We Hear: Jim Farley Considering Ford Sub-Brand for Europe
With Jim Farley moving from his current position as executive vice president of Ford marketing and sales to become the executive vice president and president of Ford Europe, Middle East, and Africa, the automaker may be focusing its...
Jim Farley to lead Ford of Europe
Ford marketing chief Jim Farley is taking over the company's troubled European operations as part of an executive shuffle confirmed on Friday morning.
Farley will switch jobs with current Ford of Europe boss, Stephen Odell, who has led the unit since 2010. The...
What I'd Do Differently: Jim Farley
C/D: What’s the coolest thing that’s happened to you at Ford?
JF: Hundreds of things. Like when I met Hal Sperlich, I couldn’t stop asking him questions. “What was it like to design the Mustang, and why didn’t Ford go for the first minivan?” Being able to...
Production Lexus NX leaked in Jim Lentz presentation?
Before kicking off the Detroit Auto Show, the Society of Automotive Analysts had Toyota CEO Jim Lentz come on stage to say some words about the future of the auto industry, as well as what's coming for Toyota. While this type of information...
Bradford Wernle and Dave Guilford
September 16, 2013 - 12:01 am ET
Jim Farley's title alone is a mouthful: Ford Motor Co...
If you're a fan of Lincoln, get ready for "a really great story" come May 1. That's how Ford marketing boss Jim Farley, in a call with analysts, characterized the coming April sales report for the MKZ. At the moment, there are probably few things that the executive VP could want more than a...
First Ford Mustang prototype shots caught by legendary spy shooter Jim Dunne
April 12, 2013
by Seyth Miersma
You know how people refer to someone as having "been around the block" to mean they're very experienced? Well, when it comes to automotive spy photography, Jim Dunne actually...
Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Ford, Volvo, UAW/Unions
Ford Motor Company is making changes at the top of its organization, including an expanding roll for up-and-coming marketing chief Jim Farley. A new Detroit Free Press report indicates that the former Toyota marketing whiz will be...
“The Sun Also Rises”: Jim Farley Interview from NAIAS -
Internet Premiere - Friday, 1/22 @ 12:00pm ET
Detroit Public TV - Sunday, 1/24 @ 10:30am ET
- John McElroy, "...let's talk the Detroit Autoshow ...Ford has stolen the Show..."
- Jim Farley (re...
via V8 Interceptor @ GMI
Jim Wangers on the death of Pontiac excitement - AutomobileMag.com
Posted April 30 2009 10:26 AM
by David Zenlea
Filed under: Editors' Soapbox
Pontiac’s demise may not seem like a big deal these days. The brand has only two cars worth test-driving, the G8 and...
FORD'S JIM FARLEY: AMERICANS WANT THE FIESTA HATCHBACK
We have all been screaming and proclaiming our pleasure that the next generation Fiesta looks as stunning as the Verve Concept it is based on and that we will be seeing the Fiesta in United States after 2010! But there has been some...
Toyota’s brain drain: Show me the power
Automotive News | October 11, 2007 - 12:01 am EST
Toyota’s loss of Jim Farley to Ford Motor Co. should scare the folks in Nagoya far more than the defections of Jim Press and Deborah Wahl Meyer to Chrysler.
Memo to Jim Farley: Here's how to rebuild Mercury
October 15, 2007 -
Over lunch the other day, a friend said he didn’t think the Mercury brand needed to die. In fact, he thought it would be fairly simple to resuscitate.
You need to...
In my view the Autoextremist has turned into a hack for GM causes. Long gone are he days when we looked forward for his weekly analysis. That is too bad because the guy knows Detroit inside out and used to be dead on in his views.
This time he goes into one of his endless rants against Chrysler...
I didn't see this one coming. Bill Press President and COO of Toyota North America left to join Chrysler as Vice Chairman. Despite his reent appointment to Toyota's BOD and being heralded as a hero in Japan, Press left to hold a joint Vice Chairmanship with Tom LaSorda whose days at Auburn Hills...