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Fields: Ford slows ramp-ups

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 17, 2014

After launch problems crippled the rollout of the Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ, Ford Motor Co. throttled back aggressive ramp-up timetables, CEO Mark Fields said in an exclusive interview last week....
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Tapping the potential of smartphones

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 10, 2014

Automakers such as Ford and Toyota are illustrating how static ads on screens and billboards can quickly generate dynamic ads for the smartphone through the use of near-field communication, the short-range wireless communications technology that's behind Apple Pay and works with a quick tap of the phone....
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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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MULALLY'S SCORECARD

Ford's outgoing CEO mainly brought his A-game, but technology and luxury were struggles

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 29, 2014

After an eight-year run in which he spearheaded the salvation of Ford, Alan Mulally hands the CEO job to Mark Fields on Tuesday, July 1. But, like all great leaders, Mulally did not succeed in everything he tackled....
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Ford mpg strategy is at a crossroads

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 23, 2014

Ford Motor Co. plans to retain fuel economy as a pillar of its marketing, but its rollback of mpg numbers on six models this month will force the company to abandon many of the competitive and superlative claims it has made over the past 18 months....
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