Ford Announces Recall

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With the New Year rolling in, it’s important for your vehicle to be in tip-top shape. This includes complying with all auto recalls when they are announced. While we are hoping that those who need to turn in their vehicles have heard by now, Ford announced a recall in late December. The affected vehicles include, […]

Ford Censors

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Censorship has finally reached the road. According to an article with USAToday.com, Ford is using their technology to help keep teen drivers safe from inappropriate material. The article says, “The automaker will announce…that it will create a system that allows parents to block 16 channels on Sirius Satellite Radio that could carry raunchy programming.” The […]

Mustang Sold

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Many companies are realizing what they will need in the New Year, and what will be best for their products. The auto industry is no exception. USAToday.com shared in late December that, “Ford is surrendering Mustang’s sales leadership to General Motors and its Chevrolet Camaro for the first time since 1985.” This trade comes at […]

Ford’s Four

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Ford keeps getting better with every day, and news for them is going to be even better for next year. According to an article with autoweek.com, Ford will have four vehicles in their fleet that will boast a 40 mpg. This is monumental for one car – but it looks like Ford will have these […]

Ford Rumors Settled

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Mark Fields took the time last week to quiet some concerns about the rising pension numbers for Ford next year. At a Society of Automotive Analysts event, Fields addressed the statement made by Chris Ceraso that Ford’s earnings will be affected per share next year. Fields stated, “Our pension expense for 2011 will increase moderately. […]

A Reason for a Fiesta

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Ford once again proves the reliability of its brand with a surprising winner. The 2011 Ford Fiesta is voted as a Top Safety Pick by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The first mini-car to get voted onto the list, the eighth Ford vehicle to be voted a Top Safety Pick by the IIHS. There […]

Wi-Fi Wonder

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As times change, so does Ford. Determined to make the most out of recent technological advancements, Ford has announced use of Wi-Fi technology on its assembly lines. According to motortrend.com, Ford is using Wi-Fi to install SYNC software (Ford’s brand) to readily equipped vehicles. By doing this, Ford will get rid of the need to […]

Fiesta Fiasco

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Delays in Ford Fiesta deliveries were due to a part malfunction, Ford says. In the last week of August, Ford had to call back a shipment of over 6,000 Ford Fiestas because a part was found to be faulty. According to the Detroit Free Press, this is Ford’s second shipment delay of this particular model […]

Into India

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Ford is looking ahead, and its sights are set on India. Ford sees India as a sweet spot for growth – after investing $500 million in the country, the company plans to add eight more vehicles to the Indian fleet. In an article in the Detroit Free Press, Joe Hinrichs, president of Ford Asia Pacific […]