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Ford To Auction One-of-One F-150 Raptor at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction to Benefit JDRF

Ford To Auction One-of-One F-150 Raptor at Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction to Benefit JDRF

•All-new one-of-one 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, the last VIN produced, to be auctioned at 46th annual Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale event, with all proceeds benefiting JDRF •Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company president and CEO, to be joined on stage by team members involved in Raptor design and development, and JDRF executiv ... Continue reading

2018 Ford Mustang Revealed +VIDEO

2018 Ford Mustang Revealed +VIDEO

New Ford Mustang V8 GT with new front and rear-end design that delivers a more athletic look and refined aerodynamics. New Ford Mustang V8 GT with new front and rear-end design that delivers a more athletic look and refined aerodynamics. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 16 2017: BMW, Volvo, Toyota, Maserati, Ford, MINI, Rolls-Royce,Trucks, RV's

NHTSA RECALL RECAP: January 16 2017: BMW, Volvo, Toyota, Maserati, Ford, MINI, Rolls-Royce,Trucks, RV's

Your vehicle MAY be involved in a safety recall and MAY create a safety risk for you or your passengers. If left unrepaired, a potential safety defect could lead to injury or even death. ... Continue reading

2017 NAIAS (Detroit Auto Show) Highlights Up Close and Personal

2017 NAIAS (Detroit Auto Show) Highlights Up Close and Personal

By Steve Purdy and Thom Cannell The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Here we go again – another gathering of the international motoring press in Detroit, still arguably the center of the universe for the U.S. auto business. While manufacturing, design, some engineering and marketing is spread out around the country and t ... Continue reading

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 9-15, 2017; NAIAS, VW, Takata, Kia Stinger Praised, Chrysler Diesel OOPS

In Case You Missed It - Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest - Jan 9-15, 2017; NAIAS, VW, Takata, Kia Stinger Praised, Chrysler Diesel OOPS

* Media preview days at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit are over. Highlights include: Volkswagen’s I.D. Buzz, a small electric van based on the design of the classic Microbus; a concept large sedan from Nissan; Kia’s new rear-wheel drive sedan called Stinger; the beautiful Volvo V90 station wa ... Continue reading

Reebok and Ford Team Up To Get America Fit

Reebok and Ford Team Up To Get America Fit

Reebok and Ford Team Up To Get America Fit ... Continue reading

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

Three of Four Car Buyers Avoid Considering SUVs Despite Record Retail Sales

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 12, 2017 -- A bright spotlight is shining on SUVs thanks to record retail sales in 2016, yet three of every four car buyers didn't even consider buying an SUV, according to the J.D. Power 2017 Auto Avoider Study,SM released today. ... Continue reading

Ford Expands North American Safety Recall for Vehicles Containing Certain Takata Airbag Inflators

Ford Expands North American Safety Recall for Vehicles Containing Certain Takata Airbag Inflators

DEARBORN, Mich., Jan. 12, 2017 – As part of the planned expansion of vehicles included in the Takata inflator recalls described in National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Takata Coordinated Remedy Order, Ford is expanding its safety recall on vehicles with certain passenger frontal airbag inflators after T ... Continue reading

2018 Preview: All-New Ford GT Supercar's Digital Instrument Display Is Ford's Vision Of The Dashboard of the Future +VIDEO

2018 Preview: All-New Ford GT Supercar's Digital Instrument Display Is Ford's Vision Of The Dashboard of the Future +VIDEO

Like the glass cockpit in airplanes and race cars, the all-new Ford GT features an all-digital instrument display in the car’s dashboard that quickly and easily presents information to the driver, based on five special driving modes. Ford GT features an all-digital instrument display in the car’s dashboard that qui ... Continue reading

Ford Reveals New F-150; Bronco is Back; All-New Ranger Coming to North America; Company Presents Vision for City of Tomorrow

Ford Reveals New F-150; Bronco is Back; All-New Ranger Coming to North America; Company Presents Vision for City of Tomorrow

Ford's City of Tomorrow looks at how near-term mobility advancements - including autonomous and electric vehicles, ride-sharing and ride-hailing and connected vehicles - interact with urban infrastructure and create a transportation ecosystem. (Graphic: Business Wire) Full Size Small Preview Thumbnail ???pagination.pre ... Continue reading

Technology: New Ford SYNC AppLink Smartphone-to-Dash Projection for Navigation Apps +VIDEO

Technology: New Ford SYNC AppLink Smartphone-to-Dash Projection for Navigation Apps +VIDEO

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4, 2017 – With most smartphone owners saying they use navigation apps while driving, Ford Motor Company is introducing new SYNC® AppLink™ capability that will project navigation apps directly from a smartphone to the vehicle touch screen. ... Continue reading

Ford Raises The Bar Again: New F-150 Pickup Is Even Tougher, Smarter, More Capable +VIDEO

Ford Raises The Bar Again: New F-150 Pickup Is Even Tougher, Smarter, More Capable +VIDEO

Ford introduces the new 2018 Ford F-150 – now even tougher, even smarter and even more capable than ever. Three years after first introducing the high-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy-bodied Ford F-150, the new F-150 arrives with bold new front and rear styling, advanced technologies – including available P ... Continue reading

The Drive Home II - Another Journey To NAIAS in Vintage Detroit Iron

The Drive Home II - Another Journey To NAIAS in Vintage Detroit Iron

THE DRIVE HOME II Another Intrepid Journey in Vintage Detroit Iron By Steve Purdy Potos by William Hall and Steve Purdy The Auto Channel Michigan Bureau Why do you suppose this courageous group of vintage car enthusiasts would liberate 3 old cars from a west coast museum and drive them thousands of miles in often-treac ... Continue reading

New-Car Transaction Prices Reach Record High, Increasing Nearly 2 Percent Year-Over-Year in December 2016, Incentives Grow Also

New-Car Transaction Prices Reach Record High, Increasing Nearly 2 Percent Year-Over-Year in December 2016, Incentives Grow Also

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 4, 2017 -- The analysts at Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and the automotive industry, today reported the estimated average transaction price (ATP) for light vehicles in the United States was $35,309 in December 2 ... Continue reading

Ford and Toyota Establish SmartDeviceLink Consortium

Ford and Toyota Establish SmartDeviceLink Consortium

Ford and Toyota are establishing SmartDeviceLink Consortium, a nonprofit to manage open source software for smartphone app development for vehicles Members include automakers Mazda Motor Corporation, PSA Group, Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. (FHI) and Suzuki Motor Corporation, as well as suppliers Elektrobit, Luxoft, and X ... Continue reading

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