REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-13, 23:52

GM, Ford prep for possible downturn

Tit-for-tat tariffs between the U.S. and China have increased raw material costs for the auto industry, which is facing weak consumer demand in both countries, fueling fears of a global recession. GM ...

GM, Ford prep for possible downturn

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GM, Ford Planning For Possible Economic Downturn: Report The top two U.S. automakers, General Motors and Ford, are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing fuels fears......
2019-08-14, 06:13

Ford-class combat system completes test as Ford availability further delayed The USS Gerald R. Ford completed the final developmental test of its integrated combat system off the coast of California -- a major accomplishment after years of delays and cost overruns with the first of class vessel....
2019-06-04, 20:00

Fed Considers New Tool for a Downturn Federal Reserve officials are weighing whether to use a tool known as the countercyclical capital buffer, which could reduce the risk of a credit crunch in a downturn....
2019-08-12, 22:00

Ford reveals horsepower, torque for Mustang Shelby GT500, the 'most powerful street-legal Ford ever' Ford announced that the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 has 760 horsepower and 625 lb.-ft of torque, which it says makes this the most powerful street-legal Ford....
2019-06-19, 12:39

Ford Could Be Cooking up a Racy Le Mans-Inspired Version of the Ford GT Over four years since the Ford GT was first revealed, Ford is coming up with something new for it. The details are scarce, but you can see from the teaser photo above that it appears to have a giant, Le Mans-style rear wing, big enough to eat a turkey off of....
2019-06-21, 17:13

Confused investors keep buying FORD, thinking it's Ford Just about every time Ford Motor makes big news, some investors mistakenly buy shares of Forward Industries, a tiny maker of carrying cases for medical monitoring systems and other electronic devices....
2019-08-13, 02:00

Bill Ford, Sergio Marchionne discussed Ford-FCA tie-up The heads of Ford and Fiat-Chrysler once broached the subject of a merger but the talks did not go anywhere, Ford's Executive Chairman Bill Ford said....
2019-06-11, 12:52

Downturn looms as UAW talks start up Despite an economy that's gotten healthier since the previous few rounds of contract talks, the scene is set for this year's negotiations to be more daunting as both sides stubbornly dig in their heels....
2019-07-14, 09:39

Samsung Q2 profit falls 56% from chip downturn Samsung is expecting operating profits of 6.5 trillion won for the second quarter, a drop of 56% from 14.87 trillion won a year ago caused by the downturn in its memory semiconductor business....
2019-07-05, 09:26

Oil falls on fears of a global economic downturn Oil prices fell on Monday amid worries about a global economic slowdown and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, which has reduced demand for commodities such as oil....
2019-08-12, 15:52

Oil rises despite fears of a global economic downturn Oil prices rose on Monday despite worries about a global economic slowdown and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, which has reduced demand for commodities such as crude....
2019-08-12, 19:52

Oil rises 0.8% despite fears of a global economic downturn Oil prices rose on Monday despite worries about a global economic slowdown and the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, which has reduced demand for commodities such as crude....
2019-08-12, 21:13

Fed's Rosengren says cutting rates could worsen next downturn: Bloomberg Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren on Monday signaled no willingness to support further interest rate cuts, saying that U.S. economic conditions are still good and that easing policy could encourage a worrying debt build-up....
2019-08-19, 21:26

UK posts steepest downturn in manufacturing data in almost three years The Brexit stockpiling boom of early 2019 gave way in May to the steepest downturn in British manufacturing in almost three years as new orders dried up....
2019-06-03, 15:26

Two indicators in the aviation industry may be pointing to a looming global downturn Two indicators in the aviation industry may be pointing to a global downturn: declining demand for air cargo and a peak in aircraft orders last year, according to Peter Harbison, the executive chairman of CAPA, the Centre for Aviation....
2019-06-18, 01:39

Trump, banking on strong economy to win reelection, frets over a possible downturn Administration officials are not actively planning for a recession because they do not believe one will occur, and they worry that making such plans would validate a negative narrative about the economy and precipitate a crash, according to people involved in internal discussions....
2019-08-16, 16:52

What’s Driving the Housing Downturn? Interest Rates or Investor Psychology Housing data in 2018 looked ... unhealthy. The "villain" seems obvious -- namely, central bank rate hikes. But now see the charts and evidence that show a different (and far more credible) explanation....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Economic downturn to hit Hong Kong like a 'tsunami', city's leader warns Hong Kong's protests could hit the economy like a tsunami, the city's leader said on Friday, pledging daring economic reforms in response, even as activists geared up for marches through the sweltering weekend....
2019-08-09, 17:00

Oil stable as market eyes ongoing supply cuts amid downturn Oil prices stabilized on Tuesday on expectations that producer group OPEC and its allies will keep withholding supply to prevent prices from tumbling amid a broad economic slowdown which has started eating away at fuel demand growth....
2019-06-11, 04:13

Tyson Foods, Gold Miners and Gun Makers Defy Market Downturn What do chicken breasts, gold, plywood and guns have in common? Companies that produce them gained on Monday, even as the broader stock market had its worst day of the year....
2019-08-06, 13:26

Recession ahead? Dow, stocks tank on fears that bond market signals a downturn The Dow and stocks fell into a tailspin Wednesday as traders took signs from the bond market that a recession could be coming.       ...
2019-08-15, 06:52

Carrie Lam says Hong Kong economy faces 'risk of downturn' amid protests While Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam painted a bleak picture of the city's economy, she expressed hope that dialogue with protesters could provide "a way out."...
2019-08-20, 10:39

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost $5 billion this year on Kraft Heinz's downturn Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost more than $5 billion this year on its Kraft Heinz stake as the packaged food company's stock continues to fall....
2019-08-09, 04:13

Democratic candidate Warren sees U.S. economic downturn; urges quick steps Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren on Monday warned of "serious" signs that the U.S. economy could skid into a downturn either this year or next, as she proposed a series of steps to minimize the risk....
2019-07-22, 14:39

Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost almost $5 billion this year on Kraft Heinz's downturn Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has lost almost $5 billion this year on its Kraft Heinz stake as the packaged food company's stock continues to fall....
2019-08-09, 16:00

Camp prep can make summers better for kids (Reuters Health) - Kids may have a much better - and safer - time at summer camp when parents plan ahead to make sure programs are a good fit for their child and capable of handling any health issues that may arise, U.S. pediatricians say....
2019-06-22, 00:00

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2019-07-21, 22:39

Prep for a career in data science with this $31 bundle It's no secret that today's businesses rely on data to guide their decisions. Unfortunately, much of that data remains unstructured, scattered like hidden gems squirreled away in unremarkable servers and data dumps. For the keys to unlocking all those juicy secrets, the training in The Complete Data...
2019-07-03, 05:52

PrEP Made HIV Prevention Easier—and It’s Getting Even Simpler The drug Truvada, or PrEP, has helped drastically reduce new HIV infections, but taking a daily pill can be onerous. Now there might be other options....
2019-07-31, 19:39

Prep to become an in-demand Salesforce whiz with this $29 bundle Salesforce Lightning is how businesses set up and build those highly customizable tools for interacting with customers. Now, you can be a whiz at creating in their environment with The Complete Salesforce Lightning Certification Training Bundle....
2019-06-09, 15:52

Motherhood is good prep for politics | Brief letters Motherhood | Awkward teacher encounters | Sheep | NHSI was bowled over by Nell Frizzell’s honesty and common sense (I learned I could be a mum and do a job, G2, 22 July). Of course, many mums can’t take her stance (try being a cleaner or tube train driver), but we need to accept that lots of jobs ca...
2019-07-24, 20:01

Taron Egerton's 'Rocketman' prep involved a lot of questions Taron Egerton, the 29-year-old British actor who gained notoriety in films like "The Smoke" and the "Kingsman" franchise, has taken on the role of a lifetime playing music icon Elton John in the biopic, "Rocketman."...
2019-05-31, 15:52

LaMelo Ball, 17, signs with Australian team to prep for NBA SYDNEY (AP) — American teenager LaMelo Ball has signed with the Illawarra Hawks for the upcoming National Basketball League season, the second top U.S. prospect to join the Australian league under its Next Stars Program. The 17-year-old guard is rated as one of the best U.S. high school basketball p...
2019-06-18, 05:26

Tucson Sugar Skulls prep for playoffs in 1st-ever season TUCSON – The Tucson Sugar Skulls professional indoor football team made it to the playoffs in their first-ever season.  The Sugar Skulls will open the post season at 1 p.m. Sunday in Sioux Falls. The game will be live streamed on the IFL YouTube channel. Here’s more from the Sugar Skull...
2019-06-19, 11:01

Thunder expected to add prep standout Darius Bazley OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City selected Brandon Clarke with the 21st overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday night but the Thunder were expected to send him to the Memphis Grizzlies as part of a three-team deal. Utah picked at No. 23 and chose forward Darius Bazley, who is expected to join the Th...
2019-06-21, 05:00

Acclaimed prep basketball coach Gene Pingatore dies at 83 WESTCHESTER, Ill. (AP) — The winningest boys basketball coach in Illinois history who gained national attention when he appeared in the 1994 documentary “Hoop Dreams” has died. Gene Pingatore was 83. Ronald Hoover, principal at St. Joseph High School in Westchester, says Pingatore died W...
2019-06-27, 22:39

Wall fight looms again as lawmakers prep for budget talks The House, Senate, and White House are poised to begin talks next week on a budget deal and raising the debt ceiling, but an accord on 2020 spending could be hobbled once again by a fight over border wall funding....
2019-05-21, 17:13

Prep school grad linked to sex assault released from jail CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire prep school graduate convicted of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old classmate is set to be released from jail. Twenty-three-year-old Owen Labrie reported to Merrimack County’s jail just after Christmas, after a judge refused to shorten his sentence. He had ...
2019-06-24, 07:39

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 7 overall in non-PPR leagues Picking seventh overall puts you right on target for a very good running back or an elite receiver. Making that call, and preparing for your next 2-3 picks, is something you must decide before Draft Day....
2019-08-02, 23:26

Phil Mickelson’s US Open prep: Hole-in-one in Jim Nantz’s backyard Phil Mickelson is looking good as he fine-tunes his short-term game in preparation for the US Open, nailing a hole-in-one in Jim Nantz’s backyard and sharing the feat on social media. Mickelson admires his beautiful shot as it lands softly on the replica of the par-3 No. 7 hole at Pebble Beach. “Her...
2019-06-07, 03:13

De Blasio says son Dante helped him prep for battle with Sean Hannity CLEAR LAKE, Iowa – New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio tried charming the audience at the Iowa Wing Ding by playing up the role of “proud papa” and telling the crowd his son, Dante, helped him prepare for battle with Fox host Sean Hannity. “I want to introduce you to a recent college graduate,....
2019-08-10, 05:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 3 overall in non-PPR leagues No complaining if you're picking third overall! You're guaranteed three top-31 players, and one of them will be a stud running back as the cornerstone of your title-hoisting squad....
2019-08-02, 23:26

Community Shield Win Is Perfect Prep For Liverpool Rivalry: Guardiola Manchester City fired the first shot in their battle for supremacy with rivals Liverpool as they snatched the Community Shield with a 5-4 penalty shoot-out win....
2019-08-05, 13:52

Republicans Prep for Mueller Showdown and Counsel a Light Touch House Republicans have savaged Robert S. Mueller III’s investigation, but when it comes to his testimony, many are advocating a gentler approach to close the door on his inquiry....
2019-07-20, 13:39

Elizabeth Warren predicts U.S. downturn, says economy's 'warning lights are flashing' The dire message by Warren contrasts with President Trump, who regularly celebrates robust monthly job reports and new heights for the stock market.       ...
2019-07-22, 17:39

The Latest: Divers prep sunken Danube tour boat for hoisting BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The Latest on the sunken tour boat in Hungary’s capital (all times local): 2:30 p.m. South Korean officials say divers in Budapest have begun preparing a sunken tour boat in the hope that a huge floating crane can lift it out of the Danube River. Song Shun-keun, milita...
2019-06-05, 15:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Tight End Tiers 2.0 and strategies You can get wide receiver production from the tight end position, but it's going to cost you. Is it worth it? Dave Richard breaks down the state of the position heading into training camp....
2019-07-24, 00:13

Findlay Prep produced 17 NBA players. Then overnight, the controversial program shut down. The Nevada high school for elite basketball prospects was both admired and reviled over a wildly successful run. Now the players left behind are picking up the pieces....
2019-06-27, 21:26

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Tight End Tiers 3.0 and strategies You can get wide receiver production from the tight end position, but it's going to cost you. Is it worth it? Dave Richard breaks down the state of the position heading into training camp....
2019-08-02, 02:39

Divers to test Danube in prep for cruise ship search operations Hungarian and South Korean authorities decided to send divers into the Danube River early Monday to see if they can start searching for the missing victims in last week's deadly boat sinking, officials said....
2019-06-03, 16:26

Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Why I was wrong to doubt Damien Williams Jamey Eisenberg originally had Damien Williams as a bust candidate earlier this offseason. He's come around on Williams as someone to target on Draft Day....
2019-07-11, 17:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: The state of the quarterback position You can wait longer than ever to get a productive quarterback. Our Fantasy team tackles some of the biggest questions surrounding the position heading into 2019....
2019-08-01, 19:00

Tour de France champion Thomas crashes in main prep race BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas has crashed in a cycling race, days after teammate Chris Froome was involved in a season-ending accident in France. Team INEOS says Thomas had to drop out of the fourth stage of the nine-day Tour de Suisse race in Switzerland. The team...
2019-06-18, 18:52

Dems will hold mock Mueller hearing to prep for testimony: report Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee plan to hold a mock hearing on Tuesday — behind closed doors — to prep for Robert Mueller’s upcoming congressional testimony, a report says. Multiple sources, speaking on the condition of anonymity, told the Associated Press about the prac...
2019-07-23, 11:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Quarterback Tiers 5.0 and strategies We've seen some movement at the top of the quarterback tiers, with an elite option sliding down. See where everyone falls entering a big draft weekend....
2019-08-17, 00:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason Week 2 takeaways Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard watches and analyzes everything from this and every week of preseason football to help you make good decisions and unearth steals on Draft Day....
2019-08-17, 00:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Bye-Week Quarterback Cheat Sheet Drafting two quarterbacks isn't a necessity (unless you can start two, of course). But those who value preparedness over all else, and for those targeting a Best Ball championship, this handy chart will help you not mess up your quarterback picks....
2019-08-02, 19:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Rookies show off in Preseason Week 2 Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard breaks down everything from Week 2, including some reasons for optimism in Indy even if Andrew Luck misses time....
2019-08-19, 18:39

Tiger Woods arrives at Pebble Beach for Sunday prep work before U.S. Open On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, Tiger Woods arrived at Pebble Beach Golf Links for a relaxed practice round before the 119th of the U.S. Open.       ...
2019-06-10, 03:01

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Why aren't there more elite tight ends? Jamey Eisenberg caught up with Travis Kelce, George Kittle and several more tight ends and coaches to find out if 2019 is a good year for Fantasy tight ends....
2019-08-09, 02:26

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Eleven career-year breakouts What good is a breakout player unless he puts up career-best numbers? Dave Richard found 11 players he wants on his Fantasy team in Round 4 of your draft or later....
2019-08-16, 13:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't let preseason hype steer you wrong August is full of information, both good and bad, and preseason hype season can be difficult to navigate. Ben Gretch helps you figure out what to listen to and what to ignore by looking at things on a longer timeline....
2019-08-16, 18:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Strength of schedule projections for all 32 teams Who's got an easy schedule in 2019? Whose September might make you rethink putting your trust in them? Dave Richard crunches the numbers to rank every team's 2019 schedule....
2019-07-09, 00:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Handicapping the league's most intriguing receiver groups Who should you draft first in Minnesota? What about with the Rams? Dave Richard evaluates all the non-obvious receiving corps to make a call on who should be drafted first from each one....
2019-08-08, 03:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Undercover mock unearths value at wide receiver Tired of analyst mocks that look nothing like your real-life Fantasy drafts? Dave Richard goes undercover to join unsuspecting drafters to help you get a better idea of what to expect when you're officially on the clock....
2019-08-06, 00:52

Natasha Lyonne Distracted Herself From the Emmy Noms With Some Curious Prep for Season 2 of Russian Doll Russian Doll is officially an Emmy-nominated series, and that's an understatement. The acclaimed (and awesome) Netflix series, created by and starring Natasha Lyonne, scored a total......
2019-07-18, 05:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Checking on Chiefs, Tyreek Hill with our first ADP review In our first Average Draft Position review, Jamey Eisenberg goes in depth on players with good and bad values, including where Tyreek Hill should be drafted now that he won't be suspended....
2019-07-20, 03:26

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Zero RB is alive and well thanks to Tevin Coleman, Latavius Murray and more Heath Cummings says you should have no fear starting your team with elite wide receivers and a tight end or quarterback. There are more than enough late-round running backs to go around....
2019-07-31, 19:13

Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Comparing QB and skill position ADP to find the next Patrick Mahomes Ben Gretch plots quarterback Average Draft Positions against the skill position players on their teams to find situations to target in Fantasy drafts....
2019-07-16, 19:26

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Undercover Mock takes the plunge on Todd Gurley What should a team that takes Todd Gurley in early Round 2 look like? Dave Richard bucks his own analysis and gives a glimpse at how he'd put together a team with the Rams' stud running back in our latest Undercover Mock....
2019-08-20, 19:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Embrace risk with the ultimate boom-or-bust team Players like Ezekiel Elliott, Antonio Brown, and Melvin Gordon provide drafters with interesting decisions. Chris Towers has a practical approach to taking on risk in the early rounds....
2019-08-20, 19:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: How will miserable preseason impact Kyler Murray, Cardinals' ADP? Is it time to panic about the Cardinals' offense after another tough preseason performance? Jamey Eisenberg updates their values in his latest ADP review....
2019-08-16, 18:52

Nicholas Sparks reportedly tried to ban an LGBTQ club at the private prep school he founded, emails show MediaPunch/Diego Corredor via Associated Press The novelist Nicholas Sparks tried to shut down an LGBTQ club from being formed at the private prep school he co-founded, emails published by The Daily Beast on Thursday show. The former headmaster sued Sparks and the school's Board of Trustees in 2014...
2019-06-14, 06:00

Tiger Woods jokes Brooks Koepka hasn't been so helpful for British Open prep Tiger Woods joked he was snubbed by Brooks Koepka when he asked the world No. 1 for player to play a practice round at British Open.        ...
2019-07-16, 15:39

Fantasy Football Draft Prep: TRAP backs to avoid, plus 11 late-round upside targets Ben Gretch applies his new metric TRAP and his look at the Running Back Dead Zone to identify eight backs to avoid in high-leverage rounds and 11 later-round upside targets....
2019-07-31, 19:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Jets Le'Veon Bell, Robby Anderson set to take off with Adam Gase? Adam Gase gets another chance to mold a young quarterback now that he's with Sam Darnold, but it's how he'll use Le'Veon Bell and Robby Anderson that will most interest Fantasy players....
2019-07-19, 18:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason Week 2 recap begins with a surprise Colts standout Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard breaks down everything from Week 2, including some reasons for optimism in Indy even if Andrew Luck misses time....
2019-08-18, 06:39

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Le'Veon Bell vs. Saquon Barkley — who is New York City's best back? The last time we saw Le'Veon Bell, he was in the discussion for the NFL's best running back. But that was before Saquon Barkley. Jamey Eisenberg looks at New York's two running back titans...
2019-07-31, 19:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Chiefs shouldn't Hyde it -- Damien Williams is their best bet at running back After Andy Reid suggested he gave Damien Williams the starter's treatment, Dave Richard believes he's the Chiefs' best Fantasy bet. But he's not their only Fantasy-worthy running back....
2019-08-18, 20:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Air yards provide clues to the Browns and Bucs passing games The Browns and Bucs have seen some turnover in their passing games this offseason. Ben Gretch shows how air yards can help us sort out the roles for 2019....
2019-08-06, 00:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: ADP review sees Drew Brees climbing too high, Cam Newton falling too far With more drafts happening every day, there's plenty of movement happening in Average Draft Position. Jamey Eisenberg looks at the latest risers and fallers this week....
2019-08-02, 23:26

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason Week 2 recap features Jacoby Brissett, Sam Darnold shining Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard breaks down everything from Week 2, including some reasons for optimism in Indy even if Andrew Luck misses time....
2019-08-19, 01:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Preseason Week 1 highlights include David Montgomery, Chiefs' backfield Who's standing out this preseason? Who's not? Dave Richard watches and analyzes everything from this and every week of preseason football to help you make good decisions and unearth steals on Draft Day....
2019-08-12, 05:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Taking Patrick Mahomes early a mistake? Undercover mock investigates Is it a good idea to draft Patrick Mahomes early on Draft Day? Notoriously value-minded quarterback drafter Dave Richard goes incognito to lock in Mahomes in Round 2, then weighs the results....
2019-08-14, 03:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Melvin Gordon's holdout starts, Julio Jones' practice debut delayed As Melvin Gordon starts making Fantasy drafters sweat, Julio Jones' foot gives reason for concern on the first day of training camp for more than half the league....
2019-07-25, 03:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Will Melvin Gordon, Ezekiel Elliott holdouts turn them into this year's Le'Veon Bell? After Le'Veon Bell held out the 2018 season, Melvin Gordon and Ezekiel Elliott have to be taken seriously. But there may still be value in targeting them, writes Chris Towers....
2019-08-06, 00:52

Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Is the third-year receiver theory still relevant? JuJu Smith-Schuster and Kenny Golladay lead the class Jamey Eisenberg looks at third-year receivers for 2019, including stars like JuJu Smith-Schuster and Kenny Golladay, as well as potential breakouts in Chris Godwin, Cooper Kupp and Mike Williams...
2019-06-28, 07:00

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list goes with big names at running back Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
2019-08-20, 05:26

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list goes with big names at running back, quarterback Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on Draft Day....
2019-08-16, 18:52

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Running back tells revealed by Pro Football Focus grades Pro Football Focus has experts grading every play of every game, and the results from last season can be surprising and illuminating for Fantasy players....
2019-07-31, 19:13

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Kyler Murray, Philip Rivers headline draft-to-stream quarterbacks Finding a quarterback on Draft Day is easy. Getting an undervalued quarterback to begin the season as a streaming, no-commitment starter takes a little more work. Luckily, we did it for you....
2019-08-01, 19:00

Ford GT Ford says it will build an additional 350 GTs over two additional model years, bringing the total number of supercars produced to 1,350 over a six-year run....
2019-07-17, 02:26

Ford Mustang The upcoming Mustang Shelby GT500, the company's most powerful street-legal vehicle ever built, will boast 760 hp and 625 pound-feet of torque when it hits showrooms this fall....
2019-07-20, 16:13

Ford Fusion Ford will discontinue the Fusion Sport trim for the 2020 model year as it focuses on offering more popular versions in the sedan?s final years. But other variants of the sedan will remain in production until at least 2021....
2019-07-17, 06:00

Ford Explorer The 2020 Explorer is redesigned on a new rear-wheel-drive, unibody platform that gives it sportier styling and what Ford engineers describe as better handling....
2019-07-17, 06:00

Ford Focus Focus retains its position as the best-in-class to drive – spec dependent – while adding extra space, functionality and connectivity The market introduction of the fourth-generation Ford Focus has been a slightly piecemeal and incremental process, but it’s nonetheless now nearing the point where th...
2019-07-16, 20:26

Ford Escape The fourth generation of Ford?s Escape crossover, arriving in fall 2019, sports a comprehensive redesign that returns the gasoline-electric hybrid powertrain to the lineup, reduces weight by as much as 200 pounds over the outgoing model and adds a long menu of safety features....
2019-07-17, 23:26

GM And Ford Are Hunkering Down For A Recession Everyone’s batten down the hatches for rougher times ahead. That’s the theme for The Morning Shift for Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Cheery, I know....
2019-08-14, 16:00

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe Ford Motor Co. will cut some 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of a restructuring plan to sell six of its plants there, the automaker announced Thursday....
2019-06-28, 07:13

The VW-Ford Partnership Is Going Autonomous Ford and Volkswagen are ready to become partners in autonomy, GM is funneling more money into trucks, and, yes, there’s a hell of a lot more Renault-Nissan drama to catch up on. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, June 12, 2019....
2019-06-12, 17:13

VW closing in on Ford deal for EVs, AVs Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said. He urged managers to step up the pace on making VW more nimble to help face growing industry headwinds....
2019-06-13, 15:26

Ford: Job cuts had to be slow Executives are adamant that being deliberative about cutting 10 percent of its global white-collar work force was necessary to yield meaningful benefits....
2019-05-27, 07:39

Ford to cut 7,000 jobs including more than 500 in UK US carmaker announces plans to reduce global workforce by 10% by the end of AugustFord is to cut at least 7,000 jobs, including about 550 in the UK, as it presses ahead with plans to reduce costs in Europe and the US.The US carmaker said it planned to cut 10% of its global workforce by the end of Au...
2019-05-21, 22:00

Ford Super Duty The addition of the Tremor off-road package to Ford's formidable Super Duty lineup is meant to capture cash that customers would otherwise spend on aftermarket add-ons....
2019-07-20, 16:13

Ford Focus is the UK's most frequently stolen car News 24 May, 2019 More Ford Focuses were stolen in 2018 than any other model of car, while Staffordshire had the street with the highest number of thefts...
2019-05-24, 16:39

New Ford Focus ST estate revealed Ford’s Skoda Octavia vRS estate rival is priced from £30,595 and on sale in the summer Ford has released the first images of the new Focus ST in load-lugging estate form ahead of orders opening in the summer. Like the hatchback, the ST estate will be available in both diesel and petrol forms, with ...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Ford C-segment off-road crossover Ford executives have vowed to introduce "authentic off-roaders" to better compete with brands such as Jeep, and this vehicle, slotting between the EcoSport and Escape, will be one of them....
2019-07-17, 23:26

Ford to cut 10 per cent of its global workforce News 20 May, 2019 Ford has confirmed it will cut 7,000 employees worldwide by the end of August to make an annual saving of £470 million...
2019-05-21, 18:52

‘The new Ford Puma is here, but surely there were better names available’ Opinion 26 Jun, 2019 Editor-in-chief Steve Fowler bemoans Ford's lack of imagination in dusting off the Puma name for its new small SUV...
2019-06-28, 11:26

Ford Focus ST 2019 review Ford’s hot hatch formula for the class-leading Fiesta ST has been applied to the 276bhp Mustang-engined Focus ST. Does it work? Normally, we would not begin a review of the latest, possibly greatest hot hatchback with a reference to Ferrari, but bear with.When Ferrari launches a new car, journalis...
2019-07-01, 13:26

First ride: 2019 Ford Focus ST With the imminent arrival of an all-new Focus ST, we hitch a ride to see if it can bottle the brilliance of its little brother "The spirit of everything we learned from the Fiesta ST is definitely in there," says Leo Roeks, peering up at the differential housing of the latest, third-generation Focu...
2019-05-22, 20:39

Ford to lay off around 200 workers at Canadian plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the company said on Friday....
2019-07-20, 03:39

Ford Focus ST 2019 UK review All-new Ford Focus ST touches down in the UK, blending impressive dynamism and performance with everyday usability So here we are, then. After our first passenger rides and test drives on the Continent, the ST version of the fourth-generation Ford Focus has finally landed in the UK, ready to battl...
2019-08-15, 05:00

Why the new Ford Explorer has more in common with BMW and Mercedes Rear-wheel drive, responsive steering and firm breaks in the new 2020 Ford Explorer makes for smooth riding, on- or off-road.       ...
2019-06-20, 01:00

Nearly-new buying guide: Ford Kuga It’s a compact SUV for keen drivers at down-to-earth money, and it comes in many different forms There was a Ford Cougar once; a family-size coupé based on the Mondeo Mk2. It was a handy thing that, in range-topping 2.5 V6 guise, could do 0-62mph in 8.2sec.  Although it’s spelt differently, the Kug...
2019-06-13, 05:39

The Ford GT MkII Goes Out With a $1.2 Million Bang Each night as I wander the city streets alone, consumed with thoughts of my own mortality and the wasted time I’ll never get back, I attempt to distract myself by pondering this instead: was the new Ford GT a success? On one hand, it feels mostly famous for the drama around its sales and re-sales. O...
2019-07-05, 17:52

Ford, Volkswagen to expand collaboration Ford and Volkswagen are expanding their partnership. Volkswagen says it’ll invest 2.6 billion into an autonomous vehicle company in Pittsburgh that is mainly owned by Ford. The company is called Argo AI and it’s aimed at putting autonomous cars on the road both in the U.S. and Europe. Fo...
2019-07-13, 01:39

Ford confirms it will build a car using VW's EV architecture What was once rumored is now official: Ford is going to use VW's electric car platform, called MEB, for some of its own battery-powered vehicles. The announcement builds on the "global alliance" that the pair announced back in January. Ford says it w......
2019-07-12, 22:26

Ford to slash 12,000 jobs in Europe The US car manufacturer said the move would pave the way for it to become profitable again as it focuses more on electric vehicles. It also confirmed that it would sell plants in five countries across Europe....
2019-06-27, 19:13

Ford to end Fusion output in 2020 The automaker is discontinuing the unpopular Fusion Sport for the 2020 model year and will simplify the midsize sedan's lineup by offering more popular SE, SEL, and Titanium models in the final year of output....
2019-06-05, 22:52

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by end 2020 Ford said it will cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by the end of next year to try to return the business to profit, part of a wave of cost reductions in an auto industry facing stagnant demand and huge investments to build low emission cars....
2019-06-27, 19:26

VW CEO says Ford will pay 'set by set' to use MEB Eelectric vehicle platform Ford CEO Hackett says Ford, Volkswagen will share data generated by self-driving software company Argo AI Volkswagen CEO Diess says revenues from electric cars produced in cooperation with Ford to reach up to $10 bln within next 6 years Argo AI CEO Salesky says hopes to begin testing autonomous vehi...
2019-07-12, 16:13

Nearly-new buying guide: Ford Mondeo The Mondeo now lives in the SUV's shadow, so it’s a great time to buy Before PCPs allowed car buyers to realise their wildest dreams, motors such as the practical, spacious and good-to-drive Mondeo were what families bought and fleet bosses leased.  The big Ford is still practical, spacious and goo...
2019-08-01, 06:39

Opinion: Ford's new Puma is a fresh take on the SUV The 'very European' new compact SUV could be the future of the family car The sense of excitement senior Ford people have for the Puma is clear. Ford has taken an admirably fresh look at the booming compact SUV market and decided that another scaled-down, old-school SUV is not the way of the future...
2019-06-27, 19:26

VW Ups Its Investment in Ford's Self-Driving Car Unit Volkswagen has agreed to invest around $2.6 billion in Ford’s autonomous-vehicle partner, Argo AI, in a deal that expands an alliance struck earlier this year and values the startup at $7 billion....
2019-07-12, 19:52

Ford Says To Slash 12,000 Jobs In All Across Europe Ford plans to slash a total of 12,000 jobs across Europe as part of a previously-announced restructuring, as it closes or sells six plants in Britain, France, Russia and Slovakia in 2019 and 2020....
2019-06-27, 20:13

China clamps down on Ford, other U.S. companies Though China didn’t spell out any links between the $23.8 million antitrust fine on Ford and the U.S. tensions, "it’s hard to see it as not related," said Andrew Polk, co-founder of research firm Trivium China in Beijing....
2019-06-05, 14:00

Ford's Letting Us Down on Electric Cars The Ford Motor Company bravely and ambitiously announced today that it would be launching an all-electric model... based on existing MEB platform architecture cribbed from Volkswagen. The VW I.D. 3, sharing that platform, is planned for launch next summer. Ford is going all-in on this electric thing...
2019-07-13, 05:01

The Ford Edge now comes with a free Co-Pilot Speed and tech are both coming to the Middle East models for Ford Edge. If you prefer performance, Ford is bringing the new Edge-ST to the region which features a 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine with 335 horsepower and 515 No of torque. That is sure to get the mid-sized SUV noticed amongs...
2019-06-22, 17:13

UAW calls strike against supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla The UAW said it launched the strike at Faurecia's plant in Saline, Mich., at 12:05 a.m. EDT, but negotiations were continuing into the early hours. The plant, which employs 1,900 UAW members, supplies interior parts to FCA, Ford and Tesla, the UAW said....
2019-06-21, 10:13

Ford, UAW To Kick Off Contentious Contract Talks The union's long-sought goal of organizing foreign automakers has also proven elusive. Just last month, workers at Volkswagen AG's plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, voted narrowly against being......
2019-07-15, 18:13

Ford To Use Volkswagen's MEB Platform To Manufacture 6 Lakh EVs The agreement with Ford has further strengthened Volkswagen's electric strategy and supports the growth of the e-mobility industry on a global level....
2019-07-12, 21:00

Analysis: What went wrong at Ford's Bridgend plant? Bridgend was originally built to supply engines for the Escort Ford is shutting its Welsh engine production facility after 40 years. We look at the reasons why Ford’s closure of its Bridgend engine plant ends a chapter that began at the peak of the brand’s popularity in the UK in the 1970s and re...
2019-06-27, 19:26

The 2019 Ford Focus ST Is Fun But No Hardcore Monster Ford has purged its non-truck catalog of American cars, meaning that the 2019 Focus ST won’t be sold stateside. That’s a tragedy, in concept, because the idea of this car’s pretty great. The execution may not be a hardcore turbomeganutterhatch, but there are still some reasons to take a look at the...
2019-07-03, 22:39

Expanded Ford-VW deal ‘just makes sense' As with their earlier agreement on commercial vans and midsize pickups, the two automakers' widening partnership will have the biggest impact on vehicles and platforms that will be offered outside North America, the companies said....
2019-07-14, 09:39

VW will reportedly share its electric car platform with Ford VW and Ford appear close to formalizing their partnership on EVs and self-driving cars. Reuters sources claim the two have forged an "outline agreement" that will see them ally on more than just commercial vehicles. Most notably, VW would share its......
2019-07-05, 22:26

Ford Mustang creator Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Ex-Ford executive was a driving force behind the minivan, the K-car and the rebirth of Chrysler Lee Iacocca, best known for his work in developing the original Ford Mustang, has died at the age of 94.  Born in Pennsylvania in 1924, Iacocca studied politics and plastics at the prestigious Princeton ...
2019-07-03, 19:26

VW, Ford cooperate on self-driving, electric car technology Volkswagen is investing billions in a company partially owned by Ford that develops technology for self-driving cars. VW chief Herbert Diess didn't rule out deepening the two companies' alliance in the future....
2019-07-13, 04:52

Disqualified Le Mans #85 Ford should've left "a little more margin" The Keating Motorsports team that was stripped of its GTE Am class win in the Le Mans 24 Hours "should've built in a little more margin" admits driver Jeroen Bleekemolen...
2019-06-18, 19:13

Ford to slash 12,000 jobs in Europe by 2020 Ford said it has ceased production at three plants in Russia, is closing plants in France and Wales, and has cut shifts at factories in Valencia, Spain, and Saarlouis, Germany. ...
2019-06-27, 21:00

Chevrolet Camaro versus Ford Mustang: Who Ya Got? It’s a battle as old as time itself: who is the master of American muscle? Which is the fastest, baddest, sexiest machine? Is it the Ford Mustang? Or are you siding with the Chevy Camaro?...
2019-06-27, 18:52

Ford won't use extreme GT version for WEC hypercar - Multimatic Ford will not use its GT as the basis for an entry into the World Endurance Championship's hypercar class, according to Multimatic motorsport boss Larry Holt...
2019-07-04, 23:13

Ford to slash 12,000 jobs in Europe by end of 2020 Ford said it will have cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by the end of next year to try to return the business to profit, part of a wave of cost reductions in an auto industry facing stagnant demand and record-level investments to build low-emission cars. The challenge of investing in electric, hybrid and a...
2019-06-27, 22:39

New Ford Puma makes first UK appearance at Goodwood Sporty compact SUV will go on sale soon with clever packaging and a focus on a dynamic driving experience Ford's revival of the Puma name has made its first UK debut at this weekend's Goodwood Festival of Speed. The model, which sees the small coupe of the late nineties morphing into a sporty compa...
2019-07-04, 20:39

The 2020 Ford Explorer: A Dinosaur Reinvents Itself The Ford Explorer emerged mewling and blinking sometime during the Cretaceous period. The year was 1990. Pterodactyls dominated the skies above great lumbering beasts, their huge wings blotting out the sun. And from its ancestral birthing ponds of the Louisville Assembly Plant the Explorer clung for...
2019-06-22, 04:26

New Ford Focus ST estate loads up at Goodwood Ford's booted ST makes its UK public debut at the Festival of Speed, with orders due to open later this month Ford has used the Goodwood Festival of Speed to showcase the new Focus ST in estate form, alongside the standard hatch and new Puma.  Like the hatchback, the ST estate will be available in ...
2019-07-04, 20:39

VW, Ford deepen ties with deal on EV, AV tech Volkswagen will invest $2.6 billion in cash and assets in Argo AI, and Ford has agreed to use VW's flexible electric vehicle platform for a future battery-powered vehicle in Europe....
2019-07-12, 15:52

Volkswagen Pact Helps Ford in Europe In working with VW, Ford hopes it can develop an electric car for Europe faster and at a lower cost than it could on its own, as tougher emissions rules in the region raise costs for auto makers....
2019-07-13, 12:52

Ford's Apparently About to Debut Its New Small Truck We speculated in January that Ford might be cooking up a truck smaller than the Ranger. Now, a Ford spokesman has confirmed they will show something this week, alongside a separate report that Ford is making a Bronco pickup to battle the Jeep Gladiator....
2019-07-16, 23:39

Ford recalls 1.2M Explorers for suspension issue Ford said it expects the Explorer recall of 1.2 million units to cost about $180 million. It did not give estimated costs for the F-150 recall or two other recalls covering a total of 16,300 vehicles announced Wednesday....
2019-06-12, 21:26

Ford, Lincoln ready new midsize EV crossovers Ford Motor Co. plans to assemble two midsize battery-electric crossovers under the Ford and Lincoln brands at a plant near Detroit for the 2023 model year, according to three sources. The new vehicles shed further light into the company's plans to add 16 BEVs globally through 2022....
2019-08-20, 09:13

The Morning After: Ford's electric F-150 truck pull Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good morning to everyone that isn't subject to an antitrust investigation by the Justice Department. Ford is putting EV torque to entertaining use, and Nintendo is supposedly ready to help out Switch owners with......
2019-07-24, 14:26

Former Ford CEO says industry faces 'reckoning' over EV goals Former Ford CEO Mark Fields, now senior adviser at TPG, a global asset management firm, said automakers must grapple with high development costs and a lack of demand, despite promises from most major companies to electrify their lineups....
2019-06-11, 17:39

Ford sees help from startups as key to managing industry changes Partnerships with mobility startups will be key to transforming the automaker's business, Ford's executive chairman said at a mobility conference in Israel....
2019-06-11, 12:52

Henry Golding pays tribute to Tom Ford "Crazy Rich Asians" star says Tom Ford "holds a very special place in my heart" on the arrivals line of the Fragrance Foundation Awards, where Golding presented the Hall of Fame award to the designer. (June 6)        ...
2019-06-06, 13:39

Ford denies it is in the self-driving slow lane Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving program, but its chairman rejected claims that the U.S. automaker was falling behind its peers....
2019-06-11, 12:26

Weirdly Ford V Ferrari Is Called Le Mans '66 In The UK If you’re a racing fan in the United Kingdom you’ve probably figured this out already. But Ford V Ferrari, the upcoming new Matt Damon/Christian Bale film that recaps the time Ford whooped Ferrari’s ass at Le Mans FOR AMERICA, won’t have that title on your side of the pond. Strange, right?...
2019-06-09, 00:39

New Ford Focus RS Mountune boasts 513bhp News 19 Aug, 2019 British tuner Mountune has launched a pair of performance packages for the Mk3 Ford Focus RS, with the more potent M520 boasting 513bhp...
2019-08-19, 18:39

Ford's Bridgend closure likely first of many CO2-related hits to come Ford’s Bridgend engine plant could be seen as the latest victim of tougher CO2 regulations that will start to take effect across Europe next year. ...
2019-06-06, 18:26

Reagor ordered to pay Ford Credit what it's owed U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings of Texas signed an order saying that due to the passage of time, Ford Credit can file an amended judgment for what is owed in the case. It must do so on or before June 3....
2019-05-30, 07:00

Special edition Ford Mustang 55 announced News 25 Jul, 2019 The special edition Ford Mustang celebrates the 55th anniversary of the ubiquitous muscle car, with sales starting in August...
2019-07-31, 18:26

Harrison Ford Says He’s the Only One Who Gets to Play Indiana Jones: ‘When I’m Gone, He’s Gone’ Indiana Jones will die when Harrison Ford dies, if the actor has his way. Appearing on NBC’s Today on Friday, Ford spoke about playing the legendary archaeologist and insisted nobody else will fill the role going forward. “Don’t you get it? I’m Indiana Jones,” Ford, 76,...
2019-05-24, 17:39

Ford recalling select 2020 vehicles NBC NEWS- Ford Motor Company has issued a safety alert for two of its 2020 SUV’s. The automaker is recalling select 2020 Ford Explorer Vehicles and Lincoln Aviators. The recall involves nearly 14,000 vehicles in the United States that are mostly in dealership inventories. Ford says the vehicl...
2019-08-08, 03:26

Ford opens new research center in Tel Aviv U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it opened a research center in Tel Aviv, becoming one of several global automakers beefing up operations in Israel to take advantage of the country's vibrant technology sector....
2019-06-12, 13:13

Ford to close Bridgend plant - reports Ford refuses to comment as speculation suggests closure could be announced on Thursday Ford is set to close its Bridgend engine plant in Wales, multiple sources are reporting. The news - which will lead to around 1700 job losses - is set to be announced formally tomorrow (Thursday). The plant opene...
2019-06-05, 20:26

Ford says Fusion output will continue at least through 2021 Ford will build the Fusion at least into the 2021 calendar year, a spokesman said. The spokesman previously told Automotive News that production would end in the 2020 calendar year, but on Thursday said that information was incorrect. ...
2019-06-06, 18:26

1,200 Miles in the 2019 Ford Ranger: What I Learned The 2019 Ford Ranger may technically be new, but it’s actually based on a platform that’s been around since 2011. Yet it’s still a rock-solid offering that makes up for its lack of soul with sheer competence in every area that matters to mid-size truck buyers....
2019-06-15, 02:26

UPDATE 1-Ford to lay off around 200 workers at Canadian plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the company said on Friday....
2019-07-20, 00:39

Ford to lay off 185 workers at Canadian plant -union Ford Motor Co will lay off about 185 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the union local said on Friday....
2019-07-20, 00:39

$17,000 hatchback from Vietnam rolls out to take on Ford, Toyota VinFast, which will start delivering cars to customers Monday, wants to be the first Vietnamese company to succeed at challenging foreign rivals such as Toyota, Ford and Honda in one of the world’s fastest-growing economies....
2019-06-14, 15:26

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving cars, VW says Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thursday....
2019-06-13, 17:26

Ford To Lay Off Arora Around 200 Workers At Canadian Plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layoffs in January, the company said on......
2019-07-21, 12:00

Ford cuts 7K white-collar jobs DETROIT — Ford revealed details of its long-awaited restructuring plan Monday as it prepared for a future of electric and autonomous vehicles by parting ways with 7,000 white-collar workers worldwide, about 10% of its global salaried workforce....
2019-05-21, 14:38

One of the Tokyo Drift Ford Mustangs Is for Sale, but It Has a V8 Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is a fine movie, made better by the fact that a Nissan Skyline GT-R straight-six engine gets stuffed into a 1967 Ford Mustang near the end. One of the Mustangs from the movie is for sale, fully restored and clean as can be, but it’s lacking that very thing—the RB26. Ins...
2019-05-31, 23:39

Ford will test new self-driving cars in Detroit Ford is testing a new fleet of self-driving vehicles in its homebase of Detroit. Argo AI, Ford's autonomous vehicle arm, announced it would deploy its third-generation vehicles in Detroit and Corktown. The Ford Fusion Hybrids will be equipped with a......
2019-06-12, 20:26

This Dually Ford Ranger Camper Is the Only Home I Could Ever Need Old Ford Rangers are some of the coolest pickup trucks money can buy. They’re cheap, dead simple, handsome, and compact. But while that last trait might make you think the Ranger isn’t suited for life as a camper, at least one company tried it anyway in the 1980s, and the result is just awesome....
2019-05-31, 23:39

Ford to cut 7,000 jobs by August, including 900 this week Ford Motor said Monday that it is laying off about 7,000 salaried workers, about 10% of that global workforce, as part of a restructuring plan designed to save the No. 2 automaker $600 million annually....
2019-05-21, 16:00

Ford's electric truck prototype can tow 500 tons Ford is serious about electric trucks – and to prove the point, it's released a video showing an all-electric pickup hauling a load weighing over 100 pounds along a makeshift test track, set up in a railway yard.The truck is a new prototype of Ford's classic F-150. In the clip, it h...
2019-07-23, 19:26

Watch an electric Ford F-150 tow over a million pounds Ford is trying to show its rabid pickup truck fans that EVs aren't just for latte-sipping Tesla pilots. In an impressive demonstration of torque, an electric F-150 prototype towed 10 double-decker rail cars stuffed with 42 current-model F-150s, weigh......
2019-07-23, 14:52

Ford extends warranty on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars that were reported to have had problems with their six-speed transmission....
2019-08-14, 19:13

Supercars makes further parity changes to Ford, Nissan and Holden All three Supercars models will undergo a new ballast distribution change ahead of the next round in Queensland, as part of the category's ongoing parity adjustments...
2019-07-08, 10:39

Ford extends warranty on certain Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in certain of its Focus and Fiesta cars due to complaints related to the vehicles' transmission from several customers....
2019-08-14, 18:13

At $6,995, Could This 1989 Ford Bronco II Prove More Desirable Than the Original? Summer is the time for blockbuster sequels and sure enough today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Bronco comes to us as a II. Let’s see if this old school trucklet could be priced for boffo box office....
2019-07-11, 17:52

Ford's Dual-Clutch Transmission Continues To Be A Disaster Ford’s dual-clutch transmission, code-named DPS6 and used in its Fiesta and Focus, has been troubled for years. It’s the subject of a potential $4 billion lawsuit. It had Ford secretly telling dealers to fix it. Worse, Ford reportedly knew it was bad for years and failed to make fixes. Ford said tod...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Lee Iacocca, Visionary Automaker Who Led Both Ford and Chrysler, Is Dead at 94 Mr. Iacocca helped create the Ford Mustang, brought out the minivan saved the failing Chrysler Corporation and came to personify the American auto industry....
2019-07-03, 18:52

Ford will reportedly make two more electric SUVs by 2023 Ford might not lean solely on its Mustang-inspired electric SUV to draw EV fans in the next few years. Automotive News sources claim the automaker is building two "mid-size" electric crossovers at its Flat Rock plant in Michigan, with both to be rel......
2019-08-21, 03:13

Ford's U.S. Sales Slowed in First Half, Following Industry Trend Ford Motor Co. said U.S. sales slid 2.9% in the first half of 2019, the latest car maker this week to report weaker sales as demand for new vehicles cools....
2019-07-04, 03:26

Ford GT MKII Debuts At The Goodwood Festival Of Speed Ford and Multimatic revealed the GT MKII at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. It's a limited-edition, track-only GT that represents the next stage in Ford GT performance. With a 700 horsepower coming......
2019-07-04, 19:00

Ford will sell a $1.2 million supercar that won't be street-legal Ford will sell an even faster, even more powerful version of its Ford GT supercar for $1.2 million. But only 45 will be built, the automaker announced Thursday, and it won't be legal to drive them on public roads....
2019-07-04, 19:13

Ford launches its own esports virtual racing teams Ford plans to launch its own esports virtual racing teams. Under the name Fordzilla, the company will recruit top esports drivers for teams in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK. The company will also invite star players to form a European team......
2019-08-19, 22:39

Ford Fiesta ST Performance Edition 2019 UK review Ford Fiesta ST gets new suspension tune and very orange paint for a UK-only Performance Edition limited run Ford’s fab small hot hatchback has been given no more power in this limited-run Fiesta ST Performance Edition, but there are suspension tweaks and, oh my, is it ever orange.There’ll only be ...
2019-08-19, 15:13

Ford extends transmission warranty on 2014-16 cars Powertrain chief says Focus and Fiesta models with the dual-clutch gearbox "remain safe to drive," but "we regret the inconvenience our customers have experienced."...
2019-08-15, 01:13

Ford extends warranties on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranties on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars in the United States and Canada after reports of problems with their six-speed transmission....
2019-08-15, 00:26

Volkswagen to inject $2.6 bln into Ford unit Argo AI - source Carmaker Volkswagen will inject $2.6 billion into Ford's self-driving unit Argo AI at an overall valuation of $7 billion in the deal, a source close to the matter said on Friday....
2019-07-12, 12:39

Francis Ford Coppola: 'Apocalypse Now is not an anti-war film' Forty years since its first release, the director has been reworking his masterpiece for a definitive edition. How does he view his film – and the madness of its making – after all these years? Founded in 1887 by a Finnish sea captain named Gustave Niebaum, Inglenook is a sprawling 1,680-acre winery...
2019-08-09, 17:52

Ford, Volkswagen to share details on EV, AV alliance Friday Details of an agreement are expected to be outlined Friday after months of discussion between the two automakers on how to share the burdens of investing in electric and autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-11, 21:39

Argo?s tie-up with Ford, VW leaves room for Asian automaker Argo's $7.25 billion valuation and automotive partners with strength in North American and Europe leave open the possibility for a third player, says CEO Bryan Salesky. ...
2019-07-13, 00:13

Ford partners with VW on electric vehicles, self-driving cars Ford and Volkswagen AG will expand their alliance to include electric vehicles and collaborate with Argo AI to develop self-driving vehicles, the companies announced Friday....
2019-07-13, 03:13

Ford F-150 EV pickup prototype tows more than 1 million pounds As fully electric cars become the norm, battery-powered pickup trucks have yet to be seen on a wide scale. Tesla, Rivian and Ford race to be first.       ...
2019-07-24, 03:52

Watch Ford’s electric F-150 tow a million+ pounds like nobody’s business Ford promised us an electric version of its F-150 truck was on the way back in 2017, but it’s been mostly silent on the matter since. Though the vehicles is still years from launch, today the company came out in a big way, showing a prototype electric F-150 towing a train weighing over a million pou...
2019-07-23, 21:39

Ford targets Tesla with its new electric-truck claim Ford is going on the offensive to defend its highly profitable pickup franchise from emerging all-electric truck competitors such as Tesla. The company on Tuesday released an EV pickup prototype capable oftowing more than 1 million pounds....
2019-07-23, 20:26

How Henry Ford paved the way for the modern day road trip In 1918, four men on a road trip across Pennsylvania encountered trouble. A bouncing rock punctured their car’s radiator, breaking the cooling fan. Mechanics at a nearby garage examined the vehicle and declared it “unrepairable.” But then one of the passengers took a closer look. Asking to borrow th...
2019-07-13, 21:39

Ford's best-selling pickup truck F-150 is going electric Ford's most popular pickup truck is going electric. The American automaker announced future plans for the F-150 to become an all-electric vehicle.       ...
2019-07-23, 09:13

Everything I Learned Driving a Ford Shelby GT350R for 20 Minutes I remember a time when the only type of attention I paid to Ford Mustangs was when they peeled out and crashed from cars and coffee. But then I drove one, which was very good. Then I drove another, which was better. After that, I drove yet another, which was excellent. And then I got to drive the mo...
2019-07-23, 00:00

Ford's Making a New Crossover to Take on the Subaru Outback: Report Ford promised a lot of new vehicles after it said last year it was axing virtually its entire car lineup in the United States. One of those new vehicles, according to Autocar, is a crossover intended to compete directly with Subaru’s Outback, or something like the Focus Active, which the company had...
2019-07-17, 13:01

Ford Results Disappoint, but It Stands by Profit Outlook Ford posted flat second-quarter operating income and a disappointing earnings outlook, but stood by a forecast for improved profitability this year as it begins to reverse steep losses overseas....
2019-07-25, 02:39

Ford, Volkswagen To Collaborate For Building EVs And Autonomous Tech Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen AG today announced that they are expanding their global alliance to include electric vehicles - and will collaborate with Argo AI to introduce autonomous vehicle......
2019-07-12, 21:00

Ford replaces entry-level Fiesta Zetec in UK New Trend trim adds 16in alloy wheels and extra interior kit as standard New Trend trim supersedes Zetec as cheapest Fiesta, with prices rising £530 Ford has revamped its Fiesta line-up in the UK with the addition of a new Trend trim, which features more equipment as standard than the Zetec it re...
2019-07-31, 23:13

A Ford-VW alliance with Argo could redraw self-driving sector An expanded alliance between Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG that includes a partnership in Ford self-driving unit Argo AI could redraw the balance of power in autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-12, 00:26

Would You Spend $40,000 On This Mint 6,000 Mile 1984 Ford F-150 Or On A Brand New F-150? Found for sale in Michigan is 1984 Ford F-150 with apparently under 6,000 miles on its odometer. It looks absolutely perfect, which is why the asking price is nearly $40,000. You can buy a new F-150 for that much, but which of the two would you rather own?...
2019-08-07, 03:52

Ford targets Tesla with its new electric truck claim Ford is going on the offensive to defend its highly profitable pickup franchise from emerging all-electric truck competitors such as Tesla. The company on Tuesday released an EV pickup prototype capable of towing more than 1 million pounds....
2019-08-04, 04:00

Why The Ford Super Duty’s 7.3-Liter V8 Makes Only 430 HP And 475 LB-FT Despite Being Gigantic Back in February, Ford announced a new, 7.3-liter gasoline V8 engine for the 2020 Ford Super Duty. It was light on the details then, but no matter, because we have them now....
2019-08-02, 00:13

Ford, VW join forces on electric, autonomous cars Ford and Volkswagen joined forces to develop autonomous and electric cars on Friday and said they are looking at other areas of cooperation, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs....
2019-07-12, 16:13

New Ford Puma: pricing revealed for sporty compact SUV Ford's SUV rebirth of the Puma name will be priced from £20,070, and goes on sale in the autumn Ford's new Puma SUV will be priced from just over £20,000 when it arrives in the UK later this year, according to details sent to Autocar by a trusted source.  The British brand was set to reveal the car...
2019-08-01, 14:26

Ford second-quarter profit falls on restructuring charges Ford Motor Co on Wednesday reported a lower quarterly net profit, primarily due to charges related to the restructuring of the automaker's units in Europe and South America....
2019-07-24, 23:26

Ford to build electric cars on VW’s MEB platform in 2023 News 12 Jul, 2019 Ford will “design and build at least one high-volume fully electric vehicle in Europe” using VW’s MEB platform in 2023...
2019-07-12, 20:13

Ford supplier Tower to be acquired in $900 million deal Autokiniton agreed to buy all shares of Tower International for $31 per share in cash -- 70 percent over Tower's Thursday stock price. Ford is Tower's largest customer, accounting for nearly half of the supplier's business....
2019-07-12, 20:26

Ford to resurrect Mondeo as global mid-sized crossover All-new Fusion badged crossover-style large estate is due in 2021 Ford’s stalwart large family car and S-Max and Galaxy MPVs axed in Euro shake-up Ford of Europe is preparing a radical re-invention of its European large family car line-up by replacing the Mondeo, S-Max and Galaxy with a single cr...
2019-07-16, 07:00

The Ford v. Ferrari Trailer Makes Me Wish the Damn Movie Was Out Already If 21st century technology has given us anything, it’s the ability to recreate awesome historical race car battles with obscenely great cinematography, and badass on-track battles. The new Ford v. Ferrari trailer, the movie about Ford’s battle to conquer the dominant Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le M...
2019-06-03, 19:00

Ford Is Fined in China as Trade Fight With U.S. Rages A $25 million fine for anticompetitive practices appears to make the Detroit automaker the latest company to be singed in the U.S.-China economic clash....
2019-06-05, 19:26

Ford to announce UK engine plant closure, report says Ford declined to comment on what it called speculation. Ford makes about 1.3 million engines at two locations in eastern England. It has previously warned it could face $1 billion in tariff costs in the event of a so-called hard Brexit....
2019-06-05, 20:52

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving and electric cars: VW Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving and electric cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thursday....
2019-06-13, 22:00

Alabama Ford dealer’s gun giveaway is back on. Just don’t call it that. The giveaway was supposed to be a Fourth of July promotion. “They love their faith, they love their country, and they love to hunt,” a manager said of his customers....
2019-06-27, 21:00

Ford closes UK plant amid Brexit chaos Ford has announced plans to close an engine plant in Wales, dealing yet another blow to a UK industry that is being ravaged by weak car sales and uncertainty over Brexit....
2019-06-07, 04:00

Authorities identify victims of Ford dealership shooting Morgan Hill police identified 59-year-old Brian Light and 38-year-old Xavier Souto as those killed, calling Light's actions "nothing short of heroic."...
2019-06-27, 21:00

New 2019 Ford Focus ST: prices and specs announced News 23 May, 2019 Ford has quietly released prices and specs for the new Focus ST ahead of its launch this summer, with the base model starting from £29,495...
2019-05-23, 12:13

HII awarded $687M to modernize, maintain USS Gerald R. Ford Huntington Ingalls was awarded a five-year, $687 million contract for work on the USS Gerald R. Ford, which includes repair and modernization, as well as continuous and emergent maintenance....
2019-06-13, 16:26

Ram tough: FCA turns up the heat on GM and Ford in U.S. truck sales war At Planet Ford, which boasts it is the No. 1 Ford volume dealer in the Houston area, customers shopping for a 2019 F-150 pickup truck can get discounts from Ford Motor Co of more than $8,000 - and that is just the start....
2019-06-28, 04:39

Nissan hires former Ford design executive Woodhouse As VP of Nissan Design America, David Woodhouse will lead Nissan and Infiniti design activities. The hiring marks a reversal for the automaker, which has been coping with a talent drain. ...
2019-06-13, 04:52

Ford: No Brexit link to Bridgend plant closure Ford has confirmed plans to close its engine plant at Bridgend in South Wales by September 2020, saying it faced becoming "economically unsustainable" in the world's drive for electric vehicles....
2019-06-06, 16:13

Ford Bridgend closure: further jobs could go in no-deal Brexit 1700 staff set to lose jobs; Ford's European boss says Brexit wasn't a factor in decision – but could affect future plans Ford could make further UK workforce cuts beyond Bridgend in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to the firm's European president, Stuart Rowley. The statement comes afte...
2019-06-06, 16:26

Ford Mustang Bullitt production extended to 2020 Larger quota of special-edition, power-boosted pony car made available after initial run sold out instantly Ford has extended the production of its special-edition Mustang Bullitt into 2020, after the initial run of cars sold out almost as soon as they were made available. Prices now start from £48...
2019-06-27, 19:26

#68 Ford GTE Pro disqualified from Le Mans for fuel tank breach The #68 Ford GT has been deleted from the results in the team's fourth and final 24 Hours of Le Mans due to an apparent breach of fuel tank capacity regulations...
2019-06-17, 22:39

FORD'S KUMAR GALHOTRA: 'We have a lot of great product this year' Ford President of North America Kumar Galhotra discusses Ford's 10 percent profit margin target, the soon-to-be-revived Bronco and the next-generation F-150....
2019-06-02, 09:52

Supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla faces possible strike Friday Nearly 2,000 UAW hourly workers at a Faurecia plant in Saline, Mich., are prepared to strike at 12:01 a.m. Friday as contract talks continue into the night. The plant supplies plastic interior parts to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, Ford Motor Co. and Tesla Inc., the UAW said....
2019-06-20, 21:26

Ford to unveil new race-spec GT at Goodwood 2019 Preview image suggests Ford's fearsome Le Mans racer could be adapted for the road Ford is poised to reveal a racing-inspired version of its GT supercar at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. Previewed in a darkened image, the new model looks to retain the aggressive front end of the 647bhp V6-...
2019-06-21, 15:00

Ford to unveil radical GT that could point to WEC hypercar future Ford will next month unveil an extreme version of its GTE racer that could point to a future in the hypercar concept class of the World Endurance Championship...
2019-06-21, 15:26

Ford Faces Big $1.2 Billion Lawsuit Over F-150 Fuel Economy Ford faces a potentially big lawsuit, pundits wonder if the new Corvette will sell, everyone is maybe getting real about autonomous cars and much more for The Morning Shift of Tuesday, July 23, 2019....
2019-07-23, 16:13

Product blitz to test Ford quality gains A renewed focus on improving internal processes helped bring the Ford brand to a third-straight top-five finish in this year's J.D. Power IQS rankings. Can it maintain that level?...
2019-06-23, 09:26

Ford Edge axed from UK sale just months after facelift Ford confirms dealers have stopped taking orders for large SUV, with no replacement planned for Britain Ford has stopped taking orders for the Edge in the UK after less than 1700 examples were registered last year. The Skoda Kodiaq rival will be available to buy from dealer stock until the end of t...
2019-06-04, 13:00

Ford’s Nugget offers a step up from traditional camping Camping in a tent is fun, but there’s a downside when the weather takes a turn for the worse, mainly because you're on the ground. Ford’s foray into the world of camper vans is therefore a great alternative to bedding down for the night on a soggy groundsheet.And, boy, have camper...
2019-06-18, 15:13

Ford to Slash Jobs as Part of European Shake-Up Ford detailed plans to close factories in Europe and cut 12,000 jobs, or more than 20% of the company’s workforce there, an effort to focus on technologies that are reshaping the auto industry....
2019-06-27, 18:52

Ford to launch three new model names by 2024 in Europe What we think Ford's Mustang-inspired electric crossover will look like Ford will indirectly replace its larger car range and ditch MPVs in favour of "utility vehicles”, while 12,000 job losses are confirmed Ford’s rollout of its redesigned European business plan will result in a radical overhaul...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Promoted | The Ford Fiesta ST: Britain’s Best Affordable Driver’s Car With a powerful engine and a sophisticated chassis, Ford’s compact hatchback has outclassed its rivals to win this important Autocar Award The verdict is in. At the recent Autocar Awards, we named the new Ford Fiesta ST as Britain’s Best Affordable Driver’s Car. It’s a car that we’ve loved since we...
2019-06-20, 12:52

Musk: Tesla pickup to start under $50,000, 'be a better truck' than Ford F-150 Tesla's CEO says the EV maker's planned pickup will feature a "sci-fi" design, "be a better sports car than a standard 911" and won't look like traditional counterparts from the Detroit 3....
2019-06-05, 06:39

1.2 Million Ford Explorers Recalled Due to Suspension Fracturing After all the hype around the new 2020 Explorer during the New York Auto Show, Ford has some bad news. It’ll be recalling 1.2 million of its existing Explorers over some faulty suspension issues. Oh, and if you have an F-150 or a Canadian Taurus or Flex, you might have the same issue....
2019-06-12, 19:13

Ford says Mexico tariff would have 'significant' negative impact “If we were to see 5 percent and then rising tariffs on auto parts and vehicles from Mexico, it would have a significant impact on the industry, ourselves included,” Ford President Joe Hinrichs said at an investor conference....
2019-06-06, 18:26

Ford Focus ST Estate 2.0 Ecoblue 2019 review Can the diesel-powered estate version of the new hot Ford Focus excite in quite the same way as the petrol hatchback? This is the far extreme of the new Ford Focus ST family from the petrol hatchback that we've already reviewed. The 2.0-litre Ecoblue diesel engine will be offered in both the hatch...
2019-07-02, 18:39

Why Ostensibly Boring Cars Like This $2,700 Ford LTD Are the Ultimate Bargains I’ve been surfing Craigslist pretty much nonstop over the past decade, and in that time, there’s been one group of vehicles that has tempted me more than any other: “boring cars” in beautiful condition. Vehicles like the spotless, affordable Ford LTD you see above....
2019-05-22, 04:00

You Can Get 'Self-Sealing' Tires Standard on Some 2020 Ford Explorers Twenty-six years after the world watched a tyrannosaurus rex bite into the tire of a Ford Explorer, the automaker has finally decided to equip the more expensive trims of the new 2020 Ford Explorer with “self-sealing” rubber....
2019-07-02, 01:26

Ford launches testing of new self-driving fleet in Detroit Ford Motor Co's majority owned autonomous vehicle subsidiary, Argo AI, launched its new fleet of self-driving test vehicles - Ford Fusion Hybrid - in Detroit on Wednesday, expanding its presence to five U.S. cities....
2019-06-12, 13:13

Illinois transfer TE Ford to sit 2019 after NCAA decision CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois tight end Luke Ford, a transfer from Georgia, will not be eligible to play this season after the NCAA upheld the denial of his request for a waiver. The NCAA initially denied Ford’s request in April, but the school appealed. Illinois announced Friday the appeal ...
2019-06-08, 02:26

The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Will Start at $70,300 Order guides for the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 just dropped, so let’s you and I take a gander through what we can option with this 760-horsepower, supercharged monster. The first thing you need to know is that it starts at $70,300. Update: the full list with MSRP and options has been included....
2019-06-28, 18:52

New 2019 Ford Puma: small SUV to be revealed on Wednesday News 24 Jun, 2019 Ford has issued a fresh teaser video for the new Puma crossover, which marks the model’s launch date as the 26th June...
2019-06-28, 11:26

Ford Motor opens research center in Tel Aviv Ford Motor Co on Wednesday opened a research center in Tel Aviv, joining a growing number of major automakers and suppliers setting up shop in the Israeli tech hub as they race to develop self-driving cars....
2019-06-12, 16:13

VW truck brand to invest $344 mln in Brazil after Ford exit Volkswagen AG truck brand Scania said on Tuesday it will invest 1.4 billion reais ($344.14 million) to modernize its Brazilian factory in Sao Bernardo do Campo, an industrial city near Sao Paulo....
2019-05-21, 20:00

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe amid struggling car market Six of company’s 24 European factories will close by end of 2020 under the plansThe US vehicle maker Ford plans to cut 12,000 jobs across Europe as it tries to turn around the struggling business in a European car market forecast to shrink this year for the first time in six years.Ford’s chief execu...
2019-07-01, 02:39

Lear stays put to supply Ford plant in Chicago Lear has made Ford seats in Hammond, Ind., for a quarter of a century. Other nearby locations tried to lure the supplier's newest plant investment, but Lear stayed put....
2019-06-08, 08:00

This Ford Bronco Test Mule Looks Kind of Fantastic Just as It Is Look at that stubby little guy there! It looks both cute and tough at the same time, like a pug that’s been taking secret Krav Maga classes when you thought he was sleeping. It doesn’t seem like Ford is planning on coming out with a special short-wheelbase F-150, though: what we seem to be looking a...
2019-06-06, 23:00

Dual-clutch gearbox complaints haunt Ford Former CEO Mark Fields has been ordered to testify in a lawsuit over small-car transmissions that thousands of customers complained would shudder, jerk and hesitate....
2019-07-01, 09:26

Ford reveals new Puma as Fiesta-based compact SUV Puma was designed on an 'anti-wedge' basis Cleverly packaged crossover will offer 48V mild-hybrid tech and executive-grade features Ford’s new Puma takes a classic name and applies it to a new car that is subtly but effectively different from its established SUV rivals.  Officially, the company d...
2019-06-27, 19:26

New Ford scrappage scheme offers £2000 for old cars Scheme applies to all models registered before 31 December 2012, regardless of make Deal applies to commercial and passenger vehicles; will run until September Ford has launched a new scrappage scheme that gives UK car buyers a £2000 discount on new vehicles when they trade in an older car. The d...
2019-07-01, 13:26

Ford to Invest $500 Million in Rivian, a Tesla Rival Rivian is developing a pickup and an S.U.V. on a chassis that Ford plans to use for models of its own. Two months ago, Amazon led a $700 million investment....
2019-05-21, 19:13

Hollywood takes on iconic racing story in ‘Ford v Ferrari' Academy Award winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in the film based on the true story of American car designer Carroll Shelby and British-born driver Ken Miles, who teamed up to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Co....
2019-06-03, 21:26

Triple Eight: Ford Supercars parity "slip-up" will be fixed by 2020 Triple Eight boss Roland Dane says he expects the parity "slip-up" with Ford's new Mustang to be corrected before the 2020 season, without Supercars resorting to costly wind tunnel testing...
2019-06-18, 12:26

Ford, BMW, Honda, and Volkswagen agree to California emissions framework Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda said on Thursday they have reached a voluntary agreement with the state of California to adopt compromise vehicle emissions rules....
2019-07-31, 17:39

'This must stop': UAW president talks tough as Ford bargaining begins UAW President Gary Jones said the union will demand more for its workers despite calls from the automakers for flexibility as an economic downturn potentially looms....
2019-07-15, 21:39

The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Has an Earth-Shattering 760 HP After months of not knowing, the power figures for the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 are finally here. The supercharged V8 will put out 760 horsepower and 625 lb-ft of torque. Basically, it’s enough to drag down the moon....
2019-06-19, 21:26

New 2020 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 to produce 760bhp News 19 Jun, 2019 The Ford Shelby Mustang GT500 muscle car will be the most powerful production model Ford has ever built, but sadly it's not coming to the UK...
2019-06-19, 14:52

If You Like Dodge Challenger Bumper Strips, Get a Load of This Ford Ranger It’s kind of A Thing for Dodge Chargers and Challengers to wear little yellow bumper protectors as fashion accessories. It’s, uh, controversial on the forums but the masses have spoken and a lot of people think they look cool. So maybe the next move is this sweet crash test tape as decorative trim?...
2019-06-06, 04:26

Ford Ranger pickup: ‘A truck that’s been built to last’ | Martin Love Ford’s all-conquering Ranger is an impressive beast. But is time running out for vehicles like this?Ford RangerPrice from £22,9140-62mph 10.9 secondsTop speed 109mphMPG 43.5CO2 178g/kmEco score 2/5Depending on who you talk to, the motoring industry is either riding the most exciting technological wa...
2019-07-31, 18:52

China fines Ford's Changan JV $24 mln for violating anti-monopoly law China's market regulator on Wednesday said it was imposing a 162.8 million yuan ($23.55 million) fine on Ford Motor Co's joint venture with Changan Automobile Group for violating anti-monopoly law....
2019-06-05, 05:39

Ford bought a robotics company to boost its self-driving cars Back in April, Ford chief Jim Hackett admitted that the company overestimated the arrival of self-driving cars. He added that the applications of Ford's first autonomous fleet will likely be narrow, "because the problem is so complex." Now, the autom......
2019-07-31, 18:00

Ford takes regulator for a spin in bid to save connected cars Ford and other carmakers such as BMW and Toyota don’t want to lose the rights they gained in 1999 from the FCC for a system designed to link cars, roadside beacons and traffic lights into a seamless wireless communication web....
2019-06-18, 21:26

Ford Is Content to Give the Fusion a Long, Painful Death The Ford Fusion sedan, like all of Ford’s small cars aside from the rough, tough, still-selling Mustang, is fighting its inevitable death by inching along on a slow, indefinite conveyor belt that Ford will eventually decide to unplug. Slow and indefinite that planned death will be, too, as made evid...
2019-06-06, 20:13

UPDATE 1-South African subsidiary of carmaker Ford to add 1,200 jobs The South African unit of Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it would hire an additional 1,200 staff at one of its local assembly plants, an increase of over 25 percent, to add an extra shift and raise production....
2019-07-17, 14:52

M-Sport Ford's Evans misses second WRC event with back injury Elfyn Evans will miss Rally Germany later this month while he still recovers from the back injury he sustained at Rally Estonia, and will be replaced by Gus Greensmith...
2019-08-07, 20:00

Ford recalls 1.2 million Explorer SUVs for suspension issue Ford Motor Co said Wednesday it is recalling 1.2 million Explorer sport utility vehicles in the United States for a potential suspension defect that could lead to a reduction in steering control....
2019-06-12, 17:39

Suit seeking $1.2B says Ford falsified F-150 fuel economy tests The suit seeking class action certification filed Monday against Ford adds the F-150 to recent claims the automaker misled consumers on fuel economy.       ...
2019-07-23, 09:13

Ford to upgrade Chicago plant for SUVs, hire 450 workers Ford Motor Co said on Monday it would invest $50 million upgrading a Chicago facility to partially assemble hybrid electric SUVs and vehicles for police use, creating 450 jobs....
2019-07-23, 01:26

Ford confirms plan to close UK engine plant in 2020 Ford said in securities filing it would record a $650 million pre-tax charge for the plant closure in 2019. About $400 million is for employee termination cash payouts. The other $250 million will cover pension expenses, the filing said. ...
2019-06-06, 16:52

Your Rally-Spec Reproduction Mk II Ford Escort Dreams Are About to Come True If you’re reading this, chances are you already know why you love the Mk II Ford Escort—you know, the ultra-fun rally legend Mk II. Now, you might have a whole new reason to love it, because two UK firms are teaming up to build an all-new reproduction version that will likely cost you less than what...
2019-06-12, 21:52

Ford recalls 1.2M Explorer SUVs due to potential suspension defect The second largest U.S. automaker said the recall covers 2011-2017 model year Explorers that could experience a fractured rear suspension toe link that could increase the risk of a crash....
2019-06-13, 01:39

Ford's China Struggles Create Roadblock for Its Global Ambitions Ford’s multibillion-dollar push to expand in China this decade has veered off course, leaving it mired in a slump that is weighing on its future in the world’s largest auto market....
2019-07-22, 12:39

Monster V8 engine to debut in Ford 2020 pickups in fall Ford’s Super Duty trucks will get the massive gasoline-powered engine, one of the world's biggest V8s, starting this fall.       ...
2019-08-01, 19:00

UPDATE 1-Ford Motor opens research center in Tel Aviv Ford Motor Co on Wednesday opened a research center in Tel Aviv, joining a growing number of major automakers and suppliers setting up shop in the Israeli tech hub as they race to develop self-driving cars....
2019-06-12, 14:26

UPDATE 2-VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving and electric cars - VW Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving and electric cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thursday....
2019-06-13, 19:39

Ford to cut nearly 200 jobs at Edge, Flex plant in Ontario, union says The cuts come as overall demand for light vehicles, and some crossovers, cools in the U.S and Canada, and Ford moves to align production with demand....
2019-07-20, 05:26

Ford opens Israel tech lab in move toward driverless cars JERUSALEM (AP) — Ford has opened a research center in Israel, joining a legion of major automakers racing to develop new technologies for the world of driverless cars. Chairman William Ford met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday as part of his visit, where he called Israel “gro...
2019-06-13, 19:52

Ford results dented by restructuring, gives weaker-than-expected forecast Ford Motor Co on Wednesday reported a lower-than-expected profit, weighed down by charges to restructure its units in Europe and South America, and the automaker gave a full-year earnings forecast that fell short of analysts' expectations....
2019-07-25, 00:52

Review: The 2019 F-150 Raptor is Ford's most capable, fun 4X4 pickup truck On a muddy trail in the backwoods of rural Ohio, the Raptor thundered down a muddy trail, flattened bumps, smashed through craters and splashed through massive puddles....
2019-06-16, 18:13

Ford tells U.S. dealers to repair small-car transmissions for free In the July 12 memo, Ford says dealerships should "arrange to diagnose the vehicle and repair as necessary." The fixes can be applied to 2011-17 models, many of which are out of warranty....
2019-07-18, 23:52

Ford suits show ‘fine line' in patent cases Ford, which teaches engineers to "copy with pride" when they see someone else has a better solution, faces several allegations of intellectual-property theft but says it has done nothing wrong....
2019-06-17, 07:52

Ford's latest design isn't an F-150 or Ranger. It's the world's first pickup emoji The blue pixelated pickup is on a short-list of candidates for new emojis awaiting approval for use in 2020 that's reviewed by the Unicode Consortium, Ford announced Wednesday, which happened to be world emoji day....
2019-07-18, 00:39

Ford F-150 EV pickup prototype tows more than 1 million pounds in a demonstration As fully electric cars become the norm, battery-powered pickup trucks have yet to be seen on a wide scale. Tesla, Rivian and Ford race to be first.       ...
2019-07-23, 13:52

First trailer revealed for 'Ford v. Ferrari' starring Damon, Bale The 20th Century Fox film studio has debuted the first trailer for the upcoming 'Ford v. Ferrari' movie, which will portray the rivalry between the two at the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours race...
2019-06-03, 14:26

Ford Focus ST-Line X 2019 long-term review It has already proved itself in Autocar's road test, but what is Ford's all-new Focus like to live with? We're finding out Why we’re running it: To find out if Ford’s all-purpose hatchback remains the driver’s car of choice in the family car class Month 1 - Specs Life with a Ford Focus: Month 1 ...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Ford wants to use walking robots to help self-driving cars deliver packages Auto giant Ford is teaming up with a robotics company to create an autonomous robot that works with self-driving cars to deliver packages.        ...
2019-05-22, 17:13

2019 Ford Focus ST review: a true Golf GTI rival? Is Ford's latest hot hatchback its best yet? We've been finding out Ford has a long history of excellent hot hatchbacks, from the Escort Cosworth to the current Fiesta ST. Now there's another model looking to join that exclusive list. The new Focus ST is now the fastest version of the latest-genera...
2019-07-09, 10:00

Meet 'Digit', the walking robot for Ford self-driving vans Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was partnering with walking robots maker Agility Robotics as it designs a planned fleet of self-driving delivery vans that will drop packages at the doorsteps of people's homes....
2019-05-22, 18:26

Ford Mich. axle plant suffers machine fire Workers were evacuated from a portion of the Ford axle plant in suburban Detroit after a production machine caught fire. No injuries were reported and Ford said the fire won't cause any supply disruptions....
2019-07-09, 20:52

Ford elects KeyCorp CEO Beth Mooney as board member Beth Mooney has more than 35 years of experience in retail banking, commercial lending and real estate financing. On Ford's board, she will be on the audit and nominating and governance committees....
2019-07-10, 23:39

Among Ford cars with flawed transmission, the 2012 Focus had the most complaints An analysis of consumer complaints to U.S. regulators about the Ford Fiesta and Focus dual-clutch transmission found at least 4,377 complaints.       ...
2019-07-11, 15:00

Here's how Ford responded to Focus, Fiesta transmission investigation Automaker acknowledges that problems took longer than expected to address, but is confident the cars "were and remain safe."       ...
2019-07-11, 15:00

Ford EcoSport Thunder Edition Spotted At Dealership Yard Images of an upcoming special edition Ford EcoSport have recently surfaced online. Badged as the Ford EcoSport Thunder, the new special edition model is reported to have been spotted at a dealership......
2019-05-23, 10:13

Ford 'Mach-E' electric crossover takes aim for Tesla Model Y Blue Oval's first bespoke battery-electric car will be unveiled later this year before 2020 on-sale date Ford is poised to reveal what could be its most crucial (and controversial) model yet: an all-electric, Mustang-inspired crossover. Due to go on sale in 2020, a concept will be unveiled later th...
2019-05-21, 14:52

Ford files found online in cloud data exposure Data custodian Attunity did not secure internal files of clients, including Ford. However, the automaker says it doesn't believe there's an issue. There's no evidence bad actors took advantage of the information....
2019-06-28, 00:13

A Ford-Volkswagen alliance with Argo could redraw self-driving sector An expanded alliance between Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG that includes a partnership in Ford self-driving unit Argo AI could redraw the balance of power in autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-12, 01:13

New 2020 Ford Puma: small SUV makes official debut News 28 Jun, 2019 The new Ford Puma will sit between the EcoSport and Kuga in the brand’s SUV range, with prices expected to start just below £20,000...
2019-06-28, 11:26

Ford tests package-carrying robots for driverless delivery Ford would like to deploy Digit delivery robots as early as 2021, alongside the planned introduction of its autonomous vehicle fleets to ferry people and packages around the clock....
2019-05-22, 15:39

Ford cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs despite healthy profits Ford is cutting about 7,000 white-collar jobs, which would make up 10% of its global workforce. The company has said it was undertaking a major restructuring and on Monday said that it will have trimmed thousands of jobs by August. The company said that the plan will save about $600 million per year...
2019-05-21, 17:52

Ford Plans to Cut 7,000 Jobs, About 10% of Its Salaried White-Collar Workers (DETROIT) — Ford revealed details of its long-awaited restructuring plan Monday as it prepared for a future of electric and autonomous vehicles by parting ways with 7,000 white-collar workers worldwide, about 10 percent of its global salaried workforce. The major revamp, which had been under w...
2019-05-21, 20:13

Navy turns to outside experts to fix Ford carrier's elevator problems The U.S. Navy is relying on an independent team of experts for a "full court press" to overcome problems with the advanced weapons elevators aboard the newly constructed aircraft carrier, USS Gerald R. Ford....
2019-07-02, 18:52

Track-only Ford GT supercar receives 700bhp and handling tweaks Limited-edition MkII GT promises the next level of supercar performance Ford has unveiled a track-only evolution of its GT supercar, with uprated power of 700bhp, aerodynamic enhancements and chassis tweaks. Developed by Ford Performance and engineering partner Multimatic, the Ford GT MkII is desc...
2019-07-04, 12:39

VW truck brand to invest $344 million in Brazil after Ford exit Volkswagen AG truck brand Scania said on Tuesday it will invest 1.4 billion reais ($344.14 million) to modernize its Brazilian factory in Sao Bernardo do Campo, an industrial city near Sao Paulo....
2019-05-21, 23:13

Ford And Vodafone Start Testing Connected Vehicle Technology It's called Parking Space Guidance technology and displays to drivers the number of spaces offered by nearby car parks and how to get to them. The Parking Space Guidance, updated in real-time based on......
2019-07-05, 08:52

Ford wants this creepy robot to bring its autonomous deliveries to your door Autonomous deliveries and self-driving vehicles may be the future, but there are still a few gaps that need to be addressed -- namely that it's not always possible for people to leave their homes to retrieve deliveries from the roadside (and if you'r......
2019-05-22, 14:13

Mountune Ford Focus RS pack takes hot hatch to 513bhp New M520 MRX upgrade pack dramatically ups performance for less than £6000, arriving alongside cheaper 444bhp option Mountune has taken the Ford Focus RS to a whole new performance level with two new packages - the more powerful of them boosting the hot hatchback’s output to 513bhp.  The new packa...
2019-08-19, 17:00

Bigger cuts expected: 23,000 more Ford layoffs needed, analysts say Ford CEO Jim Hackett plans for layoffs won't deliver savings the company has said it wants. An analyst says another 23,000 layoffs are needed.        ...
2019-05-22, 14:39

Ford Brings in Startup to Test Walking Robot Deliveries Walking robots deployed from self-driving vans to deliver mail parcels could be seen marching up to homeowners’ doorsteps as early as next year, as part of a Ford-Agility Robotics pilot program....
2019-05-22, 14:52

Charge Automotive brings electrified Ford Mustang to Goodwood Reborn Mustang packs 469bhp Just 499 examples of the modernised classic muscle car will be produced, priced from £300,000 A new electric Ford Mustang from London start-up Charge Automotive has made its debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.  The company will produce 499 battery-powered exampl...
2019-07-05, 17:26

UPDATE 1-A Ford-VW alliance with Argo could redraw self-driving sector An expanded alliance between Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG that includes a partnership in Ford self-driving unit Argo AI could redraw the balance of power in autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-12, 03:52

Ford commercial reveals our surreal robot-assisted future If you’re skeptical of or put off by the idea of self-driving cars, then there’s a good chance you won’t be a fan of Ford’s intriguing research project designed to have robots get out of self-driving cars and deliver packages right to your door. Over the past few months, Ford and Agility Robotics ha...
2019-05-24, 07:26

Volkswagen to contribute $2.6 billion to Ford's autonomous venture: source Carmaker Volkswagen will inject $1 billion in capital and $1.6 billion worth of assets into Ford's self-driving unit, a source close to the matter said on Friday, as the two carmakers deepen a global alliance to share costs....
2019-07-12, 12:52

Ford's 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours liveries to pay homage to '60s winners Ford will pay homage to a pair of its outright Le Mans 24 Hours winners from the '60s with retro liveries on its GTE Pro contenders in this year's race...
2019-05-28, 15:39

UPDATE 1-Ford extends warranty on 560,000 Focus, Fiesta models Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was extending warranty on clutch and related hardware in 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars that were reported to have had problems with their six-speed transmission....
2019-08-14, 18:13

The 2020 Ford Mustang 2.3L High Performance Package Will Set You Back at Least $32,760 If you’re thinking about a Ford Mustang, then you’ve already found your god. You can choose either the V8 or the four-cylinder EcoBoost version—and don’t fret because there is absolutely no shame in the four-banger, especially now there’s the 2.3L High Performance Package. It’ll just cost you an ext...
2019-05-29, 22:52

Ford-class carrier USS John F. Kennedy gets its command center Huntington Ingalls announced on Wednesday it has installed the command center of the under-construction aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy, a milestone in its completion....
2019-05-30, 03:39

The New Ford Ranger and Everest Look Absolutely Badass as Military Vehicles The 2019 Ford Ranger is alright looking, and its not-for-American-consumption sister the Everest SUV is pretty cool. But they both look like absolute monsters when they’re kitted out for an actual theatre of war. Go figure....
2019-06-27, 18:52

Here's A First Look At The New Non-Hybrid 2020 Ford Police Interceptor Utility In The Wild Planning on starting your own police force? Sure you are, who isn’t? That means you’ll probably like to know how much a new non-hybrid Ford Police Interceptor Utility will run you, and I bet you’ll like to know what kind of MPG the non-hybrid version gets, since we’ve only heard numbers for the hybr...
2019-08-13, 23:00

Ford Wants to Claw Back to Profitability by Cutting 12,000 Jobs by End of 2020 Ford’s plans to cut a bunch of jobs in Europe, upcoming strict emissions regulations in Europe spell trouble for automakers, a new legislative bill designed to help consumers and more await you in The Morning Shift for Thursday, June 27, 2019....
2019-06-27, 18:52

CORRECTED-Ford launches testing of new self-driving fleet in Detroit Ford Motor Co's majority owned autonomous vehicle subsidiary, Argo AI, launched its new fleet of self-driving test vehicles - Ford Fusion Hybrid - in Detroit on Wednesday, expanding its presence to five U.S. cities....
2019-06-12, 19:13

British start-up to launch electric Ford Mustang at Goodwood Just 499 examples of the modernised classic muscle car will be produced, priced from £300,000 London-based Charge Automotive has confirmed that its electric Ford Mustang will make its debut at next month’s Goodwood Festival of Speed.  The start-up company will produce 499 battery-powered examples ...
2019-06-20, 20:13

Volkswagen and Ford Are Teaming Up Massively on Electric and Autonomous Cars The game of catch-up gets going for real, Daimler isn’t doing so hot, and diesels are definitely not having a moment. All that and more in the Morning Shift for July 12, 2019....
2019-07-12, 16:39

James Ruppert: In celebration of the long-reigning Ford Fiesta A Fiesta ST of this era with 100k miles can be found for £1795 Nearly 100,000 used Fiestas changed hands last year, which isn't surprising when you consider the wide array of variants on offer You can rely on the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) to pump out some statistics on a r...
2019-06-27, 19:26

The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Sounds as Loud as it Looks It’s been a hot minute since the GT500 was launched, but we haven’t really seen it run in anger until last weekend’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. Thanks to a few intrepid car spotters, who lugged cameras and microphones out to the hill, we can see a bit of the fast Ford’s performance and hear its big...
2019-07-14, 20:13

Ford, Volkswagen join forces on electric, autonomous cars Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG joined forces to develop autonomous and electric cars on Friday and said they were also looking at other areas of cooperation, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs....
2019-07-12, 15:39

Ford and VW Agree to Share Costs of Self-Driving and Electric Cars A deal announced Friday is an example of how carmakers are joining forces to survive a major shift in technology. But can two longtime rivals cooperate?...
2019-07-12, 15:26

We asked, you answered: Rebecca Ford reviews your Warframe frames Video shot by Sean Dacanay, edited by Justin Wolfson. Click here for transcript. About a month ago, Ars posted a couple of calls to action in our forums and on Reddit: we wanted to take your coolest Warframe designs and get them in front of the game's developers at Digital Extremes to see what the...
2019-06-27, 19:39

VW will invest $2.6B for equal share in Ford unit Argo, report says Volkswagen Group will invest $2.6 billion into Ford's self-driving unit Argo AI to make the two automakers equal stakeholders of the venture, Reuters reported....
2019-07-12, 13:01

Confirmed: Ford to share Volkswagen’s MEB platform for at least one electric car by 2023 Volkswagen to invest in Ford-backed autonomous tech firm in exchange for use of modular EV platform in global alliance Ford and Volkswagen have jointly announced the expansion of their global alliance will include electric vehicles, along with a massive investment in autonomous technology and joint...
2019-07-12, 16:00

First Ford v. Ferrari Trailer Brings Christian Bale, Matt Damon Together We have the first trailer for Ford v. Ferrari, which stars Christian Bale and Matt Damon as racecar engineer and designer, Ken Miles and Carroll Shelby, respectively. Ford v. Ferrari releases November......
2019-06-03, 09:39

At $3,200, Could This 1996 Ford Bronco Eddie Bauer Edition Get You to Give a Buck? The Bronco is coming back, but it’s unlikely the new one will be as old school in concept as today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe ’96 is in reality. Could that comforting aesthetic be worth its old school asking?...
2019-06-06, 20:13

Ford expected to announce closure of Welsh engine factory- source Ford is expected to announce on Thursday that it is closing its engine facility in Wales, a source told Reuters, putting at risk 1,700 jobs in what would be the latest blow to Britain's car industry....
2019-06-06, 11:01

Ford's bipedal robot postman will deliver packages to your front door Ford has developed a robot to help deliver parcels. Called Digit, the robot is two-legged machine which looks similar to Boston Dynamics' creations, and was built in collaboration with Agility Robotics.The aim of Digit is to complete the last leg of automated delivery, with the robot working in...
2019-05-23, 13:39

Ford’s Hinrichs expects quick resolution to Mexico tariff threat If President Trump’s tariffs on imported Mexican goods are implemented, Ford executive Joe Hinrichs said the company would be in a better position than many of its rivals....
2019-06-06, 23:13

Ford expected to announce closure of Welsh engine factory: source Ford is expected to announce on Thursday that it is closing its engine facility in Wales, a source told Reuters, putting at risk 1,700 jobs in what would be the latest blow to Britain's car industry....
2019-06-06, 10:52

Chewbacca, Ford and Hamill launch Disney's 'Star Wars' land Chewbacca climbed into the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon and fireworks flew overhead as Walt Disney Co dedicated its new "Star Wars" section at California's Disneyland Resort on Wednesday....
2019-05-30, 09:39

The massive Capital One data breach may have affected Ford, Vodafone, and other companies REUTERS/ Brendan McDermid A massive data breach at Capital One exposed the personal information of 106 million customers. It looks like Capital One may just be the first of several potential data breaches all attributed to the same person. A 33-year-old named Paige Thompson was arrested on Monday i...
2019-08-01, 00:26

I Think I Found the One Thing the 2019 Ford Super Duty F-250 Limited Is Actually Good At I’ll be totally honest with you here right up front: I am not a fan of colossal, expensive pickup trucks that are a pain in the ass to drive in the city and yet too fancy and luxurious to do anything actually dirty with. I fundamentally don’t understand the point of these vehicles: they’re incredibl...
2019-08-01, 02:52

Bronco, Mustang-inspired EV to lead Ford's new product line in 2020 For 2020, Ford is introducing out a new Mustang-inspired, all-electric crossover vehicle and bringing back the Ford Bronco SUV, which was discontinued in 1996....
2019-08-14, 00:13

Actually Ford Needs More Layoffs Despite Surging Truck Profits, Wall Street Analyst Says A Wall Street analyst says Ford needs more cuts despite making billions off F-Series truck sales, Daimler’s Zetsche says auf wiedersehen, and Michigan gives a big tax break to Jeep for its Detroit plant and more for The Morning Shift of Wednesday, May 22, 2019....
2019-05-22, 17:52

Bird modestly says its 'swanlike' new design is the Ford Model T of electric scooters Bird's new electric scooter is smart looking, with no visible screws and a more streamlined design than its predecessor, but it might not be quite as game-changing as its creator suggests.Bird Two will soon become part of the company's flock of shared e-scooters, and has been dubbed "the M...
2019-08-02, 18:00

What driving a 2019 Ford Ranger for 600 miles taught me about safety shields You learn more about a vehicle after driving it for 600 miles than merely cruising around the block a few times. The technology reveals itself over time, mostly because there are so many different situations you encounter. On a trip across two states, I found that a 2019 Ford Ranger provides an inte...
2019-08-06, 17:52

UK government to work with Ford and unions on engine plant closure - spokesman The British government will work closely with Ford, trade unions and other stakeholders, a government spokesman said on Thursday after the carmaker announced it would close its plant in Bridgend, south Wales, next year because of falling demand....
2019-06-06, 16:26

The 2020 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel's $36,890 Starting Price Undercuts Chevy And Ford The EcoDiesel is back in the Ram 1500 for 2020, after some, uh, regulatory issues meant that the launch of the fifth-generation Ram pickup in 2019 featured only gasoline engines. Now we know how much it’ll cost: $36,890 for the base model, or the lowest among the Big Three’s full-size pickups....
2019-08-17, 10:39

UPDATE 1-Meet "Digit", the walking robot for Ford self-driving vans Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it was partnering with walking robots maker Agility Robotics as it designs a planned fleet of self-driving delivery vans that will drop packages at the doorsteps of people's homes....
2019-05-22, 17:00

Buckle up for Matt Damon and Christian Bale in this Ford V Ferrari trailer Famous boys! Famous cars! Famous automotive industry executives! This trailer for James Mangold’s Ford V Ferrari has everything anyone could ever want in trailer (aside from maybe a single speaking line from a woman). It even has a very overused musical drop and a very overblown speech about how win...
2019-06-03, 04:00

The 2020 Ford Mustang Bullitt Will Get a $1,200 Price Bump, No Major Upgrades The current generation of Ford’s deep-green, 480-horsepower movie car, the Mustang Bullitt, is back for another model year without any major changes—aside from a couple of numbers, that is. The 2020 Mustang Bullitt will run a buyer $47,810, or about $1,200 more than the last one....
2019-05-29, 22:52

Ford to close engine plant in Wales in latest blow to UK car sector Ford said it would close its plant in Bridgend, south Wales next year because of falling demand for some of its engines, putting 1,700 jobs at risk in a further blow to Britain's once booming car industry....
2019-06-06, 18:00

The Ford Shelby GT500 is the most powerful street-legal Mustang ever — here's a closer look (F) Ford The 760-horsepower Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang is the most powerful street machine the car maker has ever built. Its powertrain is derived from both the Le Mans-winning Ford GT supercar and Ford's GT4 racers. In a first, the GT500 will have a dual-clutch, seven-speed transmission when it goes on...
2019-08-06, 05:13

Ford returns to dual-clutch transmission for 760-hp Shelby GT500 supercar Ford says the new transmission in the Shelby GT500 supercar will shift gears in 80 milliseconds — about a third of the time it takes to blink an eye.       ...
2019-08-06, 21:00

Lee Iacocca, auto executive who helped create Ford Mustang, dies at age 94 American business icon dies of complications from Parkinson’s, his daughter tells Washington PostThe auto industry executive Lee Iacocca has died at age 94, his daughter Lia Iacocca Assad told the Washington Post.Iacocca, the celebrated businessman behind the Ford Mustang who helped Chrysler stay in...
2019-07-03, 05:26

The 2020 Ford Super Duty Tremor Is an Off-Roader with a Very Large 7.3-Liter V8 For anybody concerned that the Ford F-150 Raptor isn’t capable enough off-road, the new 2020 Ford Super Duty Tremor with off-road upgrades paired with the new 7.3-liter V8 engine will gladly take your money....
2019-06-27, 18:52

Ford Teases Hardcore GT Ahead Of Debut At Goodwood Festival Of Speed The image clearly shows that it's not an ordinary GT. There's that massive rear wing which no one can miss and yes of course there will be more changes made to this car which we'll get to know when......
2019-06-22, 17:00

HII completes flight deck of Ford-class carrier John F. Kennedy Huntington Ingalls Industries has installed the final piece of the flight deck on the new Ford-class aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy, the company announced....
2019-07-12, 18:39

26 photos of Ford Mustangs over the years show they are as hot as the 2020 Shelby GT500 Ford's new Mustang, the 2020 Shelby GT500, will be the most powerful street legal car by the dealer in existence. Check out Mustangs over the years.       ...
2019-06-20, 20:13

US senators call for investigation of Ford Focus, Fiesta transmission decisions U.S. senators have called for an investigation of Ford's decision to knowingly launch and sell Fiesta and Focus vehicles with defective transmissions.       ...
2019-07-16, 19:13

Ford takes regulator for a spin in pitch to save connected cars Ford and other carmakers such as BMW and Toyota don’t want to lose the rights they gained in 1999 from the FCC for a system designed to link cars, roadside beacons and traffic lights into a seamless wireless communication web....
2019-06-18, 15:13

How Ford dealerships in Canada helped bust a Mexican meth shipment Police say roughly 400 pounds of meth were prevented from circulating in Canada when staff at Ford dealerships across Ontario and Quebec began noticing ill-fitting spare tires packed with drugs inside the trunks of vehicles shipped from Mexico....
2019-06-18, 04:26

Keating Motorsports Ford GT Stripped of Le Mans Victory for Fuel Infractions After running an impeccable Le Mans 24 hour race, the gorgeous throwback Wynn’s liveried customer-entered Ford GT of Keating Motorsports won the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Then, on Monday, the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile struck the car from the race altogether for breaking two different fuel...
2019-06-18, 01:39

Ford designs a pickup truck emoji, petitions Unicode Consortium Enlarge (credit: Ford) Did you know that July 17 is World Emoji Day? No, me neither—at least not until Ford used the celebration of these 21st century hieroglyphs to announce that it wants a pickup truck emoji. In fact, Ford was so serious about the idea that in 2018, it submitted an official prop...
2019-07-17, 19:39

How Canadian Ford dealerships helped bust a Mexican meth shipment Police say roughly 400 pounds of meth were prevented from circulating in Canada when staff at Ford dealerships across Ontario and Quebec began noticing ill-fitting spare tires packed with drugs inside the trucks of vehicles shipped from Mexico....
2019-06-17, 21:26

Ford F-series heavy-duty pickup gets Tremor package for off-roading Ford will add a buff and brawny Tremor Off-Road version of its biggest 2020 F-250 and 350 Super Duty pickup later this year.       ...
2019-06-27, 19:26

Iconic auto executive, Ford Mustang creator Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Automobile icon Lee Iacocca, the man credited with jump starting the American "pony car" market with his invention of the Ford Mustang, died Tuesday at his California home. He was 94....
2019-07-03, 15:26

Luke Voit placed on Injured List; Mike Ford recalled from Scranton After leaving Saturday’s game against the Red Sox with an abdominal strain, Luke Voit is headed to the 10-day Injured List. Prior to tonight’s game, the Yankees:· Placed INF Luke Voit on the 10-day injured list with an abdominal strain (retroactive to 6/30).· Recalled LHP Nestor Cortes Jr. fr...
2019-07-03, 00:13

The Ford Ranger's Crash Protection Is Fine but Its Headlights Aren't: IIHS The Ford Ranger returned to America for the 2019 model year, a move that got high ratings from anyone and everyone who appreciated the Ranger back when it was Ford’s bare-bones truck offering stateside. It now has high safety ratings as well, aside from those pesky headlights....
2019-07-02, 23:52

Lee Iacocca, Ford Mustang mastermind and tireless Chrysler savior, dies at 94 A natural huckster and fierce competitor with Italian roots and a penchant for cigars, vinyl car roofs and Greek-temple grilles, Iacocca defined the role of the imperial American executive -- first as president of Ford, then as CEO and chairman at Chrysler -- for much of the last quarter of the 20th...
2019-07-05, 03:13

2019 Ford Focus ST video review: a true Golf GTI rival? Is Ford's latest hot hatchback its best yet? We've been finding out Ford has a long history of excellent hot hatchbacks, from the Escort Cosworth to the current Fiesta ST. Now there's another model looking to join that exclusive list. The new Focus ST is now the fastest version of the latest-genera...
2019-07-05, 13:13

GM, Ford quarterly China sales slide again amid economy woes General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co announced their quarterly sales in China fell, albeit at a slower pace sequentially, as the U.S. automakers were hit by a slowing economy amid the Sino-U.S. trade war....
2019-07-05, 16:52

Ford asks Alabama dealer to end free gun promotion after fatal shooting An Alabama Ford dealership that went viral this week for a “God, Guns and Freedom” Fourth of July promotion offering a free shotgun, American flag and Bible with every vehicle purchased has ended it at the request of the automaker. But not completely. Chatom Ford general manager Colin Wa...
2019-06-28, 09:39

Ford Knew How Defective Its Fiesta and Focus Transmissions Were for Years: Report I’d call it an open secret in the world of cars but for the fact that everyone knows about it: the dual-clutch transmission in the last-generation Ford Fiesta and Focus was an utter disaster. The gearboxes are plagued with problems like sudden acceleration, sputtering, and slipping into neutral at h...
2019-07-11, 17:52

Ford, Volkswagen promise details on electric, autonomous vehicle alliance Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said on Thursday they are expanding their global alliance announced in January with deals that are expected to involve collaboration on electric and autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-11, 20:26

Ford admits global profit drive will cost 12,000 European jobs Car giant Ford has admitted its previously announced profitability strategy will now be at the expense of around 12,000 jobs across its European operations by the end of 2020....
2019-06-27, 20:52

VW invests $2.6 billion in Argo AI as part of self-driving vehicle alliance with Ford Argo said VW was investing $1 billion and contributing its European self-driving unit, valued at $1.6 billion. The deal gives Argo a $7 billion valuation.Read More...
2019-07-12, 18:26

Ford Recalls 22,690 Endeavour SUVs In India For Faulty Airbag Inflators The recall is a voluntary one and has been prompted to inspect the front airbag inflators on the Endeavour. The affected lot had been made at the company's Chennai plant between February 2004 and......
2019-07-19, 18:00

Ford's Trademark Applications for 'Badlands' and 'Adrenaline' Could Mean New Truck Packages in the Future Ford hit the U.S. Patent and Trademark offices earlier this month and the names it trademarked sound like some fun trucks are just waiting to happen....
2019-07-25, 01:13

This Barn Find 1968 Ford Mustang Fastback Came With the Ashes of Its Former Owner Back in November of last year, a Georgia man drove to North Carolina to pick up a 1968 Ford Mustang fastback, but when he arrived, he found a surprise. In the passenger seat sat a mason jar filled with the ashes of the pony car’s former owner. The story, originally written last fall by MustangFanClu...
2019-06-13, 05:39

Ford recalls 1.2 million Explorer SUVs, 123,000 F-150 pickups over crash risk Ford Motor Co. issued several recalls, including more than 1.2 million Ford Explorer SUVs and more than 120,000 Ford F-150 pickup trucks.       ...
2019-06-12, 16:13

Ford's director of global strategic design, David Woodhouse, resigns Woodhouse, who had been with the company for 20 years, helped turn around Lincoln by crafting the luxury brand's new "quiet flight" design philosophy....
2019-06-08, 18:00

Ford Secretly Directed Dealers to Fix Faulty Transmissions for a Week: Report Ford directed dealers to fix, for free, faulty transmissions the automaker knowingly sold customers if owners noticed a problem and got their vehicles into a dealership by July 19, the Detroit Free Press reports....
2019-07-21, 01:01

Ford recalls 1.2 million Explorer SUVs for potential steering problem Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is recalling 1.2 million Explorer sport utility vehicles in the United States for a potential suspension defect that could lead to reduced steering control....
2019-06-12, 20:13

Ford enjoys June sales boom in Russia despite closing car factories Ford enjoyed a sales boom in a falling Russian market in June despite closing two car plants as the automaker ends sales of passenger vehicles in the country....
2019-07-09, 15:39

Volkswagen concludes partnership with self-driving start-up Aurora, in talks with Ford Volkswagen has ended its relationship with Amazon-backed self-driving start-up Aurora, and is now considering partnerships with Ford and competitor Argo AI, CNBC has confirmed....
2019-06-11, 20:39

Ford ready to sell Russian plants, says companies have shown interest "We are open to discuss potential sales to other companies," Ford of Europe Chairman Steven Armstrong on the sidelines of the International Economic Forum. "We have had interest from a number of different companies."...
2019-06-07, 16:26

Ford F-series Super Duty pickup truck gets Tremor Off-Road package Tremor is an equipment package that will come with features like rock-crawl mode. Ford will offer it on some F-250 and 350 models.       ...
2019-06-27, 19:26

UPDATE 1-Ford recalls 1.2 million Explorer SUVs for potential steering problem Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is recalling 1.2 million Explorer sport utility vehicles in the United States for a potential suspension defect that could lead to reduced steering control....
2019-06-12, 17:39

Ford faces lawsuit alleging carbon monoxide leak in police Explorers The six plaintiffs, all state troopers in Washington, claim they suffered from headaches, nausea, foggy thinking or flu-like symptoms from driving the vehicles....
2019-08-14, 04:26

Tires that patch their own holes? 2020 Ford Explorer represents upcoming trend 2020 Ford Explorer's tires will fix themselves and last longer than run-flat. Expect more vehicles to have self-sealing tires.        ...
2019-06-29, 19:13

These companies are buying thousands of American cars made by Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler 24/7 Wall St. compiled a list of the companies with the largest fleets of vehicles made by the Big Three American Automakers.       ...
2019-08-01, 19:00

Ford partners with robots maker Agility Robotics in mobility service push Ford Motor Co said on Wednesday it is partnering with walking robots maker Agility Robotics to assist self-driving delivery vans drop packages at the doorsteps of people's homes....
2019-05-22, 17:00

Watch An Electric Ford F-150 Prototype Tow a 1 Million Pound Train as Part of a PR Stunt Ford has already promised us an all-electric F-150, and now, to prove to The Truck People that EVs can be Tough and Macho, The Blue Oval brand put together a PR stunt involving an F-150 prototype towing over 1 million pounds worth of train cars. Watch this EV pickup tug....
2019-07-24, 00:26

Ford Is Working on Package-Delivering Robots That Fold Up Inside Self-Driving Cars These days, we keep hearing automakers talk about all the partnerships they’re forming for autonomous cars, car sharing, large-scale electrification, and just general “mobility solutions.” A lot of it is bullshit meant to make the companies appear on the cutting edge, and some is legit research. I w...
2019-05-23, 04:00

Ford’s demo of a robot working in unison with a self-driving car is a wild glimpse into the future If you’re skeptical of or put off by the idea of self-driving cars, then there’s a good chance you won’t be a fan of Ford’s intriguing research project designed to have robots get out of self-driving cars and deliver packages right to your door. Over the past few months, Ford...
2019-05-23, 08:00

Ford executive hired by Credit Suisse to lead auto tech banking Joe Heyer’s coverage area will include autonomous vehicles, components and software, the bank said Monday in a memo that was confirmed by a spokesman....
2019-07-09, 19:26

Ford Focus recall: Automaker recalls 58,000 vehicles that could get deformed fuel tank Ford Motor Co. is recalling about 58,000 Focus cars in North America to fix a powertrain software issue that could cause a deformed fuel tank.       ...
2019-07-09, 16:52

Ford GT Le Mans preview: ‘The hype is matched by the roar of the engine’ | Martin Love As the 87th edition of Le Mans prepares to get under way next weekend, all eyes will be on the last of the factory Ford GTsFord GTPrice £320,000Engine 3.5-litre V6Top speed 216mphConsumption 17mpg (if you’re lucky)Next weekend marks the 87th running of the world’s most famous 24-hour endurance race....
2019-06-09, 07:13

Watch: Harrison Ford says Peter Mayhew had 'dignity and class' on 'Tonight Show' Harrison Ford appeared on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" where he paid tribute to his friend and "Star Wars" co-star, the late Peter Mayhew....
2019-05-24, 14:52

M-Sport Ford's Elfyn Evans to miss WRC Rally Finland with back injury Elfyn Evans will miss next month's World Rally Championship round Rally Finland after injuring his back at last week's Rally Estonia, and will be replaced by Gus Greensmith...
2019-07-17, 15:52

Ford extends warranty on Focus and Fiesta clutches, will reimburse customers for repairs Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday it is extending its warranty for 560,000 Focus and Fiesta cars and will reimburse owners who paid for repairs.       ...
2019-08-14, 22:26

At $12,900, Has This Rebuilt-Titled 2016 Ford Focus “ST” Sedan Been Built for a Quick Sale? If you’ve wanted a Ford Focus ST then you’re likely resigned to driving a hatch. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe candidate is, amazingly enough, a saloon. It’s a custom job and carries a rebuilt title. Let’s figure out what that might be all about....
2019-05-27, 15:13

Volkswagen zooms ahead in extension of alliance with Ford to electric, automated cars Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said they will spend billions of dollars to jointly develop electric and self-driving vehicles, deepening a global alliance to slash development and manufacturing costs while positioning VW as the initial winner....
2019-07-12, 17:39

Francis Ford Coppola recuts 'Apocalypse Now’ (again) for its 40th anniversary Director Francis Ford Coppola revealed 5 new things about his epic 1979 film at the premiere of "Apocalypse Now Final Cut" Monday with Martin Sheen.        ...
2019-08-13, 12:26

UPDATE 2-Ford, Volkswagen promise details on electric, autonomous vehicle alliance Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said on Thursday they are expanding their global alliance announced in January with deals expected to involve collaboration on electric and autonomous vehicles....
2019-07-11, 22:26

VW, Ford Reach Outline Agreement To Share Electric, Autonomous Tech - Report Ford and Volkswagen have reached an outline agreement to share electric and autonomous car technologies, extending their alliance beyond a cooperation on commerical vehicles....
2019-07-08, 12:13

As Queen’s Park rises, any campaign help from Ford carries both risks and rewards for Scheer "He needs to be seen as a standalone leader, not the little brother to better-known premiers," one strategist said of the risk Andrew Scheer may run by taking help from Doug Ford....
2019-06-08, 08:13

China fines Ford's Changan venture $24 million for violating anti-monopoly law China's market regulator said it has fined Ford's joint venture with Changan Automobile Group $23.55 million for violating anti-monopoly law....
2019-06-05, 17:26

New Aston Martin factory in Wales gives hope to workers at Ford engine plant Aston Martin started pre-production of the DBX crossover at a new plant in Wales. The factory offers a potential lifeline to workers at a nearby Ford engine plant that will be shuttered next year....
2019-06-14, 15:26

Scott Disick & Willa Ford Transform Steve Aoki's Spare Room: See the Before & After! Steve Aoki's Las Vegas mansion had just about everything: a lacquered home office straight out of a NASA control room, an indoor "playhouse" that functions as a literal gymnastics......
2019-08-05, 08:13

Ford secretly tells dealers: Fix faulty Focus, Fiesta transmissions until July 19 Ford Motor Co. quietly notified dealers to expand warranty coverage of its 2011-17 Fiesta and Focus vehicles after a Detroit Free Press investigation.       ...
2019-07-18, 22:00

‘We need to get a handle on the exact count,’ Doug Ford says of autism program wait list "There seems to be numbers flying all over the place from the experts to other organizations. So we need to get a handle on the exact count," the premier said in an interview with Global News Radio 640 Toronto on Tuesday....
2019-07-03, 23:13

Ford's 2020 Explorer and Escape expected to lead explosion of new car models Ford is launching a long line of new car models, starting with the Escape and Explorer in 2020. Ford could see a $2 billion profit with this move.       ...
2019-06-13, 19:39

UPDATE 1-Ford expected to announce closure of Welsh engine factory- source Ford is expected to announce on Thursday that it is closing its engine facility in Wales, a source told Reuters, putting at risk 1,700 jobs in what would be the latest blow to Britain's car industry....
2019-06-06, 11:01

Ford shares plunge after earnings fall short, 2019 forecast disappoints Ford, which has slashed thousands of jobs this year, is also investing $11 billion by 2022 in electric and hybrid vehicles to try to keep pace in a changing industry....
2019-07-25, 00:00

Ford recalls 270,000 Fusion cars to fix glitch that can cause vehicles to shift gears and roll away Ford Motor issued a recall of more than 270,000 Fusion vehicles in North America because of a transmission issue that can allow the cars to shift into a different gear than the one the driver selected....
2019-05-21, 16:00

Ford EcoSport Thunder Edition Launched In India; Prices Start At Rs. 10.18 Lakh Bringing some freshness to its subcompact SUV, Ford India has introduced EcoSport Thunder Edition in the country with cosmetic and feature upgrades. The 2019 Ford EcoSport Thunder Edition is priced at......
2019-06-04, 13:13

Melania Trump reportedly told Donald that Christine Blasey Ford was ‘lying’ A new book says that first lady Melania Trump told her husband she thought Christine Blasey Ford was lying when she testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee against Justice Brett Kavanaugh. “You know that woman is lying, don’t you?” Melania Trump told President Trump, according to “Justice on...
2019-07-08, 10:13

Ford preps crossover debuts for Frankfurt auto show while rivals pull out Ford said it will attend the Frankfurt auto show in September in a boost for the event after rivals such as Toyota, Renault and all of Fiat Chrysler's marques decided to skip the event. So far, 22 brands have decided not to exhibit in Frankfurt....
2019-05-31, 19:13

VW, Ford reach outline agreement to share electric, autonomous tech - source Ford and Volkswagen have reached an outline agreement to share electric and autonomous car technologies, extending their alliance beyond a cooperation on commerical vehicles, a source familiar with the matter said on Friday....
2019-07-05, 16:13

Ford and Volkswagen have inked a deal to share technology for electric and autonomous vehicles (F, VW) Ford Motor Company Ford and Volkswagen will collaborate on electric and autonomous vehicle technologies. The new framework will be an extension of last year's partnership on commercial vehicles. Both companies declined to give any more details, but said the talks are productive and ongoing. Visi...
2019-07-05, 23:52