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2015 Mustang won’t be retro, will be powered by a four-cylinder

Ford is banking hard on their turbocharged EcoBoost engines to increase fuel-efficiency without sacrificing horsepower.  Road and Track confirmed via an anonymous source this month the 2015 Mustang will feature a 2.3-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder, not only to save fuel but also to overpower the Stang’s current V6:  

1,000hp V16 Cadillac hints at automaker’s future

The Cadillac Sixteen concept is powered by a coffee table-sized 13.6-liter V-16 good for 1,000hp and 1,000lb-ft torque.  Produced in 2003, the luxury cruise-liner was supposed to set the stage for Cadillac’s new flagship car.  For unknown reasons the production version was never made.  The Sixteen is coming out of retirement this year at the Amelia Island Concours d’Elegnace to lead ten other cars dating back to 1949 in the event’s Cadillac Concept Class.  Rumor has it the appearance is meant to arouse interest in Cadillac’s new attempt at a flagship sedan.    

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Brandon Seiler is a bonafide car guy, member of the Northwest Auto Press Association and proud Washingtonian. He covers the latest auto news, technology, and pretty much anything having to do with car culture. You don't have to like cars to read his blogs, you just have to be able to read.

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