1,700 workers to retire from Ford 0

Around 1,700 workers are set to retire from Ford after the company offered early retirement packages to staff in the United States. They are all set to leave on the 1st of June of this year. $100,000 to retire The early retirement package was made to all 41,000 of Ford’s factory workers across the United(…)

Is the re-branding of Lincoln working? 0

Ford has said that they are focusing on changing the image of their Luxury Lincoln brand. They were at one point one of the best sellers and most popular premium brand across the United States. They have recently suffered a huge fall from grace, so much so that Ford has gone about implementing a new(…)

Ford Taurus investigated for safety hazards 0

The Ford Tarus is currently under scrutiny for potential safety hazards. Reports from America confirm that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) are investigating the model for faulty accelerators. Enquiry opened up in March The enquiry opened up during the middle of March. The investigations come after there were 14 complaints in the United(…)

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 1

The American Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 is a car to be admired and desired. The amazing looks and thrilling drive bring about a vehicle that is one of the worlds most wanted. The performance upgraded yet again The 5.8 litre V8 under the bonnet is one the fastest engines worldwide. Year upon year the Mustang(…)

Ford Focus Electric approved for HOV lanes in California 0

The Ford Focus Electric has suddenly become more attractive to the residents of California after being made able to drive in High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes. The Focus Electric can drive in HOV lanes The California Air Resources Board (CARB) has approved the car to be submitted into HOV lanes. The car was approved for(…)

The Mercedes-Benz Valente in Australia 1

The eight seater Mercedes-Benz Valente has just gone on sale in Australia. It will be offered as go-between in the middle of the Mercedes-Benz Vito and the Mercedes-Benz Viano. It will be priced at $55,490. The Vito will cost $49,990 with the Viano costing $70,946. Specification The Mercedes-Benz Valente will be based on the same(…)

The Ford Fiesta ST – the fastest ever Fiesta 0

Well we think of a Ford Fiesta, speed certainly isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. However with the Ford Fiesta ST may change everyone’s perception. Rivals The latest version in the Fiesta family was unveiled at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show. The car will compete with the likes of the Volkswagen Polo GTI(…)

Ford doing better in Canada 0

Ford is currently doing great business in their home country of North America but they would like to increase sales north of the boarder. 2012 a better year for most Canada represents a potentially wonderful opportunity for Ford to gain momentum after the country has shown positive signs of recovery from a recession. 2012 should(…)

Ford’s new fleet tool 0

Ford have offered a tool for fleet companies in North America to calculate what will be the most cost effective vehicles for them to purchase.The main consideration for fleet companies is that of the total cost of owning the vehicle and the carbon emission factor. How does the tool work? Users will enter the cost(…)

Ford CEO Alan Mulally nets $58.3 million 0

Alan Mullaly has done a superb job as the Ford CEO since taking over. No one is in doubt about that. The company was suffering from major debts in 2006 when Mr Mullaly took on the reigns of the company. After a slow start Ford eventually made major profits from 2008. Is the huge pay(…)