Ford's Lincoln MKZ hybrid is on display during the New York Auto International Show March 31, 2010 in New York City. . (Photo by Ramin Talaie/Getty Images)

Complaints Prompt Ford Motor To Offer Free Upgrades On Select Hybrids

The company plans to re-calibrate the vehicle control systems on 77,000 Ford C-Max and Fusion hybrids and Lincoln MKZ hybrids from the 2013 model year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/16/2013

C-Max Energi cutaway (Ford photo)

Ford Hybrid Vehicle Sales Break Full-Year Record in First Five Months of 2013

Ford Motor Co. Friday said it had surpassed its previous full-year hybrid sales record in just the first five months of 2013.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2013

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Chicago Auto Show Preview With Jeff Gilbert

On the heels of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Chicago is pulling out all the stops to preview the best and brightest in automobiles.


Fusion noice cancellation

2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid: Active Noise Cancellation Helps Deliver Quiet Fuel Efficiency

Powertrain noise in the all-new Ford Fusion Hybrid is like the proverbial tree that fell in the forest. With Active Noise Cancellation technology on board, if you don’t hear it, is it really even there?

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2012

Ford Flat Rock plant (credit: Jeff Gilbert/WWJ)

Flat Rock Plant Gets New Investment, New Jobs

The newly named “Ford Assembly Plant” in Flat Rock is celebrating a bright future.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/10/2012


Optimism, Investment, Awards As Auto Show Begins

A spirit of optimism is filling Cobo Center as press previews for the 2012 North American International Auto Show get underway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/10/2012


Big First Day For Ford, Chrysler At Auto Show

WWJ AutoBeat Reporter Jeff Gilbert tells us about the important unveilings from the three domestic auto companies

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/09/2012

2010 Ford Fusion

Ford To Recall Fusion, Milan Sedans To Fix Wheels

Ford is recalling more than 128,000 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan sedans from the 2010 and 2011 model years because the wheels can fall off the cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2011

A worker assembles a  Ford Explorer at the Chicago Assembly Plant .  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ford Vehicles Cheat the Wind, Helping Drivers to Beat the Pump

Ford Motor Co. says subtle improvements in aerodynamics in its product lineup helps maximize MPG


Taylor Police Look For Carjacker

Taylor Police are asking for the public’s help in solving the carjacking of a 65-year-old woman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2010