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Dec. 12, 2012 |
The move from steel to an all-aluminum bed and cab for the new generation Ford F-150 was widely seen as a big gamble given the F-150’s long success as the biggest selling pickup on the market. But it wasn’t a spur of the moment hunch bet; it was a decision based on validation through years – yes,...
Feb. 20, 2015 |
The EcoBoost 300, held at the Homestead Race Track outside of Miami, FL, last month, may have marked the end of NASCAR's 2015 racing season but it also heralded the continuation of a major marketing push by race sponsor Ford Motor Co. to highlight its product lineups for the coming year --...
Dec. 1, 2014 |
Built by some 4,878 employees at its Kansas City, MO, assembly plant and boosted by some $1.1 billion in investments, Ford Motor Co. activated its new Transit van production line this week and plans to have the new full-size van ready for purchase this summer...
Apr. 30, 2014 |
Ford Motor Co. is rounding a few new corners this month: introducing a new snow plow package for its revamped 2015 model F-150 pickup, retraining workers to buid the 2015 model F-150's all-aluminum body, even introducing a new police interceptor sport utility vehicle (SUV) package. All photos...
Feb. 25, 2015 |
Derive Systems has released new engine calibration software to improve fuel economy of the Ford Transit with 3.7L or 3.5L engines. “Businesses select the Ford Transit because their fleets require a highly customizable vehicle,” said Tom Kanewske, senior director of business development. “Derive...
Feb. 24, 2015 |
Ford Motor Co. is recalling some 538 service replacement steering gears that may have been installed on 2008 through 2010 model F-250 and F-350 Super Duty trucks equipped with 6.4-liter diesel engines. The OEM said the problem is that the replacement steering gear mounting flange does not rest flush...
Feb. 25, 2015 |
Transfer Flow has introduced a larger replacement fuel tank for 2015 Ford F-250 and F-350 SWB and LWB diesel pickups trucks. For the Ford SWB crew cab pickup, a 50-gal. tank can replace the stock 26-gal. tank. For the LWB crew cab and extended cab pickups, a 57-gal. fuel tank replaces the stock...
Feb. 11, 2015 |
Ford Motor Co. unveiled its new 2016 Police Interceptor sport utility vehicle (SUV) package at the Chicago Auto Show this week – updating a model the OEM originally put together specifically for law enforcement officers back in 2012...
Feb. 12, 2015 |
New SumoSprings Solo “airless airbag” suspension enhancer applications for the full ra...
Feb. 13, 2015 |