Argonne, Ford and FCA partnering to study natural gas and gasoline blending for 50% cut in gasoline, 10% boost in efficiency and power density
14 July 2015
Researchers at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory are partnering with Ford Motor Company and...
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...
"While nobody buying a Model S today is doing so to save on their monthly expenses, the longer-term story is far more dependent on the volume success of the Model 3," Jonas wrote, according to CNN Money...
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...
Ford Opens New Engine Plant in Brazil to Produce the Advanced 1.0L 3-Cylinder TiVCT Flex Fuel Engine
Apr-09-2014 4:00 PM ET
SALVADOR, Brazil – Ford opened today its new Camaçari Engine Plant to produce the 1.0 3-Cylinder TiVCT Flex Fuel engine, an entirely new family of 3 cylinder...
Focus Sets Fuel Efficiency Benchmark in Europe; First Non-Hybrid Petrol Family Car to Offer 99 g/km CO2
COLOGNE, Germany – The Focus has become the first non-hybrid petrol family car in Europe to break the 100 g/km CO2 barrier. The Focus 99 g/km, on sale now across Europe, extends to 13...
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...
I purchased my BRAND NEW 2012 Ford F250 Diesel truck from a local dealer in Maryland in February 2012. I have had nothing but issues with the vehicle since I purchased it. In November 2012, I was driving down the highway and the truck completely started shaking like all four tires were going to...
2014 Fiesta 1.0 EcoBoost most Fuel efficient non-hybrid in U.S.
- 2014 Ford Fiesta with new 1.0-liter EcoBoost® engine achieves fuel efficiency rating of 32 mpg city, 45 mpg highway and 37 mpg combined
- Fiesta is only vehicle in subcompact class to return 45 mpg highway and produce...
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.