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Old 09-06-2015, 05:47 PM
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Ford announced that the 2017 GT 40 will have a 600HP 3.5L EcoBoost....Ford is getting a lot of mileage from their EcoBoost technology!
Imagine a Ecoboost 5.0L Coyote V-8?

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How do they get the sound you hear in the TV commercial from a 3.5 EcoBoost? Sounds more like a V-8.
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Ford GT at SEMA 2015 in Las Vegas. This car will be at Lemans this year:

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How do they get the sound you hear in the TV commercial from a 3.5 EcoBoost? Sounds more like a V-8.
Because it's faked.

https://www.f150forum.com/f118/activ...le-how-312261/
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How do they get the sound you hear in the TV commercial from a 3.5 EcoBoost? Sounds more like a V-8.
That's the sound they pipe through the stereo speakers.....
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I'm just guessing here ! Twice the RPM's. If it is all out LeMans, it's Prototype and varies from the F150 production block a whole lot most likely. Maybe a set number of that block built to satisfy rules and go into other GT's

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Originally Posted by jaybirdjtski View Post
How do they get the sound you hear in the TV commercial from a 3.5 EcoBoost? Sounds more like a V-8.
The higher trim packages pipe a V8 sound into the cab through the radio speakers;I have a friend that has a platinum, it does it.
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