2015 Ford F-350 440hp Power Stroke Diesel Engine

This was an exciting year at the Texas Fair for the Ford Motor Company. Ford was showing off the new 2015 F series truck with an updated 6.7 Power Stroke engine. This newest addition to the F series lineup is a direct result of the big 3 automakers battle to be king of the hill in the diesel market. For years Dodge has been number 1 in horsepower and torque followed by Chevy with the Duramax line and with Ford …

Chevy Duramax Engines LML Design

The new Chevy Duramax LML engine is still produced in partnership with Isuzu. This latest design engine was built not only to improve performance and durability but also to meet stricter federal emission standards. The new guidelines demand better fuel economy and a reduction in tailpipe emissions. Chevy implemented an upgraded 29,000 PSI piezo injector system, a complete fuel system-hardening to tolerate up to 20% biodiesel mixtures and urea injection. Urea injection has been used in Europe for years and …

Ford 6.7 Scorpion Diesel Engine

The Scorpion diesel engine used in the F series medium duty truck in designed in Austria and the first ever built in-house diesel engine by Ford Motor Company. The 2014 engine is built with a compact graphite iron block which reduces engine weight and improves the overall strength and durability of the lower end. Ford went a step further and used aluminum heads to further reduce weight and did a first ever reverse flow design. This means the exhaust ports …

BMW 850i Engine – How To Buy And What To Look For

BMW 850i series engines are known to uphold the BMW name for excellence. A grand total of 30,621 engines were produced. However, since the engines were made for only a dozen years they can be difficult to come by. In the United States, only 7,232 8 series BMWs were built for the general public. Although engine brokers can locate them, it is important to make sure that the engines have been well maintained. Always be sure to get an estimate …

The Dodge Journey Crossover History

The Dodge Journey is a popular crossover sport utility vehicle manufactured by Chrysler Corporation. First introduced in 2008 as part of the 2009 model year in North America, the vehicle has also been produced for the international market as the Fiat Freemont since 2011. The vehicle is marketed in Japan under the Dodge JC label as the Journey nameplate had been utilized by an Isuzu product.

In North America, the Dodge Journey is available with a choice of three engines. …