Ford to add 1,200 jobs at Kansas City plant to ramp up Transit production
Ford Motor Co. said today it is adding 1,200 new jobs and a second shift at its Kansas City Assembly Plant to support additional production of the Ford Transit van.
The move surpasses the automaker’s pledge to the UAW in...
How City Rush Hour Posed Ultimate Test for Ford Automatic Braking Technology
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COLOGNE, Germany - Monaco might be the highlight of the Grand Prix calendar, but for regular drivers it’s the streets of Paris that provide the ultimate challenge. The French capital is renowned...
2015 Ram Promaster City is ready to take a load off [w/videos]
There are a few segments of the auto industry that are growing rapidly. Weirdly, though, one of the most notable is the compact cargo van market. What use to be the sole terrain of the Ford Transit Connect and the occasional Dodge...
Ram confirms Fiat-based ProMaster City for 2015
Chrysler's Ram truck division has confirmed plans to offer a smaller commercial van in the North American market. Set to slot beneath the larger ProMaster, Ram's compact van offering will be branded as the ProMaster City
"The Ram ProMaster City...
to Support Surging F-150 Demand, Ford Transit Launch
Continued high demand for the Ford F-150, along with the addition of the all-new Transit series of commercial vehicles, has led Ford to announce that it will add over 2,000 jobs at its Kansas City Assembly Plant. At the time of the...
2013 Shelby Mustang GT500 Certified At 662 Horsepower
BY NELSON IRESON
Apr 26, 2012
Get ready for ludicrous speed--the 2013 Shelby Ford Mustang GT500 has been certified at 662 horsepower--12 more than the promised 650--and 630 pound-feet of torque. Why? Because muscle car. We...
New Seat Mii: Volkswagen Up! City Car Spawns Third Derivative
OCTOBER 03, 2011
The world premiere of the VW Up! at last month's 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show last month was only the beginning for the German group as after the recent presentation of the Skoda Citigo, Seat is next in line to...
FORD COMMITS TO INVEST $400 MILLION, RETAIN JOBS IN KANSAS CITY TO SUPPORT NEW VEHICLE PRODUCTION
•Ford commits to build a new vehicle at its Kansas City Assembly Plant in Missouri after current model Ford Escape production moves to the company’s Louisville Assembly Plant and...
Prospect of new Ford product prompts optimism about Kansas City plant
Kansas City Business Journal
by James Dornbrook
Friday, December 10, 201
Despite the loss of production of the Ford Escape, optimism remains about the future of Ford Motor Co.’s Kansas City Assembly Plant in Claycomo, Mo...
Lotus City Car Concept
By Alborz Fallah
October 1st, 2010
You would think that given how many cars Lotus is currently working on, the company would be one of the largest manufacturers in the world. Not so, but perhaps this Lotus City Car Concept can be a start of a new...
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2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 - Click above for high-res image gallery
We may have gotten our first glimpse of the 2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302 at this year's festivities in Monterey, but the Blue Oval folks quickly hot-footed the new 'Stang back home to...
2011 Ford Explorer Gets Unveiled In NYC On July 26th - Jalopnik
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The 2011 Ford Explorer will be unveiled July 22nd at a Mike Rowe-emceed event in midtown Manhattan (outside of Macy's!). That says pretty much everything you need to know about...
As New York City works aggressively to reduce its carbon footprint and cut exhaust emissions, it has encouraged large fleets to switch to hybrids. From utility ConEd to the fleets of yellow cabs, more and more hybrids are showing up on city streets.
The latest large fleet to go greener is the...
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Ford Fusion Hybrid to get 41 mpg city, says EPA
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DETROIT (AP) — Ford Motor Co.'s much ballyhooed 2010 Fusion Hybrid will get 41 city miles per gallon and 36 mpg on highways, based on final certification figures from the U.S. Environmental...
FORD’S KANSAS CITY ASSEMBLY PLANT EMPLOYEES CELEBRATE PRODUCTION OF NEW 2009 FORD F-150
Ford is celebrating the production of the 2009 Ford F-150, the most capable full-size pickup on the market with unsurpassed fuel economy.
The new F-150 is the best value with a starting price of $21,320...