Ford idling car plant in Mich. extra two weeks on light demandThu, 27, Oct 2016
Ford said today it will idle its Wayne, Mich., car factory an extra two weeks by the end of the year to adjust supply with demand. The plant makes the light-selling Focus compact and C-Max hybrid cars.
Ford freshens C-Max for 2017Fri, 14, Oct 2016
Ford commits $1.8 billion to r&d in ChinaMon, 12, Oct 2015
Ford to move production of Focus, C-Max from Michigan AssemblyThu, 09, Jul 2015
EPA tweaks fuel economy test to improve accuracy of mpg labelsMon, 23, Feb 2015
The EPA today issued updated procedures for a critical part of fuel economy testing that some automakers have struggled with in the last two years. The update covers how automakers should calculate road load values in coast down tests, which measure the rolling resistance and aerodynamic drag of vehicles as they glide from 70 mph to a stop on a straight, flat track.
Ford will raise German production as demand reboundsFri, 16, Jan 2015
Ford steers C-Max ads away from mpgMon, 20, Oct 2014
Since Ford was forced to restate the estimated fuel economy of its C-Max Hybrid -- first in August 2013 and again in June -- the brand's marketers have rethought how to sell their hybrid-only nameplate.