In Russia: Ford holds; GM folds
U.S. rivals take nearly opposite strategies as market crisis persists
March 23, 2014
Ford may be suffering just as badly from the meltdown in Russian car sales, but don't expect it to follow General Motors' lead and abandon...
The Ford Edge gets an updated platform, bolder styling and a standard 2.0-liter turbocharged EcoBoost engine pumping out 245 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque for the 2015 model year. You might expect that all those new features would result in a big price bump, but you'd be wrong. Ford is...
BMW i8 key fob holds a surprise in your hand
The only thing that BMW has officially said about the key fob for the upcoming i8 is that it's made with eco-friendly materials. Like a biopolymer made with castor bean oil and glass fiber. But, according to a leaked picture on Bimmerfile, there...
EPA says its mpg test holds up for hybrids
Regulator: Loophole tripped up the C-Max
WASHINGTON -- Don't blame the test.
That's the EPA's message in the wake of Ford Motor Co.'s decision to restate fuel economy estimates on its C-Max Hybrid.
When Ford C-Max owners were griping...
Europe: Ford holds second place in 2010
Friday, January 14, 2011
Ford remained the second-best selling passenger car brand in Europe last year, despite a drop in sales. The OEM’s sales in its top 19 markets in 2010 fell 11.1% to 1,279,900 units against an overall market...
Where's the U.S. embassy? Korean crisis holds auto industry hostage
HANS GREIMEL - Asia editor
November 24, 2010 - 11:28 pm ET
SEOUL -- It was an unnerving farewell from my host at GM Daewoo during a reporting assignment to South Korea this week.
“You know how to get to the...
Last Updated: May 12. 2010 1:00AM .Ford holds tight to police market
Automaker's new offerings cater to cops' needs, wants
Bryce G. Hoffman / The Detroit News
Dearborn --Despite new challenges from rival automakers, the head of Ford Motor Co.'s police program is confident her company will...