Ford avoid rare earth usage 0

Ford is avoiding the use of rare earth in order to make the company more economical. They are saving around 227,000 kg of rare earth materials every year. There are also savings on the cost of developing each car at the same time. The change has come from Ford’s new electric batteries. Rare earth materials(…)

Alan Mulally sending out a message to Europe 0

The Ford CEO Alan Mulally has been promoting the company in Amsterdam as part of their “One Ford” strategy. He clearly outlined his intentions of the scheme expanding faster across the region under the slogan “Go Further”. The idea of the One Ford strategy is to base all vehicles that are released around the world(…)

American rivals Ford and General Motors commit to Europe 0

Rivals Ford and General Motors have plenty in common. This includes their desire to become the best in the American market as well as their European market slump. Both are struggling across on our shores thanks to the Euro Zone crisis. Both are set to lose billions of dollars thanks to a dramatic fall in(…)

Ford India steadily getting better and better 0

Official statistics read out that Ford’s performance is on the up in India.  Sales in India during August increased by 16 per cent when compared August in 2011. Both wholesales and exports were taken into account. In total 10,352 Ford vehicles were sold last month. August saw Ford export 2,512 cars. As far as exports(…)

How Ford is tackling the Euro Zone crisis 0

Ford is losing money in Europe. In effect it is proving to be a major disadvantage in their battle with General Motors in Europe. The Euro Zone crisis is affecting the largest named car makers in the world. The simple truth is that there are more cars being produced than there are customers who are(…)

Finally, Ford Sync is coming to the UK 0

We’ve been saying how great it would be if the Ford Sync system came here to the UK but finally it appears that we may get the privilege. The 2013 Ford Focus electric is set to come with the sophisticated in car software. Other models are certain to follow suit in the future. The Ford(…)

Ford number one in Canada for August 0

Ford has remained the number one car maker in Canada. Overall the Canadian car market grew by 6.4 per cent. Brands such as Toyota, General Motors and Chrysler have played their part. Although Ford’s passenger vehicles saw a slight dip in sales, they still managed to finish on top of the sales charts. Truck sales(…)

Ford presents their 350th millionth vehicle 0

Ford has reached a huge landmark by creating their 350th millionth vehicle. It was a Ford Focus and was presented in Thailand, at their manufacturing plant in Rayong. The Thailand car market is emerging and has a great deal of potential. John Fleming, the Ford executive vice president of global manufacturing said “Producing 350 million(…)

Ford presents their 350th millionth vehicle 0

Ford has reached a huge landmark by creating their 350th millionth vehicle. It was a Ford Focus and was presented in Thailand, at their manufacturing plant in Rayong. The Thailand car market is emerging and has a great deal of potential. John Fleming, the Ford executive vice president of global manufacturing said “Producing 350 million(…)

The 2013 Ford Explorer Sport 1

You don’t get higher than the Sport version. The top trim was first unveiled at the New York Auto Show back in March of this year. Power wise, the super SUV is a beast. The V6 engine churns out 365 BHP. As you can imagine the fuel economy will not be the greatest. It rates(…)