28 May '11, 5pm

Ford investing $72m to increase Duratorq diesel engine production in India

Ford investing $72m to increase Duratorq diesel engine production in India

Ford Motor Company Announces U.S. $72 Million Investment to Increase Production Capacity at Chennai Engine Plant * Ford Motor Company to invest US $72 million to expand its powertrain facility in Chennai to support sales and export growth plans in India * The engine plant's production capacity will increase from 250,000 to 330,000 units per year, an additional output of 80,000 diesel engines * Ford to introduce a third production shift at the engine assembly plant, creating more than 300 new direct jobs * Expansion will bring Ford's total investment in India to more than US $1 billion CHENNAI, India, 17 May, 2011 – Ford Motor Company will invest US $72 million to expand its powertrain facility in Chennai to further support its sales and export growth plans in India. When the expansion programme is completed in mid-2012, the engine plant's production capacity will increase ...

Full article: http://green.autoblog.com/2011/05/28/ford-investing-72m-t...

Tweets

Toyota to sell diesel hybrid in 2010 via @Autoblog Green

Toyota to sell diesel hybrid in 2010 via @Autob...

green.autoblog.com 29 May '11, 7pm

a couple of weeks ago, Toyota is now going to start taking advantage of Isuzu's diesel expertise. For the first time Toyot...

Ford to expand EcoBoost engine line-up: Its Eco...

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 04 Jun '11, 10am

Its EcoBoost engines are already its most fuel efficient – and now Ford is to expand its line-up with its smallest and mos...

Fiat 875-cc TwinAir named International Engine of the Year

Fiat 875-cc TwinAir named International Engine ...

green.autoblog.com 28 May '11, 3pm

LESS IS MORE: FIAT'S TWO-CYLINDER MARVEL DOMINATES INTERNATIONAL ENGINE OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2011! Fiat's diminutive 875cc, ...

65 mpg Chevy Spark Diesel (!) Caught Testing in India: Chevrolet is building a diesel spark that gets over 65 m...

65 mpg Chevy Spark Diesel (!) Caught Testing in...

gas2.org 30 May '11, 3pm

I gave its marketers a tough time for peddling the car to kids , but I also said (in that same article) that “The Chevy So...

Audi announces e-gas project; A3 TCNG production scheduled for 2013

Audi announces e-gas project; A3 TCNG productio...

green.autoblog.com 28 May '11, 12am

Audi balanced mobility - The route to CO2-neutral mobility Audi is blazing utterly new trails to shape the future. Under t...

Ford to Triple Electric Vehicle Production, Add Green Jobs

Ford to Triple Electric Vehicle Production, Add...

greenbiz.com 09 Jun '11, 6pm

Ford Motor Company plans to triple its electric vehicle capacity with the help of its first dedicated hybrid and plug-in v...

Ford Set to Debut It’s Smallest Engine Ever:

Ford Set to Debut It’s Smallest Engine Ever:

gas2.org 07 Jun '11, 1pm

Gas 2.0's authors are supported by a revenue-sharing agreement with the company that operates Gas 2.0, Important Media . O...

Ford Will Triple Its Production of Electric, Hybrid Vehicles via @greentechmedia

Ford Will Triple Its Production of Electric, Hy...

greentechmedia.com 09 Jun '11, 8pm

Ford will triple its production of electrified vehicles through 2013, and plans to have a total of five electrified vehicl...