NEWS2BUSINESS.NET: Top News and Analysis 23:00, 09/13/2019

Ford Foundation president asking $4.2M for NYC pad

Darren Walker, president of the philanthropic Ford Foundation, is about to list his NoMad apartment for $4.2 million. The home is on the 12th floor of 15 E. 26th St., known as Fifteen Madison Square North. The 2,000-squa...

Ford Foundation president asking $4.2M for NYC pad

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I'm Teresa Younger, President of the Ms. Foundation for Women, and This Is How I Work “At the Ms. Foundation for Women, we believe in a just and safe world where power and possibility are not limited by gender, race, class, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or age,” says foundation president and CEO Teresa Younger, quoting the feminist foundation’s statement of vision. ...
20:00, 06/12/2019

'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....
22:16, 07/15/2019

Ford names new president for China joint venture to deepen alliance amid falling sales Ford Motor Co on Thursday named Steven Armstrong president of the Changan Ford joint venture in China to deepen the alliance and push for more models, as the U.S. carmaker tries to stem a decline in sales in the world's second largest economy....
20:48, 08/22/2019

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....
21:00, 06/04/2019

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....
14:00, 06/19/2019

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities in Europe will be distributed among Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley and others....
17:16, 08/22/2019

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....
18:16, 06/21/2019

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....
14:32, 06/11/2019

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....
02:32, 08/13/2019

Investors ticked off: FORD isn't Ford Anytime Ford Motor Co. makes big news, some careless investors mistakenly buy shares of Forward Industries, a Florida company with the ticker symbol "FORD."...
06:32, 08/20/2019

Predators Foundation distributes over $675,000 in grants The Nashville Predators Foundation has distributed 145 grants totaling nearly $676,000 to community service and charitable organizations based in Nashville and Middle Tennessee        ...
13:32, 05/03/2019

UA Foundation to celebrate AZ Assurance program TUCSON – The University of Arizona Foundation will be celebrating one of its scholarship programs and a distinguished member on Tuesday. While Arizona Assurance will receive two gifts, Edie Auslander, who headed fundraising for the program from 2008 until her retirement at the end of 2018 will be re...
18:48, 05/14/2019

Cloud needs a modern data foundation, modern data needs a cloud foundation Survey shows that cloud helps accelerate data modernization and transformation efforts. But it needs to be undertaken gradually, with an eye to security and performance....
20:00, 08/31/2019

President Trump Responds to President Carter’s Attacks on His Legitimacy: ‘He Was a Terrible President’ WASHINGTON — Donald Trump on Saturday dismissed former President Jimmy Carter’s swipe at the legitimacy of his presidency, calling it nothing more than a “Democrat talking point,” while offering his own digs at the 94-year-old Carter. Speaking to reporters at a press conferen...
17:32, 06/29/2019

Fender to raise $3M for young musicians via new foundation Fender will donate $1 million to the Fender Play Foundation, a new non-profit featuring Chris Stapleton, Avril Lavigne and Brendon Urie as ambassadors....
01:48, 09/19/2019

Marilyn Nelson given $100,000 award from Poetry Foundation Marilyn Nelson is receiving a $100,000 lifetime achievement award from the Poetry Foundation, which also is honoring Naomi Shihab Nye and Terrance Hayes...
17:00, 05/07/2019

A's sign 8-year-old for a day through Make-A-Wish Foundation The Oakland Athletics have signed 8-year-old August Wold for a day to grant his dream through the Make-A-Wish Foundation       ...
02:16, 07/28/2019

From The Ultimate Summer Foundation To Why You Should Get To A Face Gym ASAP In this week's edit, model, photographer and Vogue contributing editor Laura Bailey shares the exhibition to visit, the documentary to watch, and the collaboration to covet...
06:00, 06/18/2019

Duke and Duchess of Sussex to start new foundation Kensington Palace says the Duke and Duchess of Sussex will be starting their own foundation to support their charitable endeavors, formally spinning off from the entity Prince Harry and Prince William established together a decade ago...
16:00, 06/20/2019

Krupp Foundation: We supported Thyssenkrupp's Tata JV plans Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Stiftung - Thyssenkrupp's biggest shareholder - said it had supported the company's management in its joint venture plans with India's Tata Steel and the planned split up....
16:32, 05/10/2019

Foundation stone laid for controversial hydroelectric dam in Tanzania President John Magufuli defended the construction of the dam in Stiegler Gorge. Critics fear it could herald the end of the Selous Game Reserve which is home to a wealth of flora and fauna....
18:32, 07/26/2019

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's New Foundation Name Revealed Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are beginning a new chapter as the directors of their own charitable foundation. It's been nearly a month since the Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced......
04:16, 07/18/2019

Gift, or Gimmick? What's the Deal with Pür’s 100-Shade Foundation Debut? Does size really matter? When it comes to which cosmetic company has the most diverse foundation range, apparently so. Since 2017’s 40-shade Fenty Beauty launch, we’ve watched company after company attempt to match or exceed their all-inclusive ethos (thanks, Rihanna), with occasionally deeply disap...
23:16, 05/20/2019

As Buttigieg Builds His Campaign, Gay Donors Provide the Foundation In amassing a small fortune, the South Bend mayor has had the backing of an exuberant L.G.B.T. donor base. But relying on wealthy contributors carries political risk....
11:32, 04/30/2019

Home Ministry Cancels Registration Of Infosys Foundation The Home Ministry has cancelled the registration of Bengaluru-based NGO Infosys Foundation for alleged violation of norms in receiving foreign grants, officials said Monday....
16:48, 05/13/2019

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation Wants To Redesign The Denim Industry Ellen MacArthur has introduced a set of guidelines that will help denim companies reduce their waste, eliminate pollution, and eventually implement “circular” manufacturing practices...
15:48, 07/18/2019

Softball Game Raises Money For #loveBIG Foundation LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Woodford County family hopes to carry on the legacy of their loved one after he was killed in a car accident two years ago. Jack Paris’ family created the #loveBIG Foundation in 2017 to help people like he did. Jack’s sister, Abigail Paris, says her fami...
01:16, 05/12/2019

Weill Foundation announces A.I. partnership with Dept. of Energy The Department of Energy and the Weill Foundation on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding for a new public-private partnership which will use the agency's artificial intelligence capabilities for biomedical research....
02:16, 08/27/2019

Harry & Meghan to set up separate charity foundation from Will & Kate As they promised, the young royals are separating some of their charitable work as Harry and Meghan launch new foundation by end of the year.        ...
23:00, 06/20/2019

| Koen: Junior Springboks have solid foundation to build on Junior Springbok assistant coach, Louis Koen belives the teamhad a solid base to build on in the World Rugby U20 Championship after victory over Scotland....
21:48, 06/06/2019

See it: Tornado lifts house off foundation in North Carolina Shocking video footage taken during a tornado caused by Hurricane Dorian shows the twister lift a small house off of its foundation in North Carolina. The tornado struck the beach town of Emerald Isle last Thursday as Hurricane Dorian made its way up the east coast of the United States. As the funne...
09:32, 09/10/2019

A New Sensation: Fenty Beauty’s Got a New Foundation Finish Coming We asked, and Rihanna listened. If like me, you were wowed by Fenty’s 40—now 50—shades of foundation but didn’t find Pro Filt’r’s “soft matte” finish an ideal match, the groundbreaking brand has another offering in-store, come Aug. 15. That’s right; for those of us who need a little more moisture in...
22:48, 08/05/2019

ESA Foundation’s Anastasia Staten — how to change the face of gaming The show floor wasn’t as crowded with exhibits this year at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), the big game trade show in Los Angeles last week. And one of the beneficiaries of that were charities, like the Stack Up veterans in gaming group as well as the ESA Foundation, a charity associa...
18:00, 06/19/2019

Biden Foundation suspends operations, effective immediately Former Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden "now will be devoting all their time and effort to the presidential campaign," board chair Ted Kaufman said on Thursday....
19:32, 04/28/2019

Bayer to work with Foundation Medicine on selecting cancer patients Bayer struck a collaboration deal with Roche's Foundation Medicine Inc. to develop test kits for genetic sequencing of tumor cells to identify cancer patients that benefit from Bayer's Vitrakvi drug....
02:16, 05/30/2019

Boom: Heritage Foundation raises record $14M to fight socialism The Heritage Foundation, the nation’s top conservative think tank, just broke a fundraising record to fight the growing wave of socialism and act on a new strategic plan to expand its policy influence on Capitol Hill and inside the administration....
20:32, 05/03/2019

Michael Jackson's ex-publicist touts foundation to 'protect' legacy A former publicist for Michael Jackson on Thursday announced plans for a charitable foundation not affiliated with the late pop singer's family or estate, intended to defend and promote the legacy of the controversial entertainer....
02:16, 08/23/2019

Walmart's $3.3 billion acquisition of Jet.com is still the foundation on which all of its e-commerce dreams are built (WMT) Sarah Jacobs/Business Insider Walmart bought hot e-commerce startup Jet.com in a $3.3 billion deal in 2016. Now, Walmart is folding all Jet employees in to the rest of its e-commerce operations, while retaining the Jet brand. While Jet has struggled to thrive in the niche Walmart wanted it to fill,...
22:00, 06/13/2019

Heritage Foundation bewildered by Biden claim about Trump tax cuts The conservative Heritage Foundation reacted with bewilderment on Wednesday after Joe Biden claimed that the think tank had condemned the 2017 Trump-GOP tax cuts, saying the former vice president's claim simply has no basis in reality....
01:16, 08/29/2019

The Gates Foundation Is Filling Its Coffers With Profits From Private Prisons For soulless ghouls who view the bottom line as superior to basic human rights, for-profit prisons are an apt investment, one that the investment arm of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation just increased its stake in.Read more......
14:00, 07/24/2019

Weill Family Foundation announces A.I. partnership with Energy Department The Department of Energy and the Weill Foundation on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding for a new public-private partnership which will use the agency's artificial intelligence capabilities for biomedical research....
02:48, 08/27/2019

Michael Jackson’s former publicist sets up foundation to heal icon’s legacy “I don’t think any of us has been a greater victim than Michael Jackson,” publicist Raymone Bain said at a press conference in a glitzy DC hotel ballroom that bellowed with the accused child molester's music....
00:16, 08/23/2019

Foundation Stone Of Pak University In Birth Place Of Guru Nanak Dev Laid The foundation stone of Baba Guru Nanak International University has been laid in Nankana Sahib, the birth place of founder of Sikhism Baba Guru Nanak Dev, in Pakistan's Punjab province, more that a......
20:48, 07/13/2019

IBM joins Linux Foundation AI to promote open source trusted AI workflows As AI spreads like wildfire through the enterprise, IBM is stepping up efforts to promote open source tools for building fair, robust and explainable AI systems....
01:16, 08/22/2019

German politicians quarrel over climate foundation, citizen bond: sources German Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition government is split over the creation of a climate foundation that would aim to attract funds from citizens by issuing 'green bonds' with state-subsidised interest rates....
06:16, 09/12/2019

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation under fire over award to Indian PM Modi International human rights activists have slammed a decision by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to hand India's controversial Prime Minister an award in recognition of his work to improve sanitation in the country....
21:32, 09/12/2019

India asks its states not to partner with Philip Morris-funded foundation India's health ministry has asked all state governments in the country not to partner with the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World (FSFW) because of its links to tobacco giant Philip Morris International Inc, a letter seen by Reuters showed....
16:00, 06/30/2019

RPT-India asks its states not to partner with Philip Morris-funded foundation India's health ministry has asked all state governments in the country not to partner with the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World (FSFW) because of its links to tobacco giant Philip Morris International Inc, a letter seen by Reuters showed....
05:48, 07/01/2019

Body foundation to cover your veins? Why Kim Kardashian's new product has caused a ruckus The debate over whether makeup empowers or oppresses can’t hide the fact that female imperfection is increasingly unacceptableAs with most things Kim Kardashian does, the reality star’s latest beauty product – an already sold-out Skin Perfecting Body Foundation – has sparked an online back-and-forth...
21:48, 06/26/2019

Mark Meadows: Russia investigation's origins 'built on a foundation of sand' The origins of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation are built on a flimsy foundation, according to House Freedom Caucus Chairman Mark Meadows....
07:32, 06/07/2019

Annual “Cooking with the Stars” event to benefit Easterseals Blake Foundation TUCSON – The Annual “Cooking with the Stars” event benefiting the Easterseals Blake Foundation was held on Thursday, September 19. The event invited eighteen celebrities to cook up meals at Mr. An’s with proceeds going to help children in foster care. Some of those celebritie...
05:49, 09/21/2019

RSS Body Urges PM To Reconsider Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Award Prime Minister Narendra Modi should reconsider the award to be given to him by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF), as it faces "severe allegations" and does business in the "guise of......
03:00, 09/03/2019

Cameron Boyce's Family Launches Foundation In His Honor Following Tragic Death "We all go," Cameron Boyce mused in his speech at the 2018 Thirst Project, "What you leave should be bigger than you." And that's certainly true for the Disney star......
19:32, 07/16/2019

3 Kingdoms of Creamy Complexions: Juvia’s Place to Debut Their 1st Foundation Line on May 20 Makeup lovers of all ethnicities have fallen in love with Juvia’s Place cosmetics; their super-saturated pigments and gorgeously curated, African-themed palettes make dramatically colorful looks easy—and stunningly affordable....
22:00, 05/14/2019

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation under fire over award for Narendra Modi Alleged human rights violations cast a pall over recognition of Indian prime minister’s flagship sanitation and hygiene initiativeThe Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is facing a barrage of criticism from prominent lawyers, human rights activists and philanthropists after it announced that it would...
18:32, 09/12/2019

German AIDS Foundation hosts 8th charity opera gala in Bonn With the help of world famous opera stars, the German Aids Foundation opera gala in Bonn aims to raise money to support people suffering from HIV/AIDs in Mozambique....
18:32, 05/10/2019

| Roger Federer Foundation issues statement after 'Match in Africa' ticket chaos The CEO of the Roger Federer Foundation has issued a statement after irate tennis fans were left angered after failing to obtain tickets for next February's 'Match in Africa'....
15:00, 09/04/2019

China says first-half growth sets good foundation for hitting 2019 GDP target China's first-half economic growth of 6.3% was "hard-won" and laid a good foundation for achieving a full-year growth target of between 6% and 6.5%, a spokesman for the country's statistics bureau said on Monday....
08:16, 07/15/2019

REFILE-India asks its states not to partner with Philip Morris-funded foundation India's health ministry has asked all state governments in the country not to partner with the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World (FSFW) because of its links to tobacco giant Philip Morris International Inc, a letter seen by Reuters showed....
01:16, 07/01/2019

George Takei's real-life internment formed the foundation of 'The Terror: Infamy' "I was astounded by the recognition of the barracks," said George Takei, recalling his time on the set of "The Terror: Infamy," the second instalment of AMC's now-ongoing horror anthology series. The new season is set against an historical backdrop that Takei, at 82, remembers all too vividly from h...
04:00, 08/13/2019

2019 James Beard Foundation Awards honor restaurants and chefs; see the winners The annual James Beard Foundation Awards recognize the nation’s culinary front-runners across more than 20 categories.        ...
16:32, 05/08/2019

Sign In With Apple Exposes Users to Security Risks, OpenID Foundation Claims OpenID Foundation says that although Apple has used significant parts of OpenID Connect for Sign In with Apple implementation, its code is not completely aligned with OpenID, leaving the users......
11:32, 07/02/2019

Uber, Google, IBM, and others join Urban Computing Foundation to create tools for ‘cities of tomorrow’ The Linux Foundation today announced the Urban Computing Foundation, a new industry-wide effort to create software to 'support the cities of tomorrow.'Read More...
17:16, 05/07/2019

Lord's will turn red during Ashes Test to raise funds for the Ruth Strauss Foundation The second day of next month's Ashes Test at Lord's will be dedicated to the Ruth Strauss Foundation, the charity set up in memory of the wife of former England captain Andrew Strauss....
22:48, 07/16/2019

Eclipse Foundation’s OpenMobility group aims to foster ‘collaboration’ around urban planning and driverless cars The Eclipse Foundation today launched OpenMobility Working Group, which aims to establish a common simulation platform for civil engineering.Read More...
16:00, 05/13/2019

One year after Kate Spade's death, her foundation fulfills $1 million mental health pledge The Kate Spade company said it hopes to encourage more conversation, education and research around mental health.        ...
23:48, 06/05/2019

Louisiana-Lafayette football coach Billy Napier pushes players donate to athletics foundation University of Louisiana at Lafayette football coach Billy Napier has new team rule: All scholarship players should donate to athletics foundation.       ...
20:00, 08/16/2019

Louisiana-Lafayette coach Billy Napier defends requiring players to donate to athletic foundation Louisiana-Lafayette football coach Billy Napier defended having players pay $50 a year to be members of athletic foundation, saying he'll cover cost.       ...
13:00, 08/17/2019

Maryland grandma who gave birth to daughter's triplets inspired foundation that funded $800,000-worth of infertility procedures A Maryland woman who at the age of 55 carried triplets for her daughter inspired a foundation that helps couples who are struggling to get pregnant afford fertility procedures, according to a report....
15:00, 09/04/2019

A Taste of Success: The Iconoclast Dinner Experience and James Beard Foundation Are Giving Chefs of Color a Seat at the Table What does success taste like? If you’re one of the countless chefs working in upscale kitchens across America, it may be recognition from the James Beard Foundation. Fondly known as the “Oscars of Food,” the preeminent culinary organization in the United States is celebrating its 29th annual awards ...
03:32, 05/07/2019

Jeffrey Epstein reportedly used $128,000 from his nonprofit science foundation to pay the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office for off-duty deputies who guarded him during his work release New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services / Handout via REUTERS Jeffrey Epstein reportedly used $128,000 from his nonprofit, the Florida Science Foundation, to pay the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office for off-duty deputies to guard him during his 2008 work-release program. Epstein was ...
14:48, 07/18/2019

QPR to rename Loftus Road 'The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium' next season after fan vote Loftus Road will be renamed The Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium from the start of the next season after QPR gifted the naming rights to the local charity....
11:16, 06/07/2019

President Trump Admits He Spoke to Ukraine President About Corruption and Possibly Biden (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that he spoke to Ukraine’s new president about his summer election and the fact that “we don’t want our people, like Vice President Biden and his son” contributing to corruption already happening in the Eastern European ...
00:00, 09/23/2019

Former Vice President Joe Biden says he 'absolutely agrees' with comment that Trump is an 'illegitimate president' AP Photo/Michael Dwyer During a campaign event in New Hampshire, former Vice President Joe Biden said he agreed with a woman who said that President Donald Trump is an "illegitimate president in my mind." This is Biden's first trip to New Hampshire since announcing his 2020 presidential run last mo...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Mark Levin: President Trump 'the most abused president in American history' "Life, Liberty & Levin" host Mark Levin unloaded on Democrats Wednesday night and called President Trump the "most abused president in American history."...
14:00, 05/23/2019

French President Macron Gave President Trump a ‘Friendship Tree’ Last Year. It Is Now Dead French President Emmanuel Macron has confirmed the “friendship tree” he presented as a gift to the White House last year has died, and that a replacement is on the way. President Donald Trump and Macron originally planted the European sessile oak together in April 2018 when Macron made h...
01:16, 06/13/2019

President Trump Claims Credit for Shell Plant Announced in 2012 Under President Obama MONACA, Pa. — President Donald Trump sought to take credit Tuesday for the construction of a major manufacturing facility in western Pennsylvania as he tries to reinvigorate supporters in the Rust Belt towns that sent him to the White House in 2016. Trump visited Shell’s soon-to-be compl...
17:00, 08/14/2019

Joe Biden Denounces Report Trump Urged Ukraine President to Investigate the Former Vice President’s Son (WASHINGTON) — Former Vice President Joe Biden on Friday decried reports that President Donald Trump urged the president of Ukraine to look into his son’s business dealings there. Biden said in a statement that if the reports are true, “Then there is truly no bottom to President Tr...
16:33, 09/21/2019

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to consider G7 funding for Amazon if French President Emmanuel Macron apologizes Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he would only consider a $20 million offer from the G7 to help fight wildfires in the Amazon if French President Emmanuel Macron apologizes to him for comments he found insulting....
08:48, 08/28/2019

Iran’s President Rouhani mocks President Trump, says the White House is ‘afflicted by mental retardation’ TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s President Rouhani mocks President Trump, says the White House is ‘afflicted by mental retardation’...
12:48, 06/25/2019

Surprise! Beloved President Ronald Reagan Was a Racist: Unearthed Call to Then-President Nixon Proves It History has been kind to former President Ronald Reagan. In death, the story of Reagan, the racist actor-turned-racist president has morphed into Reagan, the conservative maverick whose vision for America created the blueprint for “self-reliance.”...
00:48, 08/01/2019

President Trump Says He’ll Raise China Tariffs If President Xi Won’t Meet at G-20 President Donald Trump threatened to raise tariffs on China again if President Xi Jinping doesn’t meet with him at the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Japan. Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday that he could impose tariffs of 25%, or “much higher than 25%” on $300 bill...
05:16, 06/11/2019

‘An Honor Mr. President.’ Chrissy Teigen Claps Back at President Trump’s ‘Filthy-Mouthed Wife’ Jab on Twitter It was an eventful Sunday night on Twitter, as President Donald Trump took to the platform to share his thoughts about singer John Legend‘s prison reform activism — and called out Chrissy Teigen, the model, cookbook author, show host and popular Twitter personality, referring to her as L...
08:48, 09/10/2019

Tunisia president hospitalized after health scare: president's son Tunisia's 92-year-old president, Beji Caid Essebsi, was taken to a military hospital on Wednesday, the son of the president said, the second health crisis for the leader in a month....
02:16, 07/25/2019

Federal corruption investigation involves UAW president, former president A source says the criminal complaint against UAW Region 5 Director Vance Pearson refers to UAW President Gary Jones and his predecessor.       ...
20:00, 09/13/2019

The Raspberry Pi Foundation unveils the Raspberry Pi 4 The Raspberry Pi 4 is here — and it’s an awesome upgrade. Earlier rumors said that it would take a while before a major Raspberry Pi upgrade, but it’s available starting today. When it comes to physical design, the Raspberry Pi 4 Model B looks a lot like the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, the previous fla...
09:48, 06/24/2019

A comedian who played a president on TV just became Ukraine's president On April 21, comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy, who played a president in a popular Ukrainian TV series, defeated incumbent president Petro Poroshenko in a landslide, garnering 73.2% of the vote to Poroshenko’s 24.4%....
19:48, 04/28/2019

Shawn Mendes Doubles Down on Charity with the Shawn Mendes Foundation Shawn Mendes is one of pop’s biggest names, currently sitting at the top of the charts with a number-one hit — and now he’s using his voice in a new way. On Wednesday, the “Señorita” singer revealed the launch of his charitable foundation, aptly named the Shawn M...
23:16, 08/28/2019

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....
02:00, 07/17/2019

Ford Edge Ford freshened the midsize crossover last year and added an ST performance variant, but sales have fallen 5.6 percent through the first half of 2019....
05:48, 08/31/2019

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....
02:00, 07/17/2019

Ford Transit Ford this year added new driver-assistance technology and engines as part of the full-size van's freshening. Much like Ford's consumer-oriented vehicles, the Transit gets new technologies including precollision assist with automatic emergency braking and pedestrian detection, forward collision warni...
13:16, 09/03/2019

Ford Mach E After years of ceding the electric vehicle market to the likes of Tesla and General Motors, Ford will enter the ring next year with a Mustang-inspired EV crossover that has a 300-mile range....
05:48, 08/31/2019

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...
19:00, 07/16/2019

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....
05:48, 07/17/2019

Ford Focus ST Expectations are high for Ford’s latest family-sized hot hatch. Can it live up to them? The recent European market fortunes of the Ford Motor Company can be read in the generational development story of one of its great emblems of success: the evergreen Focus ST. This hot hatchback, now entering it...
15:32, 09/20/2019

Ford Flex After years of rumors about its pending demise, the slow-selling large crossover will be killed at year end, with some sales trickling into early 2020. That will free space at Ford's Oakville, Ontario, plant for more production of the Ford Edge and Lincoln Nautilus....
13:16, 09/03/2019

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....
22:00, 07/17/2019

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....
05:48, 07/17/2019

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....
16:16, 06/12/2019

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....
17:32, 08/14/2019

Ford Ranger Raptor Can a hardcore off-road suspension revamp make the hot pick-up catch on in the UK? And so the inexorable rise of the SUV continues.It is not just big chunky ones that are unstoppable – we’ve tested a new Jeep Wrangler and Mercedes G-Class and will soon be in a Land Rover Defender later this year – ...
11:16, 09/06/2019

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....
22:00, 07/17/2019

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....
14:00, 06/13/2019

Tom Ford Wants You to Dance in Your Suit The man who's kept menswear sexy for over 25 years explains why suits are resurgent—and offers a few smart rules for how to suit up with elegance and poise....
02:16, 09/07/2019

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...
17:48, 05/21/2019

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 has modeled moderate and severe downturns similar to 2008-09 to determine how they might affect prof...
14:00, 08/14/2019

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....
04:00, 06/28/2019

Ford will ax Ka+ minicar in Europe Minicars have become problematic in Europe because their low retail price means it is not profitable to equip them with expensive emissions-reduction technology....
15:32, 07/26/2019

Ford Midsize crossover EV The company plans Ford- and Lincoln-badged midsize battery-electric crossovers for the 2023 model year, as Automotive News first reported last month....
13:16, 09/03/2019

Ford Wants Its Engineers to Work in VR Imagine how much time a company could save if its employees could collaborate remotely with people around the world in real time. That’s the idea behind Ford’s collaboration with 3D VR tool Gravity Sketch, a first in the automotive industry....
19:00, 05/07/2019

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....
07:48, 05/27/2019

AMC Gremlin vs. Ford Pinto: Who Ya Got? Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day, compact hatchbacks? You were the hottest thing around until everyone got extremely parched and sunburnt and decided they were done with this shit and couldn’t wait for fall. It’s time to revive the good souls of the AMC Gremlin and the Ford Pinto and let you a...
19:00, 06/25/2019

New Ford Focus ST priced from under £30,000 in UK Most powerful Focus ST yet gets clever, driver-focused tech and a sportier edge The new Ford Focus ST will be available from £29,495 in the UK, with first customer deliveries due to begin next month. The entry-level variant will be the ST hatch in 187bhp 2.0-litre EcoBlue guise, the most powerful d...
14:00, 05/07/2019

Ford's Finally Getting Serious About Electric Vehicles Ford’s big EV play, drama at the United Auto Workers negotiations, and some more executive-level intrigue at Renault-Nissan. All this and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, September 3, 2019....
20:48, 09/03/2019

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....
17:16, 07/12/2019

Trump tweets; Ford ready Automakers learned during the 2016 presidential campaign that they needed to be ready to play defense anytime Donald Trump lobbed a tweet at them, and that lesson came in handy again last week....
07:48, 08/26/2019

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....
14:00, 06/05/2019

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....
22:48, 06/27/2019

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...
17:32, 07/12/2019

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...
00:00, 07/13/2019

UAW official says Ford negotiations progressing UAW negotiators assigned to meet with Ford have settled more than half of outstanding issues, a union vice president said Wednesday. The union's strike against General Motors has entered its third day. ...
18:32, 09/18/2019

Tom Ford goes for simplicity with flashes of sex appeal New head of the Council of Fashion Designers of America headed downtown and undergroundTom Ford eschewed his usual spot in the historic Park Avenue Armory building in New York, instead inviting guests downtown and underground, for his first show as head of the Council of Fashion Designers of America...
21:32, 09/10/2019

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...
06:48, 08/01/2019

BMW, Mercedes, Ford most at risk from new tariffs With no signs of the Trump administration's trade war with China ending soon, experts say automakers need to be prepared for volatility and added costs....
07:48, 08/25/2019

‘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...
19:16, 06/26/2019

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....
00:16, 06/06/2019

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...
19:32, 07/05/2019

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....
18:00, 06/27/2019

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...
02:32, 05/21/2019

Ford to Cut 7,000 Jobs in Bid to Catch Up to Rivals Ford Motor said it is cutting 7,000 salaried employees, or about 10% of its white-collar workforce, part of CEO Jim Hackett’s broader plan to reverse declining profits and catch up to rivals in the fast-changing car business....
03:32, 05/21/2019

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....
16:16, 06/27/2019

Ford Off-road compact crossover The so-called Baby Bronco, Ford's rugged, off-road counterpart to the more refined Escape, is to begin production in Hermosillo in mid-2020 and go on sale that year....
02:32, 09/05/2019

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...
17:00, 05/24/2019

Exclusive: the future of Ford, according to its bosses Our mission to find out the true state of Ford took in operations on both sides of the Atlantic We travelled to Ford HQ in Dearborn, USA to speak to the firm's leaders and get an in-depth look at the Blue Oval's plans to turn its fortunes around One hundred years ago nearly half of the cars on Br...
04:48, 08/27/2019

Ford White-space vehicle Ford has said it plans to add an affordable "white-space vehicle" ? meaning it will fill a void in the brand's lineup ? in 2022 to help make up for the loss of many of its budget-friendly sedans....
05:48, 08/31/2019

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....
02:00, 07/17/2019

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.       ...
20:32, 06/19/2019

What Do You Want to Know About the 2019 Ford Shelby GT350? It may look very similar (and in many ways it is) to the outgoing Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, but the 2019 GT350 will have improved performance bits and special tires to make those lap times even faster. I wasn’t aware anything needed improvement, but here we are....
18:16, 05/08/2019

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...
14:32, 07/01/2019

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...
15:16, 06/22/2019

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......
15:32, 07/12/2019

Ford CEO’s Turnaround Plan Isn’t Working As we all wait for California’s AB5 to get signed into law today, other news also abounds in the world of cars and transportation. We have a lot to discuss about Ford, strikes, and Vietnam. All that and more in The Morning Shift for Wednesday, September 11, 2019....
18:00, 09/11/2019

Just Think Of All The Things You Could Do Instead Of Spending $30,000 On This Ford GT Paint Job We can all admit that the mint-green paint on this 538-mile 2017 Ford GT is good, even if the car has been ignored, sitting aimlessly for the past two years for likely no purpose other than to flip it as soon as contractually possible. What we can all also admit—hopefully, at least—is that it was to...
00:00, 09/18/2019

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....
00:32, 07/20/2019

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...
10:16, 06/26/2019

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...
02:32, 06/13/2019

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...
13:32, 08/15/2019

Here's What's Probably Going to Be Under the Hood of the 2020 Ford Bronco An auto parts store spark plug locator kiosk has revealed that the new 2020 Ford Bronco will get Ford’s 2.3-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine, the same engine found in the new Ford Ranger. That better not be the only option....
22:32, 06/25/2019

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...
08:32, 05/23/2019

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 ...
12:32, 05/16/2019

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....
20:16, 07/16/2019

VW's Diess says Ford collaboration deal is close Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, the Volkswagen CEO said. He urged managers to step up the pace on making VW more nimble to help face growing industry headwinds....
13:32, 06/13/2019

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...
01:16, 06/01/2019

Ford, GM ramp up plans for electric pickups Ford and GM have more than one reason to take chances on electric pickups -- a concept that some analysts and industry executives say could be a small niche....
15:32, 09/13/2019

Ford Puma ST: Prototypes of new hot crossover spotted First prototypes of Ford's sportiest Puma are seen on the road after brand bosses first hinted of its existence Ford is understood to be readying an ST version of its new Puma SUV, and now what look like prototypes of the model are being tested on the road.  It's clear despite the disguise that thi...
15:16, 09/03/2019

Ford under federal investigation over emissions certification The inquiry is looking at issues “relating to road load estimations,” including analytical modeling and resistance testing, the company said in a regulatory filing....
19:00, 04/28/2019

$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....
16:32, 06/14/2019

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....
01:16, 06/01/2019

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....
14:48, 06/13/2019

GM And Ford CEOs Now Say Shareholder Value Is No Longer What Matters Most The CEOs of General Motors and Ford claim the business world needs a shift in priorities, Geely’s hard hits in the home market foretell of more bad things to come, Walmart is suing Tesla and much more on The Morning Shift of Wednesday, August 21, 2019....
01:16, 08/22/2019

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....
16:32, 05/20/2019

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...
20:48, 06/27/2019

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...
01:16, 06/06/2019

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. ...
21:16, 06/27/2019

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...
17:16, 07/04/2019

Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs FILE- In this Feb. 17, 2019, file photo the company logo is displayed on the grille of an unsold 2019 F150 pickup truck at a Ford dealership in Broomfield, Colo. Ford is almost finished with a major global restructuring, and by the time it ends in August the automaker will have shed 7,000 white-coll...
19:00, 05/20/2019

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....
21:00, 06/14/2019

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?...
22:32, 06/27/2019

Scandal-hit UAW agrees to contract extensions with Ford, FCA The United Auto Workers union agreed to temporary contract extensions with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Friday as it grappled with a federal corruption probe that has implicated its president....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Torres and Ford stay hot as Yankees top Mariners 5-4 Gleyber Torres hit his 13th home run this month, Mike Ford went deep twice and the New York Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 5-4       ...
11:16, 08/27/2019

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. ...
23:32, 06/06/2019

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...
23:32, 07/25/2019

Ford's Letting Us Down on Electric Cars (Updated) 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...
20:48, 07/13/2019

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...
23:32, 07/04/2019

Fiat Chrysler's Ram Is Gaining on Pickups From GM and Ford Fiat Chrysler’s Ram pickup trucks are closing the market-share gap with rivals by offering aggressive rebates and interiors like those of a luxury SUV, analysts and buyers say....
21:48, 05/19/2019

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....
02:00, 07/13/2019

FORD'S 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....
14:16, 06/02/2019

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......
14:16, 07/23/2019

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,...
21:16, 05/24/2019

Ford could cut 550 UK jobs as part of European restructuring News 15 May, 2019 Ford is planning to cut thousands of jobs across Europe, with reports suggesting this could include up to 550 losses in the UK...
18:48, 05/15/2019

MS-RT Ford Transit Connect offers aggressive looks for £24k News 8 May, 2019 Welsh tuning company MS-RT now offers a styling pack for the Transit Connect van, which adds a new body kit and a revised interior...
23:16, 05/08/2019

Tom Ford's Most Controversial Fashion Moments of All-Time Happy Birthday to the "King of Sex"! No, we're not talking about Harry Styles after that Rolling Stone interview. We're, of course, talking about Tom Ford, the celebrated......
01:16, 08/28/2019

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?...
23:00, 06/08/2019

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...
19:32, 08/19/2019

New Ford Puma: ST performance flagship on the cards Hot ST variant of the Puma would bear a strong resemblance to ST Line version of the standard car Brand bosses are considering the compact SUV as a stablemate for the Focus ST and Fiesta ST hot hatches Ford is mulling an ST version of its new Puma SUV as the range’s flagship sporting model.  Ford...
06:16, 07/26/2019

8 new trailers you need to watch: Ford v. Ferrari, Knives Out, and more If you’re not too busy playing Apple Arcade on your brand new green iPhone 11 Pro this weekend, you should know there are three new movies worth watching, although two of them are really only for fans. You loved the TV series so much they made a movie, and that movie is finally coming out this...
16:32, 09/22/2019

Ford in talks with VW to develop second EV in Europe, paper says Ford of Europe President Stuart Rowley told the German newspaper Handelsblatt that a decision about whether to build a second model with VW could happen soon....
12:32, 09/17/2019

Ford, UAW to kick off contentious contract talks The United Auto Workers and Ford Motor Co will officially launch talks on a four-year contract on Monday that are expected to be contentious, with rising healthcare costs, job security and the use of temporary workers expected to be major sticking points....
15:00, 07/15/2019

Disqualified Le Mans #68 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 Bleekemole...
17:32, 06/18/2019

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......
20:32, 07/05/2019

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...
08:16, 08/08/2019

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....
01:00, 07/13/2019

Ford drivers hopeful for more success at Michigan Ford's drivers should be motivated this weekend at Michigan, and history suggests they'll be tough to beat       ...
03:00, 06/09/2019

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....
12:16, 07/14/2019

Ford to announce UK engine plant closure - ITV Car manufacturer Ford is to close its British engine manufacturing plant in Bridgend, Wales, ITV news reported, saying an announcement would be made on Thursday....
20:00, 06/05/2019

Free Vape with Purchase of Ford Focus RS, Seriously At some point or another, the vapers of America collectively decided that, in addition to hoarding Subaru WRXs, a Ford Focus RS would also be a suitable car to blow vape clouds out of. Prestman Auto, a clearly brilliant dealership in Salt Lake City, Utah, recognizes this fact. Having a used Focus RS...
01:16, 07/28/2019

Ford sells off its monthly car subscription service Fair, the app-based vehicle subscription service that partners with Uber, has agreed to acquire a similar service by Ford. The Santa Monica-based startup announced today that it has bought Ford's Canvas for an undisclosed sum. Since 2017, Canvas offe......
10:32, 09/13/2019

Ford Reveals Puma Compact Crossover The all-new Puma joins Ford's expanding line-up of SUV and SUV-inspired crossover models in Europe. There are no talks of the car coming to India yet...
17:16, 06/26/2019

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....
23:48, 06/12/2019

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....
20:48, 06/11/2019

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 ...
23:32, 07/04/2019

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...
08:48, 06/27/2019

Ford acquires defense contractor to help get AVs on the road Ford Motor Co. paid an undisclosed sum to acquire Quantum Signal AI, a 40-member team of roboticists operating out of a decommissioned 1930s-era high school near Ann Arbor, Mich....
20:16, 07/30/2019

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....
17:00, 07/12/2019

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....
02:16, 05/21/2019

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...
02:48, 06/22/2019

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....
16:16, 07/12/2019

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...
21:48, 07/23/2019

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....
12:32, 06/12/2019

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......
10:49, 08/14/2019

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...
23:48, 07/03/2019

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....
23:48, 07/19/2019

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....
06:00, 05/30/2019

GM, Ford planning for possible economic downturn: executives The top two U.S. automakers are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing trade war between Washington and Beijing fuels fears of a global recession....
00:32, 08/14/2019

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......
11:00, 07/21/2019

The Ford Puma Is the Small Crossover America Should Have Gotten The Ford Puma, once part of that small, two-door car segment that was popular in decades past, is back, and it sure is big—bigger than it ever was, that is. Ford is reviving the old, driver-oriented nameplate as a new European crossover with exhilarating features like driver assistance, massaging se...
00:32, 06/27/2019

This Dealership Was Incredibly Stupid About a Ford Focus RS Folks, hello. Welcome to the first episode of It’s the Car Time, brought to you by The Jalopnik Teens. It’s finally time to talk cars. Not that we don’t do enough of that here already....
03:32, 05/11/2019

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of restructuring FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Ford Motor Co. says it is shedding 12,000 jobs in Europe as it streamlines its operations in the region to increase profitability. Ford of Europe said in a news release Thursday that the positions would be eliminated mostly by voluntary separation programs through the end o...
13:32, 06/27/2019

The Ford GT Is Going To Race Its Last Le Mans In The Good Liveries The Le Mans 24 hour race next month will be Ford’s last for the current Ford GT program. The car has served its purpose, it won the big race again, gave Ford the headlines it needed, and it’s dumping this whole expensive international sports car program like a bad habit. The crew have one last oppor...
04:16, 05/29/2019

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....
01:00, 08/20/2019

Ford updates plan for overhauling HQ campus The project modifies a 2016 master plan to account for the subsequent purchase and renovation of Michigan Central Station in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood for a mobility hub....
20:16, 09/17/2019

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 ...
04:00, 07/04/2019

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....
12:32, 06/11/2019

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......
20:48, 06/12/2019

Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 review A uniquely capable off-roader, albeit with minimal drama in the engine department It’s a Ford Raptor, but not the Ford Raptor - you know, the American big pick-up with the engine from the Ford GT. This is the more Euro-friendly Ford Ranger Raptor, a compact truck rather than an F-150, with an engi...
13:16, 05/02/2019

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....
07:48, 06/21/2019

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....
14:32, 06/11/2019

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....
02:32, 07/20/2019

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......
14:00, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Ford to cut 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....
14:00, 06/27/2019

Trump criticizes Ford for backing Calif. mpg plan Last month, Ford, Honda, BMW and Volkswagen reached a voluntary agreement with California on fuel efficiency rules, defying Trump and his administration's effort to strip the state of the right to fight climate change by setting its own standards....
04:48, 08/22/2019

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......
17:00, 07/12/2019

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....
11:32, 06/05/2019

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....
03:32, 07/13/2019

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....
22:00, 07/01/2019

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...
14:32, 07/08/2019

Illinois transfer TE Ford to sit 2019 after NCAA decision Illinois tight end Luke Ford, a transfer from Georgia, will not be eligible to play this season after NCAA waiver ruling       ...
00:16, 06/08/2019

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......
00:48, 08/21/2019

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....
15:16, 06/06/2019

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....
02:00, 07/04/2019

Ford to build more Lincolns for Chinese market locally -CFO Ford Motor Co plans to start production of new luxury Lincoln models in China for that market as they are launched, starting with the new Corsair later this year, to benefit from lower costs and avoid the risk of tariffs, a top executive said on Monday....
17:32, 05/15/2019

Uber Is 'Worth' Twice As Much As Ford Because That's the Insane World We Live In Now Every high school economics teacher tells their students—or should, at least—that the entire field depends on the assumption that people act rationally. This is not because people aren’t stupid—good Lord, are people stupid—but because it’s more convenient. It’s really hard to model stupidity, since ...
19:48, 05/10/2019

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...
19:32, 07/02/2019

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....
17:32, 06/05/2019

Ford Fiesta ST 2019 long-term review Was five months enough time for Ford’s hot supermini to make an impression? After 9000 miles, we have an answer Why we ran it: To see if Ford’s hottest supermini can successfully pick up the baton from its class-topping predecessor Month 5 - Month 4 - Month 3 - Month 2 - Month 1 - Specs Life wit...
22:00, 05/13/2019

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 ...
03:32, 08/20/2019

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...
17:00, 06/03/2019

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....
17:16, 07/12/2019

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...
03:32, 07/23/2019

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....
00:16, 06/06/2019

I'm Taking the 2019 Ford Ranger on a Road Trip; What Do You Want to Know? The 2019 Ford Ranger may not be getting as much attention anymore as trucks like the 2020 Jeep Gladiator, but it’s an important contender from arguably the truckiest automaker out there. That’s why I’m excited to take this Lightning Blue pickup on a road trip from Michigan to Virginia. What do Jalop...
02:32, 05/15/2019

A Ford-VW Alliance With Argo Could Redraw Self-Driving Sector A Ford-VW collaboration with Argo, the Pittsburgh-based start-up that has spearheaded Ford's self-driving development since 2017, could help reduce the engineering and financial burdens on each......
07:16, 07/12/2019

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...
17:16, 07/12/2019

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....
21:32, 07/11/2019

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....
12:00, 07/12/2019

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....
18:32, 07/04/2019

Author Richard Ford to be honored by Library of Congress NEW YORK (AP) — Richard Ford, whose novels include the Pulitzer Prize-winning “Independence Day,” is being honored by the Library of Congress. Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden announced Thursday that Ford has won the library’s Prize for American Fiction. Hayden said in a statemen...
17:32, 05/16/2019

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....
21:00, 08/14/2019

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...
22:16, 06/06/2019

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...
12:16, 06/04/2019

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...
17:32, 08/14/2019

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. ...
20:00, 07/12/2019

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....
23:16, 07/03/2019

All-electric, Mustang-inspired Ford Mach 1 SUV spied News 22 Aug, 2019 A development mule for the upcoming Ford Mach 1 all-electric SUV has been caught on camera for the first time, sporting heavy camouflage...
13:16, 08/22/2019

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......
19:16, 07/04/2019

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....
14:16, 07/11/2019

Ford to build more Lincolns for Chinese market locally Ford Motor has lower levels of localized production than rivals General Motors or Volkswagen Group, who make more vehicles in China for Chinese consumers....
22:48, 05/17/2019

Ford to announce UK engine plant closure, union 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....
14:00, 06/06/2019

Europe Won't Get The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, Sorry When you think of Europe, you probably think of culture. Refinement. High-brow art and old-world etiquette. You’d also think something brash and American, like the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, would be a welcome change of pace there, but it isn’t. La tristesse....
01:16, 08/22/2019

Ford, Honda, Toyota: Car brands with the most and least loyal customers While the best carmakers know how to churn out many different models of quality vehicles, others rely on classic autos.       ...
15:32, 08/13/2019

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...
21:16, 06/06/2019

Bill Ford: 'Very pleased' with recent stock performance Ford's leadership defended the company's actions during CEO Jim Hackett's first two years on the job, saying 2019 will be proof they've made the right choices....
20:00, 05/09/2019

At $4,500, Could This 1964 Ford F100 Pickup Turn You Into The Mac Daddy? Few of us are eager to drive around advertising a business without commensurate compensation, but when the ad in question is as cool as the one on today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe F100, exceptions may be made. Let’s see if this classic pickup’s price is just as exceptional....
19:16, 08/23/2019

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...
16:48, 08/09/2019

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....
20:48, 06/13/2019

Nissan hires former Ford design executive Woodhouse As vice president of Nissan Design America, David Woodhouse will lead Nissan and Infiniti design activities in North America. Luring a senior executive from a rival marks a reversal for Nissan, which has been coping with a talent drain in the wake of former Chairman Carlos Ghosn's arrest late last y...
23:48, 06/12/2019

Sir Chris Hoy back to British GT in two races with Ford WEC drivers Sir Chris Hoy will return to British GT and team up with Ford World Endurance Championship drivers in the Multimatic Motorsports Ford Mustang GT4 at Spa and Donington Park...
13:16, 05/22/2019

Chevy vs. Ford debate leads to shooting in Virginia A debate over which is better; Chevy or Ford, led to an argument and a shooting in Virginia. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.        ...
19:48, 05/02/2019

Multimatic considering options after Ford's factory WEC, IMSA exit Multimatic Motorsport is pursuing numerous options to remain in international sportscar competition following Ford's decision to withdraw factory support for its World Endurance Championship and IMSA SportsCar Championship programmes...
15:32, 05/02/2019

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....
02:16, 06/21/2019

The Latest: Police say 3 dead in California Ford shooting MORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly shooting at a Northern California Ford dealership (all times local): 9:50 p.m. Police say a gunman and two others are dead in a shooting at a Northern California Ford dealership. The gunman opened fire Tuesday evening at the Ford Store in Morgan Hill...
07:16, 06/26/2019

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-...
13:16, 06/21/2019

How Henry Ford Got a Hold of Thomas Edison's Last Breath The Henry Ford museum in Dearborn, MI, has tons of interesting exhibits dedicated to turn-of-the-century industrialism. But tucked away, behind a still-running Edison Triple Expansion Steam engine in a section called Made in America, is a small case which gives you a glimpse into not only one of the...
19:16, 07/29/2019

Ford under criminal investigation by the US government over emissions certification Ford in February said employees had alerted it to the possibility that it was overstating its fuel efficiency.        ...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Police: 3 dead in shooting at California Ford dealership Three people are dead after a man who was fired from his job at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay Area fatally shot two employees.        ...
10:00, 06/26/2019

Fired employee kills 2 at Ford dealership before killing himself MORGAN HILL, Calif. — A man who had just been fired from a Northern California Ford dealership shot and killed two employees and then killed himself Tuesday evening, police and witnesses said. Police called to the Ford Store Morgan Hill found a man shot dead of an apparently self-inflicted wound on ...
12:16, 06/26/2019

Ford makes big electric push in Europe with new launches Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it would launch eight electric vehicles in Europe this year, a key step in its target of achieving a majority of its overall sales from electric cars by the end of 2022....
19:01, 09/10/2019

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....
23:48, 05/21/2019

Ford replaces entry-level Fiesta Zetec in UK New Style 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...
16:32, 07/26/2019

Ford Recalls 1.3M Vehicles For Suspension, Transmission Woes DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Ford is recalling over 1.3 million vehicles mainly in North America to fix rear suspension and transmission control software problems. The largest recall covers over 1.2 million Explorer SUVs from 2011 through 2017. Ford says a rear suspension toe link can break if the suspens...
16:48, 06/12/2019

Ford reveals new Puma as Fiesta-based compact SUV It’s longer, wider and taller than the Fiesta so is notably roomier 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.  ...
10:16, 06/26/2019

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...
16:32, 06/20/2019

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....
01:32, 07/25/2019

Ford, GM rev up electric pickup trucks to head off Tesla Large pickup trucks that tow most of the profits in to Ford Motor Co and General Motors Co are holdovers from another century - with heavy ladder frames and big internal combustion engines in the front driving the wheels in the back....
16:48, 09/13/2019

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...
16:16, 06/21/2019

Ford Is Bringing Back the Puma But Now It's a Lame Crossover The original 1997 Ford Puma was a fun, tiny, Europe-only two-door from a time when Ford Europe was obsessed with cat-like design cues. It even won Top Gear’s Car of the Year award. The new Puma will be a compact crossover, which will be like the original, only without any promise that it will be fun...
19:00, 06/24/2019

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...
13:00, 06/25/2019

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...
21:32, 06/24/2019

VW, Ford in talks to develop second electric car in Europe: Handelsblatt Ford could build more than one model of electric car based on Volkswagen's electric vehicle platform, Ford's Europe Chief Stuart Rowley told German daily Handelsblatt....
21:32, 09/16/2019

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....
18:16, 06/13/2019

2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL review: Everything you need, nothing you don’t The 2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL proves that you don’t need to spend crazy money to get a super capable, spacious, relatively efficient work truck.       ...
01:48, 07/28/2019

Amazon will deliver packages to the trunk of your Ford or Lincoln Apparently having packages shipped directly to your door in two days or less -- even placed inside your garage -- is not enough. Last year, Amazon began delivering packages to newer GM and Volvo cars. Now, the company will chase down even more vehicl......
19:00, 04/30/2019

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.       ...
05:32, 07/23/2019

Ford plans to overhaul Dearborn campus by 2025 The project modifies a 2016 master plan to account for the subsequent purchase and renovation of Michigan Central Station in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood for a mobility hub....
15:48, 09/17/2019

UAW and Ford, FCA agree to temporary labor contract extensions The United Auto Workers (UAW) union has agreed to temporary extensions of its collective bargaining agreements with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV to allow more time for talks on new four-year contracts, a union spokesman said....
22:00, 09/13/2019

Ford India Will Continue To Sell Diesel Engines Maruti Suzuki's move to phase-out all diesel models within a year has certainly raised eyebrows. Tata Motors also in the past has said that it will only convert its 1.5-litre and above displacement......
17:16, 05/01/2019

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....
21:32, 07/23/2019

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.       ...
21:00, 07/23/2019

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...
19:48, 07/23/2019

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....
18:00, 07/23/2019

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....
07:16, 06/13/2019

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?...
09:32, 06/23/2019

U.S. opens criminal probe into Ford emissions certification The U.S. Justice Department has opened a criminal investigation into Ford Motor Co's emissions certification process in the United States, the automaker disclosed on Friday, saying it was cooperating fully with the probe and still conducting its own internal review....
18:16, 04/28/2019

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....
20:48, 05/21/2019

M-Sport wants Ford help to lure WRC leader Ott Tanak from Toyota Malcolm Wilson has not given up on re-signing Ott Tanak from Toyota, but says Ford's involvement will be key to bringing the World Rally Championship leader back to M-Sport...
17:32, 08/28/2019

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....
04:00, 06/29/2019

9 cars that are about to disappear: Chevrolet Volt, Ford Taurus are going away A slew of discontinued cars are about to disappear from dealer lots as the last available inventory is whittled down.       ...
22:16, 08/30/2019

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....
04:16, 06/28/2019

The Latest: Police ID victims, shooter in Ford killings MORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a shooting that killed 3 people at a Northern California car dealership (all times local): 3:50 p.m. Police have released the names of three people killed in a shooting at a Northern California car dealership, including the gunman. Morgan Hill police say 60-y...
01:00, 06/27/2019

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?...
13:48, 08/07/2019

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...
02:00, 07/16/2019

New 2019 Ford Focus ST: prices and specs announced News 7 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...
16:00, 05/07/2019

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."...
22:16, 06/27/2019

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....
18:16, 04/28/2019

Here's The Ford 'Baby Bronco' Adventurer Testing Off-Road It’s not enough for Ford to just bring back the Bronco. Because total SUV, truck and crossover dominance is the name of the game, Ford’s also doing a “Baby Bronco” to compete with the Jeep Renegade and its ilk. Here is that car, doing off-roady things in heavy camouflage....
20:16, 07/25/2019

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...
14:32, 07/01/2019

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....
13:16, 06/08/2019

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....
08:16, 07/01/2019

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....
06:16, 06/02/2019

Ford Aspire Titanium Blu Variant Spotted At Dealership Images of the Ford Aspire Blu variant has recently surfaced online, and this time around the new top-end trim was spotted at a dealership. Like the recently launched Figo facelift, the Aspire too is......
17:48, 05/08/2019

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...
19:32, 07/13/2019

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...
20:16, 06/30/2019

Ford V. Ferrari, Showcasing The 1966 Battle at Le Mans, Comes Out Nov. 15 Buried in today’s news that we are getting more Star Wars movies, which I’m not sure anybody really asked for, as well as more Avatar movies, which I absolutely know nobody asked for, is something far more interesting for car enthusiasts. It’s the release date for Ford V. Ferrari, a dramatization of...
01:00, 05/08/2019

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...
19:00, 06/27/2019

Tom Ford entices fashion crowd into an old subway station Tom Ford enticed the fashion crowd into an abandoned subway station downtown by serving up dumplings before a precarious three-story walk to the rails, and, yes, heels were involved...
06:32, 09/10/2019

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...
13:32, 06/18/2019

#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...
21:48, 06/17/2019

Special edition marks 55 years of the Ford Mustang Mustang 55 packs extra kit and performance-inspired styling tweaks New Mustang 55 features bespoke styling elements, while regular 2.3-litre model receives a Shelby-inspired styling refresh Ford is celebrating 55 years of Mustang production with a new special edition for Europe and a subtle styli...
17:16, 07/25/2019

Ford under criminal investigation for miscalculating vehicle emissions Ford disclosed in a financial filing made with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission that it is currently under investigation by the Department of Justice over its internal testing practices. Ford says the probe is still in its prelimi......
19:00, 04/28/2019

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....
12:32, 06/12/2019

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...
01:16, 08/02/2019

Ford Results Dented By Restructuring, Gives Low 2019 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......
12:00, 07/25/2019

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....
00:16, 08/02/2019

2 workers, gunman dead at California Ford dealership A man who had just been fired from a Northern California Ford dealership shot and killed two employees and then killed himself Tuesday evening, police and witnesses said. (June 26)        ...
13:48, 06/26/2019

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....
01:32, 06/27/2019

Ford to Slash Jobs as Part of European Shake-Up U.S. auto maker Ford detailed plans to close factories and reduce its workforce across Europe, saying the moves would affect about 12,000 jobs through measures like layoffs and shift reductions....
14:16, 06/27/2019

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...
02:16, 07/17/2019

Your Ridiculously Awesome Ford Mustang GT350 Wallpaper Is Here Light painting and long exposure night shots are impressive and difficult to accomplish. While there is certainly some post processing going on here, it makes for an exquisite image. Without the light painting, one would fear the Mustang shown here would simply get lost in the murky black of night. ...
11:48, 05/06/2019

Ford plans to take medical transport venture nationwide Ford Motor Co plans to expand its GoRide medical transportation service to 40 cities nationwide over the next four years, moving into Ohio and Florida this year and other large states by 2020, the company said on Tuesday....
00:16, 05/08/2019

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....
04:32, 07/25/2019

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....
22:00, 07/09/2019

Ford's incoming CFO draws on experience integrating Whole Foods, Amazon Tim Stone, who will replace CFO Bob Shanks on June 1, oversaw Amazon's integration with Whole Foods. Speaking at an industry conference, Stone said the melding of traditional and new-age companies is similar to what's happening at Ford....
19:00, 05/15/2019

Ford shows off electric F-150 pickup by towing a freight train Tesla CEO Elon Musk has made bold claims about the company's upcoming electric pickup. Now Ford, maker of America's most popular pickup truck, is already pushing back with a demonstration of what its planned electric F-150 could be capable of doing....
23:48, 07/26/2019

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....
11:16, 05/23/2019

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...
16:32, 07/08/2019

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....
21:48, 06/03/2019

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...
22:32, 05/23/2019

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....
08:16, 07/11/2019

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....
21:48, 07/25/2019

UPDATE 1-Ford recalling 273,000 vehicles in North America that could roll away Ford Motor Co is recalling nearly 273,000 Ford Fusion and Ranger pickup trucks in North America that could roll away if the gear is not in "park" mode, the second largest U.S. automaker said on Wednesday....
19:16, 05/15/2019

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....
02:48, 07/12/2019

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.       ...
13:48, 07/23/2019

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....
20:48, 05/29/2019

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....
23:32, 07/18/2019

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....
16:32, 07/12/2019

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....
01:32, 07/18/2019

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.       ...
19:48, 08/01/2019

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...
20:48, 08/13/2019

Ford Ranger Raptor 2019: the most fun you can have on sand without a bucket and spade Last year, once again, the Ford F-Series pickup was the most high selling vehicle in the world. Bearing in mind it's a pickup truck and mainly sells in the US, that's a mind-twisting thought. As such, it's had a lot of refining over the years and is now pushing the limits with its Rap...
22:16, 05/17/2019

Ford Secretly Created the New Pickup Truck Emoji Because Nothing Is Sacred July 17 is World Emoji Day, a fake but harmless holiday created by the founder of Emojipedia. To celebrate this year, Ford slyly revealed that it has succeeded in surreptitiously creating the pickup emoji. The company hired a marketing firm and a technology agency to pitch the Unicode Consortium of...
19:48, 07/17/2019

I got to drive Ford's new hybrid SUV built for cops. They will love it The 2020 Ford Police Interceptor Utility is the SUV every lead-footed teenager hopes Mom buys but only cops can get.        ...
00:48, 05/18/2019

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...
18:48, 07/12/2019

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...
08:00, 05/21/2019

Ford cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs despite healthy profits Ford is cutting about 7,000 white-collar jobs, which would make up 10 percent 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 ...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Ford To Cut 7,000 Jobs, About 10 Percent 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...
18:48, 05/20/2019

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...
14:16, 08/07/2019

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...
20:16, 07/14/2019

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....
00:48, 05/22/2019

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...
19:48, 05/29/2019

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....
15:00, 05/22/2019

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....
06:00, 07/12/2019

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.       ...
05:32, 07/23/2019

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...
09:16, 07/28/2019

McLaughlin fined for Ford Supercars title celebration on podium Scott McLaughlin has been hit with a $10,000 fine for taking a promotional poster on to the Queensland Raceway Supercars podium, along with $3000 for his post-race burnout...
18:48, 07/28/2019

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.        ...
01:32, 05/23/2019

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.        ...
01:32, 05/23/2019

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...
16:48, 06/03/2019

Ford, Honda and others agree to California's voluntary emission rules The state of California and a quartet of auto manufacturers have agreed on a fuel efficiency deal in the wake of rollbacks at the federal level. Ford, BMW, Volkswagen and Honda have all signed up to a pledge to make their engines more efficient -- to......
04:48, 07/27/2019

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....
01:16, 07/23/2019

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....
20:32, 05/22/2019

Ford's Shrinking China Business Is Hurting 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....
13:32, 07/22/2019

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......
19:16, 05/22/2019

Ford revs up to sell hybrids with appeal of speed and power Ford Motor Co is turning to the automotive marketer's time-tested themes, speed and power, to sell a new generation of gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles to mass market customers....
12:32, 05/17/2019

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....
06:32, 07/20/2019

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?...
15:16, 07/12/2019

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...
00:16, 05/29/2019

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 ...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Ford’s all-electric F-150 may beat Tesla’s pickup truck to market It may come as something of a surprise, but pickup trucks are routinely the best-selling vehicles in the U.S. In 2018, for example, the top 3 selling vehicles included Ford’s F-Series, the Chevrolet Silverado, and the Dodge Ram. In light of that, it’s no big shock that Tesla plans to int...
10:48, 09/03/2019

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......
15:16, 05/23/2019

New 2020 Ford Puma: small SUV makes official debut News 26 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...
12:00, 06/26/2019

Mike Ford creates good Yankees problem with more homers in win SEATTLE — Mike Ford has a Princeton University education and a body that resembles a run-stopping nose tackle. Combine those two attributes with a sweet left-handed swing and you get the latest Yankees first baseman contributing to a team headed for the American League East title. Ford homered twice...
09:16, 08/27/2019

Ford to scale back V-8 engine output at Ontario plant Ford is dropping one of three production shifts at its Essex engine plant in Windsor, Ontario, in October because of waning demand for 5.0-liter V-8 engines in the automaker’s F-series trucks....
23:48, 05/02/2019

Ford electrifies icons for U.S. buyers unfazed by pump prices Ford Motor Co. is hoping the sex appeal of an electric model invoking the performance of the Mustang muscle car and a battery-powered F-150 pickup will trickle down to other models....
07:16, 09/12/2019

Ford sells monthly vehicle subscription service to Fair The acquisition marks healthy growth for Fair, but a retreat from another emerging mobility business for Ford as it cuts costs under an $11 billion restructuring plan through 2022....
20:00, 09/12/2019

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....
05:00, 06/13/2019

Ford’s Electrifying Its More Popular Vehicles Because We’re Too Accustomed To High Gas Prices Ford’s electrification plans, still-slumping car sales in India and China, talks of Nissan’s next CEO, and bills that could give franchise dealers in California more freedom and better automaker reimbursement from warranty work. All of this and more in The Morning Shift for Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019....
02:16, 09/13/2019

Police: 2 shot dead at Northern California Ford dealership MORGAN HILL, Calif. (AP) — Police say a shooting at a Ford dealership in the San Francisco Bay Area has killed two people in what may be a workplace confrontation. KPIX-TV report s police say employees at the dealership on Condit Road in Morgan Hill were shot Tuesday evening. Police say the gunman i...
04:48, 06/26/2019

Ford recalls F-150, Explorer, Expedition for seats that may detach in crash Ford issued a widespread recall on Friday, including new versions of its popular trucks and SUVs, totaling 665,154 vehicles.       ...
22:00, 08/31/2019

Ford closes UK plant as Brexit chaos slams manufacturing 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....
17:16, 06/06/2019

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....
06:00, 06/05/2019

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...
07:16, 06/13/2019

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. ...
14:32, 06/06/2019

Ford to close Wales engine plant in 2020: union Ford will close its engine plant in Bridgend, south Wales, by September 2020, a trade union said on Thursday, putting 1,700 jobs at risk in the latest blow to Britain's car industry....
13:32, 06/06/2019

American start-up launches electrified classic Ford Bronco Zero Labs' re-engineered 1965 4x4 offers a 500% power increase and a five-speed manual gearbox California-based EV start-up Zero Labs Automotive has unveiled a re-engineered classic Ford Bronco with an electric powertrain.  The electric version of the iconic 1965 4x4 features a brushless permanent ...
14:10, 05/01/2019

Ford Workers Who Sued Over Sexual Harassment Face Setback A judge ruled that a lawsuit filed by 33 women cannot proceed as a class-action suit. The women said that harassment was endemic at two Chicago plants....
21:17, 08/23/2019

2 face charges related to vandalism of Gerald Ford gravesite Authorities say two people suspected of defacing the gravesite of former President Gerald Ford and first lady Betty Ford have been charged with misdemeanors....
20:48, 05/03/2019

'Ford v Ferrari' actors say race car drivers a special breed Actors Christian Bale and Matt Damon say they have a newfound respect for racecar drivers after making "Ford v Ferrari", based on the true story of the battle between the car makers at the 1966 Le Mans....
08:48, 09/10/2019

Ford cut to junk by Moody's on doubts over plan to boost profit The credit rating downgrade to Ba1, a notch below investment grade, reflects concerns about cash flow and profit margins that are likely to remain weak over the next two years....
04:32, 09/10/2019

Ford cutting 12,000 jobs in Europe in effort to increase profits The job losses amount to about a fifth of Ford’s work force in Europe and are part of a broad restructuring that includes the previously announced closure of six plants....
18:16, 06/27/2019