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The Nano is a 2.7-liter, twin-turbocharged V6 engine from Ford Motor used to power midsize and full-size cars, trucks and utility vehicles, or more commonly known as SUVs. Featuring a dual overhead cam (DOHC) design, in a V configuration, the Ford 2.7L EcoBoost Nano architecture has been part of the Ford EcoBoost family of turbocharged engines since 2015.

The Nano was first introduced in the 2015 F-150, marking a new era of turbocharged engines at Ford. It also proved that a light duty truck could be powered by a forced induction engine, all while helping Ford meet its fuel economy and emissions standards.

In 2018, the engine saw several revisions, such as the addition of port fuel injection, a new lightweight cam to save weight as well as a stronger dual-chain cam drive system. The engine also received a new electrically actuated wastegate for more accurate control of turbo boost, a high-pressure exhaust gas recirculation system, and a variable-displacement oil pump to better modulate oil flow and reduce parasitic losses. The Ford 2.7L EcoBoost Nano engine powers the following vehicles:

Overview

MetricValue
Engine familyEcoBoost
Displacement2.7 liter
AspirationTwin turbo
Configuration & cylindersV configuration, six cylinders
Vehicle engine orientationTransverse / longitudinal
Valve configurationDual overhead cam (DOHC) with variable camshaft timing (VCT)
Assembly sitesLima, Ohio
PredecessorFord Duratec V6
SuccessorCurrently none

Specifications

MetricValue
Bore83.06 mm
Stroke83.06 mm
Compression ratio10.3:1
Max power @ RPM335 hp @ 5,000 rpm
Max torque @ RPM400 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cylinder headAluminum
Cylinder blockCompacted graphite iron (CGI)
Camshaft driveChain

Vehicle Applications

VehicleTransmissionDrive Wheels[email protected] RPMTorque (lb-ft) @ RPM
Ford Edge Sport (2015-2018)Six-speed automaticAWD315 @ 4,750 350 @ 2,750
Ford Edge ST (2019+)Six-speed automaticAWD335 @ 3,550 380 @ 3,250
Ford F-150 (2015 - 2017)Six-speed automaticRWD / 4WD325 @ 5,750 375 @ 3,000
Ford F-150 (2018 +)Ten-speed automaticRWD / 4WD325 @ 5,000 400 @ 2,750
Ford Fusion Sport (2017 - 2018)Six-speed automaticAWD325 @ 5,500 380 @ 3,500
Lincoln ContinentalSix-speed automaticFWD / AWD335 @ 5,500 380 @ 3,000
Lincoln MKX (2016-2018)Six-speed automaticFWD / AWD335 @ 5,500 380 @ 3,000
Lincoln NautilusEight-speed automaticFWD / AWD335 @ 5,500 380 @ 3,500

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