Ford of Britain this month adds its new 3-cyl. turbocharged, direct-injection 1.0L EcoBoost engine to the Focus lineup. The auto maker says 200 engineers based at its Dunton and Dagenham facilities developed the powertrain. Though the EcoBoost cylinder block can fit onto a small sheet of paper, it delivers up to 123 hp and 125 lb.-ft. (170 Nm) of peak torque between 1,400 and 4,500 rpm, giving it the highest power density of any Ford production engine to date, the auto maker ...

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