9 hrs ago
Ford previews new C-Max ahead of upcoming debut
Looking at a Ford Focus ? These days you can get it as a five-door hatch, a four-door sedan, or... that's all. European buyers don't even get our sedan, but they do get a wagon.
11 hrs ago
Ford- From The Long Term Investment Perspective
When we speak of Ford Motors , the second-largest global automaker, we unravel a lot of interesting news on the market bellwether, which sounds like information good enough to soothe investors' nerves. And quite often investors holding any stock are worried about their long-term prospects and the same applies to the Ford stock as well.
13 hrs ago
Ford will debut new S-Max at Paris show
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.
13 hrs ago
Report: 2016 Ford Mustang GT350 to Use 600-Plus-HP 5.2-Liter V-8
Speculation on the power source for the upcoming high-performance Ford Mustang GT350 continues with this report from our colleagues at Motor Trend that refutes earlier theories of an EcoBoost V-6 or a supercharged V-8. Instead, the latest speculation is that this SVT-developed pony car will use a naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V-8 with a flat-plane crank configuration making more than 600 hp.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Silicon Alley Insider
4 Reasons Americans Aren't Buying Volkswagens Anymore
Volkswagen recently announced that its U.S. auto sales dropped by a staggering 22% in June. This will mark the fourth time in the last six months that the brand has experienced a double-digit fall in sales.
The Motley Fool
1 Reason Ford Motor Company's Surge in China Will Continue
Despite the surging sales -- Ford's year-to-date sales are up 30% through August -- last month's gain of 9% was Ford's worst monthly gain in China this year. The monthly performance offered a quick reminder to Ford investors that continuing to increase sales at such a rapid pace will be difficult.
Facts Support Ford Is A Strong Buy
Ford F-150 best selling truck in America for past 30 years, a trend likely to continue with new F-150. Kiplinger's weekly letter devotes its entire lead page to a Bullish Outlook for the Auto Industry as a whole and highlights Ford's F-150 as being in a special position to benefit.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
The Motley Fool
The 2015 Mustang: Will the American Phenomenon Finally Succeed on the Global Stage?
Americans tend to do things differently than people in other countries, and we take a lot of pride in our nation being a leader rather than a follower. The world has a love affair with futbol while we, on the other hand, have a love affair with our kind of football.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Ford Motor Company (F) and General Motors Company (GM) Not the Best Car Role Models
The automotive industry has been hit by a series of unpleasant events. Bloomberg 's Betty Liu reported that Ford Motor Company will be garbage collecting among its sold cars and General Motors Company told dealers to halt the sales of 2015 Chevrolet Corvette.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
The Auto Channel
Dagenham Diesel Centre Builds its 3 Millionth Low Carbon Engine
September 11, 2014: - Ford's three-millionth UK-built small-capacity diesel engine has rolled off the line at Ford's state-of-the-art manufacturing centre at Dagenham. Low-carbon diesel engines have been built at the Dagenham Diesel Centre plant for a variety of models across the Ford range, and for other manufacturers, since production started in May 2007.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Final update brings Forza Horizon 2 garage to 210 cars
After weeks of slowly unveiling cars from Forza Horizon 2 developer Playground Games has now reached its final update and is ready to show the world the remaining 22 cars slated for inclusion in the upcoming open-world racer. No single theme unites this bunch of classic vehicles.
Why Ford's September Weakness Should Not Worry Investors
Ford investors should not worry as the company is introducing a number of new models aimed at the Chinese market that have scored well in satisfaction surveys. September has not been a good month for Ford .
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Ford Motor: Don't Sweat The China Recalls, $20 Remains A Valid Short-Term Price Target
Ford's share price has come a little under pressure in the wake of the news and now trades below $17. Long-term investors interested in a deep value investment in the cyclical auto sector couldn't care less about the recent turmoil -- and should take advantage of it.
The Northern Echo
Nissana s finger on the Pulsar
NISSAN believes it can shake up the family hatchback sector with its latest model. Matt Westcott travelled to Barcelona to test the new Pulsar.
Where's the Gas Cap?
Q. I borrowed a 2013 Ford Focus from a neighbor and when I went to put gas in it, I was surprised there was no gas cap. What is up with that? Also, the little flap that is in the filler tube doesn't open when you push on it, how would you put gas in if you run out? A. Ford calls this a cap-less fuel system and the design has a built in system that prevents fumes from escaping.
Green Car Congress
Ricardo to display functional integration prototype of ADEPT 48V...
Ricardo will display the first functional integration prototype of the Advanced Diesel Electric Powertrain collaborative research project in public for the first time this week at the Low Carbon Vehicle Event in the UK. The ADEPT project was launched in 2013 to demonstrate the potential for 48V-based intelligent electrification to deliver full hybrid-scale fuel efficiency from a highly cost-effective package.
The Auto Channel
New Ford Focus Enhanced Transitional Stability technology improves safety by pre-empting skids to intervene earlier and could prevent drivers from losing control Industry-first system detects when a skid is likely from the car's speed and steering; triggers skid-preventing braking inputs from Electronic Stability Control for smoother journeys Technology is among new and improved chassis control technologies that enhance driving dynamics and safety on the new Focus New Focus offers improved driving experience with retuned Electric Power Assisted Steering, new dampers, new suspension bushes and structural stiffness improvements Focus driving experience reaches new levels of refinement with noise, vibration and harshness improvements that help deliver best in class interior quietness BRENTWOOD, ESSEX -- September 8, 2014: - Ford Motor Company is launching a new technology that can predict ... (more)
Mon Sep 08, 2014
The Auto Channel
New Focus Powertrains Deliver up to 15 per Cent Improved Fuel Efficiency
New Focus debuts 1.5-litre EcoBoost petrol engine in Europe and also offers 1.5-litre TDCi diesel engine to achieve a significant reduction in CO2 emissionsacross the range BRENTWOOD -- September 2014: The new Ford Focus delivers the car's most fuel-efficient powertrain line-up ever with improvements of up to 15 per cent, and a significant CO2 emission reduction across the entire line-up. The new Focus will be the first vehicle in Europe to offer Ford's new 1.5-litre EcoBoost petrol engine and new Focus will also be available for the first time with Ford's 1.5-litre TDCi diesel engine.
The Motley Fool
Why General Motors Is Rushing a Self-Driving Cadillac to Market
GM's first car with self-driving technology is likely to be a new top-of-the-line Cadillac sedan. Its styling is expected to resemble that of last year's Elmiraj concept car, shown here.
The Big Test: 2014/2015 Hatchbacks - Ford, Hyundai, Kia, Mazda, and...
So, you're in the market for a sensibly sized and reasonably styled hatchback. You want to be able to hunt parallel parking spaces without anxiety , accommodate four adults in comfort, and be able to inflate the cargo volume at the drop of a second row.