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01-03-2019, 11:09 AM
Replies: 706
Views: 208,464
Posted By CGiron

Letīs talk more about the mill and less about the...

Letīs talk more about the mill and less about the grill. Just less than two weeks before the updated Cummins I6 diesel will be revealed at NAIAS in the RAM. I hope for a 450 hp and some 1000 lb/ft.
Forum: 2015+ F150
11-07-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,581
Posted By CGiron

I would rather leave it open. Achates claims...

I would rather leave it open. Achates claims that at least one OEM was tooling up for producing these engines already two years ago. I think it isnīt a bad guess that Ford is behind this lines as...
Forum: 2015+ F150
11-06-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,581
Posted By CGiron

It came one day before. Reveal ...

It came one day before.

Reveal (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=usmauFigpzk&feature=youtu.be)

Sounds good

44 mpg and 479 lb/ft. 270 hp
Forum: Competition
10-19-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,630
Posted By CGiron

Beware of the new Cummins 6.7 with CGI

It seems to be a beast. +1000 lb/ft of torque and block in CGI. To debute at NAIAS. Class leading.

Cummins...
09-21-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 45,106
Posted By CGiron

Updated about Sintercast

The paper was not updated since 2007. In the meantime Sintercast custumers has risen their production sixfold and the current output is around 3 million blocks. Itīs rising fast.
Forum: 2015+ F150
09-19-2018, 12:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,581
Posted By CGiron

The main difference between the former WW2 engine...

The main difference between the former WW2 engine and the new is the use of new High Tech materials like the CGI in the block that makes the engine withstanding the high loads during the compressed...
Forum: 2015+ F150
09-18-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,581
Posted By CGiron

According to Achates, the engine has about 60...

According to Achates, the engine has about 60 percent fewer parts than a comparable supercharged V6, which can result in a 10 percent cost reduction. Lower maintenace cost as well. Time to rewrite...
Forum: 2015+ F150
09-18-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,581
Posted By CGiron

Talking Mathematics

Bad mathematics. 37 mpg plus 15 % makes 42.55 mpg
Forum: 2015+ F150
09-18-2018, 01:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,581
Posted By CGiron

Achates is coming with 44 mpg at 7 Nov 2018

In a F-150 with a diesel. The petrol engine is just 37 mpg. Shame. 270 horsepower, 429 pound-feet of torque and 50 percent emissions reduction

Achates aramco​...
09-15-2018, 04:31 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 45,106
Posted By CGiron

Donīt forget that CGI is used all over the NASCAR...

Donīt forget that CGI is used all over the NASCAR mills and this engine might come in Fords sportscars as an option. CGI these days is pretty affordable and the aftermarket loves it. Why not a...
09-14-2018, 12:32 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 44,285
Posted By CGiron

What about the material ? "As for the...

What about the material ?

"As for the block, word is that it will be traditional grey iron or possibly Compacted Graphite Iron("CGI"). The 6.2L and the 6.8L both use standard iron block, which...
09-10-2018, 02:28 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 45,106
Posted By CGiron

About size

About SIZE
Donīt forget that the coming 7.3 Godzilla is rumoured to have a block in CGI Compaced Graphite Iron and thatīs opening up for a smaller engine with the same displacement due to the...
07-24-2018, 12:38 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,167
Posted By CGiron

Less competition as Duramax is on hold

Due to a strike since a month at the German foundry Halberg wich is making the big Duramax 6.6 l

Halberg (https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/07/18/auto-j18.html)
06-28-2018, 01:43 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,420
Posted By CGiron

It seems so Right now, the plant is sitting...

It seems so
Right now, the plant is sitting nearly empty with a fresh coat of paint on the floor. But next month Ford will begin installing the machinery to begin manufacturing the new product. Test...
06-28-2018, 12:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,420
Posted By CGiron

New Ford 7.3 l V8 gas with pushrods

News

https://www.svtperformance.com/forums/threads/monsters-among-us-more-details-emerge-on-fords-new-godzilla-7x-v8-engine.1161574/

It might be a real Godzilla. Can we expect it next spring?
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