WINDSOR, Ont., Canada – Workers at the Essex Engine Plant here would love to build the new V-6 engine Ford Motor Co. is planning to put into production later this decade. Essex Engine will build V-6s for products such as ’04 Mercury Monterey until 2006. As a producer of V-6 engines, Essex Engine is a contender, is all David T. Szczupak, Ford vice president-Powertrain Operations, will say. The leading contender is thought to be Ford’s Lima, OH, engine plant. The Windsor, Ont., ...

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