claims City Tax Roll Error

The operator of Joe Louis and Cobo arenas in Detroit is disputing more than $971,000 in unpaid property taxes on the venues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2012

(Photo by Jorge Lemus/Getty Images)

Documents: Ilitch Company Owes Detroit Back Taxes

The operator of Joe Louis and Cobo arenas in downtown Detroit owes the cash-strapped city more than $971,000 in unpaid property taxes on the venues.

97.1 The Ticket–12/13/2012

FORD MOTOR COMPANY-BIG

Ford Expands Engine Fire Investigation To Europe

The company has had seven reports of fires in 1.6-liter EcoBoost engines sold in Europe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2012

2.0 Ecoboost Demo Engine (credit: Wikimedia)

Ford To Triple EcoBoost Vehicle Production Capacity In 2012

Now that record sales of 127,883 EcoBoost-equipped vehicles in 2011 are on the books, Ford aims to more than triple production capacity of cars, utilities and trucks using this fuel-efficient technology.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2012

The Ford C-Max

Fuel Efficiency Boost: All-New Ford Escape Boasts New EcoBoost Engines

Ford Motor Co. said it will offer its largest-ever EcoBoost engine lineup in the all-new Ford Escape debuting next month, and with an all-new C-Max Hybrid that’s 25 percent more fuel-efficient than today’s Escape Hybrid.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011