Ford's smart mobility team 14,000-15,000 strongNov. 15
GM to lay out vision for autonomous vehiclesNov. 10
AutoNews Now: Ford's goal: Make the iPhone of robocarsNov. 10
Ford CEO: Dumb cars will vanish but smart ones won'tNov. 9
First Shift: Senate tax plan would preserve EV creditNov. 10
Ford CEO Jim Hackett to keynote 2018 CESNov. 3
Success at Lincoln puts Galhotra on fast trackOct. 30
Ford Q3 profit jumps 63% as truck sales riseOct. 26
Ford said its third-quarter net income rose 63 percent to $1.6 billion, helped by foreign tax credits and strong light-truck sales in North America. Ford's revenue, pretax profit and operating margin all increased.
AutoNews Now: Ford's Hackett tight-lipped on strategyOct. 26
4 top execs out at Ford; Galhotra takes over marketingOct. 24
Four top executives are leaving Ford as CEO Jim Hackett reshapes his leadership team to make the automaker more competitive. The company's heads of global marketing, quality, human resources and strategy will depart between now and the end of the year. Among those being promoted in their place is Kumar Galhotra, president of the Lincoln brand, who will add the title of chief marketing officer.
Ford's $28 billion cash pile doesn't buy love on Wall StreetOct. 19
Ford may be both flush with cash and struggling with its stock price, but new CEO Jim Hackett is in no rush to buy Wall Street's love. The carmaker's $28 billion cash pile isn't “burning a hole in our pocket,” Hackett said earlier this month.