Published on 04-20-2012 09:08 AM
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How does the Ford F150 hold up? Check out this torture test! Ford is doing some real world testing of its new F150 EcoBoost engine. This engine despite the gay "ecoboost" name is a true powerhouse motor. It achieves 90% of it's total torque at 1,700 RPM and maintains it through 5,500 RPM. And here's the kicker...it's not a V8. Nope. It's a "puny" 3.5L V6!
This small motor becomes a monster powerhouse thanks to the twin turbos. The motor kicks out 365 HP and 420 Ft-Lbs of torque. Peak torque is achieved at 2,900 RPM according to independent