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The Ford Focus Electric. (Ford Motor Co. photo.)

Consumers Drive Ford Focus Electric Simulator, Help Design Dash Displays

Potential customers are getting a chance to help develop the final in-dash display for the Ford Focus Electric through the use of a specially designed driving simulator.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2011

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Ford Focus Shortage Blamed On Parts Problem

Ford is having trouble keeping up with demand for its popular Focus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/28/2011

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Ford Expected To Hire Hundreds At Local Plant

Ford may be about to do some hiring at its Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne – bringing in over 400 workers.


Ford's Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne. Photo by Dwight Carlson from Wikipedia Commons

Ford Opens Flexible, Green Michigan Assembly Plant

Ford Motor Co. is celebrating production of its all-new global Ford Focus, built for North American customers in its completely transformed Michigan Assembly Plant.



High Tech Touches Bring New Ford Focus To 40 MPG

The all-new Ford Focus with the SFE (Super Fuel Economy) package delivers an EPA certified 40 mpg on the highway. Ford Motor Co. says that’s on top of an array of smart technologies, exceptional standards of craftsmanship and retuned suspension.



World First: Ford Wayne Plant To Build Gas, Electrics, Hybrids, Plug-Ins

Ford Motor Co.’s Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, which once churned out large SUVs, has completed a $550 million transformation that will make it the world’s first factory to build not only fuel-efficient gas-powered cars, […]


Recycled Clothing Part Of New Ford Focus

Old clothes turn up in plenty of places – the hamper, the bottom of a closet, behind the washing machine. They’re also found in the next-generation Ford Focus, though in different and more useful forms. […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2010

TRW Launches Belt Drive Electrically Powered Steering in Europe

Livonia-based TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW) said Wednesday that it has launched production of its belt drive electrically powered steering technology for the European market on Ford Motor Co.’s Focus platform, including passenger cars […]


High-Tech 2012 Ford Focus Is Official Car of 2011 CES

The new Ford Focus will be the official car of the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show held on Jan. 6-9 in Las Vegas, Nev. The all-new Focus is an ideal matchup for CES, demonstrating that […]


Ford, Edison Teaming Up On Major Solar Power Plant

Ford Motor Co., Detroit Edison, Xtreme Power and the state of Michigan are teaming up to build one of Michigan’s largest solar power generation systems and electric vehicle charging stations at Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant […]