Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has installed their 500,000 6.7-liter Power Stroke V8 turbo diesel engine that was installed yesterday in a new 2014 Ford Super Duty F-350 Lariat at their Kentucky Truck Plant. The 6.7-liter Power Stroke V8 turbocharged diesel delivers 400 horsepower and 800 pound-feet of torque. Ford is the only heavy-duty pickup truck manufacturer company that designs and builds their own diesel engine and transmission combination.
“This is a significant milestone for an engine that was introduced just a few years ago,” stated Ford Truck group marketing manager Doug Scott. “Demand for the engine has outpaced our expectations; our customers love the combination of performance, towing capability, and fuel economy.”
The 6.7-liter Power Stroke V8 diesel engine delivers 400 horsepower at 2,800RPM and 800 pound-feet of torque at 1,600RPM.