FCA, Ford, Honda expand Takata Airbag Recalls
Autonews | May 28, 2015
WASHINGTON -- Following Takata Corp.’s admission last week that its defective airbags were in millions of U.S. vehicles, Fiat Chrysler will add more than 1.8 million vehicles vehicles to its Takata recalls while Ford will...
Some will see this as another thread to bash Lincoln's naming scheme but this is a very serious question and it points out a flaw with the current naming scheme. Is Lincoln planning on having more than 20ish models in its lineup? aka is it trying to be a full line luxury brand like BMW...
Infiniti to expand lineup by 60 percent by 2020
Infiniti has announced plans to expand their "premium model range" by 60 percent by the end of the decade.
Speaking at the opening of the company's new design studio in London, Infiniti EMEA Vice President Francois Goupil de Bouillé said "Our...
G.M. said in the release that it was now aware of the deaths of 13 front-seat occupants in crashes where the front air bags did not deploy.
G.M. had previously recalled about 619,000 vehicles in the United States, including Chevrolet Cobalts from the 2005-7 model years and 2007 Pontiac G5...
Porsche Planning to Expand 911 Lineup with Off-Road Model
Take this Carrera 4S and imagine it on taller suspension and bigger tires, and you get an idea of what the 911 Safari concept will look like.
Porsche’s lineup of 911s in the U.S. is already quite extensive: There are the Carrera, the...
Land Rover could expand Autobiography Black trim to other Range Rovers
There are two things that set the new flagship Range Rover apart from the rest. For one, it's longer than the already commodious SUV on which it's based. For another, it comes in an exclusive new trim level which Land...
Ford Indonesia Continued Expansion of Nationwide Dealer Network
JAKARTA, Indonesia – Ford Motor Indonesia (FMI) continues the expansion of its nationwide dealer network with the official opening of four new 3S (sales, service, and spare parts) facilities in Bekasi, Cibubur...
Ford Motor To Invest $1.1 Billion To Expand Production in China
March 24, 2011
Ford Motor Co. plans to invest some 7 billion yuan, or $1.1 billion, to expand its production in China, reported Shanghai Daily, citing Marin Burela, the CEO of Changan Ford Mazda (CFM).
VW may expand SUV offerings to gain ground in U.S. on Toyota, GM
January 6, 2011
BERLIN (Bloomberg) -- As part of its aim to triple U.S. sales in the next seven years, Volkswagen AG plans to expand its portfolio of sport-utility vehicles to gain ground in the U.S. on Toyota...
FORD TO EXPAND FUEL-SAVING START-STOP TECHNOLOGY FROM HYBRIDS TO CONVENTIONAL CARS, CROSSOVERS
•Ford’s Auto Start-Stop system will be available for North American cars and utilities in 2012
•Ford’s Auto Start-Stop system boosts city fuel economy between 4 and 10 percent
Report: Fiat to Sell Ferrari to Expand Chrysler Ownership
By Mark Kleis
Although many American may not realize it, Fiat not only owns a substantial stake in Chrysler, but also an 85 percent share of exotic sports-car maker Ferrari.
The rumormill is in hyperdrive as it...
Ford sees Sept U.S. auto sales up from August
By Bernie Woodall
September 23, 2010
DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (NYSE:F - News) President for the Americas Mark Fields said on Thursday he expects September U.S. light vehicle sales to top the 11.5 million annualized...
Ford Says 2010 Car Market May Expand as Much as 10%
By: Cornelius Rahn
September 9, 2010
Ford Motor Co., the second-biggest U.S. carmaker, said the global automotive market will expand by 5 percent to 10 percent in 2010 as the worldwide economic recovery takes hold.
* Discussing with Ford to expand partnership beyond China
* PSA and others seek to expand ties with Chinese partners
* China market remains major focus for foreign automakers
Major Chinese automaker Chongqing Changan Automobile (000625.SZ) is in talks with Ford Motor (F.N) to expand their...
Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Ford, Mercury
This was bound to happen sooner or later. Over the last ten years, Mercury's sales numbers have plummeted, and currently, the brand only accounts for 0.8 percent of Ford Motor Company's overall market share. In a press conference this afternoon...
* Ford is expanding its Lincoln lineup with seven all-new or significantly refreshed vehicles in the next four years – including its first-ever C-segment vehicle
* Lincoln’s plan accelerates with more investment and attention on standout product design, class-leading technology and...
CHINA: Mazda looks to expand its market presence
CHINA: Mazda looks to expand its market presence
By: just-auto.com editorial team | 19 May 2010
Mazda is considering a new joint venture with its Chinese partner FAW Group to boost sales and expand its market share in the country.
Russia: Ford Making Future Plans
Just the Facts:
•Looking to increase its Russia market share, Ford is considering launching new models or creating a new car in a cooperative effort with local manufacturers.
•In January/February 2010, Ford's Russia sales were down 59 percent.
•The Ford Focus...