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McLaren details the 4.0-liter V8 Senna

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Ahead of it public debut at the Geneva International Motor Show next month, McLaren has released further information on the Senna. Fitted with a 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8 – McLaren’s most powerful IC engine ever produced for a road car – the limited release hypercar will develop 800ps and 800Nm.

Ford Ranger returns to the USA with a 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine

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Fitted with the 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine taken from the Focus RS, the 2019 Ford Ranger marks the OEM’s return to America’s mid-size truck segment. Paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission, Ford promises torque comparable to a V6 and the efficiency of a four-cylinder.


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The next issue of Engine Technology International will bring you an extended HCCI technology feature, but will this innovative powertrain development ever jump from concept to mainstream production?

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Development Technician

Ängelholm, Sweden

Salary: Competitive salary

Work on a highly intelligent, lightweight and motivated team to achieve our goal of revolutionizing the combustion engine with Freevalve technology. A Freevalve technician plays a vital role in validating cutting-edge hardware, building record-breaking engines and helping create a solid foundation of processes to propel the company through major growth.

Responsibilities:

  • Build Freevalve engines, dyno equipment, and vehicle installations
  • Work closely with engineers to build test setups and assist during testing
  • Help perform part inspections, quality checks and part organization
  • Provide accurate feedback to engineers for hardware and production process improvement
  • Learn basic mechanical concepts to understand reasoning behind each test or assembly

Basic Qualifications:

  • Basic fabrication, machining and welding experience
  • Strong understanding of vehicle/engine systems and operating modes
  • Experience with hydraulic, pneumatic and/or electrical systems
  • Be eager to learn and act as constructive member of fast-paced team
  • Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Hands-on experience with engine dyno / vehicle installations
  • Some experience working with precision assemblies / tools
  • Basic electrical systems knowledge (wiring practices, harness building, etc)
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret drawings or test procedures
  • History of personal projects during which these skills were developed

Additional Requirements:
We currently have 10 employees with their eyes set on writing the future of transportation. Passion and will to surpass existing standards is our most valuable characteristic, and we expect you to have that as well. As a development technician in a small and growing company, you will be doing a little bit of everything to assist hardware development, software, and calibration team. This job grants a large amount of freedom and responsibility, and at times that will mean long hours and pressure to achieve results. However, it also means that your name will be hand-scribed into the ground breaking innovation that this company will achieve.


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