SALTILLO, MEXICO -- Cifunsa Diesel SA will produce block castings for V-8 engines to be used in Ford's E-series vans and Expeditions and the Lincoln Navigator.
The company's Saltillo foundry will supply castings for Ford's 4.6-liter, 5.4-liter and 6.8-liter engines. The facility will ship castings to Ford's engine plants in Romeo, Mich., and Windsor, Ontario.
Cifunsa makes iron cylinder blocks and heads. It is a member of Grupo Industrial Saltillo, one of Mexico's largest industrial groups.