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Recalled: 2016 Ford Mustang, 2009-2010 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX
Recalled: 2016 Ford Mustang, 2009-2010 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX

Ford Motor Company has issued three recalls affecting roughly 131,000 vehicles worldwide, with most registered in the U.S. While two of the recalls are for 2016 model-year vehicles, the largest recall affects SUVs from 2009 and 2010. CHECK OUT: Victory For Shade-Tree Mechanics & Coders! Feds...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
Six Recalls Affect 2015 Ford F-150, 2016 Ford Explorer, 2001-2008 Ford Escape, And Other Models

Earlier this morning, Ford Motor Company issued a whopping six recalls for a variety of Ford, Lincoln, and Mercury vehicles, some as old as the 1998 model year. The problems range from structural issues to high-tech problems with adaptive cruise control systems. From oldest to newest vehicles, the...Read More»

2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty
2017 Ford Super Duty Trucks Go Aluminum But Keep Big V-8, V-10 Engines

Last year, Ford rocked the conservative, evolutionary pace of change in the U.S. pickup-truck arena with the introduction of a radically new, aluminum-bodied F-150 family. And now it’s following suit in the heavy-duty segment, with fully redesigned 2017 Ford F-Series Super-Duty trucks that...Read More»

2015 Ford Edge
2015 Ford Edge Earns Mostly Good IIHS Scores, Five-Star NCAP Rating

Safety-minded families now have one more reason to consider the much-improved 2015 Ford Edge: It’s achieved a batch of (mostly) top-tier crash-test ratings. In Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) testing, the 2015 Edge earned top 'good' ratings in four out of five IIHS tests, with...Read More»

O.J. Simpson chased by police in his Ford Bronco
Holy Crap, The Ford Bronco May Make A Comeback, Too

It's been a week of highs and lows for Ford fans. On Monday, the company's stock took a nosedive, thanks largely to fears about China and Ford's future there. But that bad news was balanced out a couple of days later, when rumors began circulating that Ford was planning to bring back the Ranger...Read More»

2015 Ford Ranger for global markets
5 Reasons To Bring Back The Ford Ranger ASAP

Remember the Ford Ranger? The often-maligned pint-sized pickup that disappeared from U.S. showrooms around 2011? According to Detroit News, it could be poised for a comeback, and the timing couldn't be better. THE FORD RANGER: A BRIEF HISTORY Truck fans of a certain age remember when the Ranger was...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
2015 Ford F-150: IIHS Gives Aluminum Body Mixed Crash Test Scores & Says It's 26% Pricier To Repair

This morning, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety released crash test scores for the new, aluminum-bodied 2015 Ford F-150 pickup. Among the results, there's good news and bad news for fans of America's best-loved vehicle. First, the good news: IIHS says that the F-150's new aluminum body...Read More»

2016 Ford Explorer
2015-2016 Ford Explorer, 2015 Ford Taurus, Flex, 2015 Lincoln MKS, MKT Recalled To Fix Parking Brake

Ford Motor Company has issued a recall for select, late-model crossovers and sedans, including the 2015-2016 Ford Explorer, 2015 Ford Taurus, 2015 Ford Flex, and 2015 models of the Lincoln MKS and MKT. The recall affects nearly 8,000 vehicles and stems from an issue with the parking brake. The...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
The 2015 Ford F-150 & The $10,000 Discount: Is America's Best-Selling Vehicle In Trouble?

Lots of folks are talking about the Ford F-150. The truck has been America's best-selling vehicle for the past several decades, and the F-Series in general has topped U.S. charts since the 1940s. But is the king about to be kicked off the mountain? ALSO SEE: 2016 Ford F-150 Limited Ups Technology...Read More»

2016 Ford F-150 Limited
2016 Ford F-150 Limited Ups Technology, Luxury

Only a week after General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] announced a series of updates for its Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 for the 2016 model year, the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has come out with a new range-topping version of its rival F-150. The latest version is called the F-150...Read More»

2015 Ford Edge
2015 Ford Edge Sales Stopped To Fix Water Leak, Owners Asked To Come In For Inspection

Ford Motor Company has issued a stop-sale for select 2015 Ford Edge crossovers, but it's not sending out recall notices anytime soon. According to Auto News, Ford is asking owners to take their Edge vehicles to dealerships for full inspections. ALSO SEE: 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 First Look The problem...Read More»

2015 Ford Focus
2015 Ford Focus, Escape, C-Max Recalled To Ensure That Engines Turn Off

Ford Motor Company is recalling more than 432,000 Focus, Escape, and C-Max vehicles from the 2015 model year. According to the automaker, some of those vehicles suffer from a software glitch that could allow engines to keep running, even after drivers turn them off. ALSO SEE: Will Scion iA, iM Be...Read More»

2015 Ford Escape
2014-2015 Ford Escape, Transit Connect Recalled To Fix Software Glitch

Ford Motor Company is recalling more than 200,000 Ford Escape and Ford Transit Connect vehicles from model-years 2014 and 2015. According to the automaker, those vehicles may suffer from problems with their instrument clusters. ALSO SEE: 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible Preview The problem appears...Read More»

Supreme Court of the United States (2010)
Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Cases From Fiat Chrysler & Ford

In two separate rulings -- or rather, non-rulings -- the Supreme Court of the United States had dealt smackdowns to Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and Ford Motor Company. According to Detroit News, SCOTUS refused to hear a case from FCA regarding the re-opening of dealerships shuttered in the wake of...Read More»

The open-source version of Ford AppLink called SmartDeviceLink or SDL
Toyota Teams With Ford To Stop Apple, Google From Dominating Dashboards

Car companies aren't known for creating awesome infotainment systems. In fact, though today's vehicles are mechanically very good, quality scores have plummeted because of terrible in-dash software. That's why many shoppers are excited about the long-overdue arrival of Google's Android Auto and...Read More»

2015 Ford F-150
2015 Ford F-150 Video Road Test

Quick! Name the best-selling truck, and vehicle, in the U.S. If you said anything other than the Ford F-150, you’re wrong. The F-150's been on top of the sales charts for more than 30 years. And even though Ram, Chevy, and GMC have upped their game, Ford intends to stay number one with its...Read More»

2015 Ford Mustang
Recalls: Ford Flex, Fusion, Mustang, Taurus; Lincoln MKS, MKT, MKZ; Mercury Milan

Ford Motor Company has issued two recalls affecting more than 440,000 vehicles, most of which roam the roads of the U.S. and Canada. READ: Insurer: Braking Style ‘Highly Predictive’ Of Accident Risk RECALL #1: 2011-2013 Ford Flex, Taurus; 2011-2013 Lincoln MKS, MKT; 2011-2012 Ford...Read More»

2013 Ford Focus Electric
Like Tesla & BMW, Ford Is Sharing Electric Car Technology With Rivals

In June of 2014, Tesla Motors' CEO Elon Musk did something highly unusual: he unlocked Tesla's patent box and offered to share the company's electric car technology with other automakers. The following month, BMW did the same thing. ALSO SEE: Fiat Chrysler's Sergio Marchionne Wanted To Merge With...Read More»

2014 Ford Edge
2014 Ford Edge Investigated For Sudden Wheel Failure

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has opened an investigation of the 2014 Ford Edge. According to an agency bulletin, there may be a problem with the Edge's wheels, which could result in serious, sudden trouble for drivers. Normally, NHTSA launches probes of vehicles after numerous...Read More»

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