Category: 2002 News

11/05/2002 – 3-Valve Technology Improves Modular V-8 Efficiency, Performance

Source: Ford Motor Company 3-VALVE TECHNOLOGY IMPROVES MODULAR V-8 EFFICIENCY, PERFORMANCE All-new three-valve cylinder-head architecture designed to enhance both power and efficiency. Combination of engine technologies produces 300 peak horsepower – a 15-percent improvement in peak horsepower over the previous 5.4-liter engine. Seven-percent improvement in low-speed torque, and 5 percent increase in peak torque. Torque […] More »

  Comments | By - September 17, 2004

02/11/2002 – Ford’s Special Vehicle Team Crafts Vehicle Number 100,000

Source: Ford Motor Company FORD’S SPECIAL VEHICLE TEAM CRAFTS VEHICLE NUMBER 100,000 Rapidly approaching its 10th Anniversary of producing Ford’s exclusive performance cars and trucks, the Ford Special Vehicle Team (SVT) is marking the production of its 100,000th vehicle – a 2002 SVT F-150 Lightning. “Given how rare SVT vehicles are, it’s hard to imagine […] More »

  Comments | By - September 17, 2004

11/05/2002 – Preliminary Technical Specifications – Triton V-8

Source: Ford Motor Company PRELIMINARY TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS – TRITON V-8 5.4-liter, 3-valve Triton™ V-8 Engine Preliminary Technical Specifications Engine data Engine type Single-overhead-cam (SOHC) 3-valve, 90-degree V-8Cylinder heads manufactured Windsor (Ontario) Engine PlantFinal engine assembly at Essex (Ontario) Engine Plant Displacement 5.4 liters (330 cubic inches) Bore 3.55 in. / 90.2 mm Stroke 4.17 in. […] More »

  Comments | By - September 17, 2004

02/12/2002 – NHTSA Concludes No Need To Open Ford Explorer Investigation

Source: Ford Motor Company NHTSA Concludes No Need To Open Ford Explorer Investigation DEARBORN, Mich., February 12, 2002 — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has concluded that there is no need to open an investigation into the Ford Explorer. This is consistent with real-world performance data showing the Explorer to be among the safest […] More »

  Comments | By - September 17, 2004

11/05/2002 – Ford’s Expanded Windsor Operations To Produce New Triton V-8 Engine

Source: Ford Motor Company FORD’S EXPANDED WINDSOR OPERATIONS TO PRODUCE NEW TRITON™ V-8 ENGINE Ford of Canada’s largest engine plants soon will begin full- scale production of a new 5.4-litre TritonTM V-8 engine that will power the next-generation Ford F-150 pickup. The milestone will mark the culmination of a massive, three-year expansion program and investment […] More »

  Comments | By - September 17, 2004

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. ...
  5. 7