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Ford Names New Leader of Global Government Relations


On February 18 Ford Motor Company announced the appointment of Mitch Bainwol as Chief Government Relations Officer, effective March 1, he’s also elected been elected a company officer.


Bainwol, 59, will lead a global team to help shape policy and legislation to promote Ford’s business objectives. This includes areas of international trade, the environment, technology, autonomous vehicles, mobility, driver safety, and taxation. As the leader of Ford’s global government relations, Bainwol will direct engagement with governments in a total of 110 markets around the world, essentially wherever Ford does business.


Ford president of Global Operations Joe Hinrichs…

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The Eagle Squadron Mustang GT

The Mustang is a popular sight on the nation’s roads. The vehicle, known for its dependability and power, has been a top choice for muscle car enthusiasts for decades. Despite the Mustang’s familiarity within both the global and American markets, the Eagle Squadron Mustang GT is a far different story. While the same design as the standard Mustang, the Eagle Squadron vehicle is visually different than any other on the planet.

This is, of course, by design. The Eagle Squadron Mustang is a one-of-a-kind vehicle. Ford built the visually-spectacular car for the 2018 Experimental Aircraft Association’s The…

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New Special Edition SUVs

Over time, the automotive market continually changes and adapts. Most of these changes are as a result of consumer interest and preference. In recent years, the industry has shifted heavily towards further development of the SUV field. This is because consumers are actively choosing SUVs over cars. The larger space and greater options afforded by SUVs are two of the main reasons for this.

Ford is among the automotive companies pushing SUVs forward and putting the vehicles at the top of the list. In developing the company’s SUV lineup further, Ford has announced four new special edition SUVs. The…

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Ford Experiences Stellar Sales


Despite the necessity of transportation, the automobile industry is full of ups and downs, spikes and recessions. The industry in recent years has been turbulent, with many companies experiencing significant losses in sales. There are many reasons for the decrease in sales, but key among these are the economy and changes in consumer preference.

Even though the automotive industry has had its ups and downs, Ford has been having some stellar sales. In fact, this August was widely an improvement over last year. This is due largely in part to the quality of vehicles that Ford produces. Not only are…

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Ford Brings New SUV to China

Over time, a very large automotive has developed in China. In fact, the country now has the largest single market in the world. For automakers, this means that China is a land of opportunity, where advancements and vehicular developments can be made. Ford has been invested heavily in the market in China, and recently has released a brand-new SUV to the country.

New to the Chinese automotive market is the Ford Territory. The Territory is a mid-size SUV that exemplifies the company’s vision for the future. Ford has become very focused on SUV production and manufacturing; this is especially…

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Ford Uses Drones To Carry Out Dangerous Inspections


From using exoskeleton suits to body tracking technology, Ford Motor Company has been using the latest technology to keep their workers safe and create a more productive working environment. Now, Ford is mitigating danger in engine plants by using drones to inspect high-up areas.


The company has been experimenting camera-mounted drones to inspect gantries, pipework and roof areas at their Dagenham Engine Plant in the United Kingdom. The use of drones keeps Ford employees out of harm's way and eliminates the chances of falls and other accidents that could occur during the inspections.


Ford previously utilized automated extendable platforms…

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Watch The Ford Fiesta ST Speed Through Underground Tunnels


In a recent commercial for Ford Europe, the Ford Fiesta ST took on an all-new type of terrain that some may not associate with Ford’s smallest performance vehicle — a series of treacherous, underground tunnels.


The video was shot 400 meters below ground in a European salt mine with the help of World Rallycross Championship driver Elfyn Evans, who was behind the wheel.


The commercial shows the Fiesta ST ripping through dirt and salt as it maneuvers through the 37-mile network of underground tunnels. It can be seen drifting and tearing through the mine at high speeds, showing a whole…

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A Look At The Ford Ranger Raptor


The 2019 Ford Ranger Raptor was just released in Europe, and now there’s pretty sound speculation that this “baby” Raptor will make its way to the United States. Some automotive journalists have spotted Ford Ranger Raptors on American streets with a left-hand drive, all but signaling that the Ranger Raptor will be available to American consumers in the near future.


But what can this baby brother to the Ford F-150 Raptor actually do? It…

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Ford Unveils Vision For New Corktown Campus



Ford Motor Company unveiled their vision for Ford’s new Corktown campus on June 19, a campus which will serve as the company’s central location for the development of future transportation technologies. The company will be dedicating the campus to the development of electric and autonomous vehicles, setting the stage for the Corktown location to truly be Ford’s headquarters for developing the future of automotive technology.


Ford introduced their plans for the campus — which is centered around the Michigan Central Station, now owned by Ford — during an event at the historic former train station.


The Corktown campus will…

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