Ford of Europe joins the auto industry’s jet set with its first-ever direct-injection gasoline (DGI) engine, the all-aluminum Duratec SCi 1.8L DOHC I-4, launched in the latest Mondeo ST220 sedan. Ford joins Volkswagen AG, Mitsubishi Motors Corp., DaimlerChrysler AG and other auto makers in placing a concentration on DGI for its gasoline engines – particularly in Europe, where emissions standards are more accommodating of their typically higher oxides of nitrogen (NOx) output. (See related ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
•Medium- andheavy-duty truck volumes
•Historical data and much more!

For pricing and subscription information please contact
LisaWilliamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.