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2 hrs ago | Detroit News

Ford expected to introduce new hybrid to meet federal fuel standards

Ford Motor Co. plans to introduce a new hybrid vehicle or line of vehicles in 2018 that would compete against the Toyota Prius and help Ford meet strict federal mandated mileage standards, a forecasting firm said Thursday.


Related Topix: Ford Fusion, Wagon, Ford C-Max Energi, Hybrid, Ford Fusion Energi, Ford Escape, Hatchback, SUV, Ford Focus Electric, Sedan, Ford C-Max

6 hrs ago | AutoSpies

Could Ford Be Working On A 10 Speed Auotmatic For The 2015 Mustang?

With seven and eight-speed automatics becoming the norm in various models offered by American automakers, it seems that Ford and General Motors are getting ready to up the ante in their transmission battle.


Related Topix: Ford F-150, Truck, Autos

10 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

Ford Tells U.S. Dealers To Stop Selling Some C-Max, Focus Models

Ford Motor Co has told its U.S. dealers to stop test-driving and selling C-Max and Focus models produced during a week this month because of potential problems with the steering gear assembly, a notice sent to dealers on Wednesday shows.


Related Topix: Wagon, Hybrid, Ford C-Max

15 hrs ago |

Ford Transit van is back in SA

Time was when a panel van automatically meant a Ford Transit, whether in plain white and carrying the dings and scratches of outrageous traffic, or decked out in royal red velour as a mobile motel room they delivered the goods until overtaken by French, German and Japanese rivals.


Related Topix: Wagon, Ford Transit

17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

Room for a Ford Fiesta? Wealthy Arab playboys (parallel) park their ...

And now expensive Arab-owned supercars are taking over London's most upmarket postcodes, parking dangerously on double yellow lines and barely leaving room for anyone else.


Related Topix: Ford Fiesta, Hatchback, Sedan, Coupe, McLaren P1, World News, Qatar, Middle East, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Ford Gets Payoff From Products, Marketing For Millennials

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Related Topix: Ford Escape, SUV, Hybrid, Ford Explorer, Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford Focus, Sedan, Marketing, Science Fiction TV, V, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Autos


Ford begins testing right-hand-drive Mustang

Ford has officially kicked off testing of the right-hand-drive variant of its sixth-generation, 2015 Mustang , according to a statement issued by the company, which came with the above photo.


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Dearborn, MI, Autos

Silicon Alley Insider

Exclusive: Ford Plans New Hybrid Series To Compete With Toyota Prius - Sources

The compact car will be Ford's first "dedicated" hybrid - that is a vehicle designed to be marketed exclusively as a hybrid, rather than a variation of an existing gasoline model, such as the automaker's Fusion hybrid, the sources said.


Related Topix: Coupe, Toyota Prius, Hybrid, Hatchback, Toyota, Sedan, Ford Fusion, Wagon, Ford Escape, Ford Focus, SUV, Ford C-Max, Toyota Prius v

USA Today

Test Drive: 2015 Ford Fiesta STTest Drive: 2015 Ford Fiesta STA 2015...

Test Drive: 2015 Ford Fiesta ST A 2015 Ford Fiesta ST. Check out this story on This 2014 Ford Fiesta ST looks cool, is fun to push hard and is relatively easy on fuel.


Related Topix: Ford Fiesta ST, Ford Fiesta, Hatchback, Sedan, Ford Focus ST, Autos


2015 Ford Mustang RTR teased ahead of SEMA debut

Drifter Vaughn Gittin, Jr. and his tuning shop, RTR has shown off a preliminary rendering of the tuned 2015 Ford Mustang it's going to rock this year's SEMA show.


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Autos

Four Wheeler

2006 Ford F-150 - Project Fast-150: Part 5

We recently upgraded the ignition coils on our FAST-150 project truck, replacing the stock coil-on-plug units in our three-valve 5.4L V-8 with ACCEL SuperCoils.


Related Topix: Ford F-150, Truck


Next Lincoln Navigator Likely To Get Aluminum Body For MPG Gains

The Ford F-150 pickup might be one of America's best-selling vehicles, but the move to build the 2015 model from aluminum has required significant investment from Ford.


Related Topix: Lincoln Navigator, Lincoln, SUV, Ford F-150, Truck


Recall roundup: Several Ford vehicles for three different problems

Ford has recently issued three different recalls for several vehicles because of some different problems which are affecting a lot of models across the globe.


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Focus ST, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford Focus, Sedan

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Mazda 2 MPS considered, to take on the Ford Fiesta ST

Word has come that the folks over at Hiroshima are currently considering a hotter version of the new Mazda 2 Hatchback .


Related Topix: Ford Fiesta ST, Volkswagen Polo, Volkswagen, Hatchback, Suzuki Swift, Suzuki, Sedan

Ford Fiesta: Offers 25.01 kmpl mileage; great driving experience

As the years went by, and competition became stiffer, the Fiesta found it hard to lure buyers.


Related Topix: Ford Fiesta, Sedan, Hatchback

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Detroit Free Press

Cadillac smoothing out bumps in 2015 Escalade launch

Nearly three months after launch, Cadillac still struggles to deliver its high-price, high-profit 2015 Escalade SUV to dealers promptly.


Related Topix: Hybrid, Cadillac Escalade, Cadillac, SUV, Automakers, General Motors, GMC Yukon, GMC, Detroit, MI, Ford Expedition

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Alan Jackson's '55 Ford Thunderbird Going on Limited Display at Country Music...

No Alan Jackson retrospective would be complete without including one of his vintage cars, and the new Alan Jackson exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville features his most precious set of wheels -- the 1955 Ford Thunderbird he bought at age 15. Alan and his father, Gene , restored the car, but Alan had to sell it to get the down ... (more)


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Thunderbird, Convertible


Mercedes-Benz Sprinter and Ford Transit can haul on the track

Line up any two comparable vehicles, and eople are going to want to race them. Need proof? In its latest track battle, Auto Express wants to know which commercial vehicle can lap a circuit faster a Ford Transit or Mercedes-Benz Sprinter .


Related Topix: Wagon, Ford Transit, Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, Autos

The New Zealand Herald

Driven's final fling with the FPV GTF

As we watch the Falcon tail-lights disappearing into the distance, it's hard not to feel a bit nostalgic.


Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Coupe, Ford GT, Automakers, General Motors


Hear The 2015 Ford Mustang GT Rev Its V-8: Video

Ford's all-new, sixth-generation Mustang is now just a couple of months away from hitting the showroom floor, in base, EcoBoost and GT trim .


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford GT, Ford Mustang GT, Sedan, Dodge, Dodge Charger


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