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Ford to offer snow plow prep option for 2015 F-150 4x4s

Amanda Bayhi - Feb 11, 2014

Ford to offer snow plow prep option for 2015 F-150 4x4s

Ford is simplifying snow removal with its 2015 F-150. The manufacturer will offer a snow plow prep option for all all 2015 F-150 4x4s with a 5.0L V-8, our sister site, Hard Working Trucks, reports. The light-duty snow plow prep option will ...

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Be one of the first to drive the 2015 Ford F-150

Amanda Bayhi - Feb 03, 2014

Be one of the first to drive the 2015 Ford F-150

Want to test drive the 2015 F-150? Now is your chance. Ford has launched its “You Test” campaign, giving fans the opportunity to test the new pickup, our sister site, Hardworking Trucks, reports. The campaign urges fans to tell Ford how they ...

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Ford starts production of F-150 with CNG

Amanda Bayhi - Nov 29, 2013

Ford starts production of F-150 with CNG

Ford has started production of its 2014 F-150 pickup with the ability to run on compressed natural gas, our sister site, Total Landscape Care reports. The company announced in July that it would offer the 2014 F-150 with a prep package ...

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Ford announces availability of CNG/LPG capability for 2014 F-150

Amanda Bayhi - Aug 02, 2013

Ford announces availability of CNG/LPG capability for 2014 F-150

Ford has announced it will begin offering a prep package this fall that will allow the 2014 F-150 to run on compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and gasoline, our sister site, Equipment World reported. The prep package will ...

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Ford unveils F-150 Tremor sport truck

Amanda Bayhi - Jul 05, 2013

Ford unveils F-150 Tremor sport truck

Ford last week unveiled its 2014 F-150 Tremor, the automaker’s first sport truck powered by its EcoBoost V-6 engine, according to our sister site, Equipment World. The pickup has a regular cab and a short-wheelbase design and features Ford’s FX Appearance ...

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Ford uses robots for truck test drives (VIDEO)

Amanda Bayhi - Jun 19, 2013

Ford uses robots for truck test drives (VIDEO)

Ford has begun using driverless technology to test the toughness of its trucks, our sister site, Equipment World, reported. The automaker worked with Autonomous Solutions to develop the robotic test driving system, which is the first in the industry. The system uses ...

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Ford recalls 465,000 vehicles for fuel leaks

Amanda Bayhi - Jun 04, 2013

Ford recalls 465,000 vehicles for fuel leaks

Ford has announced three recalls, which affect more than 465,000 vehicles, our sister site, Equipment World, reported. The recall follows more than 600 complaints from Ford customers about fuel leaks since March 31. No fires, deaths or fuel leaks have been reported ...

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Ford, GM, Ram earn top titles for fleet, consumer pickups from Vincentric

Amanda Bayhi - May 13, 2013

Ford, GM, Ram earn top titles for fleet, consumer pickups from Vincentric

Vincentric gives Best Value awards to automakers annually in both the fleet and consumer markets. This year, Ford, GM and Ram took the top titles among truck brands, according to our sister site, Equipment World. Ford earned the Best Value truck ...

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Toyota forms PAC

John Latta - Mar 11, 2013

Toyota forms PAC

Toyota's North American subsidiary has formed a political action committee. The Center For Public Integrity reports that the Japanese automaker is adding another influence vehicle to its already sizable government outreach operation. The PAC  may raise up to $5,000 per year from eligible company ...

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Ford to bring full-size Transit van to North America

Tina Grady Barbaccia - Mar 06, 2012

At a highly optimistic press conference at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis this week, Ford announced positive outlook for both its own company health and 2012 sales prospects, as well as internal findings indicating a strong economic recovery ...

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Kirk Landers, Editor Emeritus

Better Roads Staff - Jun 03, 2011

Kirk Landers, Editor Emeritus

What I Didn’t Learn from a Mustang, Corvette and a Mini Cooper S By Kirk Landers America was just emerging from the oil-embargo recessions of the ‘70s when Ford ended a long, miserable period of automobile engineering by introducing several stunning new ...

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Ford donates $50,000 to Feeding America to aid in disaster relief

Katie Wood - May 12, 2011

Feeding America announced today that Ford Motor Company Fund, the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company, has donated $50,000 to support its disaster relief efforts in the southern states hit by recent tornadoes and floods. Feeding America aids disaster relief ...

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