GENERATION Z SHOPPING LIST: FORD, FUEL ECONOMY AND CAR SEGMENTS RANK HIGHEST
- Ford is the No. 1 brand of vehicle that Generation Z, those ages 16-21, most seriously consider – according to MaritzCX
- Fuel economy tops the reasons for purchase for this group, followed by vehicle design...
Ford Considers CVTs To Improve Fuel Economy
Nair: CVTs "are getting better. And we are taking another look."
DETROIT -- Ford is considering giving the continuously variable transmission another spin.
"We've had some experience with CVTs and it wasn't all good," said Raj Nair...
F-150's fuel economy rises up to 29%
From staff, wire reports
November 21, 2014 - 12:35 pm ET -- UPDATED: 11/21/14 1:16 pm ET - adds more figures
DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. said its aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get as much as 29 percent better fuel economy than its mostly steel...
2015 Ford Mustang Fuel Economy Figures Released
Ever since the sixth generation of the iconic pony car debuted in December, 2013, fans of the Ford Mustang were served with tiny bits of information about their wish list ride. We know how much oomph it packs, we know there's a...
COLOGNE, Germany – The new Ford Focus delivers the car’s most fuel-efficient powertrain line-up ever with...
DEARBORN, Michigan, June 12, 2014 – Ford Motor Company announced today it is lowering the fuel economy ratings for its 2013- and 2014-model year hybrid and plug-in hybrid vehicles, as well as most 2014-model year Fiestas.
Ford identified an error with fuel economy ratings on certain vehicles...
Still Awaiting Diesel Fuel Economy
Ford Inside News
June 4, 2014
By: Austin Rutherford
The All-New Transit is about to make its North American debut at Ford dealers after production began last month. Ford had been keeping a tight lip on the utility van's fuel economy and power figures, but...
January 6, 2014 - 12:01 am ET
DETROIT -- General Motors and Ford Motor Co. are using radically different strategies to raise the fuel economy of their thirstiest vehicles: trucks and performance cars.
Ford, with its EcoBoost turbocharging technology, makes a...
Frugal Fiesta Wins Fuel Economy Marathon
Oct-17-2013 2:00 AM ET
BRENTWOOD, England – A Ford Fiesta ECOnetic has been declared the winner of the 2013 ALD Automotive / Shell FuelSave MPG Marathon for the second year in a row, after out-performing a field of over 23 vehicles.
Better on-road mileage performance for hybrids
As its electrified vehicle market share grows, Ford also is taking action to improve the on-road fuel economy performance of 2013-model hybrid vehicles in the United States and Canada. Starting in August, the company will make calibration...
By Jeffrey N. Ross
Jun 7th 2013
The 2014 Ford Fiesta is in showrooms now with refreshed styling and new performance ST model, but it's what isn't yet available that should help the Fiesta stand out from the growing crowd of subcompacts. Aside from the new 1.0-liter EcoBoost model...
GM says fuel economy of new big pickups will top Ford F-150's
April 1, 2013
by Nick Bunkley
General Motors today said its upcoming redesigned full-sized pickups will have the most fuel-efficient V-8 engines in the segment, even promising better highway fuel economy than the...
2013 Nissan Frontier gets substantial price drop, better fuel economy
March 4, 2013
by Jeffrey N. Ross
With the competition dwindling (or dying) among compact trucks, Nissan is looking to make some minor changes to the 2013 Frontier to snag a few extra sales for its aging pickup...
In-depth test raises questions about Ford C-MAX fuel economy
A highly scientific test of the Ford C-MAX and its Toyota Prius v rival has...