Monthly Archives: August 2011

Lincoln to get seven new/revised models by 2014

Submitted by Patrick Rall Lincoln has been having a rough year without middle-child brand Mercury but word of seven all-new and/or revised models hitting their showrooms by 2014 is news that could help Ford Motor Company’s high end brand step … Continue reading

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Ford Ending Crown Victoria Production

DEARBORN (WKZO) — Production of the Ford Crown Victoria is coming to an end.  While consumer sales of the sedan ended in 2008, the production of the Police Interceptor version continued.  Ford will now produce police vehicles based on the Taurus … Continue reading

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Design chief says next Ford Mustang will be all American muscle

Submitted by Patrick Rall Last night I had a chance to sit down with J Mays – Ford’s VP of Global Design and Chief Creative Officer and while the next Ford Mustang wasn’t one of the key topics for the … Continue reading

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Ford Focus electric to come with home solar option

By Chris Woodyard   For the environmentally conscious who think driving an electric car isn’t doing enough, there’ll be a chance to go solar at the same time. Ford is announcing that it is teaming with an established solar provider, … Continue reading

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Toyota and Ford to collaborate on new hybrid system for light trucks and SUVs

W. Scott Bailey Toyota Motor Corp. Toyota Motor Corp. Latest from The Business Journals Ford, Toyota will work together on hybrid system for trucksFord, Toyota join forces on hybrid system for trucksFord, Toyota will work together on hybrid system for … Continue reading

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Lincoln MKZ Concept Headed To 2012 Detroit Auto Show

Viknesh Vijayenthiran The last we heard, Lincoln was delaying the introduction of its redesigned MKZ sedan from an original launch in early 2012 to sometime closer to the end of that same year. The main reason was due to a … Continue reading

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2013 Ford Mustang: Shelby GT500 looks, more grunt

Ford will be lifting the veil on a completely redesigned Mustang for 2013 and, judging by the preliminary info, we’re looking at quite the spectacular machine. Style-wise, the new muscle car will feature the wider upper grille and smaller, rounder … Continue reading

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