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Buying a new car? These tech features could drive your choice

What do automotive shoppers really want? A few years ago, those who kicked the tires on new vehicles might have prioritized fuel efficiency, comfort or horsepower. Today, it’s all about the tech. “The race never ends to develop ‘must have’ vehicle technologies,” says Kristin Kolodge, executive director of driver interaction and human machine interface research at J.D. Power. “New […]

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Ford to build new electric vehicle center at Rouge complex, add 300 jobs

Ford Motor Co. will build a new, 500,000-square-foot electric vehicle manufacturing operation at the historic Ford Rouge Center, the automaker said Thursday, creating 300 new jobs to support battery assembly and production of hybrid and battery-electric versions of its profit-rich F-150 pick-up truck. The Blue Oval is eyeing a mid-2022 launch of the first battery-electric version of the truck. […]

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Ford Joins Other Automakers Fighting New Imported Auto Parts Rules In India

Prime Minister of Indian Narendra Modi is working to put in place new quality rules for imported auto parts aimed at boosting local manufacturing. However, several automakers, including Ford, are pushing back against these proposed regulations, claiming that the rules will increase costs, disrupt supply chains, and hurt costs, according to a recent report from Reuters. […]

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GM, Ford produce 80,000 ventilators, conclude historic ‘arsenal of health’ effort

Capping off a historic effort by Detroit’s automakers to build ventilators for the national stockpile, General Motors Co. and Ford Motor Co. say they have fulfilled their commitments to manufacture tens of thousands of the breathing machines that have helped save the lives of COVID-19 patients across the country. The automakers went from producing vehicles to […]

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Ford reveals its first hybrid police car

Ford predicts the auto industry will offer customers more hybrids, plug-in hybrids and fully electric vehicles than gasoline-powered vehicles within the next 15 years. LOS ANGELES: Ford is press release revealed its second of 13 new electrified vehicles the company plans to introduce in the next five years. Ford introduced industry’s first pursuit-rated hybrid police […]

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2013 Mustang Shelby GT500: Cost, Facts, And Performance Overview

The classic muscle aesthetic of the ’13 Shelby makes it uniquely attractive and its enhanced handling makes it a practical choice. The 2013 Ford Mustang Shelby can easily be considered one of the favorite model years for the classic muscle car.  With 662-hp and 631 lb-ft of torque, it has one of the most powerful V8 engines […]