Ford Explorer

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Ford Recalls 8,000 New Vehicles Over Parking Brake Problem

Ford is issuing a recall for approximately 8,000 vehicles in North America because the parking brake might not engage fully.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

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Mystery Surrounds Circumstances Of Man Found Dead In Car In Westland

Police were responding to reports of gun shots and found a 21-year-old man dead inside a Ford Explorer that was stopped on the side of the side of the road

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/30/2015

2013 Ford Taurus (Ford Motor Company)

Ford Recalls Explorer, Taurus, Lincoln MKS To Fix Locks

Ford is recalling just over 13,000 Explorer, Taurus and Lincoln MKS cars and SUVs because the child safety locks might not work on the rear doors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/28/2013

2013 Explorer Sport

Ford Unveils Sporty Version Of Explorer SUV

The 2013 Explorer Sport will have a 350 horsepower engine, and is meant to compete with performance oriented SUV’s from Jeep and from import brands.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2012

2012 Ford Mustang equipped with SYNC AppLink

MyFord Touch Driving More Vehicle Sales

Ford Motor Co. said Monday that its Sync and the MyFord Touch connectivity systems are helping drive more than half of new Ford owners to make Ford purchases.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2012

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Ford Explorer Lane-Keeping Technology Can Detect Drowsy Drivers

The new Ford Explorer will come with a virtual cup of coffee for customers who opt for an innovative new Lane Keeping System that can warn drivers if it detects they are getting too tired to drive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/27/2011

Elena Ford

Ford Heir Facing Two Charges After Arrest

Ferndale Police say Elena Ford was driving a Ford Explorer that leaped a curb near 9 Mile and Woodward on Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011


Chevrolet Volt, Ford Explorer Win North American Car and Truck of the Year

The Chevrolet Volt is the 2011 North American Car of the Year and the Ford Explorer is the 2011 North American Truck of the Year. The winners were revealed Monday morning at a news conference at the North American International Auto Show.


GM's Tom Stephens poses for photographers  (WWJ Photo/Jeff Gilbert).

Volt, Explorer Named Car & Truck Of The Year

Bragging rights for Ford and General Motors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2011

Detroit Auto Show Previews Newest Car Models From Around The World

What Would You Rather Have?

The North American Car of the Year is the Chevy Volt. The Volt beat out the Hyundai Sonata and the battery-powered Nissan Leaf. The North American Truck of the year goes to the Ford Explorer […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2011