Ford Starts Building New Figo Aspire at New $1 Billion Plant in India
Ford has kicked off production of the Figo Aspire at the all-new Sanand Vehicle Assembly and Engine Plant in India following a $1billion investment. The new facility doubles Ford’s annual installed capacity in India to...
FORD INDIA SELLS 12,288 VEHICLES IN MAY, UP 105 PERCENT
- Ford India May domestic wholesales reach 6,053 vehicles, up 51 percent from a year earlier
- Export momentum remains strong with 6,235 vehicles in May
- Ford India reopen bookings of its most awarded, urban SUV Ford EcoSport...
2015 Ford Mustang Coming to India?
When the 2015 Mustang global launch regions map was released more than a month ago, India wasn’t listed as a new right-hand market for the sixth-generation pony, although Bangladesh and Sri Lanka were among the countries scheduled to receive the vehicle...
Ford India Sales Increase 33% for November
Times of India
NEW DELHI: Car makers suffered post-festive season pangs in November with major companies Maruti Suzuki India, Hyundai Motor India, Tata Motors and Mahindra & Mahindra reporting decline in domestic sales.
In an exception to the trend...
Buoyed by All-new EcoSport, Ford Sales up 14 Percent
Ford India sold 8,771 vehicles in combined wholesales and exports in June 2013
Domestic wholesales up y-o-y 14 percent; Exports up 59 percent
Compact, Contemporary and Capable EcoSport launched at an outstanding value
Ford of India in hot water for Figo celebrity bondage ads
March 22, 2013
by Seyth Miersma
Apparently sensibilities in India, at least in the case of some Ford marketing partners, are downright lascivious at times. Case in point are a new series of print ads, presumably touting the...
Came across this today. Ford India must have be building the page and let this slip through. Should have EcoBoost power, most likely the new 1.0 I3.
This is the first global vehicle designed primarily by Ford do Brazil...
Ford Said to Plan Construction of Second 5,000-Employee Car Plant in India
By Siddharth Philip
Jul 27, 2011
Ford Motor Co. (F), the second-largest U.S. automaker, will invest almost $1 billion to build its second plant in India, in the state of Gujarat, said a person briefed on the...
Ford Asia chief says small cars on way to China, India
By Bernie Woodall
June 16, 2011
DETROIT (Reuters) - The head of Ford Motor Co (NYSE:F - News) operations in Asia said on Thursday that the company will meet its ambitious goals for growth in China and India by greatly expanding its...
Ford India to bring its All-new, Global Award-winning Fiesta in India in 2011
New DELHI, India, 22 Feb, 2011 – Ford’s all-new, award-winning Fiesta is coming to India this year. This marks the first in a series of eight new global products that Ford plans to introduce in India by the...
Ford plans new sedan to take on D’Zire and Etios
By Saahil Anant
Feb 10 2011
India’s fourth largest carmaker, Ford India, plans to build a new India-specific mid-size sedan to replace the old laggard Ikon and challenge Maruti Suzuki’s Swift Dzire and Toyota’s Etios, according...
FORD INDIA STARTS 2011 WITH ITS BEST MONTHLY SALES PERFORMANCE EVER, REACHING 10,000-UNIT MILESTONE
•Ford India reached a new milestone in January 2011, with sales of 10,026 units, the highest monthly figure in Ford India company history
•Ford India’s January sales increased by...
Ford India closes 2010 as a raging sales bull
Blue Oval subsidiary moves 83,887 units on strength of Figo
January 01. 2011
Ford Motor Co. said today that sales by its Ford India subsidiary increased 184 percent in 2010.
The automaker sold 83,887 vehicles in India, compared to...
Ford posts three-fold rise in Nov sales
December 01, 2010
Car maker Ford India today reported about a three-fold increase in its November sales at 7,504 units on the back of its latest small car Figo garnering a good response.
The company sold 2,520 units in the same month...
Ford plans second plant in India, Gujarat on radar
By Pankaj Doval
Nov 25, 2010
Times of India
NEW DELHI: With the Indian car market booming, Ford is planning to set up a second plant and has approached the Gujarat government for land.
According to sources, Ford which has announced eight new...
Ford Records Highest ever Sales in India
By CarWale Team
November 1, 2010
Ford India registered its second highest sales month this year, selling 9,026 units an increase of 161% from October 2009. Ford India had sold 3458 units the same month last year. From January to October 2010...
Strike by workers slams brakes on GM India’s production at Halol unit
Oct 30 2010
Demanding hike in wages, nearly 800 workers at the Halol unit of General Motors India went on a strike on Friday morning, forcing the company to stop production. This comes close on the heels of...
Ford Fights for Share in China, India
By Ted Reed
SHANGHAI (TheStreet) -- When Ford(F) exec Joe Hinrichs looks out the window of his apartment at any time of day or night, he sees "the barges rolling by on the Huangpu river, like a highway of transportation, with raw...
Ford India hires 1,000 to boost workforce
September 14, 2010
Ford India, which is aiming to become a major player in the Indian car market by 2015, is looking at an agressive expansion of manufacturing capacity and human resource at its Chennai plant.
The company has...