A reader sent me pics of a 1973 Buick Century he used to own. I love seeing old family photographs like these. I have more pics of it cued for future feature, but this is the image that posted Friday, with a link to the view featured Monday...
Ford Approves New Family of Low-Emission Petrol Engines for Its Bridgend Engine Plant in South Wales
BRIDGEND, Wales – Ford has approved an investment of £181 million at its Bridgend Engine Plant in South Wales to produce a family of all-new, technologically-advanced, fuel-efficient...
FORD FUSION, ESCAPE, EXPLORER, TRANSIT CONNECT POST RECORD SALES
LINCOLN HAS BEST OCTOBER IN SEVEN YEARS
- Ford Fusion posts best October sales ever – the car’s sixth straight month of record performance and best year-to-date sales results since launch in 2005
- Ford Escape posts...
Ford Focus Crowned Russia’s Best Family Car
Oct-31-2014 3:00 AM ET
MOSCOW, Russia – Ford Focus has driven off with an impressive prize haul at the “Car of the Year Ratings” research project organized by the annual national “Car of the Year in Russia” award.
Focus came first in the...
2015 Ford C-MAX Facelift Family Revealed in 43 Photos
Ford is taking its minivan-business quite seriously in Europe (as opposed to the US), as following the presentation of the all-new S-MAX, it has now unwrapped the refreshed five-seat C-MAX and seven-seat Grand C-MAX.
Both models benefit...
KELLEY BLUE BOOK NAMES FORD FLEX A BEST FAMILY CAR OF 2014
FEB 13, 2014 | DEARBORN, MICH.
Ford Flex has been recognized as one of the best family cars for 2014 by Kelley Blue Book.
The editors of Kelley Blue Book’s KBB.com, a provider of new and used vehicle information, recommend...
Ford promotes family heir to senior executive role
February 14, 2013
by Deepa Seetharaman
(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co said it will promote Elena Ford to a newly created senior executive position, the first time in nearly two decades that a Ford family member has been elevated to the...
Out of all Ford’s trout-mouthed wonder cars, the expectations are highest for the Fusion, the company’s freshly redesigned C/D sedan, a segment that in the U.S. represents more than one million annual sales (Honda Accord, Toyota Camry, Hyundai Sonata, Volkswagen Passat, etc.). Careers break...
A New Small Truck in the Cards?
June 27, 2012
By: Austin Rutherford
The Ford Motor Company is hard at work enhancing their commercial vehicle offerings in North America and around the world. A new Ford Cargo debuted last year in South America and the all-new T6 Ranger is...
I wanted to let you guys know that my girlfriend is the proud owner of a 2010 Ford Escape Limited. This car is truly a gem and a very rare find at the pricepoint my girlfriend wanted to pay. We sold her Camry back in April and she's since been driving one of my cars while looking for...
Dissent nearly tore Ford family apart
BY BRYCE G. HOFFMAN
MARCH 14, 2012
By spring 2007, CEO Alan Mulally's turnaround plan for Ford Motor Co. was gaining traction. But some Ford family members worried the automaker was beyond saving. Though Ford is publicly traded, the family...
KELLEY BLUE BOOK’S KBB.COM NAMES TOP 10 FAMILY CARS OF 2011
Editors Recommend a Wide Variety of Vehicles to Meet Every Family’s Needs, Highlight Important Features
IRVINE, Calif., February 24, 2011 – The expert editors from Kelley Blue Book’s www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new car and...
Is the family sedan over? - MSNBC
Today’s sedans are designed to thrill the family, not lull them to sleep
By Matthew Debord
updated 1:06 p.m. PT, Wed., Sept . 16, 2009
...To put it bluntly, even big sedans aren’t big enough to haul around the bevy of sports gear, pets, and offspring that now...
from Media.FORD.com & other sources:
FORD TAKES CONCEPT RESEARCH TO THE STREETS, DEVELOPING TRANSIT CONNECT FAMILY ONE
TRANSIT CONNECT FAMILY ONE CONCEPT OFFERS FUN, CONNECTIVITY TO ENGAGE CHILDREN, PARENTS ALIKE
FORD ESCAPE HYBRID RECOGNIZED AS BEST NEW FAMILY VEHICLE BY KELLEY BLUE BOOK'S KBB.COM
Editors of Kelley Blue Book’s kbb.com today named the 2009 Ford Escape Hybrid one of its “2009 Best New Family Vehicles.”
Kbb.com editors praised the 2009 Escape Hybrid’s improved – more powerful and more...
Ford, EPRI Add 7 New Utility Partners, Battery Maker To Plug-In Hybrid Vehicle Program
Seven electric utility providers are joining the Ford and Electric Power Research Institute plug-in hybrid electric vehicle program to conduct real world testing with Ford Escape PHEVs.
NEW FORD FIESTA ECONETIC IS UK'S GREENEST FAMILY CAR
BRITISH INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW, London, 22 July, 2008 – Ford's new ultra-frugal Fiesta was unveiled at the British International Motor Show today, completing the company's small, medium and large car ECOnetic line-up.
The wraps came off...
Days after billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian unveiled his plan to become Ford Motor Co.'s largest private shareholder, the heirs of Henry Ford gathered Saturday near Dearborn for their spring meeting.
Several generations of Fords were briefed by CEO Alan Mulally on the company's progress...