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...
Ford Transit Connect Wagon Earns Government's Highest Safety Rating
DEARBORN - The 2014 Ford Transit Connect Wagon has earned a five-star Overall Vehicle Score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the government’s highest possible overall rating.
Last year, the...
2014 Ford Focus Earns Five-Star Safety Rating From Federal Government
WASHINGTON — The 2014 Ford Focus small car has earned a five-star overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
The gasoline-powered Focus received four stars in the frontal...
2014 Infiniti Q50, Lexus IS 250 fail to achieve Consumer Reports 'Recommended' rating
Infiniti and Lexus might be a little concerned now that both of their new luxury sedans, the Q50 and IS250, were unable to net Consumer Reports vaunted "Recommended" rating during their first year on the...
Ford Upgrades 2014 C-MAX Hybrid for Better Fuel Economy, Changes 2013 Label to Improve Customer Satisfaction
- 2014 Ford C-MAX Hybrid on sale later this year is upgraded with new transmission gearing and enhanced aerodynamics to further improve fuel efficiency performance
Ford Hybrids' Fuel Economy Failing To Live Up To EPA Ratings? - GreenCarReports.com
By John Voelcker
Nov 20, 2012
This is starting to look not so good.
It appears that two new hybrid cars from Ford--the 2013 C-Max Hybrid hatchback and the 2013 Fusion Hybrid sedan--may not deliver real-world...
Lincoln makes hybrid power a no-cost option - again.
October 15, 2012
By: Nick Saporito
Ford Motor Company apparently likes consecutive numbers when it comes to the fuel economy ratings of the company’s hybrid vehicles. First the 2013 Ford Fusion was rated at an...
2013 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid
Just arrived in my mailbox:
This is also interesting:
"The new MKZ is the first of four all-new vehicles Lincoln is introducing in the next four years."
Ford's flagship sedan achieves best-in-class fuel economy rating.
June 26, 2012
By: Nick Saporito
For 2013 Ford performed a respectable list of upgrades to their flagship Taurus sedan, including the addition of the company’s 2.0-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder. The new...
Bill Ford: Automaker moving fast to restore credit rating to investment grade
December 15, 2010
DETROIT (Reuters) -- Ford Motor Co. could reach its target of an investment grade credit rating more quickly than some outside observers might have thought, Executive Chairman Bill...
Ford's credit rating was raised two levels by Standard & Poor's because of expectations the company will remain profitable and signs that customers have a better impression of the automaker's vehicles.
S&P raises Ford rating outlook to Positive
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Standard & Poor's said late Wednesday that it raised the ratings outlook on Ford Motor Co. /quotes/comstock/13*!f/quotes/nls/f (F 13.33, +0.08, +0.60%) to positive from stable. S&P has a B- corporate credit rating on Ford...
Moody's raises rating on Ford - AutoNews.com
Ford Credit may get hike soon, too
September 4, 2009 - 12:01 am ET
NEW YORK (Reuters) -- Citing intensive restructuring that has boosted Ford Motor Co.'s viability, Moody's Investors Service on Thursday raised its rating on the automaker. Moody's...
In case you missed it this morning, General Motors CEO Fritz Henderson made some big news just one month after the "new" GM emerged from bankruptcy protection.
First of all, Henderson announced that the GM FastLane blog would now be used to solicit feedback on new designs directly from...
MotorAuthority.com: Brilliance BS6 Scores Just One Star in Latest Crash Test via CarSpyShots.net
"Germany's ADAC automotive regulatory body has given China's Brilliance BS6 sedan a poor one-star rating in its latest round of crash tests. This is the car that Brilliance was hoping would...