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McDonald's and Ford Work Together to Build Better Cars with Coffee

 

Many people enjoy a cup of coffee on their commute to work, but few would expect the same source of their favorite cup of Joe to also be the same material parts of their car are composed of. Ford and McDonald’s both have made commitments to better the environment, and to maximize their efforts, they began thinking outside of the box and discovered how to turn coffee beans into a cup of coffee and build car parts with coffee bean waste.

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Ford Runs Free with Newest Mustang: All Electric Mach-E



Mustang has been a staple nameplate for Ford since its inception in the 1960s. Representing the American spirit with freedom, speed, and big dreams with a rebellious nature, Mustang has come to represent a huge piece of American culture. Now, Ford has set out to progress society and American culture further with the newest edition to the Mustang family: an all-electric SUV-the Mustang Mach-E.


“At the first-ever Detroit auto show, Henry Ford said he was working on something that would strike like forked lightning,” said Bill Ford, executive chairman, Ford Motor Company. “That was the Model T. Today, the Ford…

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Ford and ARB Announce New Accessories Partnership


Last week, on October 31, 2019, Ford Performance and ARB, an Australian 4x4 accessories manufacturer and distributor, announced their partnership. Through their teamwork, they aim to design and develop off-road accessories and vehicle recovery parts for Ford’s off-roading adventurers.


“The goal of the relationship between ARB and Ford Performance is to provide Ford customers premium and functional off-road accessories that inspire personalized vehicle customization, improve off-road capability, and empower customers to feel comfortable using their vehicles – even in remote areas,” said Lachlan McCann, ARB chief operating officer.


The American Ford Ranger is the first vehicle on the lineup to…

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Ford Performance Driver Ryan Blaney Wins Thriller at Talladega


After initially being delayed a full day due to rain, NASCAR’s Monster Energy Cup Series playoff race at Talladega Superspeedway finally got underway this past Monday.


Following a crash-strewn 500 miles, Ford Performance and Team Penske driver Ryan Blaney earned his third-ever win in a stunning 0.007 second finish over fellow Ford Performance veteran Ryan Newman. According to NBCSports, it was the sixth-closest MENCS finish of all-time. 


When Newman took the lead on the last of 188 laps going into Turn 3 thanks to a last minute push by driver Denny Hamlin, Blaney made contact with Newman’s…

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Ford’s Michigan Central Station Restoration Project is Bringing Trade Jobs Back to Detroit


Recently, Ford Motor Company has introduced a plan to begin rebuilding the infrastructure of Detroit, one of America’s most underprivileged cities. One aspect of this plan, the restoration of the Michigan Central Station, has already been making leaps and bounds in the journey to bring Detroit out of the shadows. 


Ford purchased the Michigan Central Station last summer, and are now leading the charge to restore the historic building to its former glory. 


In an effort to revitalize the city’s lack of specialized trade workers like masons, bricklayers, plumbers, and electricians through this project, 12 students from A…

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Ford Trucks Release First-Ever Off-Road Leveling Kits From Ford Performance


If you’re looking for the highest-quality off-road experience for your truck, look no further than the upcoming Ford Tough leveling kits from Ford Performance.


The new kits will be available as after-purchase products for the Ford Ranger and Ford F-150, and they’re taking off-road capability to the next level. The dealer-installed leveling kits will include features like aluminum FOXshock bodies designed to provide ample cooling capacity, new front coilover springs, vehicle-specific upper front mounts with polyurethane bushings that help isolate noise and vibration, and 2-inch front lift that levels the truck from hood to tailgate.


“Ford Performance…

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Ford Debuts First-Ever Pursuit-Rated Police Interceptor Hybrid


Police departments from all across the U.S. are lining up to order 2020 Ford Police Interceptor Utility Hybrid, which is the first-ever pursuit-rated police utility vehicle with a standard hybrid engine. So far, police departments nation-wide have placed more than 15,000 orders for the new fuel-efficient squad car.


For the last several years, demand for a hybrid police interceptor that doesn’t sacrifice power and performance has been high. This is largely due…

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Truck Life: Grilling With Charcoal




When it comes to late-summer activities, it doesn’t get much better than a good old-fashioned barbecue session. These days, most grills come standard with propane and fancy electric starters, but the best grilling comes from a charcoal flame.


In the Truck Life, we do things to perfection. Host your late summer cookout in style with this tried and true charcoal barbecue lesson from Ford.

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Analyzing Ford’s NASCAR Dominance at Michigan International Speedway


This Sunday, NASCAR’s Monster Energy Cup Series will roll into Michigan International Speedway for the running of the 2019 Consumers Energy 400.


Situated just over an hour from the birthplace of Ford Motor Company, Michigan International Speedway has seen many of Ford Performance’s best results over the years.


Today, we’ll analyze the incredible historical performance of many of the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series Ford Performance drivers as we look forward to the race this Sunday.

Stewart-Haas Racing

Since switching to Ford at the start of the 2017 season, Stewart-Haas Racing has seen significant improvement at Michigan…

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The New Emoji Update Didn’t Reveal a Pickup Truck Emoji, Ford’s Changing That

 

Ford has developed a new pickup truck. It’s smaller than any they’ve ever built, but it will be available to everyone. It’s a pickup truck emoji. With billions of emojis sent everyday, and nearly every mode of transportation from cars to boats to ski lifts, truck fans started to notice an unfortunate omission. There was no pickup emoji.

 

Ford decided it was time to change that and is celebrating World Emoji Day with the debut of the pickup truck emoji.

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