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Wednesday, 29 September 2021

29 September
Ford Mustang Mach-E fails a key safety test that the Tesla Model Y aced

It appears that the Ford Mustang Mach-E may end up living up to its name just a little bit too much. In a series of tests from Swedish auto agency Teknikens Värld, the Tesla Model Y challenger ended up vastly underperforming in the Moose Test, one...

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29 September
2022 Ford Explorer Review | It's all about the variety

Filed under: Ford,Buying Guide,New Car Reviews,Crossover,SUV,Hybrid Continue reading 2022 Ford Explorer Review | It's all about the variety 2022 Ford Explorer Review | It's all about the variety originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 29...

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29 September
Ford's Futuristic Flying Concept Is How 9-Year-Olds See The Future

The kids are alright. The parents less so.

CarBuzz

29 September
Auto industry wonders whether Ford-SK battery plants will sport the union label

UAW leaders have said Ford has a "moral obligation" to make sure battery plant jobs are good-paying union jobs.

Automotive News

29 September
Ford CEO Jim Farley on remaking the Blue Oval, EVs, autonomous cars and racing GT40s

Exclusive - Ford CEO Jim Farley talks about his racing, Ford’s future and why Henry Ford wouldn’t want to be working with Volkswagen

Auto Express

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29 September
Ford F-150 Raptor Moves Into Ram 1500 TRX Territory With VelociRaptor 600 Pack

Hennessey has sprinkled more of its magic dust on the Ford F-150 Raptor, announcing that the performance truck is now available with the VelociRaptor 600 package. Adapted especially for the hot truck made by the Blue Oval, it offers a 33% power...

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29 September
2022 Ford F-150 Raptor Lands at Hennessey for Early Impressions and Dyno Testing

There are many aftermarket venues with a knack for modifying some of the greatest muscle cars and performance trucks out there. But Hennessey Performance is clearly among the top contenders for the “king of tuning” title. It’s because of their...

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28 September
Ford Begging Buyers To Take What's On The Lot With $2,000 Discount

If you don't feel like waiting for an order, you can get a discount.

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28 September
Creating 11,000 Jobs, Investing $11.4 Billion, FORD to Lead America's Shift to Electric Vehicles

Welcome to Blue Oval City, this is the 21st century FORD Vision moving forward with automotive leadership. Ford Motor Company has announced plans to bring electric vehicles at scale to American Customers with two new massive,...

Cheers & Gears

28 September
Michigan increases tax incentives for expansion of Ford F-150 Lightning plant

The automaker will receive more than $6 million in state tax incentives for the $200 million expansion.

Automotive News


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28 September
Tesla Model Y Beats Ford Mustang Mach-E in Teknikens Varld’s Moose Test

The Swedish magazine Teknikens Värld became world-famous when it showed how a first-generation Mercedes-Benz A-Class dealt with a moose test: it flipped without electronic assistance. Our colleagues from Sweden continue to carry out these...

autoevolution

28 September
Ford's Tenn., Ky. battery plants are only the start

The three battery plants Ford plans to build will be able to supply batteries for roughly 1 million vehicles a year, or about half of what it would need to meet its 2030 goal.

Automotive News

28 September
Ford: electric vehicle race gives shares a jolt

US carmaker’s stock price has more than doubled since arrival of new chief with big plans for electric products

FT.com Autos

28 September
Ford Bronco Sport takes a tumble down Colorado's Black Bear Pass

Filed under: Weird Car News,Ford,Crossover,SUV Continue reading Ford Bronco Sport takes a tumble down Colorado's Black Bear Pass Ford Bronco Sport takes a tumble down Colorado's Black Bear Pass originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 28 Sep...

AutoBlog

28 September
Rivian R1T reviewed, Ford’s $11.4B EV investment, Atlis prototype Today's Car News

In a first drive review of the 2022 Rivian R1T electric truck, we found it to be one of the most versatile vehicles ever tested. It’s a harbinger of what’s to come with a new era of fully electric pickups and SUVs—although it’s also a reminder that...

Green Car Reports

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28 September
V8-Powered Ford F-150 Raptor R Is Coming Later Than Expected

The V8-powered truck isn't as close to production as we'd hoped, but we now have a timeline.

CarBuzz

28 September
2023 Chevy Colorado, 2023 Polestar 3, electric Ford F-Series: Car News Headlines

Chevrolet is out testing prototypes for a redesigned Colorado and our latest spy shots show a tester for the mid-size pickup truck's ZR2 off-road variant. The new Colorado ZR2 looks to be getting a tougher look and more off-road capability for its...

MotorAuthority

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28 September
Ford bets $11.4B on battery plants, EV factories in biggest-ever investment

The largest single manufacturing outlay in the automaker's near 120-year history will also include two "mega campuses" in Tennessee and Kentucky.

CNET - ROADSHOW

28 September
Ford Investing New Billions to Ramp Up Production of the Ford F-150 Lightning

Ford announces major investments in Tennessee and Kentucky to enhance production of its all-electric F-150 Lightning, and to ensure production capability for all the other electric products it has in the pipeline.

AUTO123

28 September
Ford and SK Innovation invest $11.4 billion for new EV plants

Ford just made another big announcement, with the news that it has partnered with SK Innovation to invest $11.4 billion for new plants dedicated to electric vehicles. To break it down, Ford is investing $6.95 billion and SK Innovation is investing...

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28 September
2022 Ford Maverick XL Vs Lariat First Edition – $16k Apart Models Compared

The 2022 Ford Maverick looks like it might just be the best offering in the growing segment of small pickup trucks, and the model's versatility can't be overlooked as one of the main reasons behind that. The discrepancy between the most affordable...

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28 September
2022 Ford F-150 Raptor R Expected to Roll Out Later in the Model Year

When the Ford Motor Company redesigned the SVT Raptor into the Raptor, the bigwigs in Dearborn took the decision to switch from V8 power to six cylinders. The 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 isn’t a bad engine per se, but nevertheless, many peeps would like...

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28 September
Ford’s Biggest Investment Ever Is $11.4 Billion for EV, Battery Plants in the South

On Monday night, Ford announced what it's touting as its "biggest investment ever"—an $11.4 billion bet on the domestic production of its electric vehicles and the batteries that power them. Together, Ford and its partner in battery production SK...

The Drive

28 September
Ford, SK Innovation to invest $11.4B in US plants for electric F-Series and battery production

Ford and Korean energy company SK Innovation on Monday announced a comprehensive investment plan for electric vehicle and battery production in the U.S. The investment plan totals $11.4 billion and will see the construction of major industrial hubs...

MotorAuthority

28 September
Ford Bronco Sport Rolls 120 Metres After Falling From Notorious Mountain Pass

A woman suffered serious injuries after crashing while trying to turn around on the difficult Black Bear Pass

Car Throttle

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28 September
Ford unveils radical $7bn EV production plan in the US

Company will build electric commercial vehicles at new Tennessee site and batteries at Kentucky 'gigafactory' Ford will invest some $7 billion (£5.1bn) in building the "largest, most advanced, most efficient auto production complex in its...

Autocar

28 September
Ford commits $11.4B toward US electric truck factory, three battery plants

Ford on Monday announced its largest single manufacturing investment ever of $11.4 billion, which will include the creation of nearly 11,000 new jobs at two mammoth manufacturing complexes in Tennessee and Kentucky. The announcement was coordinated...

Green Car Reports

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28 September
New Ford F-150 Nascar Racer Looks Ready For SEMA

We can't wait to see it up against the Toyota Tundra and Chevy Silverado racers.

CarBuzz

27 September
Ford plans $11bn electric pick-up truck investment with battery maker SK

Plants in Kentucky and Tennessee would employ almost 11,000 workers as carmaker pursues emissions goal

FT.com Autos

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27 September
Ford picks Kentucky and Tennessee for $11.4 billion EV investment

Enlarge / A rendering of the BlueOvalSK campus in Glendale, Kentucky. (credit: Ford) On Monday, the Ford Motor Company announced a massive investment to build electric vehicles in Kentucky and Tennessee. Together with partner SK Innovation, it...

Ars Technica

27 September
Ford gigantic 'Blue Oval City' to build next-gen electric F-Series trucks

Filed under: Green,Plants/Manufacturing,Ford,Green Culture,Truck,Electric,Future Continue reading Ford gigantic 'Blue Oval City' to build next-gen electric F-Series trucks Ford gigantic 'Blue Oval City' to build next-gen electric F-Series...

AutoBlog

27 September
Ford Recalling Mustang Mach-E Over Windshield, Sunroof Issues

Ford is recalling the Mustang Mach-E due to two distinct problems with a common cause affecting the windshield and the sunroof. A total of 38,714 models are affected, including 4,990 in Canada.

AUTO123

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27 September
Ford Mustang Mach-E Officially Certified For Police Duty

Is the Mach-E the cop car of the future?

CarBuzz

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27 September
Ford issues pair of recalls for 2021 Mustang Mach-E, for improperly bonded glass

The recalls affect the EV's windshield and panoramic glass roof, but the fixes are relatively simple.

CNET - ROADSHOW

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27 September
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Recalled for Windshields That May Detach

Ford is recalling thousands of 2021 Mustang Mach-E electric crossovers due to windshields and panoramic sunroofs that could detach while driving. The issue involves the adhesive and bonding procedure used to attach these glass panels to the vehicles...

The Drive

27 September
2022 Ford EcoSport makes optional 2.0-liter engine standard

Filed under: Ford,Crossover,Budget Continue reading 2022 Ford EcoSport makes optional 2.0-liter engine standard 2022 Ford EcoSport makes optional 2.0-liter engine standard originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 27 Sep 2021 10:17:00 EDT. ...

AutoBlog

27 September
Ford recalls all 2021 Mustang Mach-E SUVs for two issues

The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E electric crossover SUV is being recalled for two issues related to bonding on the windshield and panoramic glass roof, the NHTSA disclosed Monday. In both cases, inadequate bonding can cause the roof glass to separate...

The Car Connection


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24 September
Ford Mustang Mach-E passes Michigan State Police test

Ford Mustang Mach-E, or rather the ‘Ford Pro all-electric police pilot vehicle’ based on the Mach-e, has passed the Michigan State Police test. It became the first all-electric vehicle to do so. more… The post Ford Mustang Mach-E passes Michigan...

Electrek

24 September
Ford Fiesta set for a 2022 facelift

An updated Ford Fiesta is set to hit the streets in early 2022, with some styling tweaks, improved tech and more safety features. The post Ford Fiesta set for a 2022 facelift appeared first on The Car Expert.

The Car Expert

24 September
2022 Ford Expedition SUV adds off-road and performance versions, updates tech

The 2022 Ford Expedition full-size SUV comes with new versions aimed at off-roading and performance, an upgraded suspension, a larger touchscreen, and a limited hands-free driver-assist system for its mid-cycle refresh. The front and rear get a...

The Car Connection

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24 September
Ford UK plots EV gearbox production at Halewood factory

Blue Oval's electrification strategy could see it make a huge investment in the future of its UK factory Ford is poised to make a huge investment in its UK manufacturing presence, transforming its Halewood plant into a dedicated electric...

Autocar

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24 September
Ford Transit FCEV prototype explores hydrogen van potential

Ford partners with UK-based engineering firm AVL to trial fuel-cell technology in its most popular van Ford has teamed up with powertrain testing specialist AVL to build a fully functioning Transit FCEV prototype, which it will use to research...

Autocar

23 September
Michigan State Police Using Ford Mustang Mach-E in Test

Michigan State Police have implemented a pilot project to evaluate the possibility of using Ford Mustang Mach-Es as police vehicles. An adapted version of the all-electric model is already in use in the United Kingdom; it's only a matter of time...

AUTO123

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23 September
New Car Preview: 2023 Ford Bronco Raptor

We recently had the opportunity to experience the new 2021 Ford Bronco in all its Sasquatch off-roading package’s glory. We enjoyed the 2.7-liter turbocharged V6 engine and the Bronco’s nearly unmatched cohesiveness that we thought put it slightly...

Automotive Addicts

22 September
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Review: What’s in a Name?

The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E all-electric SUV has been the source of many an argument already regarding the wisdom of using the Mustang name on it. But what’s in a name anyways? How the vehicle performs on the road and treats its occupants is the...

AUTO123

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22 September
Redwood Materials and Ford Announce Partnership on Batteries!

Ford and Redwood Materials have teamed up on a closed-loop system that allows both companies to achieve their goals to make electric vehicles more sustainable, drive down the cost of batteries and ultimately make electric vehicles accessible and...

Cheers & Gears

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22 September
Ford announces partnership with Tesla cofounder JB Straubel’s Redwood on batteries

Ford and Redwood Materials, a battery recycling and material supply company founded by Tesla cofounder JB Straubel, announced that they are partnering on battery supply and recycling. more… The post Ford announces partnership with Tesla cofounder...

Electrek

22 September
Most Powerful, Most Off-Road Capable and Smartest Expedition Ever, 2022 Ford Expedition is Revealed!

The final day of Summer is used to reveal the flagship full size SUV by Ford, the new 2022 Expedition! Ford choose to start at an entry level point with the new 2022 Ford Expedition Timberline Series. This is Fords most off-road-capable...

Cheers & Gears

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20 September
Edd China Tackles Weird Alternator Issue on A 1966 Ford Mustang

Wheeler Dealers may have changed presenters but Edd China hasn’t. And that’s perfectly fine with us. His YouTube channel chronicles the highs and lows of car repairs. Edd is a thorough and logical mechanic, he makes everything look easy. This...

Daily Car Blog

20 September
Ford Bronco being considered for Europe, says Ford boss

Ford CEO Jim Farley has hinted that the new Bronco SUV could be on its way to Europe

Auto Express

16 September
New 2022 Ford Fiesta ST facelift gets fresh face and more torque

Ford has treated its peppy little Fiesta ST hot hatchback to a new front end, a few interior revisions and an extra 30Nm of torque

Auto Express

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16 September
New Ford Fiesta: 2021 facelift adds more tech and electrification

More mild hybrids and technologies inside; regular version, Active and ST specs all revealed

Car Magazine

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15 September
Walmart to begin driverless deliveries with Ford and Argo AI

Enlarge / A human collects her Walmart delivery from an autonomous delivery vehicle operated by Ford and Argo AI. (credit: Ford) It's easy to feel like the autonomous vehicle (AV) industry has settled into the trough of sorrow. The hyperbolic buzz...

Ars Technica


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10 September
New Ford Ranger pickup: first fruit of Ford and VW collab teased

Fords new Ranger is developed in partnership with VW well see it at the end of the year

Car Magazine


09 September
Ford is latest firm to stop making cars in India

The firm has run up losses of more than $2bn in India and demand for new vehicles has weakened.

BBC News


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