Latest Ford Motor Co. Stories

2012-10-21 04:01:28

MyPerfectAutomobile is reporting the latest news from Honda Motor Co. that the Japanese auto manufacturer has reached the million-unit sales milestone for its hybrid cars. While rival Toyota has posted at least four times that number of hybrid cars sold, executives at Honda have committed to bringing out several new hybrid models in the next two years. Tata Motors will bring its micro-car, the Nano, to U.S. markets in the near future, marking the first time the Indian carmaker has decided to...

2012-10-07 23:03:53

MyPerfectAutomobile reports on the newest, dedicated hybrid-electric car on the market, Ford´s C-Max hybrid. Set to face the Toyota Prius in the hybrid-electric vehicle class, this is Ford´s first hybrid-only model. Renault´s Zoe EV is introduced at the Paris Motor Show amid speculation it will become a major force in the European market. The Ford EcoBoost, 1.0-liter engine is chosen as one of the ten technological breakthroughs of the year. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) October 06,...

2012-09-16 23:03:04

Nissan announced the debut of its Terra Fuel Cell vehicle for the upcoming Paris Motor Show, where the Peugeot Onyx hybrid will also be on display. Ford will begin using Lithium, instead of rare earth elements, in its hybrid and electric cars. National Plug In Day will be celebrated in more than 30 U.S. cities on Sept. 23. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2012 Nissan Terra Spokespersons for Nissan say the Terra crossover fuel cell SUV is evidence that the Japanese automaker is ready to...

UC Research Promises Reduced Noise In Automobiles
2012-08-14 12:52:33

UC research featuring a mathematical model for quick-response, noise-cancellation designed to minimize sudden and unexpected noise caused by road hazards — bumps or potholes for example — will be presented in New York City Aug. 19-22. All noise is not necessarily equal — especially when it comes to sound minimization in automobiles. For instance, automakers have long used sound-absorbing materials (passive control) in the design of cars in order to minimize engine...

2012-06-12 23:00:45

Rock That Plate Café owner in Louisville, KY Wins Ford Transit + at SweepstakesToday.com (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 Andrea Riegling of Louisville KY had barely gotten her “Rock That Plate Café” open when she won the grand prize in the Ford Motor Co´s Transit Connect Sweepstakes with her entry made at SweepstakesToday.com (http://www.SweepstakesToday.com). “It was surreal.” Riegling said in an interview today. “I´d just opened my restaurant...

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