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Ford MyKey Now To Allow Parents To Block Teen Calls/Texts

Ford MyKey Now To Allow Parents To Block Teen Calls/Texts

This was more or less bound to happen, given all the high-profile awareness campaigns about distracted driving and teens being the riskiest group of drivers engaging in talking on cell phones and texting behind the wheel. Ford is modifying the MyKey “Do Not Disturb” function to give... read more

October 27, 2011 by  - 1
 
2011 Ford Explorer

2011 Ford Explorer Hits 100,000 Sales In 2011

When Ford introduced the new 2011 Explorer in July 2010, the automaker knew it had a potential sales hit on its hands. What Ford didn’t know was how many customers... read more October 25, 2011 by  0


 
2009 Ford Explorer XLT

Rental Agency Recovers Stolen SUV With Facebook

Jennifer Marshall Hansen seemed like any other Affordable Rent-A-Car customer when the 42 year old woman rented a 2009 Ford Explorer from the Salt Lake City company. When... read more October 3, 2011 by  0


 
Ford Explorer LEGOLAND

Ford Builds An Explorer From Lego Bricks--And No, You Can't Drive It

A 2012 Ford Explorer generally contains some 2,500 separate parts, and will take you nearly anywhere you need to go, on road or off (within reason). The newest Ford Explorer... read more September 26, 2011 by  3


 
Ford Explorer LEGOLAND

Lego My Ford Explorer: Florida Theme Park To Feature Family SUV

No, you can’t buy it, but the kids will love it anyway. What is it? It’s the Ford Explorer Legoland, a one-of-a-kind Explorer constructed from more than 380,000... read more September 26, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Ford Explorer

2012 Family Crossovers And SUVs With Enhanced Stability Control

By new federal regulation, all passenger vehicles manufactured as of September 1, 2011 must have electronic stability control (ESC) as standard equipment. Some taller... read more September 26, 2011 by  0


 
Car thief breaking into car. Image courtesy of Rocky Mountain Tracking.

Car Theft Down 7.2 Percent In 2010

While the preliminary results from the annual FBI Uniform Crime Report showing that auto theft decreased 7.2 percent in 2010 is certainly encouraging, the fact remains that a... read more September 21, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Ford Explorer

2012 Ford Explorer, Edge EcoBoost: Right For Family Buyers?

Wringing the most fuel economy out of its 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder EcoBoost engine is paying off for Ford as customers are flocking to EcoBoost-powered vehicles... read more August 29, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Ford Explorer

2012 Ford Explorer, Tesla Model S, Genesis Coupe: Car News Headlines

The 2012 Ford Explorer and Edge crossovers are opting for EcoBoost power--but when should you? [GreenCarReports] The Wall Street Journal's Dan Neil is betting Elon Musk he... read more August 29, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Ford Explorer

2012 Ford Explorer EcoBoost Pricing Announced

If the idea of a fuel-efficient SUV appeals to you, Ford’s 2.0-liter EcoBoost four-cylinder powered Explorer may be just what you’ve been looking for. Around... read more August 3, 2011 by  7


 
2012 Ford Explorer

2012 Ford Explorer With EcoBoost Engine Priced From $29,990

Family buyers looking for a fuel-efficient, affordable full-size SUV may find what they’re looking for in the 2012 Ford Explorer. The base Explorer with available... read more August 3, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Ford Explorer

2012 Ford Explorer EcoBoost Gets 28 MPG Highway

Families looking for the most fuel-efficient SUV that seats seven passengers should take a look at the 2011 Ford Explorer with the 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine. Thanks to... read more July 28, 2011 by  2


 
2011 Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer With 2.0-Liter EcoBoost Scores 28 MPG Fuel Economy

The 2011 Ford Explorer is now the most fuel-efficient seven-seat SUV on the market thanks to the addition of its four-cylinder EcoBoost engine option, which enables the big... read more July 28, 2011 by  6


 
Ford's inflatable seat belt

2013 Ford Flex And Unnamed Lincolns To Offer Rear Inflatable Seat Belts

Buoyed by the number of 2011 Ford Explorer buyers ordering rear inflatable seat belts, the automaker no doubt sees a marketing opportunity ahead – especially with... read more June 22, 2011 by  0


 
1997 Ford Explorer XL

A Decade After The Firestone Recall, Tire Safety Still Newsworthy

This week is the tenth annual National Tire Safety Week, but chances are good it isn’t marked on your calendar. Chances are also good that almost eleven years after the... read more June 6, 2011 by  7


 
2011 Ford Explorer

Ford Misses Quality Targets, Feels Pressure: Report

In 2010, Ford was the mainstream brand with the fewest quality defects, according to J.D. Power and Associates. Since then, their new Explorer was ranked 17th out of 19... read more June 3, 2011 by  8


 

 
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