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Though not always as apparent up here in the Pleasant Peninsula, the sun can have blistering effects on cars' exteriors, and it can cause glaring issues for drivers. One place where Ford Motor Co.
Sept. 15, 2014: - Ford has treated its two-car C-MAX family to an extreme makeover. The spacious, comfortable and versatile C-MAX and Grand C-MAX multi-activity vehicles have been given a boost to make them even better suited to the modern, active family.
New content is published to DrivewayCanada.ca starting every Thursday morning. This week on DrivewayCanada.ca, our new contributor Mike Zacharias took the 2014 Ford Fiesta for a spin around his hometown of Prince George, B.C. While it's a sub-compact car - not exactly the belt-buckle-waving multiple-ton pickup truck you might imagine criss-crossed the Interior - Zacharias was thrilled with both the drive and the look of Ford's party car.
The Ford Fusion SE with its new standard 1.5L EcoBoost engine and the six-speed SelectShift automatic transmission is a good value for value conscious mid-size sedan buyers. The 1.5L EcoBoost engine produces 178 horsepower with 177 lb.-ft.
Ford Motor will debut the new S-Max at the Paris auto show Oct. 2 ahead of the minivan's sales launch in Europe next summer. Ford said it will disclose details of the minivan ahead of the model's Paris debut on Sept.
U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that the doors won't latch properly on some Ford Fiesta subcompact cars. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it has received 61 complaints about the doors.
In preparation for the 50th anniversary of the sporty car that thrilled U.S. consumers when it was introduced, America had his 1985 Mustang painted red, white and blue. The colors cover every inch of the car inside and out - including the engine.
Ford's newest iteration of the F-150 truck is a bold move that could change the direction of the auto industry, Business Insider reports.
The sixth-generation Ford Mustang recently entered production , but engineers are still testing a high-performance variant of the new muscle car that we're expecting to be launched on the market sometime next year. Not much is known about the new Mustang variant but it's believed the car will wear the GT350 badge and be a track-focused model like the previous Boss 302.
First previewed in concept form a year ago , Ford's second-generation S-Max has now been revealed ahead of its world debut at the 2014 Paris Auto Show on October 2. The new S-Max is yet to be confirmed for the U.S. market but during its development prototypes for the vehicle were spotted near Ford Motor Company's [NYSE:F] headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan. The S-Max is a small MPV that sits above the C-Max compact MPV already sold here and the larger Galaxy MPV which is also about to undergo a redesign .
A traffic stop went awry, authorities say, when the 49-year-old Glen Rock man at the wheel of a Ford Mustang allegedly became enraged and struck Detective Charles Sahanas across the knees while opening his driver's side door, and then allegedly attacked him. Police Chief Tom Norton reports that Demetrio Marra tore off the detective's badge and then physically attacked him during the stop on Tuesday, Sept.
It seems Ford Motor Co. was a bit jealous of all the attention given to last week's breathlessly hyped unveiling of the Apple Watch and iPhone 6. During Apple's two-hour webcast, Ford used its main Twitter account and the hashtag "#wegotthat2" to joke that its products already offered many of the new devices' most alluring features: * In response to the iPhone's new curved glass front, Ford posted a photo of a car's windshield and proclaimed, "We've got glass, too.
Souped up and cherried-out cars and antique trucks of every make and model cruised into Woodland Park on September 13, 2014 for the Cruise Above the Clouds car show in the center of town at Memorial Park . According to the official website , the car show originated in 1991 as a Chamber of Commerce event with only five cars attending.
Now that car sales are continuing to rise, workers at the Lear Corp. plant Hammond, Indiana which manufacturers seats for Ford Taurus and Explorer, as well as police cars as needed, feel that their salaries should too. According to C. Jones, a representative with the United Auto Workers, most of the 760 workers at the plant make between $11 and $14 an hour, and "want to get rid of the current two-tier system that caps new employees' salaries at $16 an hour."
Although most Mini models to date have had rear accommodations, those seats suggested more practicality than they actually delivered. The latest Mini Cooper hardtop , for example, is about as well-suited to carrying adult passengers in the back as a Little Tikes Cozy Coupe-and that thing doesn't even have back seats.
Despite spending A 7000 on more than 200 driving lessons, Lenique Lewis is still yet to pass her driving test despite taking her first test six years ago Trundling at 20 miles an hour around a housing estate may not sound a white-knuckle ride, writes Gemma Aldridge in the Sunday People . Still, as the little gold Ford Fiesta turns on to a main road, I feel my hand tighten around the buckle of my seatbelt.
Ford is recalling certain models of its 2005-2008 Ford Escape Hybrid and 2006-2008 Mercury Mariner Hybrid crossover utility vehicles to fix a cooling issue. The recall will replace faulty Motor Electronics Coolant Pumps in approximately 70,209 vehicles.
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