Monthly Archives: August 2015

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Century-old Model T Ford the star of vintage car collection – Toowoomba Chronicle


Toowoomba Chronicle
Century-old Model T Ford the star of vintage car collection
Toowoomba Chronicle
His Model-T Ford is currently the star of the show – Mr Kennedy and his wife Rosemary were recently presented with its 100 Year medal from the Association of Veteran Car Clubs in Australia. The car was made on October 5, 1915 in Canada and was …

Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It – Wired


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Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It
Wired
This wasn't the first time Miller and Valasek had put me behind the wheel of a compromised car. In the summer of 2013, I drove a Ford Escape and a Toyota Prius around a South Bend, Indiana, parking lot while they sat in the backseat with their laptops, …

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2015 Ford Edge Titanium (CNET On Cars, Episode 70) – CNET


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2015 Ford Edge Titanium (CNET On Cars, Episode 70)
CNET
The new Ford Edge is a big deal, as it's one of the most popular and iconic crossovers on the US market. Sales of this type of vehicle are up big in the last year or so, yet Ford resisted any temptation to make the Edge a much larger vehicle (partly

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Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Plows Into Crowd At Annapolis Car Show – The Art of Gears


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Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Plows Into Crowd At Annapolis Car Show
The Art of Gears
Held annually every first Saturday of August at Koons Ford Lincoln in Annapolis, it's a car show that brings the best out of people who want to give back to charity. Unfortunately all that was ruined earlier yesterday morning (Aug. 1, 2015) when the

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Ford (F) Stock Retreats as Car Sales Fall in China – TheStreet.com


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Ford (F) Stock Retreats as Car Sales Fall in China
TheStreet.com
For the past three months, the company has seen sales decline in China. Earlier today, Ford said that sales fell 6% in July. In June, sales dropped 3% while in May, sales increased 4%, according to Reuters. Total vehicle sales in China for the month of
US auto sales strong in July on SUV, luxury demandNew Pittsburgh Courier
Ford EcoSport Hits the 200000 Sales MilestoneThe New Indian Express
Ford Ecosport reaches a sales landmark of 200000 unitsBusiness Standard

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A Ford GT Supercar — For $25000? – Forbes


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A Ford GT Supercar — For $25000?
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This car was chosen as one of two winners in Local Motors' crowd-sourced competition to design the company's first road-going 3D-printed car. It's nice enough, but Camilo Pardo, chief designer of the 2005-06 Ford GT (see below) wants a shot a penning a …

Summer deals, demand for SUVs and luxury vehicles keeps US auto sales hot in July – U.S. News & World Report


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Summer deals, demand for SUVs and luxury vehicles keeps US auto sales hot in July
U.S. News & World Report
Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck sales were up 34 percent in July. — Ford's sales were up 5 percent to 222,731. F-Series pickup sales, which had been down due to lack of inventory as a new truck went into production, were up 5 percent. But Ford's car
Gas prices fuel US big-vehicle sales in JulyUSA TODAY
Ford Sales Climb 4.7% for Best July Since 2006Ward’s Auto
Canada auto sales edge up in July; Ford and GM downAutomotive News
KRQE News 13
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Ford spider screen keeps creepy-crawlies out of cars – Autoblog (blog)


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Ford spider screen keeps creepy-crawlies out of cars
Autoblog (blog)
Ford is waging a global war on spiders with the 2016 Focus RS. The little beasties can be a real menace to a vehicle by blocking lines with their dense webs, but engineers at the Blue Oval now have a new screen that they claim keeps the bugs at bay.
Ford develops screen to keep spiders out of your carThe Hullabaloo Online
How Ford ensures its cars are spider-free zonesCTV News
Ford invention fights pesky, harmful invader: SpidersWTSP 10 News

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Face to face with Ford’s self-driving Fusion Hybrid research vehicles – Ars Technica


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Face to face with Ford's self-driving Fusion Hybrid research vehicles
Ars Technica
Combining these sensors allows Ford to create point cloud 3D maps, one of which was displayed on a screen set up behind one of the cars. In addition to the lidar scanners, the Fusion Hybrids also have a number of optical cameras attached to the sensor …

Electric Youth: Ford’s 1967 Comuta EV Concept Was a City Car for Swinging London – Car and Driver (blog)


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Electric Youth: Ford's 1967 Comuta EV Concept Was a City Car for Swinging London
Car and Driver (blog)
If one has a tendency to follow the big international auto shows, one event in particular stands out when it comes to exotic or unconventional debuts: Geneva. And while Ford's new GT would've been right at home in a venue that recently saw the global