Tag Archives: Ford

Top 10 Ford concept cars of the last 30 years

24 Sep

Ford-Indigo-Concept

Ford SYNus (2005) The ‘synthesis’ of this concept car is represented through its tough three-door wagon exterior and soft interior. It was created as a collaboration between Spanish designer Jose Paris and Joe Baker. Read more. Ford 021C (1999) Designed by Marc Newson, this 1950s-inspired saloon was produced as a styling exercise for Ford. It [...]

2014 Ford C-MAX Hybrid upgraded

17 Aug

2014 Ford C-max Hybrid

FORD UPGRADES 2014 C-MAX HYBRID FOR BETTER FUEL ECONOMY, CHANGES 2013 LABEL TO IMPROVE CUSTOMER SATISFACTION 2014 Ford C-MAX Hybrid on sale later this year is upgraded with new transmission gearing and enhanced aerodynamics to further improve fuel efficiency performance Ford voluntarily changing its approach to C-MAX Hybrid fuel economy labeling going forward to better [...]

Ford introduces new line-up to Australia including Ford Everest Concept

14 Aug

Ford Everest Concept

Ford Accelerates Product and Technology Led Transformation in Australia SYDNEY – Aug 13, 2013: Ford is accelerating its product and technology led transformation with a completely refreshed line-up and several all-new models in showrooms between now and 2017. In an unprecedented acceleration of new vehicle launches, Ford will refresh its entire vehicle line-up in Australia [...]

Now you can vote for Ford Personalized Fuel Efficiency App Challenge

11 Aug

Personalized Fuel Efficiency App Challenge

Mobile and Web-based apps that take advantage of vehicle data gathered through OpenXC to help drivers improve their personal fuel efficiency will be eligible for $50,000 in cash prizes, including a $25,000 grand prize and a $1,000 popular choice prize $50,000  cash prize to be shared by creators who win the Personalized Fuel-Efficiency App Challenge; [...]

2013 Ford Fiesta eWheelDrive

2 May

Ford Fiesta eWheelDrive

Ford Motor Company and Schaeffler today demonstrated the Fiesta-based eWheelDrive car, a driveable research vehicle that could lead to improvements in urban mobility and parking by making possible smaller, more agile cars. Powered by independent electric motors in each of the rear wheels, eWheelDrive technology offers space under the hood that in conventional cars is [...]

GM & Ford To Jointly Develop 9/10 -Speed Transmission

15 Apr

Demand for speed and high performance is increasing day by day. Automakers are trying to cop with performance scale at their best. In the recent development, we learnt that GM and Ford are about to kick off a project that aims at developing 9-speed and 10-speed transmissions. “Engineering teams from GM and Ford have already [...]

Ford To Produce 2014 Explorer in Russia

12 Apr

Demand for SUVs growing day by day.  And to meet the emerging demands, automakers are scouting lands to find the right place to build them. Recently we read about Land Rover’s decision about building Defender in Sri Lanka. This time, it is Ford. Ford has announced that it is kicking off production of mighty Explorer [...]

2014 Ford Fiesta ST

11 Apr

  DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 19, 2012 – The new 2014 Ford Fiesta on sale next year will be the first vehicle available in the United States with Ford’s award-winning 1.0-liter EcoBoost® engine. Though the car has not yet undergone EPA testing, it is expected to be certified as the most fuel-efficient non-hybrid car available in [...]

Ford Announces 2014 F-150 SVT Raptor

10 Apr

Ford has announced 2014 year mode of F-150 SVT Raptor. In this sporty truck, we shall be seeing few design changes. Ford has not given too much input in preparing this model from scratch. New model will come with same engine. F-150 SVT Raptor comes with powerful 6.2-liter V8 producing 411 horsepower and peak torque [...]

Ford To Display 23 Vehicles At Auto China

10 Apr

Ford will be coming at the Auto China 2013, Shanghai with a never-seen before model. This will be a concept car from this American motor company. Though, Ford revealed only this information in its statement, and is yet to provide more information about the model. Ford tells that it will be presenting 23 models at [...]

Ford Focus RS From Jay Leno’s Garage

9 Apr

Jay Leno seems pleased with a new piece, the Ford Focus RS. And there should be a or two reasons for that. US is already annoyed (well a few USA) with Ford’s decision to not introduce this machine to market and this makes him feel specail . And second is the specifications. The standard model [...]

World’s Most Sold Car in 2012 : Ford Focus

9 Apr

Though, at the moment, Ford is far from becoming largest selling automaker in world, company has achieved another similar success. Ford Focus has become best-selling vehicle in the world in 2012. Market reseach firm, Polk, has suggested that there were 1020410 Focus sold making this number biggest among all. The majority of sale percentage attribute [...]

Ford’s F-150 King Ranch Special Edition

30 Sep

Ford F150 King Ranch Edition

At the Texas State fair, Ford made yet another (successful) attempt to show its excellent design skills with introduction of new face-lifted F-150 special edition. The special edition comes with newly designed three-bar grille, and carries special badges to distinguish it from regular models (and make other F-150 owners feel a bit common man). It [...]

Ford Drivers Most Polite on the Road

21 Jun

Owners of Ford vehicles are the most polite on the road according to a new study by MoneySupermarket.com. The price comparison company questioned over 2,000 motorists with different types of vehicles in order to determine if there is a general trend when it comes to the etiquette of motorists who particular makes of vehicles. Although Ford drivers [...]

What’s new about the 2012 Ford Transit?

10 Jun

It has been a staple of British business since the mid-1960s and has become something of a legend in its lifetime as a true motoring great. But this year, Ford has decided to refresh its Transit range and tempt people to seek out the cheapest van insurance they can get to help pay for one. Unveiled [...]