DEARBORN – Ford Motor Co. gears up for the mid-June production launch of a 3-valve V-8 that has its first applications in Australia, Ward’s has learned. The new version of Ford’s venerable modular V-8 family will be built on a medium-volume line (about 325,000 units) installed recently at Essex Engine in Windsor, Ont., Canada. Ford's 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel Kevin Bennett, Ford director-manufacturing and engineering, confirms some engine production has begun in Windsor. About ...

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