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JOE HINRICHS, FORD PRESIDENT OF THE AMERICAS

Ford sweated details to improve launches

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 11, 2015

When Ford began building the aluminum-bodied version of its most profitable vehicle last year, the automaker set out to avoid the glitches that had hobbled other launches. As production of the redesigned F-150 pickup nears full speed again, Ford has done just that, Joe Hinrichs says....
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REALITY CHECK

Cadillac dealers treading water until de Nysschen's vision materializes

12:01 am U.S. ET | May 10, 2015

Cadillac dealers are caught between the short-term pain of lackluster sales and brand chief Johan de Nysschen's vision of a brighter future....
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NICK BUNKLEY

Ford at it again as Continental grabs spotlight

12:01 am U.S. ET | April 6, 2015

Ford Motor Co. seems to have its formula for creating auto show buzz down pat. Let a major competitor talk about an upcoming important new vehicle for months, even years, then swoop in with a surprise just as that competitor is finally unveiling that vehicle....
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Alfa Romeo midsize sedan will be unveiled next June

Nov. 20, 2014 10:04 CET

Alfa Romeo's new midsized sedan will be unveiled next June, according to sources. The sedan will be positioned in the market between the BMW 3 series and 5 series, sources said....
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EDITORIAL

Lesson not learned

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 25, 2014

Didn't Cadillac learn anything from the botched launch of the Lincoln MKZ last year?...
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Acura TLX aims to balance size, performance

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 4, 2014

Acura has an ambitious mandate for its new TLX: Replace two outgoing sedans and claw back some prestige for the brand. The TLX replaces the mid-sized TL and compact TSX sedans in Acura's lineup....
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More power to the redesigned Mustang

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 21, 2014

Ford Motor Co. last week finally answered the two questions Mustang fans have wondered about all year: weight and power....
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Muscular Challenger bulks up its interior

12:01 am U.S. ET | July 20, 2014

The 707-hp SRT Hellcat will generate the most smoke at the drag strip, but it's the rest of the re-engineered Dodge Challenger lineup that likely will fire the interest of consumers....
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Hyundai fields a more athletic Sonata for '15

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 30, 2014

After shaking up the industry with the previous Sonata's swoopy sheet metal, Hyundai engineers focused most on improving driving dynamics for the mid-sized sedan's seventh generation....
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Ford aims Edge SUV at German premium brands

June 25, 2014 09:49 CET

Ford believes it can win premium brand customers in Europe with the Edge large SUV. The Edge will be Ford's first large SUV in Europe since the automaker phased out the Explorer in 2001....
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Nissan's Munoz: 'You grow or you go'

Nissan's Munoz: 'You grow or you go'

Nissan N.A. boss Jose Munoz continues to push U.S. dealers for a big jump in market share while deflecting complaints that his stair-step sales targets are too hard to achieve.
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