International Truck and Engine Corp. Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of the Power Stroke Diesel Engine
International Truck and Engine Corporation announced on June 30 that the Power Stroke Diesel engine this year will celebrate its 10th anniversary. This “decade of power” is a milestone not only for the engine designed and manufactured by International Truck and Engine Corporation, but also for the popularity of diesel power overall. As ramp-up begins for the ’05 model year Ford Super Duty trucks, which will be introduced in mid-2004, so does anticipation of the 10th full model year of the engine. This August 4-8, Power Stroke diesel owners will drive their trucks to Indianapolis, home of the Power Stroke diesel engine, for a national truck rally celebrating Ford F-Series Super Duty trucks, Excursion SUVs, E-Series vans and the Power Stroke diesel engine by International. The highlight of the “Power Fest” rally will be a 10th anniversary tailgating party on August 6 before the namesake Power Stroke Diesel 200 NASCAR Craftsman Truck series race.