The Ford F-150 is now approaching its fourth decade as the best-selling vehicle in America, a title the truck is showing no signs of relinquishing. In fact, just last month, Ford sold 59,030 F-150s—the truck’s highest April sales total since 2006—while growing volume by an impressive 24.4 percent. To put those marks into perspective, the F-150 almost tripled the 8.5 percent growth rate of the industry as a whole, with the Ford outperforming the No.
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Surging sales for the Ford Explorer has led to another breakthrough for the Blue Oval’s award-winning SUV.
The 2013 Ford Edge is the least expensive vehicle to insure in America, becoming the very first crossover to hold that position according to MSN Money . The online financial resource evaluated typical insurance costs throughout the industry for a single, 40-year-old male, with a clean driving record and good credit, who commutes 12 miles to work each day
Ford once again has a big presence at this year’s International CES event—the world’s foremost exhibition of the latest in consumer electronics—as the Blue Oval continues to cement its leadership position as one of the most innovative automakers in business today.
There’s an old saying that warns not to mess with success, but don’t tell that to the designers and engineers behind the all-new 2013 Ford Fusion .
No, the 2014 Ford Fiesta isn’t quite all new, but as folks will find out at the upcoming Los Angeles Auto Show , it’s even better than that: Building on the successful platform of the current model, the next one will gain dynamic new styling, advanced technologies that will include an enhanced version of the SYNC with MyFord Touch system, and not one but two different EcoBoost engines. First up will be Ford’s revolutionary 1.0-liter I3 engine, which is expected to help the Fiesta become the most fuel-efficient vehicle in its class—with EPA marks that are projected to top 40 mpg in highway travel. But don’t let this powerplant’s rather tidy dimensions fool you.
Filed under: LA Auto Show , Sedan , Performance , Dodge , Design/Style A Daytona package hasn’t been available for the Dodge Charger since 2009, but for 2013, its coming back. For an extra $2,995 on top of the price of a 2013 Charger R/T or another $2,500 added to the price of a 2013 Charger R/T Road & Track, customers will get a limited-edition trim level set off with Satin Black hood stripes, black roof wrap and an R/T spoiler all riding atop 20-inch polished aluminum wheels.
It’s been just five years since Ford revolutionized the auto industry with its SYNC in-car connectivity and infotainment system, and the automaker already has sold 5 million vehicles around the world with the technology. Both benchmarks were announced at the recent GigaOM Roadmap conference in San Francisco, where Paul Mascarenas, the Blue Oval’s chief technical officer and vice president of Ford Research & Innovation, was among the featured speakers.
Not only is the new Ford C-MAX Energi a trendsetter—relying on cutting-edge technology for a 21-mile all-electric driving range—but it’s now a record-setter, too: Backed by an EPA-certified non-stop driving range of 620 miles, the C-MAX Energi can travel farther without refueling than any other utility vehicle on sale in America today. And remember, the electrified version of the C-MAX Hybrid also is the most efficient utility vehicle in the country, with the ability to reach 108 MPGe in city driving while in EV mode