It Looks like people are noticing the rapid industrywide decline in large cars. No matter how new or modern the fullsizer is, it's loosing ground quickly. At this rate, the segment's volume will be more than halved by the end of the decade...
William Clay Ford Sr. dead at 88
March 9, 2014
by Brandon Turkus
William Clay Ford, retired vice chairman of Ford Motor Company and the last surviving grandchild of company founder Henry Ford, died this morning after a bout with pneumonia. He was 88.
Ford spent 57 years with his...
It’s Always Bright Inside Ford Motor Company, Even in the Dead of Winter
•Minimal sunlight from short Midwest winter days and finicky weather limits the amount of time Ford engineers can test outdoor conditions on vehicle interiors to ensure a good ownership experience
•With 6,000 watts of...
Lincoln: Dead Brand Walking, or Signs of Life?
Written by: Steve Abrams on December 3 2012 5:13 PM
Read more: http://blogs.motortrend.com/lincoln-dead-brand-walking-or-signs-of-life-27023.html#ixzz2EEa4cMRw
So why didn’t Ford terminate Lincoln at the same time as Mercury? When...
By: James B. Treece
May 15, 2012
DETROIT -- Harold "Red" Poling, the CEO who helped revive Ford Motor Co. after steering the automaker through the recession of the early 1990s, died on Saturday in Pacific Grove, Calif. He was 86.
"Red Poling was an extraordinary leader who had...
Ford Confirms 1.6L I4 EcoBoost for Next Escape; Escape Hybrid Dead
Escape Hybrid replaced by C-Max Hybrid
October 4, 2011
By: Austin Rutherford
Ford will debut the next Ford Escape at the LA Auto Show next month with two new engines. These include the 1.6 EB and the 2.0 EB...
The Continental: Ford’s Three-Cylinder, Notes From the Focus Launch, Ghia is Put to Sleep, and a New Gumpert
by Jens Meiners
January 28, 2011
Car and Driver
Last week, I wrote about BMW’s possible three-cylinder engine strategy. Here’s one that is for sure: Ford will bring a turbocharged...
Ford Falcon to ditch rear-wheel-drive
11 January 2011
Years of heritage could be axed with the Ford design chief all but confirming the end of the traditional rear-drive Falcon.
The rear-wheel drive Australian-designed Ford Falcon is almost certainly dead...
Filed under: Performance, Europe, Paris Motor Show, Hatchback, Ford
Ford Focus ST - Click above for high-res image gallery
The Euro 5 emissions standards have struck again, contributing to the (timely) death of the current generation Ford Focus ST.
The ST is yet another high-powered...
Courtesy of Autoblog.com
Congress allocated close to $1 billion for the Cash for Clunkers program. That's billion with nine zeros. And all that money might be gone by midnight tonight. This, according to reports by both the Detroit Free Press and Edmunds AutoObserver. We learned earlier that...
Image above is the 2009 Chevy Caprice SS (Middle East)
Courtesy of Autoblog.com:
Bob Lutz is back, and after what seems like five minutes into his job as GM's new marketing kingpin, he's doing what he does best: making headlines. Rest assured that this is a good thing, as El Generalissimo...
this link points out his FoMoCo years:
of course, the obits...