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Ford plan to cut car prices in India 0

Ford has said that they plan to reduce the price of their vehicles in India. The pricing of cars is all important in the Indian market, especially in the small car market. Competitive prices will go a long way in helping sway potential customers away from rivals. Ford sales declined, India’s car passenger market grew(…)

Ford expect to make major losses in Europe 0

Ford has announced that they expect to make losses of between $500 million and $600 million in Europe this year. It seems that General Motors are not the only American company to underperform in the European region and register mind blowing losses, Ford will soon join the club. The announcement was made by Lewis Booth,(…)

Ford attempts to catch up with rivals in China 0

Ford has been reported to be playing catch up amongst rival automakers in China. They are currently in talks to up their dealerships by 50 per cent in China by 2015. A $500 million dollar plant is also in discussion to be built in the country as they attempt to reduce the gap. Production capacity(…)

Ford will add $3.8 billion into pension plan 1

Ford is set to add a staggering $3.8 billion into their pension plan. Board members are set to receive a 25 per cent increase in annual compensation. Edsel Ford II, the great Grandson of the original Ford owner and a current Director and Consultant is set to receive a 29 per cent pay increase. Edsel(…)

Ford’s exportations plans 0

After only being destined for the Indian automotive market and other similar car markets, Ford now want to create a larger export market for the Ford Figo. Following its tremendous success, Ford plan to ship out the car to 51 countries around the globe by the end of the year. Indian sales of the car(…)

Ford to expand in China 0

Car sales in China will increase by 5% this year according to the Ford China’s head of Operations. That will represent a second consecutive year of growth for what is the world’s largest automotive market. Ford sales to be higher than the average The President of Ford Asia Pacific Africa, Joseph Hinrichs has said that(…)

Alan Mulally is going nowhere 0

Ford’s President  and CEO Alan Mulally  has confirmed he will not be retiring next year.The statement comes after two top executives left the American car giant. Board members retiring Influential board members Chief Financial Offer Lewis Booth, 63, and Group Vice President of Global Product Development Derrick Kuzak, 60, will both retire on April the 1st(…)

The new Ford Hybrid to reach 47 MPG 0

The brand new hybrid car from Ford is expected to hit a staggering 47 MPG. According to Ford the new model will be America’s most fuel efficient non rechargeable sedan. That will be quite a title to live up to. The 47 MPG figure mentioned is more than that of the Toyota Prius plug in(…)

Ford clean up in New Zealand 0

The brand new Ford Focus has managed to fend off competition and claim the car of the year prize in New Zealand. The very best motoring journalists and commentators decided upon exactly what car would receive the award. MWG The journalists in question are all members of the Motoring Writers’ Guild (MWG) with there being(…)

The American Ford Fusion Review 0

We take a look at the American based Ford Fusion today. It is Ford’s bestselling car in North America, like the version of Ford Fiesta over here. It’s popularity has dramatically increased since being released in 2006 and has got even better this time round. Can it take Ford to the next level? The first(…)