Ford plans to build major new building near train station in DetroitJune 21
Genesis, Kia, Hyundai top J.D. Power quality rankings for 1st timeJune 20
Korean brands secured the top three spots in J.D. Power's annual report card on new-vehicle quality for the first time in the study's 31-year history. New quality at the Detroit 3 continues to improve faster than the overall industry.
Hackett sought to 'push the edges' of automaker's office designJune 19
Ford CEO Jim Hackett stopped a planned 10-year Dearborn campus renovation to give it a 'much healthier' design. The project eventually included the establishment of an autonomous vehicle development campus in Detroit, anchored by a long-blighted train station.
'We're making a big bet on our future,' Ford says of train station, Corktown investmentJune 19
Ford leaders portrayed the automaker's planned rehabilitation of Michigan Central Station as a pioneering facility akin to the Highland Park and Rouge plants Henry Ford built that revolutionized automobile production and American industry.
VW, Ford eye alliance to develop, build commercial vehiclesJune 19
Ford settles suit with John Cena over sold GT supercarJune 19
Hackett vows closer ties with Ford dealersJune 18
Lincoln's next-gen MKC to be called CorsairJune 18
Dealers were shown the Lincoln Corsair, along with the next-generation Ford Escape, Explorer, Mach 1 battery-electric crossover, a small off-road SUV and a Lincoln Continental with suicide doors late last month at a meeting in Orlando, according to those in the room.
Transcript: Bill Ford on automaker's way forward in DetroitJune 17
Bill Ford Jr. sat down with Automotive News and Crain's Detroit Business to talk about his company's plan for redeveloping the Michigan Central Station. Here is a transcript of that interview, edited for clarity.
ALL ABOARDJune 17
From Cork to Corktown: Depot builds on Ford's Irish rootsJune 18
Ford's purchase of a blighted former train station in Detroit as the centerpiece of an urban technology campus carries symbolism that factored into the decision to undertake such an ambitious rehabilitation project.