Even though the 2014 Ford F-150 is the best-selling vehicle in America, Blue Oval engineers remain committed to offering truck buyers more benefits on a regular basis. The latest example comes to market from the Show-me State, which has now begun building 2014 Ford F-150 models that are capable of running on compressed natural gas or liquefied petroleum gas
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A concept vehicle that previews the next-generation Ford Edge made its debut recently at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The sleek and athletic crossover also previewed two new technologies for the company
Mustang maniacs mark your calendars: The next-generation 2015 Ford Mustang will make its public debut on Dec. 5, 2013, with a globe-spanning reveal program that features events in the United States, Europe, Asia and Australia. The international focus makes perfect sense, too, since it harkens back to the introduction of the original Mustang, some 50 years ago, and also honors the worldwide following of Ford’s famous muscle car
With a Ford Mustang winning 15 races along the way, the Blue Oval recently wrapped up its fourth manufacturers’ title in NASCAR’s Nationwide Series. Yet even after corralling all that success, the automaker’s championship only came after Brad Keselowski made a spectacular late-race run to win the final event of the season: With just five laps remaining in the Ford EcoBoost 300, held at the Homestead-Miami Raceway, Keselowski and his Ford Mustang were all the way down in 10 th place and awaiting the start of live action after a yellow flag.
After saving more than 400,000 barrels of oil since introducing its “PlantBottle Technology” in 2009, Coca-Cola is showcasing a 2014 Ford Fusion that uses the same material to help satisfy drivers’ thirst for more sustainable motoring.
A 2014 Ford F-150 recently helped set a major milestone for its maker, as Ford has now delivered more than 400,000 full-size pickups with its fuel-saving EcoBoost powertrain technology. Even more impressive: Ford hit that mark in February of 2011, less than three years after first offering an EcoBoost engine in its top-selling truck.. The decision to start using EcoBoost engines in its highest-volume vehicle has paid off in other ways, too
While NASCAR’s top drivers will be chasing the championship when the season wraps up this weekend in Florida, all Sprint Cup racers will be chasing a 2014 Ford Mustang. That’s because a specially modified Mustang will set the pace for the final contest, packing 900 horsepower and a wild appearance that looks like something out of a movie
The 2013 SEMA Show recently closed its doors in Las Vegas, but not before Ford announced that its 6.2-liter V-8 engine—which powers trucks like the 2014 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor—would take “off-roading” in a brand-new direction. “Ford is pleased to be working with Indmar Marine as it plans to re-enter the marine market,” said Jamy Hall, president and CEO for Ford Component Sales. “Ford has a long history of bringing power to the marine industry and views this effort as a strategic opportunity for the company.” In the 2014 Ford F-150 and F-Series Super Duty rosters, that engine relies on technologies like dual-equal variable valve timing to deliver 411 horsepower and 434 lb.-ft
The annual SEMA Show recently opened its doors at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and it didn’t take long before the fans made their favorites known. Opening day at the 2013 SEMA event saw the Ford Mustang named “Hottest Car” of the show for the second consecutive time, while the Ford F-Series pulled off a four-peat as the convention’s “Hottest Truck.” Certainly helping matters were the SEMA premieres of the Adventure Edition Ford F-150 and the Hollywood Hot Rods Ford Mustang GT Convertible
Backed by sales of the Ford C-Max Energi and Ford Fusion Energi, the Ford Motor Company led the industry in plug-in hybrid sales in October, outpacing the Toyota Prius Plug-in by nearly 100 units. At the same time, the combined sales of the plug-in Ford C-Max and Fusion reached their highest monthly total ever, with 2,179 deliveries that represented a 45 percent advance over the duo’s previous high point for monthly sales