An impeccable 1.0-liter three cylinder EcoBoost engine was named the 2013 International Engine of the Year, marking the second consecutive year it has done so. The engine also took home the highest score in the history of the awards, along with a “Best Engine Under 1.0-liters” category.


The tiny engine packs a respectable punch for its size, producing 123 hp and 148 lb-ft or torque (Specs may be different pending specific model the engine is in).

International Engine Of the Year

The award is determined by 87 automotive journalists from 35 countries, judging based on drivability, performance, economy and refinement.

The engine also won the International Paul Pietcsh Award 2013 for technological innovation, Breakthrough Award from Popular Mechanics and the Dewar Trophy from the Royal Automobile Club in Great Britain.


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