First Shift: Seeking self-driving rules of the roadJune 6
Ford fires CEO Mark Fields, names former Steelcase chief Jim Hackett to take overMay 22
Ford, in a sweeping management shake-up, named Jim Hackett, former CEO of Steelcase, chief executive, replacing Mark Fields, who is stepping down amid pressure from shareholders over a slumping stock price and during a period of rapid transformation and disruption that is rocking the auto industry.
Fields never had Mulally's leewayMay 29
Where Mark Fields fell shortMay 22
Ford Motor Co.'s CEOs since 1979May 22
Ford's board to question Fields on strategy as shares lag, reports sayMay 9
Flex-N-Gate breaks ground for $95 million plant in DetroitApril 24
First Shift: Robot cars, sleepy humansApril 21
Bill Ford celebrates family, company legacies in IrelandApril 20
First Shift: Latest blow to Ford's Blue OvalMarch 3
Bill Ford's struggle to stay friends with Donald TrumpFeb. 3
Few corporate chieftains seem to have cultivated President Donald Trump quite like Bill Ford. It had been a rough start, with Trump blasting Ford Motor for building cars in Mexico. But Bill Ford pushed ahead, determined to forge a relationship with the new president.