An all-new Hemi-fighting V-8 has the green light at Ford Motor Co. and will be built at the auto maker’s engine plant in Romeo, MI, under the code name Hurricane, a company source tells Ward’s. The Romeo facility, located some 40 miles (64 km) north of Detroit, currently turns out 4.6L and 5.4L V-8 engines for various cars and trucks in the domestic lineup. The Hurricane’s displacement and timetable are unclear, but reports indicate the engine could be a 6.2L mill initially tagged for ...

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