|CAPABILITY AND STYLE: 2015 FORD EXPEDITION READY FOR THE OPEN ROAD WITH ECOBOOST ENGINE, ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY|
|◾2015 Ford Expedition is the most powerful, fuel-efficient Expedition ever, with a 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 engine and SelectShift® six-speed transmission under the hood
◾Advanced technology in new Expedition includes standard electric power-assisted steering, SYNC® with available MyFord Touch®, available Blind Spot Information System® with cross-traffic alert, and continuously controlled damping to give drivers control of ride performance
◾Already a leader in cargo space and towing capability, ...[Read more...]|
|FORD ECOBOOST ENGINE POWERS CHIP GANASSI RACING WITH FELIX SABATES TO SEBRING 12-HOUR VICTORY|
|◾Ford's EcoBoost engine powered Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates to the overall win at the storied Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring International Raceway.
◾Piloted by Scott Pruett, Memo Rojas and Marino Franchitti, the Roush Yates-prepped twin-turbo 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 propelled the Riley prototype to victory lane in the premier class.
Ford's EcoBoost engine powered Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates to victory at Sebring late Saturday, in the legendary Mobil 1 12 Hours of...[Read more...]|
|CHIP GANASSI RACING WITH FELIX SABATES SWITCHES TO FORD ECOBOOST POWER FOR 2014 UNITED SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON|
|bringing advanced technology of its 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost® engine to racing in the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship
◾Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates switches to Ford's powerful and efficient EcoBoost engines in pursuit of 8th championship in sports car racing
◾Scott Pruett, the team's lead driver, winner of 59 major sports car events, including a record five Rolex 24 At Daytona wins, returns to Ford, where he began his career
◾Bringing modern engines to USCC program continues s...[Read more...]|
|SMALLER ENGINES MAKE INROADS IN U.S. AUTO MARKET|
|Small, fuel-efficient 4-cylinder engines that used to be called 'four bangers' are the power plant of choice for 55.8% of the new vehicles sold or leased at retail in the U.S. market during the first half of 2013, according to research data provided by the Power Information Network(R) (PIN) from J.D. Power. That's up 1.7 percentage points from the sales mix of 4-cylinder engines in 2012.
Consumers are demanding better fuel economy from their vehicles due to higher gas prices at the pump, and ...[Read more...]|
|FORD MOTOR COMPANY JANUARY SALES UP 22 PERCENT, BEST SINCE 2006|
| ||•Ford Motor Company's January U.S. sales increase 22 percent, with gains across the lineup – cars up 34 percent, utilities up 23 percent, and trucks up 11 percent
•Fusion up 65 percent versus year-ago levels – a record January sales month
•Escape has best January sales ever – sales increase 16 percent, topping last year's January record
•Explorer sales up 46 percent – best January sales since 2005
•America's best-selling pickup for 36 years running, F-Series posts a 22 percent gain