Ford http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53589/more en Ford Announces $2.5 Billion Mexico Investment http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-announces-25-billion-mexico-investment <div class="node-body article-body">Ford is just the latest global automaker to expand in Mexico, lured by the country’s many free trade agreements, low wages and inexpensive land.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-announces-25-billion-mexico-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-announces-25-billion-mexico-investment#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production North America Mexico Ford Engine Transmission Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:27:00 +0000 1261941 at http://wardsauto.com Ford Crowd-Sourcing Initiative Nears Milestone http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-crowd-sourcing-initiative-nears-milestone <div class="node-body article-body">Missouri is the state that has worked the program the most, Ford says, accumulating $1.72 million in school-related funding.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-crowd-sourcing-initiative-nears-milestone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/ford-crowd-sourcing-initiative-nears-milestone#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Dealerships Ford Retail Viral Marketing Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:33:00 +0000 1261861 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>High schools use the funds for athletics, other initiatives.</strong></p> Tax Changes Spark March Car-Sales Jump in Malaysia http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/tax-changes-spark-march-car-sales-jump-malaysia <div class="node-body article-body">Vehicle prices were expected to fall after the new 6% GST replaced a 10% sales and services tax April 1, but dealers spent March offering even better deals to clear stock bought under the now-expired higher tax.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/tax-changes-spark-march-car-sales-jump-malaysia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/tax-changes-spark-march-car-sales-jump-malaysia#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Dealers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Malaysia Ford Mitsubishi Politics Production Sales Results Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:26:00 +0000 1261881 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>EcoSport helps blue oval achieve best-ever month in Malaysia.</strong></p> Ford F-150: 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Winner http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/ford-f-150-2015-wards-10-best-interiors-winner <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto's Steve Finlay shares his thoughts on the Ford F-150, among the winners in the 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/ford-f-150-2015-wards-10-best-interiors-winner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/ford-f-150-2015-wards-10-best-interiors-winner#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. Ford Interior Fri, 17 Apr 2015 11:48:00 +0000 1241851 at http://wardsauto.com Inner Beauty for the Masses http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses <div class="field-deck"> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Editors selected the Ward’s 10 Best Interiors after spending February and March evaluating 42 new interiors and scoring them on design aesthetics, materials, ergonomics, safety, comfort, value, fit-and-finish and driver information. Trophies will be awarded May 13.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/inner-beauty-masses#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany Italy BMW Chrysler Ford GMC Honda Jeep Kia Mazda Mercedes Nissan Aluminum Carbon Fiber Cockpit Electric Vehicles Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Vehicles in Operation BMW i3 C400 Chrysler 300C Ford F-150 King Ranch GMC Canyon Honda Fit Jeep Renegade Kia Sedona Mazda6 Mercedes C-Class Nissan Murano Thu, 16 Apr 2015 09:00:00 +0000 1260201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Nissan Murano interior punctuated by smooth, flowing lines extending from IP to center console.</strong></p> 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Interiors Winners http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-winners <div class="node-body gallery-body">An extensive package profiling the winners will appear on WardsAuto.com beginning April 27 and will be featured in the May issue of WardsAuto World digital magazine.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-ward-s-10-best-interiors-winners#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America Asia Pacific - Regional Europe - Regional North America - Regional U.S. Japan South Korea Germany BMW Chrysler Ford GMC Honda Jeep Kia Mazda Mercedes Nissan Aluminum Carbon Fiber Cockpit Electric Vehicles Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Product Development Seats Wed, 15 Apr 2015 18:52:00 +0000 1260281 at http://wardsauto.com '15 Ford Edge http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/15-ford-edge <div class="node-body gallery-body">'15 Ford Edge gets new sheetmetal, upgraded interior and is available with three engine choices, including two direct-injected, turbocharged EcoBoost mills. See related story: (New ’15 Ford Edge Stands Out in Crowded CUV Segment)</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/15-ford-edge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/15-ford-edge#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Test Drives North America U.S. Ford Automatic Collision Avoidance Exterior Gasoline Information & Entertainment Interior Supercharger Test Drives Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:46:00 +0000 1257691 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;15 Ford Edge retains sporty appearance that defines model.&nbsp;</strong></p> New ’15 Ford Edge Stands Out in Crowded CUV Segment http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/new-15-ford-edge-stands-out-crowded-cuv-segment <div class="field-deck"> <font color="#800517">Vehicle Test Drive </font color="#8005</font> </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The ’15 Edge retains its 3-bar grille, but now has more space between the bars and is hexagonal instead of rectangular.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/new-15-ford-edge-stands-out-crowded-cuv-segment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/test-drives/new-15-ford-edge-stands-out-crowded-cuv-segment#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Test Drives North America U.S. Ford Automatic Collision Avoidance Exterior Gasoline Information & Entertainment Interior Turbocharger Test Drives Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:45:00 +0000 1257681 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>&#39;15&nbsp;Ford Edge.</strong></p> Secondhand Australian Auto Imports Raise Red Flags http://wardsauto.com/politics/secondhand-australian-auto-imports-raise-red-flags <div class="node-body article-body">The federal panel’s recommendation ‟challenges the Federal Government’s stance that it has no intention of allowing Australia to become the dumping ground for other countries’ old secondhand vehicles,” an industry official says.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/politics/secondhand-australian-auto-imports-raise-red-flags" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/politics/secondhand-australian-auto-imports-raise-red-flags#comments Premium Auto Makers Politics Dealers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Australia Ford Trade Vehicles in Operation Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:20:00 +0000 1257871 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Not all garages equipped to fix secondhand imports, industry argues.</strong></p> 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors Nominees Roundtable - Part Three http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-three <div class="node-body video-body">WardsAuto editors gather for a roundtable discussion of several vehicles vying for 2015 Ward's 10 Best Interiors honors. Vehicles discussed include: Acura TLX and Ford F-150.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-three" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/wards-10-best-interiors/2015-wards-10-best-interiors-nominees-roundtable-part-three#comments Public Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America U.S. Acura Ford Interior Tue, 14 Apr 2015 17:16:00 +0000 1257941 at http://wardsauto.com