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Ex-Ford Contractor Claims He Was Fired For Anti-Gay Statements

The Ypsilanti man claims he was fired for criticizing the automaker’s efforts to support the gay community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2015

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Ford Workers Expected To Get $6,900 Profit Sharing Checks

This comes as Ford posted a weaker profit overall for 2014, $3.2 billion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/29/2015

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Ford Auto Show Display Features Vehicles, Interactive Activities, Enormous Selfie Screen (Video)

Ford utilizes live plants, technology and the company’s latest vehicles in the company’s 2015 exhibit at the North American International Auto Show in Cobo Center.

CBS Detroit–01/19/2015

Ford used drones to delivery toy models of their Raptor trucks to attendees of the NAIAS press preview. (By Edward Cardenas)

Ford Delivers Toy Raptors By Drone At The Auto Show (Video)

Attendees of the North American International Auto Show had high-flying deliveries of toy Ford Raptor trucks by drone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015

Lincoln unveiled the new MKX Tuesday at the North American International Auto Show. (By Edward Cardenas)

Lincoln Unveils New MKX With Passengers In Mind

Lincoln unveiled the new MKX Tuesday at the North American International Auto Show.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2015


Bill Ford Revels In Auto Show’s First Day (VIDEO)

It was a whirlwind first day at the North American International Auto Show for Ford executive chairman Bill Ford Jr.

CBS Detroit–01/12/2015

Air Force Lt. Stephanie Erdman, whose eye was injured by airbag shrapnel from her 2002 Honda Civic, is surrounded by pictures showing the accident as she testifies before the US Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, November 20, 2014, on the Takata airbag defects and the vehicle recall process.  (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Auto Industry Acts Globally — Except On Recalls

By Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) – When it comes to making and selling cars, the auto industry thinks and acts globally: There is near-seamless coordination between parts suppliers, factories and dealerships. But when […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2014

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Ford Expands Air Bag Recall Nationwide

Ford Motor Co. has agreed to government demands to expand a driver’s side air bag inflator recall to the entire U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/18/2014

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US Closes Ford Steering Probe Without Recall

U.S. safety regulators have closed an investigation into steering problems in more than 500,000 Ford full-size cars without seeking a recall.


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Ford’s New F-150 To Get 26 Mpg, Tops Among Pickups

Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2014