Trump tells automakers, manufacturers U.S. will cut regulations, taxesMon, 23, Jan 2017
President Trump met with a dozen prominent American manufacturers, such as Ford and Tesla, and promised them he would slash regulations and cut corporate taxes, but warned them again of penalties if they move production outside the country.
Ford seen as ‘canary’ with record leases spurring used-car glutMon, 23, Jan 2017
A glut of used vehicles has started to depress prices. That trend will intensify as Americans will return 3.36 million leased cars and trucks this year, another jump after a 33 percent surge in 2016, according to J.D. Power. The fallout has already begun, with Ford shaving $300 million from its financial-services arm’s profit forecast for this year.
Lincoln dials back in ChinaMon, 23, Jan 2017
Uncertainty clouds Mexico’s record yearSun, 22, Jan 2017
Ford freshens '18 Mustang, drops V-6Mon, 23, Jan 2017
Ford Motor Co. is making midcycle changes to the Mustang in an effort to stay on top of the muscle car sales race, even as demand for such vehicles wanes. The biggest change as part of the popular pony car's 2018 model year freshening comes under the hood, where Ford is dropping its 3.7-liter V-6 engine.
Ford, London partner to test plug-in hybrid commercial vansFri, 20, Jan 2017
Ford expects $2 billion hit to 2016 net income over pension accounting changeFri, 20, Jan 2017
Autonomous cars could mean new role for dealersMon, 23, Jan 2017
The advent of autonomous cars and ride-sharing mobility services could mean massive changes for dealers. No one knows exactly what those changes will be, but industry officials are confident that the dealer body won't go extinct.
2 big vehicles lift LincolnMon, 23, Jan 2017
F-150 Raptor, rally driver Ken Block drive Ford Twitter engagementThu, 19, Jan 2017
After a bit of back-and-forth between the Ford F-150 and Chevrolet Silverado, in December, the F-150 reclaimed its spot as the winner of the Twitter engagement race among pickups in December, according to ListenFirst Media.
Retailer supports Ford's mobility pushMon, 23, Jan 2017
Ford drops an engine, lowers the hood on '18 MustangTue, 17, Jan 2017
Ford's eliminating an engine and lowering the hood on the Mustang as part of the venerable pony car's 2018 model year freshening. The updated Mustang gains a more aggressive look that includes new hood vents and an optional spoiler.