|FORD MOTOR COMPANY FUND STRENGTHENS RED CROSS FLEET WITH 5 NEW EMERGENCY RESPONSE VEHICLES|
|◾Ford is a member of the American Red Cross Annual Disaster Giving Program and has donated five new Transit vans to the Red Cross fleet
◾The Ford Transit vans are being used as emergency response and lifesaving blood transport vehicles in Detroit, Michigan; Lexington, Kentucky; Louisville, Kentucky; Cleveland, Ohio; and Portland, Oregon
◾Ford and the Red Cross have worked together for more than 30 years and Ford provides support across all segments of the Red Cross mission
Ford Motor Comp...[Read more...]|
|HEY, DOC! SEWAGE, BEER AND FOOD SCRAPS CAN POWER CHEVROLET'S BI-FUEL IMPALA|
|DETROIT – Trash to fuel, the stuff of the 1980s sci-fi comedy movie trilogy 'Back to the Future,' is now a reality. The 2015 Bi-fuel Chevrolet Impala – not a tricked-out DeLorean – really can run on leftovers, table scraps and, oh, yeah, grains from brewing beer.
Cleveland-based quasar energy group uses organic waste to produce a renewable energy source known as biogas, which is then converted into Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) – one of two fuels that can power the 2015 Chevrolet Bi-fue...[Read more...]|
|FORD BUILDS TWO MILLIONTH ECOBOOST ENGINE AS CONSUMER DEMAND GROWS IN MARKETS WORLDWIDE|
|◾More than 100,000 EcoBoost engines now produced every month, with a target of 1.2 million for 2013, up more than 60 percent from 2012. For the first time, EcoBoost production expected to exceed Ford's global diesel-engine production
◾Customer demand exceeds projections globally with 90 percent of Escape buyers in North America and 95 percent of Kuga buyers in Asia choosing EcoBoost; in diesel-centric Europe, 39 percent of Focus customers opt for EcoBoost
◾Ford doubled Cologne, Germany, produc...[Read more...]|
|Home again: the last Auto Union Type D twin-supercharger Silver Arrow returns to Audi|
|• Audi Tradition buys back the second 'Karassik restoration' car |
• Auto Union Type D built in 1939, then lost in the USSR for many years
• Thomas Frank, Head of Audi Tradition: 'One of the most emotional moments in our heritage work for AUDI AG'
'This is one of the most emotional moments in our heritage work for AUDI AG – we have come full circle,' says Thomas Frank, Head of Audi Tradition. A few weeks ago, the car manufacturer was able to repurchase an extremely rare...[Read more...]
|Camp Jeep at the 2012 Cleveland Auto Show|
|• On- and off-road driving course demonstrates legendary 4x4 capability of Jeep® brand vehicles |
• Consumers can experience first-hand the attributes of the entire Jeep vehicle lineup without leaving the show floor
February 23, 2012 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The Jeep® brand is bringing Camp Jeep®, a unique, interactive, off-road experience to consumers attending the 2012 Cleveland Auto Show, February 25 – March 4 at the International Exposition Center.
The 22,000-square ...[Read more...]