Ford Sales in Europe Rise in First Half of 2014 on Strength of New Vehicles
New Focus and Mondeo Coming in Second Half
COLOGNE, Germany, July 9, 2014 – Ford’s European sales rose 6.6 percent in the first half of 2014 on the strength of new vehicle launches and an uptick in industry-wide...
Almost half of US Cadillac dealers say no to ELR plug-in hybrid - green.Autoblog
By Domenick Yoney
Posted Feb 18th 2014
As much as we'd like to see the more affluent among us driving on electricity, we can certainly understand the dealers' apparent lack of enthusiasm. The article cites costs...
Lincoln is cutting their free maintenance program in half, from 4 years/50,000 miles to 2 years/24,000 miles.
Automotive News reports that dealers were informed of the change last month.
In a May 6 memo sent to dealers, Lincoln said the revised program “complements short-term 24-month leases.”...
By Andrew Ganz
Aug 20th, 2012
Ford Motor Company’s gamble to abandon the compact pickup segment in favor of expanding its full-size truck line could cost it about half of its Ford Ranger owners, a new report indicates.
Whether that’s considered a success or a failure for Ford is up for...
By Drew Johnson
Jul 25th, 2012
Toyota is poised to reclaim the title of world’s largest automaker after a solid first half. Toyota rebounded from last year’s earthquake and tsunami nicely during the first six months of 2012, opening a narrow sales lead over General Motors and Volkswagen...
Ford sales in its traditional 19 western European markets declined 10 per cent in the first half of 2012 reflecting weaker demand for autos across Europe: Overall industry sales at lowest level since 1994
Ford sales in June decreased by 16.1 per cent as the company opted not to...
Ford: Only Half of Customers Like Touch-Driven Climate Controls - DailyTech
Jason Mick (Blog) - June 6, 2012 4:01 PM
Company has modified its approach for the F-150
In our coverage of MyFord Touch's arrival in the F-Series of trucks from Ford Motor Comp. (F) you might have noticed that the...
MAY 30, 2012
Even if you are not an engineer, it's always interesting to learn about what goes on behind the locked doors of automotive test facilities.
Ford is affording us a sneak peak at how it tested the new Transit Custom Van's doors to ensure that they can withstand heavy...
Fiat Group Lowers 2012 Sales Estimate by Half a Million Units
DECEMBER 16, 2011
A funny t-shirt slogan reads “aim low, achieve your targets, avoid disappointment”. But it would probably be best if you didn’t give it as a Christmas present to Fiat CEO Sergio Marchionne.
The reason is...
GM surpasses Toyota as largest global automaker in first half
By: Anna Mukai and Masatsuga Horie
August 5, 2011
TOKYO -- General Motors Co. outsold Toyota Motor Corp. globally in the first six months to become the world's largest automaker after the record March earthquake...
FordInsideNews Exclusive: Ford's First Half Worldwide Sales Breakdown
The JMC Qingka
Ford introduced many products during the first half. The most notable would be the World Fiesta into the North American Market, but the biggest intro, when you consider market size, was the Figo into the India...
FORD DELIVERS 15% SALES GROWTH
DEARBORN, Mich., July 1, 2010 – Ford’s newest models helped the company conclude a strong first half as Ford, Lincoln and Mercury dealers delivered 170,900 new vehicles in June – a 15 percent increase versus a year ago. Year-to-date sales totaled 954,745, up 28...
American Express offering two Ford hybrids at half price
American Express shopping network has a promotion going on right now where you can get a Ford Hybrid for Half price!!
The 2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid is Price at $14,337.00 with an MSRP of $28,675.00 and they have 2 in stock. They will go...
Ford Takes Canadian Sales Crown, First Time in Half Century
For the first time in 50 years Ford has taken the top spot in monthly vehicles sales in Canada -- and a St. Thomas-made vehicle helped pushed them into the top spot.
Ford Canada reported yesterday it sold 27,408 vehicles in June, a...
FORD TO EQUIP HALF A MILLION VEHICLES WITH ECOBOOST ENGINE TECHNOLOGY FOR UP TO 20% BETTER FUEL ECONOMY
EcoBoost is Ford Motor Company’s new high-volume, affordable engine technology slated for a range of global vehicles – from small cars to large trucks.
EcoBoost uses gasoline turbocharged...
KBB.COM NAMES MOST-RESEARCHED NEW VEHICLES DURING FIRST HALF OF 2007
Toyota Surpasses Honda for Top Spot; Hybrid Makes Debut on Most-Researched New Car List
IRVINE, Calif., July 9, 2007 – Kelley Blue Book (www.kbb.com), America’s most trusted resource for new- and used-vehicle information...