Monthly Archives: January 2016

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Ford recalls older large cars to fix headlight problem – CNBC


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Ford recalls older large cars to fix headlight problem
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Investigators found 3,609 complaints to NHTSA and Ford. Most of those complaining said their headlights failed suddenly. One driver ran off the road due to a lack of headlights, while another reported hitting a deer. Ford said it reviewed the problem
Ford issues recall for 313000 cars with faulty headlightsNew York Daily News
Ford Recalls 300K Cars Over Risk Of Headlight FailureLaw360 (subscription)

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Ford’s Self-Driving Car Experiment Is Coming to California – Fortune


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Ford's Self-Driving Car Experiment Is Coming to California
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Although Ford F 0.35% isn't considered to be the leader in developing self-driving cars, this isn't its maiden effort either. Ford is already testing fully autonomous vehicles on public roads in at its proving grounds in Romeo, Mich., Wittmann, Ariz
Ford to test self-driving cars on Calif. roadsUSA TODAY
Ford driverless car to hit California roadsLos Angeles Times
Ford to test autonomous cars in California in 2016Washington Post
PCWorld -The Detroit News -Autoblog (blog) -Ford
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‘Dragon Ball Z’ and Ford unleash another bizarre car ad – Comic Book Resources


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'Dragon Ball Z' and Ford unleash another bizarre car ad
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Remember that offbeat Ford ad from last week featuring Dragon Ball Z's Krillin and Gohan? (Of course you do.) Well, it was only the beginning of the weirdness. The automaker has now unveiled a second spot in a marketing campaign for that appears to be …
Dragon Ball Z Featured In Ford Fusion AdComicbook.com

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Ford F-150 continues reign as highest-selling car for 2015 – New York Daily News


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Ford F-150 continues reign as highest-selling car for 2015
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in what comes as no surprise, the Ford F-150 is once again the highest-selling car nationally. Despite a slow start to 2015 sales the F-150 is slated to recapture the crown it has held for decades. FOLLOW DAILY NEWS AUTOS ON FACEBOOK. 'LIKE' US …

Ford Wants To Develop Its Own Battery Chemistries For Hybrids, Electric Cars … – Green Car Reports


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Ford Wants To Develop Its Own Battery Chemistries For Hybrids, Electric Cars
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When it announced a range increase for its 2017 Focus Electric earlier this month, Ford executives also revealed an intriguing snippet about the company's battery plans. The company is conducting its own research into fundamental battery chemistries
Ford Motor Co. Invests $4.5B in EVs, a Century After Henry Ford Gave Up On The Truth About Cars

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Ford F-150 to Lead Annual Car Sales Again – 24/7 Wall St.


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Ford F-150 to Lead Annual Car Sales Again
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After a slow start to 2015 sales, the Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) F-150 is slated to be the best-selling car, a position it has held for decades. Ford sold 65,192 of the F-150 pickups in November, up 10.4%. The introduction of a new version of the vehicle

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Google and Ford to Partner on Driverless Cars – Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)


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Google and Ford to Partner on Driverless Cars
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Whether or not driverless cars become the future — and some describe the idea as “pure science fiction” — the concept is catching on with both the automakers and the general public. Companies from Mercedes to Ford Motor Co. are installing driverless …
Google could help make Ford the leader of self-driving carsAutoweek
Google teams up with Ford on driverless cars because the future is finally hereThe American Genius
Google May Be In Talks With Ford On Autonomous Car DevelopmentsiTech Post
ecomento.com -DailySunKnoxville.com -Mercury Daily (blog)
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A Google-Ford Self-Driving Car Project Makes Perfect Sense – WIRED


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A Google-Ford Self-Driving Car Project Makes Perfect Sense
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Ford and Google plan to create a joint venture to work on self-driving cars, according to a report by Yahoo! Autos. Neither company has confirmed the partnership, and Yahoo! reports it will be formally announced at CES next month. But if it's true, it
Report: Ford, Google to build self-driving cars togetherUSA TODAY
Google Pairs With Ford To Build Self-Driving CarsYahoo Autos
Why Google and Ford Would Want to Team Up on Self-Driving CarsFortune
San Jose Mercury News -RoadandTrack.com
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Ford Car Patent Tips Detachable Unicycle – PC Magazine


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Ford Car Patent Tips Detachable Unicycle
PC Magazine
Ford seems to have found inspiration in an unlikely source. The auto maker this month earned a patent for a "self-propelled unicycle engagable with vehicle" — think the thick-wheeled Batpod detaching from the Batmobile in The Dark Knight Rises.
Ford concept turns your car wheel into an electric unicycleEngadget
Ford patent envisions a future where your car's tire becomes a unicycleCNET
Ford files patent for bike that uses wheel from your carGeek
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