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Ford COO Mark Fields sits at a press conference at Ford world headquarters where it was announced that Ford President and CEO Alan Mulally will retire from Ford June 1 and Mark Fields will be named Ford President and Chief Executive Officer.  May 1, 2014 in Dearborn, Michigan.  (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

For New Ford CEO Mark Fields, Aluminum Truck Is Key

The truck, which will be 700 pounds lighter than the current version, could get close to 30 miles per gallon of gas on the highway, far better than its competition.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2014

(Ford photo)

Ford Expects Black Friday Rush Too

Sure, there are lots of car commercials this time of year featuring cars with big red bows on them. But does anybody actually buy a car as a holiday present? Well, who knows, but Ford Motor Co. says it sees a rush of online shoppers over the Thanksgiving weekend that would cheer any retailer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2013

2012 Ford F-150 (credit: Ford Motor Company)

Ford F-150 EcoBoost Hits 400,000 Sales, Saving 45M Gallons of Gas A Year

Ford Motor Co. said Thursday that its EcoBoost engine equipped Ford F-150 pickup truck had reached 400,000 sales in the United State since its launch in February 2011.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013

Ford F150 (ford.com)

NHTSA Opening Investigation Into 400k Ford F-150 Trucks

NHTSA says it has received 95 reports of incidents of reduced engine power during hard accelerations in F-150 trucks equipped with 3.5L gasoline turbocharged direct injection engines.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2013

Ford's New Truck: Powerful and Fuel-Efficient

Ford’s new pick-up truck, the 2011 F-150 with EcoBoost engine, is said to offer more power, and more powerful savings at the pump.

11/09/2010

Ford Upgrades Pickups' Fuel Economy

Ford is getting a 20-percent fuel economy boost in the F-150 by adding two V6 options by 2011.

08/11/2010