Ford gets boost from West Coast retail buyers

2:00 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 4, 2013
Spurred by strong retail gains on the West Coast and continuing strength in the truck market, Ford Motor sales rose 12 percent in August compared with August of 2012.... Read More »



Ford Sollers CEO races to expand output in Russia to tap growing SUV demand

Aug. 7, 2013 06:15 CET
Ford has been expanding fast in Russia since 2011, which is when the company formed a joint venture with Sollers. Ford Sollers CEO Ted Cannis said the partners are adding local SUV production to help boost annual output to 350,000 units.... Read More »


Turbos: MPG or muscle?

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 10, 2013
Some automakers say turbochargers offer high fuel economy and quick acceleration, the best of both worlds. Well, yes and no. Turbocharged vehicles allow automakers to keep power output high while they downsize engines for better fuel economy. But much of the mpg gain is lost when American drivers stomp the gas pedal and enjoy turbos' high performance.... Read More »


Ford boosts F-150 capacity in Kansas City

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 6, 2013
Ford Motor Co. will add workers and capacity at its Kansas City Assembly Plant in Missouri to build more F-150 pickups, its best-selling vehicle. But the company remains parts-constrained on the Ford Explorer.... Read More »


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