Ford, Peugeot pick plastic for new diesel

Chappell, Lindsay
August 2001
Automotive News;8/6/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5942, Automotive News INSIGHT p20i
Trade Publication
Reports the partnership between Ford Motor Corp. and Peugeot-Citroen to create a diesel engine at low cost in South Africa. Use of nylon-based components in the engine; Role of Mecaplast, a fuel system supplier in producing a plastic molded system for the engine; Adoption of flexible design.


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