Preorders For Ford Electric F-150 Lightning Tops 100,000Ford's highly anticipated electric F-150 the 2022 Ford Lightning is already selling big.
Automotive Chip Maker Says It's Nearly Recovered From BlazeA fire-damaged Japanese factory that supplies many of the auto industry's computer chips is producing about 88% of what it was making before the March blaze, its owner says.
Ford Recalls Small Vans; Shifter May Not Show Correct GearFord is recalling nearly 205,000 Transit Connect small vans in the U.S. and Canada to fix a problem that can stop the shift lever from moving the transmission to the correct gear.
Ford Expects Electric Vehicles To Be 40% Of Global Sales By 2030Ford expects 40% of its global sales to be battery-electric vehicles by 2030 as it adds billions to what it's spending to develop them.
See Ford's Electric F-150 Pickup TruckFord revealed the fully electric F-150 Lightning at an event Wednesday night, in a moment that could herald the point at which electric vehicles go truly mainstream.
President Biden To Visit Michigan TuesdayPresident Joe Biden is expected to visit Michigan this week ahead of Ford's launch.
Ford Production Cuts: Bronco Customers Alerted Of Truck Delays Of Up To 3 WeeksIn a letter to Bronco customers, the automaker said delays would last up to three weeks.
As Chip Shortage Goes On, Cars Are Scarce And Prices Are UpA global shortage of computer chips has forced automakers to slash production. The result has been far fewer vehicles on dealer lots, just as the waning pandemic has fueled a pent-up consumer demand for cars, trucks, and SUVs.
Ford Posts Profit, Says Chip Shortage May Cut Production 50%Ford Motor Co. posted a surprising $3.26 billion first-quarter net profit on Wednesday, but the company said a worsening global computer chip shortage could cut its production in half during the current quarter.
Ford Plans To Develop, Produce Electric Vehicle BatteriesSaying that it wants to control the key technology for electric vehicles, Ford plans to open a battery development center near Detroit by the end of next year.
Chip Shortage Forces More Production Cuts By GM, FordThe global shortage of semiconductors has forced General Motors and Ford to further cut production at their North American factories as chip supplies seem to be growing tighter.
Thousands Receive Vaccine During Ford Field's Mass Clinic Soft OpeningFord Field mass vaccination for Michigan Residents started Tuesday with a soft opening. FEMA said 2,500 vaccines would be administered with that number increasing daily. Starting later this week and for the next eight weeks 6,000 shots will be given at Ford Field. The site will be open seven days a week.
Chip Shortage Forces Ford To Build Trucks Without ComputersThe company says the pickups will be held at factories for “a number of weeks,” then shipped to dealers once computers are available and quality checks are done.
Will Work From Home Outlast Virus? Ford’s Move Suggests YesIt’s a question occupying the minds of millions of employees who have worked from home the past year: Will they still be allowed to work remotely — at least some days — once the pandemic has faded?
UAW Officials Report Ford Backs Out on Vow to Add New Model at Ohio PlantFord Motor Co. has backed out on a contract promise to invest $900 million at an assembly plant outside Cleveland for an unnamed product line that instead will be produced in Mexico, United Auto Workers officials said.