DETROIT – Ford Motor Co. is likely to offer a V-6 turbodiesel for the high-volume F-150 pickup and perhaps on the Explorer SUV as well, but the launch date remains uncertain and it is unclear what company will produce the engine, sources say. Ward’s reported in May that International Truck and Engine Corp. will produce in 2005 a V-6 turbodiesel derived from the Power Stroke V-8 diesel it currently builds for Ford’s heavy-duty pickups. (See related story: International-Ford V-6 Diesel not ...
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