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Detroit Free Press
Mark Phelan: Fort Transit Connect searches for identity as passenger van
Ford's plan to push the 3-star 2014 Ford Transit Connect short wheelbase and 2-star 2014 Ford Transit Connect long wheelbase compact vans beyond their core market as business-delivery vehicles is elementary.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Zipcar Revs Up Car Sharing in Palo Alto
Partnership With City of Palo Alto Put Zipcars in City-Owned Parking Lots, Making Getting Around in a Car More Sustainable, Cost Effective and Convenient SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 27, 2014 -- Zipcar and the City of Palo Alto have partnered to expand car sharing in the city with the addition of 10 new Zipcars at four city-owned parking facilities within ... (more)
2016 Ford Focus RS Coming With All-Wheel Drive: Report
Ford's previous Focus RS has earned a well-deserved reputation for pushing the boundaries of a factory-built, front-wheel-drive hot hatch.
Renault could turn Russia crisis to its advantage
Renault, the major carmaker with most at stake in Russia, could turn a market crisis to its advantage as Moscow considers a subsidy scheme to steady demand and a weaker ruble undermines rivals that make fewer parts locally.
American Diesel Cars, Past & Present
The diesel engine, long popular on European roads, is now piquing the interest of American automakers.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Car & Driver
2016 Ford Focus RS: AWD Back on the Table, U.S. Sales More Likely than Ever
A new wrinkle in the ongoing saga of the Ford Focus RS and its possible U.S. arrival has emerged: Our pals at Road & Track are reporting that the not only is the RS now more likely than ever to be sold in the U.S., but that it will blat and slide onto our shores packing all-wheel-drive.
Ford Back With Fashion For Mustang
Ford's Mustang is the dream license for merchandise. Especially with the 50th anniversary year in 2014, the company has been dispersing the Mustang name and intellectual property in a limited way.
Ford EcoBoost High-Efficiency Turbo Engines: Ultimate Guide
EcoBoost is Ford-speak for a downsized, turbocharged gasoline engine that aims to either supplement or replace a larger, naturally-aspirated engine in a given vehicle lineup.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Windsor Star
Ford engine investment 'game changer'
The Ford corporation flag and the Canada flag fly Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, at the Ford Essex Engine Plant in Windsor, Ont.
2015 Ford Focus coming soon to Dahl Ford
Improving upon an already dominant platform is difficult to do, but Ford has made it happen by adding EcoBoost fuel economy engine options and enhanced safety features to improve on the already best-selling model.
Refreshed 2015 Volkswagen Jetta starts $520 higher
Volkswagen's refreshed 2015 Jetta -- due at dealers by the end of September -- will start at $17,035 with shipping.
The Car Connection
2015 Volkswagen e-Golf Priced-At Nearly Twice The Cost Of Gas Version
Volkswagen just announced pricing for its 2015 e-Golf, and at $36,265 it's in a completely different pricing league than the base 2015 Volkswagen Golf, which costs as little as $18,815.
Canadian Business Magazine
Enviro-scolds have spooked companies into silence about sustainability: Bruce Philp
A Ford Focus coming off the assembly line in Wayne, MI. Ford improved its energy efficiency by 6.4% in 2012 alone.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Ford Motor Invests On Hybrid To Take On Toyota Motor
The second largest U.S. automaker Ford Motor has plans to launch an all-new hybrid gasoline-electric in 2018, according to a couple of close sources that told Reuters .
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Ford Focus, C-Max Hybrid Recall For Steering Gear Issue: 600 Cars
Ford is recalling a few hundred 2014 model-year Focus and C-Max Hybrid models to fix a steering-gear issue, although none of the cars had been sold to customers yet.
Portsmouth Ford announces Labor Day specials
But the impact of the first day of school extends well beyond the actual attendees.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
High tech, low price: Most tech-savvy cars under $30,000
Cars can be equipped with some truly amazing gadgetry these days, but everyone has a budget.
Siemens' Intosite Augments Tecnomatix PLM Platform
Manufacturers are increasingly turning to PLM software to manage product lifecycles from inception through design and all the way to the manufacturing process.
Hyundai Elantra Takes a Ride in Bavaria
Arriving in Frankfurt, Germany a few days before May 1st this year and my goal was to make my way to the Bavarian countryside.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Ford Gets Payoff From Products, Marketing For Millennials
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