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Essex Engine Plant

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Essex Engine Plant is a Ford factory located in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. It currently produces Ford's 5.0L V8 engine.[1] The plant was built in 1981 to produce Ford's Essex V6 engine.

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Closing and reopeningEdit

In 2006, Ford announced that the plant would close as part of Ford's The Way Forward plan. The plant closed in 2007.[2] With financial assistance from the Canadian government, the plant reopened in 2009 to produce the new 5.0L version of the Ford Modular engine.[3][4]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ford Essex Engine Plant". Wikimapia. Retrieved 2012-10-18. 
  2. ^ "Engine plant closing Dec.1". Windsor Star. Retrieved 2012-10-18. 
  3. ^ "Tories pledge $80M for reopening of Ford engine plant". CBC News. Retrieved 2012-10-18. 
  4. ^ "Ford engines good news for Windsor". Windsor Star. Retrieved 2012-10-18. 

Coordinates: 42°17′46″N 82°56′3″W / 42.29611°N 82.93417°W / 42.29611; -82.93417