Ford says it won’t build its Ford Focus in Mexico. Instead, it will build it in China and use the savings to expand production of SUVs in the US.
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Ford Motor Company has fired CEO Mark Fields, according to company insiders. He will be replaced by Jim Hackett, former head of Steelcase who has no experience in the auto manufacturing industry.
Tesla says it will double the size of its Supercharger network this year, including 1,000 new locations in California as the company gears up for the launch of the Model 3 midsize sedan.
Ford EV sales jumped 38% in 2016, led by strong sales for the Fusion Energi. CEO Mark Fields says no one wants to buy electrified cars. Does he have a clue what is happening with EV sales at his own company?
Ford CEO Mark Fields is telling Donald Trump and everyone else who will listen that current fuel economy standards will cost American 1 million jobs. What Fields really wants, though, is for Trump to put the kibosh on the California Air Resources Board.
Donald Trump met with the US car company leaders yesterday to browbeat then into building more cars in the United States, promising them massive cuts in regulations in return. Is that a good thing?
Ford likes surprises, and the announcement of 13 new electrified vehicles, including a Mustang Hybrid, is perhaps the biggest automotive story of the year…and we’re just three days in!
BMW says it will take 7 years before battery capacity increases and costs go down enough to make selling electric cars profitable. Ford CEO says nobody wants to buy electric cars anyway.
Ford says its business and profits may be down considerably for the rest of this year, due in part to new incentive programs needed to keep its F 150 pickup trucks selling in high volumes.
Ford CEO Mark Fields says his company wants to be a leader in electric car manufacturing. If so, the company is keeping its plans super secret.
Ford claims a new LiDAR sensor from Velodyne will allow it to be the world leader in self driving car technology. It will equip 20 cars with the devices to assist in its autonomous driving research.
Mark Fields, the new CEO of Ford Motor Company, is prepared to invest $5 billion dollars to rescue the ailing Lincoln brand. The goal is to triple Lincoln’s annual sales from today’s anemic 100,000 units to 300,000 units by 2020. But doing so will take far more than slapping a Lincoln badge on the back […]
Having invested more into plug-in hybrids than battery electric cars, Ford seems to have ceded the market to more serious contenders for now. But new CEO Mark Fields told USA Today that Ford could built an electric car to compete with Tesla, and such a product would be “consistent with our product philosophy.” Fields replaced […]