WARREN, MI – During the next two years, General Motors Corp. will introduce the next-generation small-block V-8 for its iconic Chevy Corvette sports car and further expand its already extensive Ecotec global engine family. Plans also call for a new 3.9L V-6 engine, GM reveals here during a press briefing at its technical center. The first to enter production will be the Ecotec 2.4L and Gen IV Vortec 5.3L V-8 small-block engines in 2005. The Gen IV small-block V-8 engine will ...

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