CANBERRA – A government research and development grant will extend the life of Ford Motor Co. of Australia Ltd.'s inline 6-cyl. Barra engine used in the Falcon and Territory. The A$28 million ($21.2 million) Automotive Competitiveness and Investment Scheme (ACIS) grant reportedly will be used by the auto maker between 2006 and 2010 to reduce the engine's emissions in line with stricter standards. Ford BA Falcon "It has to be thoroughly modern, more fuel efficient and deliver power ...

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