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Ford EcoBoost V6 hits the dyno before hitting the track
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Ford EcoBoost V6 hits the dyno before hitting the track

[html]<p>Filed under: <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/motorsports/" rel="tag">Motorsports</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/videos/" rel="tag">Videos</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/ford/" rel="tag">Ford</a>, <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/category/racing/" rel="tag">Racing</a></p><a href="/2013/10/02/ford-ecoboost-v6-dyno-video/#continued"><img data-mep="12331" src="http://hss-prod.hss.aol.com/hss/storage/adam/3477dd5ce5a0b5ea39b42701bc67c657/ford-racing-ecoboost-riley-dp.jpg" alt="" /></a>



<a href="http://www.autoblog.com/tag/ford+racing/">Ford Racing</a> just <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2013/10/01/ford-reveals-ecoboost-powered-riley-prototype-for-daytona-24/">unveiled the Riley Daytona Prototype</a> that will make its racing in the <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/tag/united+sportscar+racing/">United SportsCar Racing Championship</a> <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/tag/rolex+24+at+daytona/">Rolex 24 at Daytona</a> in January, and now it has released a video showing development of twin-turbo 3.5-liter <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/tag/ecoboost/">EcoBoost</a> V6 that powers the car. Using the same block and heads that can be found on a production <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/ford/taurus+sho/">Ford Taurus SHO</a>, this new racecar benefits from the collaboration between Ford Racing and <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/ford/">Ford</a> powertrain engineers.



While we still don't know what kind of power this engine is putting out, it has definitely gotten a workout at Ford's 17G dyno. This area deep within Ford allows the automaker's racing program to work hand-in-hand with production engine programs, which can be a benefit to racing operations and production cars alike. <a href="/2013/10/02/ford-ecoboost-v6-dyno-video/#continued">Scroll down</a> to hear a few people from Ford talk about the crosspollination between its racing and engine teams and watch the EcoBoost get red hot on the dyno.<p><a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2013/10/02/ford-ecoboost-v6-dyno-video/" rel="bookmark">Continue reading <em>Ford EcoBoost V6 hits the dyno before hitting the track</em></a></p><p style="padding:5px;background:#ddd;border:1px solid #ccc;clear:both;"><a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2013/10/02/ford-ecoboost-v6-dyno-video/">Ford EcoBoost V6 hits the dyno before hitting the track</a> originally appeared on <a href="http://www.autoblog.com">Autoblog</a> on Wed, 02 Oct 2013 19:00:00 EST.  Please see our <a href="/rss-term-of-use/">terms for use of feeds</a>.</p><h6 style="clear: both; padding: 8px 0 0 0; height: 2px; font-size: 1px; border: 0; margin: 0; padding: 0;"></h6><a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2013/10/02/ford-ecoboost-v6-dyno-video/" rel="bookmark" title="Permanent link to this entry">Permalink</a> | <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/forward/20736076/" title="Send this entry to a friend via email">Email this</a> | <a href="http://www.autoblog.com/2013/10/02/ford-ecoboost-v6-dyno-video/#comments" title="View reader comments on this entry">Comments</a>[/html]

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