Breaking through? Ford wants profit surge
Key launch successes boost expectations
October 26, 2015
...Ford CEO Mark Fields has described 2015 as a "breakthrough year" for the...
Good news for people who already have a Focus ST and don't plan on upgrading to the RS any time soon...
Focus ST customers can get more performance out of their vehicle thanks to a new kit from Ford. And on that front, the new Focus ST mountune upgrade kit delivers in spades. The idea of a...
Ford Gives EVs a Boost in UK Car-Sharing Program
Autonews | May 27, 2015 | Nick Gibbs
Londoners will be able to hire the Ford Focus EV, shown, in a car-sharing program.
LONDON -- Ford Motor is offering electric cars for short-term hire as it expands its car-sharing projects to the UK.
Ford says new plants, models to boost China sales after Sept. dip
SHANGHAI (Reuters) -- Ford Motor Co. said it expects to boost sales in China once new assembly facilities come online and new vehicles hit showrooms in coming months, after posting its first dip in China monthly sales this year...
Volvo moving upscale to boost profits
By Ronan Glon
Sunday, May 18th, 2014
China-based Volvo parent company Geely has announced the Swedish automaker will move up a notch on the market in order to go head-to-head against well-known players like Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Audi.
White House: Boost EV, alternative vehicle tax credits to $10,000
Washington — The White House is proposing cutting taxes on liquified natural gas to spur the use of the fuel by alternative vehicles, while again calling for hiking the maximum tax break for electric vehicles and...
Lincoln dealers boost brand's used car stock, improve resale value
Ford Motor Co.’s Lincoln brand has tripled the percentage of used models that are resold at Lincoln dealerships, one of many steps the luxury brand is taking to improve resale values and profitability.
Ford to boost North American exports to China
Ford will boost its North American exports to China by as much as 40,000 units per year, one of the automaker's shipping partners has revealed.
Ford will continue to boost exports to China next year as it rolls out its Lincoln luxury brand to the...
Ford targets higher capital spending, dividend boost by mid-decade - AutoNews
August 14, 2013 - 1:17 pm ET
UPDATED: 8/14/13 4:54 pm ET - adds more details
http://www.autonews.com/apps/pbcsi.dll/storyimage/CA/20130814/OEM/130819964/AR/0/AR-130819964.jpg&q=80&MaxW=228DETROIT (Reuters) -- Ford...
The F150 with ecoboost engine does not meet expeditions or advertisment by FMC. Paying an addition premium for moer fuel economy is a wate. Gas mileage is very disappointing and much lower than advertised.
By Brent Snavely
July 31, 2012
Fiat said today that it earned a profit of 358 million euro or $440 million during the second quarter, because of the inclusion of profits from Chrysler.
Without Chrysler, Fiat would have lost 246 million euros or $302 million.
The Italian automaker said...
Ford's better idea: A 50% sales boost
By Chris Isidore
June 7, 2011
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Ford Motor Co. will tell investors Tuesday that it will boost sales globally by 50% through increased production of small vehicles and the targeting of emerging markets.
Ford (F, Fortune 500) chief...
Ford to Make Compact SUVs in China, Boost Marketing Spend
Apr 19, 2011
April 19 (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co. (F) said it will make the next generation of its Kuga compact sport-utility vehicle in China and boost marketing spending to help win sales in the world’s largest auto market...
Ford, citing demand, to boost production
By: David Shepardson
February 06. 2011
San Francisco— Ford Motor Co. officials said today the company will boost first-quarter production for the U.S. market by 13 percent, to 555,000 vehicles, and is considering adding additional shifts...
Ford's Turkish unit aims to boost U.S. sales
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December 20, 2010 - 12:01 am ET
ISTANBUL (Bloomberg) -- Ford Motor Co.'s Turkish unit, one of the finalists in a competition to supply New York taxis, aims to increase sales to the United States by 50 percent in 2011, CEO Nuri...
GM Said to Approach Sovereign Wealth Funds to Boost Stock Sale
October 6, 2010
By David Welch and Jeffrey McCracken
Investment bankers for General Motors Co. have met with sovereign wealth funds and private investors in the Middle East and Asia to gauge interest in the automaker’s...
Ford India hires 1,000 to boost workforce
September 14, 2010
Ford India, which is aiming to become a major player in the Indian car market by 2015, is looking at an agressive expansion of manufacturing capacity and human resource at its Chennai plant.
The company has...
After a substantial - and somewhat unexpected - surge in sales last quarter, Tata Motors is begging Ford to increase production of engines for its Jaguar brand.
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