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Test Drive A 2012 Ford Focus And Share On Facebook

Test Drive A 2012 Ford Focus And Share On Facebook

Ride and drives are nothing new, but integrating Facebook and lasers brings the concept to a whole new level. Later this month Ford will launch its "Start More Than A Car. Get More Than A Test Drive" event. After a kick-off in Chicago on August 22, the marketing event goes on to 21 cities... read more

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2012 Ford Focus

Americans Will Buy Hatchbacks After All: Who Knew?

For years, the accepted wisdom in the American automotive industry was this: American consumers don’t want hatchbacks. Hatchbacks, we were led to believe, were ugly... read more July 13, 2011 by  4


 
2012 Ford Focus

Adaptive Cruise Control Available For Ford Focus, Just Not Here

In Europe, buyers of the 2012 Ford Focus can equip their cars with adaptive cruise control. Once found exclusively on luxury cars, the technology has decreased in cost to the... read more July 8, 2011 by  1


 
2011 Ford Focus 4-door Sedan S Side Exterior View

2011 Ford Focus

The 2011 Ford Focus is still available at some dealers, although a completely new version is being introduced for the 2012 model year. It's been trimmed down over its life... read more June 29, 2011 by  0


 
Focus Doug

Focus Doug: Has The Campaign Been Successful? By The Numbers

It's been three months since we told you about Ford's Focus Doug social media campaign. We even got to use the term amazeballs in the post. Now that the campaign has had some... read more June 20, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Ford Focus

May Car Sales A Mixed Bag: Toyota, GM Down; Ford Even; Chrysler Up

New-vehicle sales for May are rolling in today, and the overall numbers are mixed as automakers absorb the double whammy of fewer cars to sell, and lower incentives cutting... read more June 1, 2011 by  1


 
2009 Ford Focus

Don't Mothball Your Old Car--Just Repair It For Less

When consumers are not buying new cars, they're repairing their old ones. Right? Well, not exactly. Some repair shops are reporting that a segment of their customer base is... read more May 25, 2011 by  3


 
2012 Ford Focus

Top 10 Road Trip Cars Of 2011

Summer is right around the corner and, if you’re like a majority of Americans, you’re thinking about taking some sort of road trip. Maybe it’s to the... read more May 19, 2011 by  1


 
2012 Ford Focus

Higher Prices, Fewer Choices For New Car Buyers Coming

There’s bad news on the horizon for new car buyers: demand is up and supply is down, so automakers are reducing incentives used to move new car inventory. It's most... read more May 16, 2011 by  2


 
Ford studies dandelions

Dandelion Not Just For Salads Anymore; How About Floor Mats?

Hold the weed killer! While homeowners typically look at dandelions sprouting on the lawn and immediately look for ways to kill the invasive weed, researchers at Ford and... read more May 10, 2011 by  0


 
money

TCC's Top Rated Vehicles Under $20k

Interested in getting the best vehicle for well below today's new-vehicle average of about $28k? If so, you'll need to do some smart shopping; and that early stage of car... read more May 6, 2011 by  2


 
Toyota Prius Plug-In

Study: For Shoppers, Vehicle Cost Matters More Than The Environment

One of the hard realities of considering some of the greenest advance-technology vehicles like hybrids or electric cars is that they almost always come with higher price... read more April 27, 2011 by  3


 
2011 Ford Focus

Avoiding An Auto Repair Nightmare

The most important step you can take when getting your car repaired is the first one – dropping the car off. It is often the most rushed part of the process, since it... read more April 26, 2011 by  0


 
All-new 2012 Ford Focus Electric

Electric Cars Lead Cities To Amp Up

Better get ready for electric vehicles – if you want to stay with the times. That seems to be the message that some two dozen U.S. cities have gotten and are responding... read more April 15, 2011 by  0


 
2011 Scion xB

Toyota, Several Other Automakers Face Supply Shortages Through Summer

If you're set on getting a particular vehicle this year—especially a small-car model or a Japanese-brand model—you might want to go get it sooner than later... read more April 11, 2011 by  0


 
2012 Ford Focus Electric

Ford Focus Therapy: Talk To Doug the Puppet

Unless you’re a shut-in, or you’re in solitary confinement at a maximum security prison, or the cable company decided to do repairs on your connection to the... read more March 23, 2011 by  1


 

 
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