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Ford Looking To Make Car Parts From Tomatoes

In an effort to find lighter renewable materials, Ford announced a partnership on Tuesday with Heinz to research the use of tomato fibers to make car parts.

06/13/2014

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Ford Downgrades Fuel Economy Of Six Vehicles

Fuel economy rankings cut 1-7 mpg for hybrid Fusion, MKZ and C-Max, as well as most trims of 2014 Fiesta.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2014

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UAW-Ford Funds Restoration Of Detroit Ballpark

Improvements to the neighborhood ballpark include the installation of bleachers, an updated scoreboard, landscaping and new restrooms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2014

A couple looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Automakers Pledge $26M To Help Save Detroit’s Art Treasures

Of the $26 million, $10 million will come from Ford Motor Co., $6 million from Chrysler Group LLC, $5 million from General Motors Co. and $5 million from the General Motors Foundation.

CBS 62–06/09/2014

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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.

06/04/2014

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American Cars In Decline? GM’s Role In The International Recall War

GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.

05/15/2014

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Ford Recalls More Than 692,000 Vehicles

The recalls cover vehicles from the 2013 and 2014 model years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2014

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Ann Arbor Driverless Car Test Site Gets Industry Partners

GM, Ford and Toyota are joining the University of Michigan in establishing a testing site for driverless cars that will simulate a cityscape.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2014

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

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Mark Fields To Replace Mulally As Ford CEO July 1

“I suppose this is not a terribly well-kept secret,” said executive chairman Bill Ford, in announcing the changes to Ford workers Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2014

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