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Ford News and Reviews

Ford News and Reviews

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  Ford Builds Faster, Track-Ready 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350
This week, Ford showed off its upgraded 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350 midsize sporty car that will reach showrooms early next year. Get all the specs and see photos of the new Shelby Mustang right here...
  Ford to End Sedan Sales in U.S.—Keeps Mustang, New Focus SUV
It’s the end of an era for Ford Motor Co. (Ford), after the company announced plans to end sales of most passenger car models in North America.
  Redesigned 2020 Ford Focus Adds Space, Safety, and Infotainment...
Ford has released preliminary information on its latest Focus, the fourth-generation of the automaker’s global compact car, expected to hit U.S. dealerships in the fall of 2019.
  Recall Roundup: 2014-2018 Ford Fusion, Lincoln MKZ Sedans Recalled to...
During the past week, various automakers recalled a total of 1,693,449 light passenger vehicles. The largest recall involves 1,301,986 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ sedans, from the 2014 through 2018 model years, that may have a problem with the steering wheel retaining bolt.
  Ford Mustang GT California Special Returns this Summer
This week, Ford revealed details for its 2019 Mustang GT California Special midsize sporty car that pumps up power, handling, and audio enjoyment.
  2019 Ford Transit Connect Wagon Preview
Ford expects Baby Boomers to find the refreshed 2019 Transit Connect minivan appealing because it offers seating for up to seven people and plenty of utility at a low price.
  2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt Preview
A third salute to the Bullitt 1968 movie car arrives to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the film.
  2019 Ford Ranger Preview
Midsize truck buyers will be happy to know that Ford is returning the Ranger to its U.S. lineup with a unique exterior design, chassis tuning, and a powertrain specific to customer preferences in this region of the world.
  2019 Ford Edge Preview
In advance of the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, Ford debuts a sharper 2019 Edge to its SUV lineup.
  Ford Offers New Performance Pack Level 2 for 2018 Mustang GT
Ford engineers teamed up to create a Performance Pack Level 2 for the 2018 Ford Mustang GT midsize sporty car that bridges two other Mustang GT variant packages.
  New for 2018: Ford Trucks, SUVs, and Vans
The 2018 Ford F-150 gets new drivetrains, equipment, and styling details. Also for 2018, a new subcompact crossover SUV called the EcoSport arrives, and the full-size Expedition SUV is completely redesigned.
  New for 2018: Ford Cars
With the exception of performance vehicles, 2018 is a slow year for Ford’s car lineup. Get the latest details on Ford's 2018 car lineup in our buyer's guide...
  Ford Ultra-Lux F-Series Super Duty Limited Bows in Texas
Ford set a new luxury standard last week with the debut of its 2018 F-Series Super Duty Limited large pickup at the State Fair of Texas in Dallas.
  Recall Roundup: Ford Recalls Most Transit Vans from Past Three Years
During the past week, Ford Motor Company (Ford) recalled 372,991 Transit vans from the 2015, 2016, and 2017 model years.
  Ford Builds Off-Road Cred with 2018 Expedition FX4 this Fall
Ford will add an off-road package to its all-new 2018 Expedition lineup when the redone large SUV launches this fall.
  Ford Unwraps Hot Performer 2018 Fiesta ST in Geneva
Ford brought a next-generation 2018 Fiesta ST performance hatchback to the Geneva Motor Show this week as the company gets its Ford GT supercar ready to race at Le Mans 24 Hours.
  Photo Gallery: 2018 Ford Expedition at the Chicago Auto Show
Ford potentially re-writes the full-size SUV handbook with the redesigned 2018 Expedition.
  2018 Ford Expedition Preview
A redesigned Ford Expedition goes on sale this fall and is likely to represent the benchmark against which all full-size SUVs are measured.
  Ford GT Bests McLaren, Ferrari Models in Lap Times on Canada Track
Ford this week reported that its all-new slick GT supercar achieved a top speed of 216 mph and is now the automaker’s fastest car ever.
  New Ford Platform Automates Entire Purchase Process
Coming to Ford dealerships soon: a new platform that provides a fast and easy way for customers to purchase or finance a new Ford vehicle in minutes, on a dealership website, from anywhere, on any internet-connected device.
  Ford Unveils Sleeker Mustang Convertible with More Technology
Ford last week took the wraps off its new, more athletic 2018 Ford Mustang convertible.
  2018 Ford Mustang Preview
A freshened version of the Mustang arrives for the 2018 model year, with sharper and sleeker styling, reworked mechanical components, and the latest in safety, infotainment, and convenience technologies.
  Ford Announces Return of Two Icons at Detroit Auto Show: Ranger and Bronco
Ford generated news at the press previews for the 2017 Detroit Auto Show with the announced return to the North American market of its iconic Ranger midsize pickup in 2019, with a new Bronco midsize SUV to arrive in 2020.
  2018 Ford F-150 Preview
The Ford F-150 pickup truck gets a significant update for 2018 that is sure to cement its status as the best half-ton rig you can buy.
  Ford Announces 13 Electric Hybrids by 2020, Expanded U.S. Plant, New Jobs
Ford Motor Co. today announced preliminary details about plans to electrify two of its most popular and iconic models—the F-150 pickup and sporty Mustang.
  New for 2017: Ford Trucks, SUVs, and Vans
Ford’s pickup truck lineup sees big changes for 2017. Find out what's new for each 2017 Ford truck, SUV, and van...
  New for 2017: Ford Cars
Ford has officially started production of its new mid-engine exotic car, the GT. Aside from this launch, Ford has bestowed most of its updates upon the brand’s popular midsize family sedan, the Fusion. Find out what's new for the entire 2017 Ford lineup...
  Photo Gallery: 2018 Ford EcoSport at the 2016 L.A. Auto Show
See photos of the new 2018 Ford EcoSport SUV from the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  2018 Ford EcoSport Preview
When the Ford EcoSport goes on sale early in 2018, it will slot beneath the Escape as the most affordable crossover SUV model in the automaker’s lineup.
  Ford Unveils Dallas Cowboys F-150 Limited Edition Truck for Fans
Ford announced that it is honoring its role in Texas as the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys team’s official truck for two decades by introducing a limited-edition special Cowboys 2016 F-150 large pickup with Cowboys badging, logo, and enhancements.
  Ford Offers 2017 F-Series Trucks with STX Style, Comfort, Utility Package
Ford is now offering full-size truck buyers a value-priced STX appearance package for 2017 F-150 and F-Series Super Duty pickups that the automaker says combines style, utility, and comfort extras.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Taurus
The 2016 Ford Taurus is a 5-passenger full-size sedan available in four trim levels, including the upscale, sporty SHO variant. New this year is the latest Ford Sync 3 system. To help with your research on large family cars, here are five fast facts about the 2016 Ford Taurus...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Fiesta
The nimble, sixth-generation Ford Fiesta subcompact sedan or hatchback features optional high-tech features and personal touches that may please millennial consumers. Here are five fast facts about the 2016 Ford Fiesta...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Transit
Built for commercial and fleet markets at Ford’s Kansas City plant, the 2016 Transit is available with the automaker’s latest-generation Sync 3 infotainment system. Below are five fast facts about the 2016 Ford Transit...
  Power Profile: Ford Mustang
For 2016, Ford expands the Mustang lineup with the addition of the high-performance Shelby GT350 and GT350R models. Additionally, a new Sync 3 infotainment system debuts, along with new colors, stripes, and appearance packages. If you’ve ever wondered who buys this car, and what owners like most about them, this Ford Mustang Power Profile will provide some insights.
  Power Profile: Ford F-Series Super Duty
Though it is the oldest design in its segment, dating to 2008 but with a significant refresh for 2011, the Ford F-Series Super Duty has enjoyed a program of continuous improvement over the years.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Fusion
The 2016 Ford Fusion gets a simplified center stack and console that features a revised Sync screen and user-friendly buttons plus optional Appearance and Cold Weather packages. Here are five more facts about the 2016 Ford Fusion to help you research midsize family sedans...
  Power Profile: Ford Focus
Entering its fifth model year since a complete redesign, the 2016 Ford Focus continues in 4-door sedan and 5-door hatchback body styles. If you’ve ever wondered who buys this car, and what owners like most about them, this Ford Focus Power Profile will provide some insights.
  5 Fast Facts: 2017 Ford GT
The second-generation Ford GT supercar debuts this year, and reportedly in June will be entered in the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race. To give you more insight, here are five fast facts about the 2017 Ford GT...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Edge
The 2016 Ford Edge SUV features sharp angles and graphic lines, a powerful-looking dome hood, raised beltlines, and boldly sculpted shoulders. It’s available in several distinctive trims with a broad palette of options. Here are more facts about the 2016 Ford Edge...
  Ford Beefs Up 2017 F-Series with Extra Torque, Acceleration
This fall, Ford is upping engine torque and overall performance for its 2017 F-Series large pickup.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Explorer
For 2016, the Explorer, America’s best-selling midsize SUV, receives a refresh—redone liftgate, fascias, hood, grille, and fenders. If you are looking for a midsize SUV that seats 7, here are five fast facts about the 2016 Ford Explorer...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Escape
The third-generation 2016 Ford Escape compact SUV, redone in 2013 with European styling, is available with the latest Sync 3 infotainment system, three engine choices, and features electronic steering and torque vectoring for better handling.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford F-Series Super Duty
The 2016 Ford F-Series Super Duty—F-250, F-350 and F-450—heavy haulers remain unchanged this year except for a few extra options. To help you find a work truck that fits your demands, here are five fast facts about the 2016 Ford Super Duty trucks...
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford F-150
The Ford F-150—the best-selling truck in the United States—was redesigned for 2015, with an all-new, lighter aluminum body.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Focus
Refreshed last year, the 2016 Ford Focus compact car lineup adds an eagerly-awaited German-built RS turbocharged performance variant.
  5 Fast Facts: 2016 Ford Mustang
After the classic pony car was redesigned in 2015 with sleeker styling, the 2016 Ford Mustang adds heritage option packages for higher-end trim levels that include racing stripes and a painted black roof.
  Ford Adds New Sport Appearance Package for Explorer XLT
Ford Motor Company officials announced the addition of a new sport appearance package for the 2017 Explorer XLT trim level.
  Ford to Launch Four New SUV Models in New Segments in Next 4 Years
In the next four years, Ford Motor Company will add four new SUV models globally in segments where it currently doesn’t compete in order to take advantage of strong demand for utility vehicles.
  FordPass Offers Free Everyday Solutions and Info for All Consumers
Ford Motor Company introduced FordPass, a new platform that it hopes will be like Apple’s iTunes in the transportation arena—particularly the automotive sphere.
  Ford Super Sizes the 2017 F-150 Raptor in Detroit
Originally introduced in extended SuperCab format, the 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor SuperCrew arrived with an extra set of doors at the 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
  2017 Ford Fusion Preview
Ford gives the 2017 Fusion midsize family sedan a minor refresh, making improvements in areas where it was needed, but otherwise leaving well enough alone.
  Ford Offers Holiday Finance Terms on Certified Used Cars
Ford’s "Ready-check-Go" certified pre-owned (CPO) website allows used car shoppers to scroll through tabs with features of the automaker’s CPO vehicle program. A cute squirrel warms up the shopping process in a short video on the home page emphasizing the 172-point inspection that is performed on each Ford CPO vehicle by factory-trained technicians.
  Ford Recalls 450K Ford Fusion, Mercury Milan Sedans Over Balky Fuel Tank...
Ford Motor Company has issued a safety recall in North America, affecting more than 450,000 Ford and Mercury midsize sedans.
  2017 Ford Escape Preview
The current Ford Escape debuted for the 2013 model year. Now, after four years, it gets a cosmetic, mechanical, and technological update.
  New for 2016: Ford Trucks, SUVs, and Vans
Ford trucks, SUVs, and vans won’t change dramatically for the 2016 model year, but there are some notable improvements. Find out what's new for each 2016 Ford truck, SUV and van model...
  New for 2016: Ford Cars
The only members of the Ford lineup of cars to get noticeable revisions for the 2016 model year are the Mustang and the Taurus. Find out what else is new with the 2016 Ford car lineup...
  2017 Ford Super Duty Goes Aluminum Cab, Beefs Up Everything Else
Ford has given a first look at the 2017 Super Duty pickup, which is expected to hit dealerships in about a year’s time. The truck has been redesigned throughout, adding modern technology in a segment where that is not entirely common.
  2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty Preview
Ford has revealed photos and details of the redesigned 2017 F-Series Super Duty, but specifications remain a mystery.
  Ford to Introduce 2017 Super Duty Truck that is Lighter, Tougher, Smarter
Ford recently announced that it will introduce its toughest, lightest, most capable and smartest F-Series Super Duty work truck late in 2016.
  Ford Builds Five of Top 20 Hottest-Sellers in 2015
Ford earns the distinction of producing five of the 20 top-selling vehicle models in the U.S. market year to date—the most of any car brand.
  Ford to Introduce High-End 2016 F-150 Limited Early Next Winter
This week, Ford said it will introduce the upscale 2016 F-150 Limited pickup, making it Ford's most luxurious truck to date.
  2015 Ford Escape Compact SUV Offers Fuel Economy, Carlike Ride
The 2015 Ford Escape, the second-best-selling compact crossover SUV in the United States, is athletic, sleek, and well-styled. Redesigned for 2013, the 5-passenger utility offers several new options this year.
  2015 Ford Focus ST Preview
Until the new and highly anticipated 2016 Focus RS makes its way to the streets, the tuner-oriented ST will remain the top-dog hot rod of the Ford Focus lineup.
  Ford Adds Sport to 2015 Focus ST
A performance-tuned version of the Focus 5-door hatchback, the 2015 Ford Focus ST receives a number of exterior styling and standard equipment improvements this year.
  2015 Ford F-Series Super Duty Preview
For 2015, Ford has positioned its F-250, F-350, and F-450 Super Duty models to once again outmatch the competition with an available diesel engine that now delivers more than 850 lb.-ft. of torque and has a maximum tow rating of 31,200 lbs.
  2015 Ford Escape Preview
One of the pioneers of the modern-day small SUV/crossover movement, the Ford Escape has undergone a vast array of transformative changes over the years, but for 2015, updates are limited to the introduction of a new exterior paint color.
  2015 Ford Fusion Preview
The Ford Fusion is a midsize family sedan, available with a conventional drivetrain or a comparatively low-cost hybrid system, as well as the plug-in hybrid Ford Fusion Energi.
  2016 Ford Focus RS Preview
Ford focuses on performance with the introduction of the 2016 Focus RS (Rallye Sport), the third-generation of the automaker's "hot hatch," and has announced that this model will be available for the first time in the U.S. market.
  2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Preview
Ford says that the original F-150 SVT Raptor was designed to demonstrate that off-roading can be even more fun than going fast around a racetrack. Now, with the redesigned 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor, the automaker has improved this recipe for fun.
  2017 Ford GT Preview
When the new Ford GT debuted at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, the automaker reminded its audience that Henry Ford inspired investors to back his car company by winning a 1901 auto race.
  2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R Preview
Inspired by the 1965 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Competition, and calling it "the most race-ready road-legal Mustang ever," Ford introduced the limited-production 2016 Mustang Shelby GT350R at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show.
  2016 Ford Explorer Preview
At the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show, Ford introduced the latest iteration of the popular midsize Explorer crossover SUV, the refreshed 2016 Ford Explorer.
  2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Preview
Calling it "an all-day track car that's also street legal," Ford introduced the new Mustang Shelby GT350 in advance of the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show.
  2015 Ford Taurus Preview
The 2015 Ford Taurus is a full-size, 4-door family sedan that the automaker claims is the most fuel-efficient vehicle in its market segment aside from hybrid models from competing automakers.
  New for 2015: Ford Trucks, SUVs, and Vans
Ford has taken the bold step of launching a completely redesigned 2015 F-150 featuring the truck world's first use of aluminum body panels. Arriving with the F-150 is the redesigned Ford Edge, updated Expedition SUV, F-Series Super Duty pickup sporting a more powerful diesel engine, and an all-new full-size Transit van that will replace the E-Series.
  New for 2015: Ford Cars
There's significant news coming out of the Ford car lineup this year, as a totally redesigned 2015 Mustang makes its debut. The company also found time to make a number of upgrades to its other models. Find out what's new for all the 2015 Ford cars...
  2015 Ford Edge Preview
The 2015 Ford Edge is a midsize, 5-passenger crossover SUV that Ford will sell in several global markets.
  2015 Ford Expedition Preview
The Ford Expedition has undergone a complete interior and exterior redesign for the 2015 model year. While Ford is introducing a smaller, 6-cylinder engine to replace the traditional 5.4-liter V-8, the company says this new engine will make the 2015 Expedition considerably more powerful than older models, and more fuel-efficient.
  2015 Ford F-150 Preview
Ford Motor Company doesn't take the best-selling vehicle in America lightly, and the redesigned 2015 Ford F-150 reflects the level of dedication to keeping it atop the sales charts.
  2015 Ford Mustang Preview
The 2015 Ford Mustang is a 2-door, 4-seat, rear-wheel-drive performance car celebrating its 50th anniversary with a complete redesign.
  New for 2014: Ford Trucks, SUVs and Vans
After a model year that saw the debut of an all-new Escape crossover and significant revisions to other models, things are fairly quiet for Ford's lineup of 2014 trucks, crossovers, SUVs, and vans.
  New for 2014: Ford Cars
This is not a year of drastic change for Ford cars, as the brand's lineup carries over with the same sedans, wagons, coupes, and hatchbacks that were available for the 2013 model year. That said, several key updates have been made.
  2013 Ford Transit Connect Preview
Introduced in Europe in 2002, the Ford Transit Connect was brought to the U.S. market for the 2010 model year.
  2013 Ford Taurus Preview
The Ford Taurus, which has been in production since the mid-1980s, was originally a midsize car, but was reincarnated for the 2008 model year as Ford's top-of-the-line full-size sedan. The current Taurus has a wide stance and an imposing profile, and a bold new grille has been added for the 2013 model year.
  5 Fast Facts About the 2014 Ford Fiesta
Here are 5 fast facts about the updated and upgraded 2014 Fiesta.
  2013 Ford F-Series Super Duty Preview
The Ford F-Series Super Duty trucks are not simply heavier versions of the classic F-150. The F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550 vary considerably in size, weight, and capabilities, and are popular for various towing, hauling and commercial applications.
  5 Fast Facts About the 2014 Ford Fusion
Ford redesigned the Fusion for the 2013 model year, and the new Fusion is a hit with critics and customers alike. The 2014 Ford Fusion lineup expands, a new engine debuts, and the automaker adds new paint colors and additional options to entice midsize sedan shoppers.
  2013 Ford Focus Preview
The 2013 Ford Focus is a compact car that's available in the United States as a sedan or a hatchback. An electric version is available only in the hatchback design.
  5 Fast Facts About the 2014 Ford Mustang
A redesigned 2015 Ford Mustang is on the way, making the 2014 model the last of the retro-generation of Mustangs. If you're thinking about taking home a current Mustang while you can, here are 5 fast facts about this iconic American pony car.
  2013 Ford Fiesta Preview
The Ford Fiesta was introduced to the U.S. market in the early 1970s and discontinued at the end of that decade, but it has remained a popular model elsewhere, especially in Europe.
  5 Fast Facts About the 2013 Ford Fiesta
The 2013 Ford Fiesta is a subcompact car offered in 4-door sedan and 5-door hatchback body styles, in a choice between S, SE, and new-for-2013 Titanium trim levels. Five additional fast facts are offered for the 2013 Fiesta in the sections that follow.
  5 Fast Facts About the 2013 Ford Fusion
The popular Ford Fusion is redesigned for the 2013 model year, offered with a variety of engines, including a gas-electric hybrid powertrain and a plug-in version of the hybrid called the Fusion Energi. Here are 5 fast facts about the redesigned 2013 Ford Fusion.
  2013 Ford F-150 Preview
The Ford F-150 is the automaker's oldest truck-based vehicle in continuous production. Introduced in 1948 to replace Ford's old line of car-based pickup trucks, the F-150 is a full-size pickup that's offered with three different cabs (Regular, SuperCab, and SuperCrew) and three bed lengths.
  2013 Ford Explorer Preview
Introduced in 1990 as a body-on-frame midsize SUV, the Explorer underwent a generational change for the 2011 model year, being reincarnated as a unibody crossover vehicle. The result is a lighter and more spacious product that's ordinarily used as a family hauler.
  2014 Ford Fusion Preview
Though it was completely redesigned for the 2013 model year, the Ford Fusion receives numerous upgrades for 2014.
  2013 Ford E-Series Van Preview
The Ford E-Series Van and E-Series Wagon are full-size cargo and people haulers. They're sold in E-150, E-250 and E-350 series models, with a standard- or extended-length body, and maximum seating capacity is 15 when the extended-length model is configured for passenger use.
  2013 Ford Edge Preview
The Ford Edge is a midsize crossover SUV with room for five. It's the more basic version of the Lincoln MKX, with which it shares a platform.
  2013 Ford C-Max Preview
The 2013 Ford C-Max is a compact hatchback, all new for this model year. It is available with a conventional hybrid drivetrain or as the C-Max Energi, a plug-in hybrid.
  2014 Ford Mustang Preview
With the Mustang's 50th anniversary just a year away and a redesigned 2015 Mustang set to debut just in time for the festivities, the final edition is rolling into dealer showrooms.
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