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The Interior of the 2009 Ford F-150 Makes a Bold Design Statement

The Interior of the 2009 Ford F-150 Makes a Bold Design Statement

The first time I sat in the interior of the 2009 Ford F-150 a thought occurred to me. This is the first car I could actually live in. And that is really saying something when you consider the ill-fitting cheap plastic and mouse fur upholstery that made up the inside of the 1997-2004 model. The... read more

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2009 Ford Explorer Sport Trac XLT

Discontinued: 2010 Ford Explorer Sport Trac To Be The Last

Over the past several months, throughout the global economic downturn in general and Detroit's meltdown in particular, we've often sung the praises of Ford Motor Company. Not... read more July 27, 2009 by  0

2009 Hyundai Genesis

2009 Hyundai Genesis Drives To The Top Of J.D. Power's Heap

The good times for Hyundai keep on rolling: J.D. Power and Associates has given top marks in its Vehicle Launch Index to the 2009 Hyundai Genesis. The Index "quantifies how... read more July 22, 2009 by  2

2005 Ford F-150 Supercab 133" STX Angular Rear Exterior View

Turbo-Powered Ford F-150 Is REALLY Turbo Powered

Remember that episode of Family Guy where Peter thought it'd be fun to fill up his truck with jet fuel and fly around town? Well, he's been one-upped: Michigan's Chris Lentz... read more July 1, 2009 by  1

2009 Ford Taurus SE

2009 Ford Taurus and 2009 Honda Odyssey: Ideal Vehicles, Say Owners

There's more good news all around for Ford—it beats out Toyota, GM, Honda, and other full-line mainstream brands and has taken the top mainstream-brand spot in... read more June 29, 2009 by  0

2009 Chevrolet Corvette

What Cars Couldn't You Do Without? Chevrolet Corvette Tops List!

Hagerty Insurance is among the world's leaders in providing coverage for classic cars, so their customer base skews toward the enthusiast side of the vehicle owning public... read more June 15, 2009 by  7

Alan Mulally

Ford Boss Alan Mullaly Sees Light At End Of Tunnel

Unlike General Motors and Chrysler LLC, Ford Motor Company (F) has maintained a more normal outward appearance as the organization has navigated through this current economic... read more June 12, 2009 by  2

2009 Ford F-150

May's 20 Best-Selling Cars; You Might Be Surprised

In the midst of this down market, hundreds of thousands of American individuals and companies bought cars and trucks last month. Here are May's top 20 best sellers: Ford... read more June 3, 2009 by  5

Shopping Cart

Ford Uses Cars As Punching Bags--And It's All For You

As I stared at this huge industrial robot, I asked if it could do anything other than push a shopping cart at about 300 mph? The engineer answered that it could do the same... read more May 12, 2009 by  0

car on fire

Insurance Fraud: Desperate Measures For Desperate Times?

Thinking of just torching your car because you can’t make the payments? Or running it into the swamp because you couldn’t sell the clunker? Claiming that it’s stolen so... read more April 28, 2009 by  0

2009 Ford F-150

An Unlikely Family Hauler: The Pickup Truck

 Think about some of the tasks you assign to your family vehicle. Especially this  time of the year. Many families have a home, and now with Spring hot on our heels, my... read more March 25, 2009 by  2

2011 Ford F-150

2011 Ford F-150 Spied; Powered By New 6.2-liter Boss V-8

According to Detroit News, Ford will be fitting its upcoming large displacement 6.2-liter V-8 to a greater variety of 2011 F-150s than originally planned. Their spy pic... read more March 20, 2009 by  1

Toby Keith

Link Love From The Car Connection: Contests Galore, Driving In China, And Yes, More Freakin' iPhone Apps

We call it a sweetstakes -- Love Toby Keith? Need a new truck? Well, friend, we have the opportunity of a lifetime for you: Ford's "Biggest and Baddest Sweepstakes" could net... read more March 12, 2009 by  3

2009 Ford F-150

Full-Size Trucks: A Battlefield of Innovation

I like Howie Long. I trust his picks on Sundays. And when he tells me only little old ladies need steps and a handle to get up into their pickup bed--as in the new Ford... read more March 9, 2009 by  3

2009 Chevrolet Silverado Hybrid

2012 Chevrolet Silverado: What To Expect, Part I

As far as our friends at Motor Trend are concerned, their coveted Truck of the Year award goes to the maker who introduces a new model. The 2007 Chevrolet Silverado, all-new... read more February 23, 2009 by  0

2009 Ford F-150

Are You Ready For... Amber Gold and Blue Flame F-150s?

Global automotive doomsday may or may not be upon us, but manufacturers are still innovating every day. New car buyers enjoy the highest levels of efficiency and durability... read more February 19, 2009 by  3


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