World’s Worst Potholes Inspire Unique Ford Test Track
Scoop | June 19,2015
World’s worst potholes inspire unique test track that helps Ford develop even stronger cars
• Ford test track recreates the effects of the world’s worst potholes and road conditions, including more than 100 broken and...
this might be good for a flame-war...
Every Compact Crossover SUV Ranked from Worst to Best (1 to 33) - Car&Driver
Born by blending the genetic makeup of the car with that of an SUV, most crossovers aim to seamlessly blend utility and a touch of off-road capability—although one of our entries...
thought of posting in the TrueLUX Symposium but imho there's a conclusion begging to be drawn and these articles BY the SAME AUTHOR didN'T...
5 New Cars Rated the Worst Values on the Market - WallStCheatSheet
March 02, 2015
...4. Mercedes S550
As with the high-end 7 Series sedan...
from an item on the 'News' (sorry can't post an article now ...little help?)
the new offset front crash test has scary results
They're even (per TV) warning people NOT to buy the Nissan Quest!
my real point in posting this thread is to ask:
• Was Ford extra smart to get-out & stay-out of...
10. Volkswagen New Beetle (automatic transmission issues and cheap interior components; diesel models with 5-speed manuals are by far the best powertrain option.)
9. Mazda 626 (automatic...
New Products Drive Ford of Europe Sales Increase in April; Overall Market Share and Retail Share Improve
Ford April sales volume increased by 3 per cent year over year in Ford’s traditional 19 European markets driven by strong demand for new products
Ford’s market share for April...
Toyota's Camry, Prius v beaten up in crash test [slow-mo video] - L.A.Times
By Jerry Hirsch
December 20, 2012
Two key Toyota models, the flagship Camry sedan and the Prius v wagon, failed an important new crash test conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, an insurance industry...
By Jeffrey N. Ross
Oct 29th 2012 3:59PM
It's no secret that MyFord Touch has had its share of problems since being introduced, but the most recent reliability survey from Consumer Reports shows just how much this infotainment system has affected Ford. Just two years ago, the automaker...
John McElroy, the loquacious host of the Autoline Detroit TV and radio shows, is optimistic about the auto industry.
More than one million new cars sell each month in the United States, he points out. Ford and GM have become more...
Here a comparo from Motor Trend. The Explorer, an inexplicable pre-production model with some quality problems, with an optional and expensive secon-row captain chairs, and full equiped, classified last in the comparo. But the half of the votes in the Poll (which of the 3 row SUV you would buy)...
Worst Car Flops of 2010
The auto business is hit or miss. These are the misses.
By Hannah Elliott
December 6, 2010
Smart Fortwo Pure Coupe
Honda Accord CrossTour
Gladly but not surprisingly . . . no Fords :)
Canada's 10 Worst Selling New Cars in 2010
by Jeff Glucker
December 2, 2010
10. Nissan Armada (329 units sold)
9. Mitsubishi Galant (325 units sold)
8. Mitsubishi Endeavor (323 units sold)
7. Kia Borrego (271 units sold)
6. Volvo V50 Armada (230 units sold)
5. Lexus GS (215 units...