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Ford debuts first pursuit-rated F-150 police pickup

Ford debuts first pursuit-rated F-150 police pickupThe off-road capable 2018 F-150 Police Responder will be on roads in spring 2018
  • Ford
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Ford

Lucid Motors said to have takeover talks with Ford

Lucid Motors said to have takeover talks with FordSources say electric-car maker Lucid approached Ford about possible sale
  • Ford
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Ford

2018 Mustang burnout feature demonstrated

2018 Mustang burnout feature demonstratedKeith Weston, Vehicle Integration Supervisor, Ford Motor Company Mustang Program demonstrates how a line lock works in the 2018 Mustang, it allows you to lock the front wheels and spin the back wheels to warm up tires for better traction.
  • Ford
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Dream Cruise

Ford sponsoring 2017 Woodward Dream Cruise

Ford sponsoring 2017 Woodward Dream CruiseFord Motor Co. announced Wednesday morning it would take over sponsorship for the annual event
  • Dream Cruise
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on big test for Detroit auto

Podcast: Howes on big test for Detroit autoThe sales slowdown and quickening pace of electrification will give Detroit’s automakers a chance to prove some things.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 weeks ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Government drives electrifying autos, not market

Howes: Government drives electrifying autos, not marketSmart money is betting the trend is irreversible, whatever consumers want or how the change will affect real people
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Ford

Ford has record June sales in China

Ford has record June sales in ChinaThe automaker reported that sales of its Mondeo sedan and some SUVS grew last month
  • Ford
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Detroit’s bid for respect is earned, not given

Howes: Detroit’s bid for respect earned, not givenFor skeptical investors eager to see Motor City majors manage adversity, now could be their chance to get an early look
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

Automakers unlikely to set a record with ’17 sales

Automakers unlikely to set a record with ’17 salesSome auto brands reported sales increases for June, while the Detroit Three are all down at the halfway point this year
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Mobility

Phoenix emerging as Mich. rival for self-driving tests

Phoenix emerges as Mich. rival for driverless testsLimited regulations, advantageous weather and welcoming atmosphere attract automakers and tech companies
  • Mobility
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Mobility

Ford creates robotics, artificial intelligence team

Ford creates robotics, artificial intelligence teamNew Ford team will be focused on self-driving technology
  • Mobility
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Ford

Ford adds ‘burnout’ feature to all 2018 Mustangs

Ford adds ‘burnout’ feature to all 2018 MustangsAll new Mustangs can have their front brakes locked so drivers can smoke the rear tires
  • Ford
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Ford

Ford recalls 400K Transit vans for possible power loss

Ford recalls 400K Transit vans for possible power lossThe coupling can separate from the drive shaft, causing loss of power or unintended movement while in park
  • Ford
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Mobility

Ford launches Bay Area ‘GoBike’ service

Ford launches Bay Area ‘GoBike’ serviceContinuing its mobility push, Ford will roll out bike-sharing program in Bay Area
  • Mobility
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Toledo Jeeps top list of American-made metal

Howes: Toledo Jeeps top list of American-made metalTouting ‘Made in America’ is easier said than done, now that the global genie is out of the proverbial bottle.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on Ford’s big China play

Podcast: Howes on Ford’s big China playHowes: Ford’s move to produce its Focus compact in China signals a turn in the decision-making atop the Glass House.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 4 weeks ago
Mobility

Ford expands Chariot shuttle service to Seattle

Ford expands Chariot shuttle service to SeattleFord continues expansion of Chariot shuttle service it bought last year
  • Mobility
  • 1 month ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Blue Oval upends ‘build where you sell’ mantra

Howes: Ford upends ‘build where you sell’ mantraDeclining oil prices, investor pressure to maximize returns on capital push Ford to make politically dicey decisions.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 month ago
Mobility

Ford gathers street-smarts to guide cars of future

Ford gathers street-smarts to guide cars of futureFord plans to bring a fully autonomous vehicle to market by 2021, but says that’s just the start
  • Mobility
  • 1 month ago
Ford

Ford to shift Focus production to China in 2019

Ford to shift Focus production to China in 2019The Ford Focus, currently manufactured at Michigan Assembly, was to have been built in Mexico
  • Ford
  • 1 month ago
Ford

New Expedition is tough, lean and mean

New Expedition is tough, lean and meanAll models of the new Ford Expedition get a horsepower boost
  • Ford
  • 1 month ago
Mobility

Ford’s Smart Mobility arm extends to London

Ford’s Smart Mobility arm extends to LondonFord makes a bet on mobility with office in London
  • Mobility
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Tech threat to Detroit outweighs foreign rivalry

Howes: Tech threat to Detroit outweighs foreign rivalryThey’re far more beloved by smart money looking for the next Amazon to score a payout, change forever the auto industry
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on Ford following Team GM

Podcast: Howes on Ford following Team GMFord Motor Co.’s senior leadership shakeup amounts to a tacit admission the Blue Oval is lagging its cross-town rival.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Ford

15K salaried Ford workers offered buyouts

15K salaried Ford workers offered buyoutsFord looking for 1,400 white-collar workers to take voluntary retirement
  • Ford
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Profit-rich Ford facing tough, new road ahead

Howes: Profit-rich Ford facing tough, new road aheadAnalyst: Blue Oval’s earnings outlook ‘may need to be reset as much as 50 percent lower over the next 18 to 24 months’
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Ford

Ford increasing summer production of SUVs

Ford increasing summer production of SUVsFord Motor Co. will operate its Kentucky SUV plant for an extra week to meet demand for the Ford Escape and Lincoln MKC
  • Ford
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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