Originally Posted by sporadic
That spool time is just insane to produce peak torque around 2K RPM. I've never even seen a dyno off idle!
I'd like to know Ford's secret to this.. I guess just a crazy-small turbo.
The main application for the 2.0L EcoBoost motor is in a SUV (where torque is important). The ST, Escape, Edge, and Explorer are all rated at 270 ft/lbs torque.