VIENNA – Volume production of the new 1.5L 4-cyl. EcoBoost gasoline engine is under way at the Ford Romania plant in Craiova, Romania. Also known as the Sigma engine, the 1.5L is the second product to be manufactured at the Craiova engine plant, following launch of the 1.0L 3-cyl. EcoBoost in spring 2012. Ford has invested about €230 million ($299 million) to modernize and upgrade the facility, including nearly €180 million ($234 million) for the 1.0L engine and more ...

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