Ford http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53589/more en Thailand’s Auto Industry Looks to Rebound in 2015 http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-s-auto-industry-looks-rebound-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota Thailand President Kyoichi Tanada predicts the market will recover from last year’s 33.7% plunge with sales rising 4.3% to 920,000 units, including a 7.4% climb in car deliveries to 397,200 and CVs up 2.1% to 522,800.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-s-auto-industry-looks-rebound-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-s-auto-industry-looks-rebound-2015#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Ford General Motors Honda Isuzu Nissan Toyota Production Sales Results Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1206261 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota retains 1-ton pickup lead despite 30.4% slump in 2014.</strong></p> 2015 NAIAS: Shots From the Floor http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2015-naias-shots-floor <div class="node-body gallery-body">A photo gallery of highlights from press preview and supplier days at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2015-naias-shots-floor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2015-naias-shots-floor#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America - Regional U.S. Aisin Auto Makers Chrysler Dealerships Denso Ford General Motors Suppliers ZF 2015 North American International Auto Show Vehicles & Technology Fri, 16 Jan 2015 16:42:00 +0000 1196261 at http://wardsauto.com Falling Gasoline Prices Hurting Small-Car Sales, Ford’s Hinrichs Says http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/falling-gasoline-prices-hurting-small-car-sales-ford-s-hinrichs-says <div class="node-body article-body">Joe Hinrichs, president-The Americas, says low fuel prices and a consumer shift toward CUVs and SUVs have put a dent in small-car sales. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/falling-gasoline-prices-hurting-small-car-sales-ford-s-hinrichs-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/falling-gasoline-prices-hurting-small-car-sales-ford-s-hinrichs-says#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford Aluminum Product Development Sales Results Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:04:00 +0000 1201561 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ford Focus sales down 7.4% in 2014.&nbsp;</strong></p> Russia Car-Sales Slump Expected to Worsen in 2015 http://wardsauto.com/europe/russia-car-sales-slump-expected-worsen-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Predicting a 24% decline from a 2014 result that was off 10% from the prior year, industry spokesman Joerge Schreiber says: “Nobody doubts that there will be a crisis. The question is how severe and long it will last.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/europe/russia-car-sales-slump-expected-worsen-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/europe/russia-car-sales-slump-expected-worsen-2015#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Europe Russia Chevrolet Ford Kia Lada Renault Fri, 16 Jan 2015 10:39:00 +0000 1201421 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Largus helps keep Lada Russia&rsquo;s No.1 brand despite 19% sales drop.</strong></p> Ford Sales Forge Ahead 5% in ASEAN Region in 2015 http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-sales-forge-ahead-5-asean-region-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The blue oval’s sales got a boost from a 31% combined increase in Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-sales-forge-ahead-5-asean-region-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/ford-sales-forge-ahead-5-asean-region-2015#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Asia Pacific - Regional Indonesia Malaysia Philippines Thailand Ford Sales Results Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:00:00 +0000 1199281 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ranger pulls away as pickup sales leader in four ASEAN countries.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Ford Confident in Pickup Path http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-confident-pickup-path <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ford marketing chief Doug Scott says the midsize pickup segment remains small and the high cost of diesel engines and fuel are cost-prohibitive. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-confident-pickup-path" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-confident-pickup-path#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford Ram 2015 North American International Auto Show Diesel Gasoline Sales Results Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:42:00 +0000 1199301 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ford marketing chief says diesels and midsize pickups not on agenda.&nbsp;</strong></p> New Lincoln MKX Arrives in Fall http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/new-lincoln-mkx-arrives-fall <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Among midsize luxury CUVs, the Lincoln MKX has trailed big sellers from BMW, Cadillac and Mercedes. But the new model arrives this fall with fresh styling, a clean interior, high-end audio and numerous active-safety technologies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/new-lincoln-mkx-arrives-fall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/new-lincoln-mkx-arrives-fall#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional U.S. Lincoln 2015 North American International Auto Show Exterior Interior Product Development Safety Sound Systems Suspension Vehicle Interiors Acura Audi BMW X5 Cadillac SRX Ford Edge Harman Infiniti Lincoln Black Label Lincoln MKX Mercedes MyLincoln Mobile premium audio QuantumLogic Surround Sound Revel THX Volvo Tue, 13 Jan 2015 05:01:00 +0000 1198401 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Styling of all-new Lincoln MKX is stately, distinguished.</strong></p> Ford GT an Innovation Showcase, Fields Says http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-gt-innovation-showcase-fields-says <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ford CEO Mark Fields says the automaker is not moving away from designing fuel-efficient vehicles, despite its introduction of high-powered cars. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-gt-innovation-showcase-fields-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-gt-innovation-showcase-fields-says#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford 2015 North American International Auto Show Aluminum Carbon Fiber Gasoline Turbocharger Mon, 12 Jan 2015 17:57:00 +0000 1198001 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ford GT supercar to be powered by twin-turbocharged EcoBoost V-6.</strong></p> VW Golf, Ford F-150 Named North American Car/Truck of Year http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/vw-golf-ford-f-150-named-north-american-cartruck-year <div class="field-deck"> 2015 North American International Auto Show </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The awards are unique because, instead of being given out by a specific group or media outlet, they are chosen by 57 automotive journalists representing a wide variety of media, including WardsAuto, from the U.S. and Canada.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/vw-golf-ford-f-150-named-north-american-cartruck-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/vw-golf-ford-f-150-named-north-american-cartruck-year#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Ford Volkswagen 2015 2015 North American International Auto Show Vehicles & Technology NACTOY Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:45:00 +0000 1197171 at http://wardsauto.com 2015 North American Car/Truck of the Year Finalists http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2015-north-american-cartruck-year-finalists <div class="node-body gallery-body"></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/2015-north-american-cartruck-year-finalists#comments Public Auto Makers Chevrolet Ford Hyundai Lincoln Volkswagen 2015 North American International Auto Show Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:45:00 +0000 1197181 at http://wardsauto.com