|FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND EXPANDS GLOBAL REACH WITH INNOVATIVE JOB TRAINING INVESTMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA|
| ||PRETORIA, South Africa, May 17, 2016 – Ford Motor Company Fund today announced the creation of a new job training and entrepreneurial development center that will assist approximately 200 people a year, part of a five-year, $4 million investment in community building across the African continent.
The new Ford Resource and Engagement Center, slated to open in October, will be located near Ford's Silverton Assembly Plant outside of Pretoria, South Africa. It is the second resource center...[Read more...]|
|ORIGINAL ISOTTA FRASCHINI JOINS THE BONHAMS LONDON TO BRIGHTON VETERAN CAR RUN|
|Italian motoring pioneer, once given by Mussolini to America, makes its first ever appearance in the UK
A unique veteran car that Italian dictator Benito Mussolini once donated to the Henry Ford Museum will be making a guest appearance as a special invited entry on the Bonhams London to Brighton Veteran Car Run on Sunday, 1 November.
Historically significant, the 1901 Isotta Fraschini is chassis number one, the very first car to wear the famous 'IF' badge.
At that time the Milan-...[Read more...]|
|FORD BROADENS OUTREACH TO WOMEN MILITARY VETERANS WITH WORKSHOPS TO HELP EASE TRANSITION BACK TO CIVILIAN LIFE|
| ||◾Ford collaborating with National Veterans Transition Services, Inc. to address challenges women face as they leave the military
◾Freedom's Sisters REBOOT Workshop is a free, three-week course for up to 25 women veterans in the Los Angeles area
◾New program builds on Ford's long support of veterans at a time when increasing number of women are transitioning out of military and back to civilian life
Los Angeles,March 3, 2015–Ford Motor Company is collaborating with the National Vetera...[Read more...]|
|50 YEARS LIMITED EDITION 2015 FORD MUSTANG NO. 1,964 TO BE AUCTIONED FOR GET YOUR HEART RACING FUNDRAISER|
|◾Last production unit of the 50 Years Limited Edition Ford Mustang, carrying badge No. 1,964, will be auctioned by Barrett-Jackson, with all proceeds going to Get Your Heart Racing, a fundraising event supporting Henry Ford Health System's Edith and Benson Ford Heart & Vascular Institute
◾Winning bidder will receive a VIP package to the Ford Championship Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway, where a preproduction unit of the 50 Years Limited Edition Mustang will serve as official pace car
◾A 50...[Read more...]|
|'NEED FOR SPEED' MUSTANG AND FIRST PRODUCTION 2015 CORVETTE Z06 SET TO CROSS THE BLOCK AT BARRETT-JACKSON'S 12TH ANNUAL PALM BEACH AUCTION|
|PALM BEACH, FLA. (March , 2014) – Barrett-Jackson, The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, is excited to announce the return of its renowned Palm Beach auction, taking place April 11-13, 2014 at the South Florida Fairgrounds.
This year's auction showcases an outstanding line-up of vehicles for charity, including:
•The 2014 Ford Mustang prominently featured in the 'Need For Speed' movie to benefit the Henry Ford Health System
• The first production 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 w...[Read more...]|