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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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The Fully Customizable 2019 Ford Mustang


Ford’s latest iteration of their iconic pony car comes ready to fit the varying preferences of customers, with the creators of the Ford Mustang making the 2019 model fully customizable to fit the needs and desires of drivers everywhere.


The company launched the 2019 Ford Mustang’s build configurator, allowing customers to design their own Mustang to their specific liking. Mustang enthusiasts can choose from various Mustang models, including fastback or convertible styles, with…

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Ford Earns Best-Ever Score in J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Initial Quality Study


Ford Motor Company received their best-ever score in the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Initial Quality Study, a report which measures vehicle quality by tracking the amount of problems that occur within the first 90 days of ownership.


The study found that Ford vehicles had 81 problems per 100 vehicles and that Lincoln had 83 problems per 100 vehicles. The numbers were far below the industry average, which averaged to 93 problems per 100 vehicles in 2018.


Ford attributed their rankings, which have improved for the fifth-straight year, to quality improvements that include enhancements to tech features.


“Ford’s…

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Ford Introduces New Technology For Fleets


Throughout the country, both law enforcement and companies (large and small) utilize Ford vehicles to conduct their business. In many cases, these law enforcement departments and businesses form fleets of vehicles. Whether these fleets are three vehicles, or 30, managing them can be tough. This is why Ford has introduced two new products to increase efficiency among fleets.

Ford has been a trusted provider of fleet vehicles for decades and has been the leader in the field for over 30 years. The two new products that Ford Commercial Solutions is launching should help fleet owners to maintain more control and…

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Ford Develops Future Technology In Corktown


Technology has long been the driving force of innovation and development within the automotive industry. In fact technology and innovation are intertwined; sometimes technology pushes innovation, while on other occasions innovation leads to strides in technology. Technology has changed and adapted in the industry constantly. The new innovations that are driving the automotive industry are electric and self-driving vehicles.

While your standard gasoline-powered, person-operated vehicle is still the most common option, this is likely to change. Electric vehicles and those that are self-driving will soon become much more common. Companies like Ford are working tirelessly to not only develop these…

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