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NEED FOR SPEED

Adrenaline Junkies Can Get Their Fix With “Need For Speed”

The city of Detroit and Ford Motor Company get a chance to shine in “Need For Speed,” the Electronic Arts-produced movie based on its hugely popular video game racing series. Several other iconic American muscle cars are also featured, along with some pretty cool European super cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2014

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Survey Finds Mobile Web Growing As Car Buying Resource

FordDirect, the digital advertising joint venture of Ford Motor Co. and its dealers, rolls out a new online marketing system along with a survey that shows car buyers are using the web — especially the mobile web — more than ever to shop for vehicles.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2014

Google co-founder Sergey Brin in an early version of Google Glass.

Detroit At CES: New Marley Audio Gear, Ford Sets Developer Confab, Covisint Does Google Glass

Michigan was front and center again Tuesday at the International CES, formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2014

2012 Ford Mustang equipped with SYNC AppLink

Ford Offers Sync AppLink for 3.4 Million More Customers

Ford Motor Co. said Friday it’s making its Sync AppLink to another 3.4 million Ford vehicles now on the road.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2014

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Ford Faces Challenges, Warns Of Slower Profits

Ford Motor Co., a darling of the auto industry’s comeback, is facing its biggest test since CEO Alan Mulally charted its successful course out of the Great Recession.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

2013 Ford Fusion

Ford Reveals Automated Fusion Hybrid Research Vehicle With UM, State Farm

Ford Motor Co. Thursday revealed a Ford Fusion hybrid automated research vehicle that will be used to resarch automated driving and other advanced technology.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/12/2013

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Ford Pilots New Siemens Software Using Google Earth Technology

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) is piloting new software from Siemens that allows virtual navigation within its assembly plants, helping the company improve global collaboration and better share best practices.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2013

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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

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Ford, Splunk Partner For Connected Dashboards

Splunk Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLK), a San Francisco software developer, announced a partnership with Ford Motor Co. called “Connected Car Dashboards,” a collaborative project that collected and analyzed data from vehicles to gain insight into driving patterns and vehicle performance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2013

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

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