Dubai: Lincoln Takes Center Stage at Dealer Drive Event
Dec-10-2014 1:20 PM ET
DUBAI - Lincoln further reinforced the growing focus and commitment towards the luxury automotive brand through a three-day brand immersion event that saw over 100 representatives from its regional...
Kia takes the wraps off new Sorento
Taking some styling cues from the Kia Cross GT concept from the 2013 Chicago Auto Show, but with better proportions, the new Sorento packs a more pronounced grille in an altogether more aggressive (though not necessarily better-looking) front end than the...
2015 Ford F-150 appearance guide takes the truck from mild to wild with options
We already know that the 2015 Ford F-150 has a base price coming in at just $395 more than the 2014 model, despite all of the new standard tech and aluminum-intensive construction in the upcoming version. Now the...
Ford's New F-150 Takes Aim At Ram's Highway MPG Crown
July 29, 2014 - 3:51 pm ET -- UPDATED: 7/29/14 5:01 pm ET
DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. hopes to regain fuel economy bragging rights in big pickups by offering a special “SFE” package on the aluminum-bodied 2015 F-150.
The MKZ Hybrid takes the Lead in the Hybrid Sales Race
By Michael Tomlin-Crutchfield
Jul-10-2014 12:00 PM ET
DEARBORN, Mich. - Last month was a record June sales month for MKZ sales, as the sedan closed out its best first half sales in the vehicle’s history. The hybrid model had a...
2015 Subaru WRX Takes On 2014 Ford Focus ST
At first blush, the 2014 Ford Focus ST and 2015 Subaru WRX seem very similar. Both have six-speed manual transmissions, 2.0-liter turbocharged engines, and power ratings within 16 hp of one another. But as Motor Trend's Jonny...
Ford Takes JMC Partnership to the Next Level—Doubles Capacity and Introduces New Products and Technology
Alan Mulally, president and CEO of Ford, opens JMC’s Xiaolan Plant
7 Millionth Ford Transit Produced Globally
New plant has annual capacity of 300,000 units, more than doubling...
The F150 with ecoboost engine does not meet expeditions or advertisment by FMC. Paying an addition premium for moer fuel economy is a wate. Gas mileage is very disappointing and much lower than advertised.
Ford Motor Co. is modifying its vehicle-launch procedures to catch problems earlier, said Joe Hinrichs, Ford president of the Americas. The changes come after quality problems hobbled several important launches of Ford vehicles, including the Ford Escape and Lincoln MKZ.
"We've done a...
Ex-GM marketing boss LaNeve takes over Lincoln's ad agency
April 8, 2013
by Bradford Wernle
DETROIT -- Mark LaNeve, former top North American marketer at General Motors and ex-head of Cadillac, has taken over as president of the Lincoln brand's ad agency, a Ford Motor Co...
Cadillac takes refresher course - Detroit News
New global vice president considers flagship sedan, 2-seat sports car, other boosters
By David Shepardson
October 10, 2012
...Robert E. Ferguson, a former telecommunications executive who joined GM in 2010 and most recently was vice president for...
By Danny King
Posted Oct 4th 2012 1:31PM
The bad news for Ford is that its C-Max Hybrid wagon was solidly beaten by sales of the Toyota Prius V last month. The good news is the C-Max outsold all of Ford's other hybrids in its very first month, hinting that things could get real interesting...
VOLKSWAGEN AND PORSCHE FINALIZE CREATION OF INTEGRATED AUTOMOTIVE GROUP
Wolfsburg – The creation of the Integrated Automotive Group between Volkswagen and Porsche was finalized on August 1 as planned. “The path is now finally clear for a bright future together. Even closer...
New Model debuts with a new model and features
March 9, 2012
A week after releasing a teaser photo, Ford took the wraps off the new 2013 Super Duty on the Professional Bull Rider's website this morning. Ford has given the Super Duty new features, a new model, and an updated...
VW takes issue with claim that GM is world's largest automaker
By Jeff Sabatini
Jan 20th 2012
We hope General Motors hasn't started planning that ticker-tape parade down Jefferson Avenue yet, as Volkswagen has apparently taken issue with the notion that GM might again be the world's...
Breaking News: Suzuki Takes Volkswagen to International Court
NOVEMBER 23, 2011
Suzuki has just released a press statement saying that, because of the Volkswagen Group's unwillingness to sell back 19.9% of its own shares, it has made the decision to take the dispute to an international...
GERMANY: VW takes majority stake in MAN
4 July 2011
Volkswagen said on Monday (4 July, 2011) it now holds a majority of the heavy truck maker MAN. It was was obliged by German law to make a public offer for MAN shares after its holding rose above 30%.
The group has now acquired...