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By: Devereaux Bell on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:22 p.m.
Ford's new EcoBoost gasoline engine is a smaller, lighter V6 that carefully controls fuel and exhaust flow

Photo: Bryan Mitchell/Getty Images

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EcoBoost

While GM and Chrysler scramble to survive, Ford has had the luxury of strategizing its eco-reinvention. Ford's new EcoBoost gasoline engine is a smaller, lighter V6 that carefully controls fuel and exhaust flow to perform like a V8. Ford hopes to use the EcoBoost during the next decade or so to help it transition.