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Ford Mustang’s Cobra Jet - “Feel It In Your Spine”

Ford Mustang’s Cobra Jet - “Feel It In Your Spine”

Roared doesn't live up to the actual thunder emitting from the 5.2-liter engine that powers this track eater that can lap up a quarter mile in a mere mid-8 seconds range. With media members standing around with hands over ears, it blasted out a noise that should come close to the decibel level of a jet plane engine at ... Continue reading

Tier-Four Performance Test Drivers Make All Ford Cars better +VIDEO

Tier-Four Performance Test Drivers Make All Ford Cars better +VIDEO

Donning a fire suit and helmet, strapping into a 500-plus-horsepower race car and taking it onto a test track to top out at more than 190 mph is part of an average workday for an elite squad of Ford’s high-performance driving engineers. This elite squad of engineer drivers deploy their finely honed skills to take For ... Continue reading

2018 Ford EcoSport Subcompact Ute Review By Larry Nutson

2018 Ford EcoSport Subcompact Ute Review By Larry Nutson

The EcoSport is available in S, SE, SES, and Titanium trims with prices starting at $19,995. Front-drive and all-wheel drive models are offered in all trims, except the SES is AWD only. I drove the top line Titanium with FWD priced at $25,740. ... Continue reading

2019 Ford Ranger Pricing - Starts At $25,395 Ends At $46,500

2019 Ford Ranger Pricing - Starts At $25,395 Ends At $46,500

Dearborn MI August 13, 2018; According to a corrected version of the Ford Dealer order form The 2019 Ford Ranger mid-size pickup truck will be priced above most its competition when it goes on sale later this year. The least expensive version of the 2019 Ranger XL will cost $25,395, with rear-wheel drive, a 2.3-liter t ... Continue reading

WOODWARD DREAM CRUISE ACTIVITIES, 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF MUSTANG ALLEY

WOODWARD DREAM CRUISE ACTIVITIES, 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF MUSTANG ALLEY

WHAT: Ford is pleased to serve as presenting sponsor of the 2018 Woodward Dream Cruise – America’s largest annual celebration of automotive history and culture WHEN: Thursday, Aug. 16 through Saturday, Aug. ... Continue reading

NHTSA RECALLS August 13, 2018

NHTSA RECALLS August 13, 2018

This Weeks Recalls, BMW; Subaru; Chevrolet; GMC; Jeep; Chrysler; Hyundai; Genesis; Volkswagen; Ford; Karma; Polaris; Yamaha; Forest River; Ducati; Freightliner; KZRV; Jayco; Keystone; Multiquip ... Continue reading

Ford New Midsize SUV Moves Into Heart of China

Ford New Midsize SUV Moves Into Heart of China

New Ford Territory A new SUV aimed at China’s fastest-growing segment – SUV buyers in emerging, fast-growing cities Territory is available with fuel-efficient gasoline engine, 48V mild hybrid, or plug-in hybrid, and infotainment system with intuitive Mandarin voice-command function, Co-Pilot360TM suite of driver as ... Continue reading

Auto News Digest, Week Ending August 12, 2018 Edited By Larry Nutson

Auto News Digest, Week Ending August 12, 2018 Edited By Larry Nutson

Last Weeks Automotive News Headline Stories: 10 Millionth Ford Mustang; MB Made In Alabama; Musk Gives Finger To Stockholders; Made in Mexico Ole'; Geeley Lotus Revitalization; So Sorry: Mazda, Suzuki, Yamaha; Cummins Recall; Toyota Fuel-Cell HD Trucks; OOPS Digital Drive Aids Faulty; Fast MOPAR: Dodge Roadkill Nights ... Continue reading

10-Millionth Ford Mustang Rolls Off the Assembly Line

10-Millionth Ford Mustang Rolls Off the Assembly Line

Ford is celebrating the production of its 10-millionth Mustang – America’s best-selling sports car over the last 50 years. The 10-millionth Ford Mustang is a Wimbledon White GT V8 model convertible built at Ford’s Flat Rock Assembly Plant in Michigan. ... Continue reading

Ford's Mustang - 10 Million Cars and Counting Plus Lot's Of Memories

Ford's Mustang - 10 Million Cars and Counting Plus Lot's Of Memories

By Martha Hindes Senior Editor Michigan Bureau The Auto Channel If you wanted to prove you’re on top of the world, there are some prime ways to prove that. Among them go sky high, in numbers and in altitude. ... Continue reading

2018 Ford F-150 Raptor Review; Pure Fun, But Not For The City By Larry Nutson

2018 Ford F-150 Raptor Review; Pure Fun, But Not For The City By Larry Nutson

The Raptor for 2018 is mostly unchanged. The tailgate design has been tweaked and taillights are redesigned. Three new colors, Lead Foot, Guard, and Race Red replace Ruby Red and Avalanche for 2018. A new 10-speaker Bang & Olufsen stereo is now optional instead of the Sony audio system. ... Continue reading

Forbes Says There Is A "Pickup Problem" - TACH Asks What Problem? (originally Published 6/9/2010)

Forbes Says There Is A "Pickup Problem" - TACH Asks What Problem? (originally Published 6/9/2010)

Washington DC June 9, 2010; The AIADA newsletter reported that Jerry Flint at Forbes writes that the trouble with all the plans to improve fuel economy is that Americans still like pickups. Not small pickups, but big full-size pickups with four doors and fancy interiors. A standard V-8 pickup will get 16, maybe 18, mil ... Continue reading

My Car Does What? See Latest Advanced Driver Assistance Technology Features On Your New Car - What They Are And How They Work

My Car Does What? See Latest Advanced Driver Assistance Technology Features On Your New Car - What They Are And How They Work

Learn About Future Safety Features all manufacturers will have in new cars by 2022.‚Äč Safety Features Back-up Camera Anti-Lock Braking System Blind Spot Monitor Automatic Emergency Braking Lane Departure Warning Tire Pressure Monitoring System Adaptive Cruise Control Adaptive Headlights Automatic Parallel Parking Auto ... Continue reading

New Tech for All-New Ford Focus Could Help Prevent the Nightmare of Wrong-Way Drivers +VIDEO

New Tech for All-New Ford Focus Could Help Prevent the Nightmare of Wrong-Way Drivers +VIDEO

Few mistakes have consequences as terrifying as turning on to a motorway in the wrong direction. To help prevent every driver’s worst nightmare, Ford has introduced Wrong Way Alert technology for the all-new Focus. ... Continue reading

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