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2 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

2014 Phoenix flood provides unique opportunity for car dealerships

Bell Ford's website has been a huge source of information for area drivers looking for quick answers to oftentimes complex questions, especially with the recent weather. The dealership opened its doors to the community and has proven to be a one-stop source of information.


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6 hrs ago | Ubergizmo

Forza Horizon 2 Gets Eight Free Cars At Launch

In just a couple of weeks one of the most highly anticipated titles for Xbox One is going to be released. Forza Horizon 2 will ship with over 200 cars that have been built from the ground up for the Xbox One.


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10 hrs ago | GreenCarReports

Ford C-Max To Get 'Extreme Makeover,' Debut At Paris Motor Show

At least, that's Ford calls the collection of styling and equipment changes it will unveil September 17, ahead of a public debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. The updates will likely be similar to those given to the 2015 Ford Focus compact, meaning they'll probably fall a little short of "makeover" status but will still be meaningful.


Related Topix: Wagon, Hybrid, Ford, Ford C-Max, Coupe, Hatchback, Sedan, Ford C-Max Energi, Ford Focus Electric

12 hrs ago | The Auto Channel

Ford Names Connected Car-Connected City App Pursuit Finalists

Sept. 16, 2014: Ford announces 10 App Pursuit finalists, including Trace, 3sAcrowd and myLifeSync, following the Ford Developer Conference, the auto industry's first app developer conference More than 170 developers from around the world attended the Ford Developer Conference with more than 60 participating in an overnight App Pursuit hackathon leveraging data generated by Ford vehicles and city data provided by the City of Los Angeles An App Pursuit winner will be chosen during the Connected Car Expo being held Nov. 18-20 at the Los Angeles Auto Show; the prize package includes a feature announcement with Ford on stage at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show Ford Motor Company today announced 10 finalists of the Connected Car-Connected City App Pursuit, which took place last week in conjunction with the Ford Developer Conference at the Connected Car Expo during CTIA Super ... (more)


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14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Ford's Market Share In Russia Is Wiped Out

Not so long ago, Russia was projected to become the Europe's biggest car market by 2020. The situation has changed dramatically in just one year.


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford, Sedan, Auto Dealers

Mon Sep 15, 2014


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.


Related Topix: Wagon, Hybrid, Ford, Ford C-Max, Coupe, Hatchback, Sedan, Ford C-Max Energi, Autos

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.


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Automotive News

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.


Related Topix: Ford Fusion, Hybrid, Ford, Sedan, Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback

Automobile Magazine

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.


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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.


Related Topix: Volkswagen, Wagon, Volkswagen Passat, Sedan, Volkswagen Tiguan, SUV, Auto Dealers, Toyota RAV4, Toyota, Toyota Camry, Coupe, Hybrid, Hatchback, Ford

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.


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Seeking Alpha

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.


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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.


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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Insider Monkey

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.


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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.


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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.


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Seeking Alpha

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 .


Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford, Sedan, Ford F-150, Truck, Automakers, Ford Motor, Lincoln MKX, Lincoln, SUV, Lincoln MKC

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Seeking Alpha

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.


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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.


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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.


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