Ford launches ECOnetic autos

Posted on Saturday, 25 August 2007 , 09:08:03 byEmil

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Ford launches ECOnetic autos

A new range of ultra-low CO2 emitting autos, named ECOnetic, will be presented by Ford at Frankfurt Auto Show next month. To reduce overall CO2 emissions, the ECOnetic vehicles combine an ultra-efficient diesel powertrains with other exhaust filtering and fuel-saving technologies.

The European Focus hatchback will be the first car receiving the ECOnetic treatment, next year. The average fuel-mileage is 54 mpg. The model will have 108 horsepower 1.6L Duratorq TDCi engine with a standard diesel individual filter, a mix promising to deliver the best CO2 emissions.