Cold Weather and Gas Shortages Close Auto Plants in MichiganGeneral Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler all closed auto plants Thursday due to the natural gas shortage caused by a fire at a Consumers Energy Plant on Wednesday.
Ford Posts First Quarter Losses OverseasFord Motor Co. has reported its first quarterly loss in two years due to a pension accounting charge and poor performances in Europe and China.
Ford & VW Announce A Global PartnershipAfter Tuesday’s conference call, Ford Motor Company and Volkswagen announced they are forming a global alliance to develop medium-sized pickups and commercial vans and explore a broader cooperation on future battery-powered and autonomous vehicles.
Ford & Volkswagen Set to Detail Partnership Tuesday MorningReports indicate that Ford and Volkswagen have scheduled conference call Tuesday morning to announce details of a partnership that’s been in the works for the past couple of months.
Where Are The Electric Cars We Were Promised?Automakers have promised to start selling hordes of electric cars in the next few years, but only two will be unveiled at the big show.
The North American International Auto Show Rolls into Town With New SUVs & Sports CarsThe big star of this year’s North American International Auto Show will be SUVs and pickup trucks. Press days launch the show Monday and brought a couple of surprising new cars to the show including a few sports cars and electric vehicles.
Troubles For European Auto Industry For Ford, Jaguar & Land RoverThe global auto industry made took a big hit in Europe on Thursday as Ford and Jaguar Land Rover announced they are eliminating thousands of jobs.
Ford Unveils Revamped 2020 Explorer SUVFord's aging Explorer big SUV is getting a major revamp as it faces growing competition in the market for family haulers with three rows of seats.
Ford Recalls Over 935,000 Vehicles To Replace InflatorsFord is recalling more than 953,000 vehicles worldwide to replace Takata passenger air bag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel.
Ford, Volkswagen In Talks To Build VWs At Us Ford PlantsFord and Volkswagen are in talks about building VW vehicles in some of Ford's U.S. factories.
GM's Restructuring Was Tough. Ford's Could Be Even HarderGeneral Motors has already announced plant closings and big job cuts. Ford could be next.
Ford Shuffling Workers To Increase Production Of Big SUVsFord is shuffling workers at several factories so it can make more hot-selling full-size SUVs.
Michigan OKs Incentives It Says Will Create 4,500 JobsA Michigan board has approved tax breaks and other incentives the state says will create more than 4,500 jobs.
US Probes Ford Pickup Tailgates Opening UnexpectedlyU.S. safety regulators are trying to figure out why the power tailgates on some Ford F-Series pickup trucks can open unexpectedly while the trucks are moving.
Here's How Much Ford Paid To Buy The Historic Train StationFord paid $90 million to buy the iconic Michigan Central Station in Corktown, according to a new report.