Quantcast

Latest Ford Motor Company Stories

2014-07-24 08:21:15

HOUSTON, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Group 1 Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: GPI), an international, Fortune 500 automotive retailer, today reported 2014 second quarter adjusted net income of $40.0 million, which equates to adjusted earnings per share of $1.47. The quarter included several significant non-recurring charges especially relating to a convertible senior notes redemption, which resulted in GAAP net income and diluted earnings per share of $16.9 million and $0.62, respectively. Adjusted...

2014-07-24 00:20:24

Research yields up to seven percent mpg improvement and CO2 reduction ORLANDO, Fla., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New research from AAA shows that automatic stop-start automotive technology delivers a significant fuel economy benefit. Test results indicated that automatic stop-start systems provide a five percent to seven percent improvement in fuel economy and reduction in carbon dioxide emissions compared with tests conducted on the same vehicle with the automatic stop-start...

2014-07-24 00:20:21

2015 Ford Mustang in Cincinnati, Ohio adds new EcoBoost engine CINCINNATI, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Ford Mustang has been an iconic American muscle car for generations and has been providing drivers with the thrilling performance they look for in a new sports car. The long tradition of the Mustang continues with the new 2015 model. It offers superior driving dynamics, power and the choice of either a hardtop or convertible to suit the needs of consumers looking for...

2014-07-23 12:20:58

Cars.com Reports Increased Site Traffic, Improved Consumer Confidence in Automotive Industry CHICAGO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time since before the Great Recession, new-vehicle sales hit an annualized rate of nearly 17 million at the mid-year mark. Despite extreme weather conditions, which weakened consumer demand at the start of the year, the first half of 2014 finished with a strong 4.5 percent year-over-year increase in total new-car sales. Additionally, the...

2014-07-23 08:21:15

Holiday Ford of Fond du Lac, Wis., aids consumer research by providing details about Ford's Certified Pre-Owned program FOND DU LAC, Wis., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While the terms "used" and "pre-owned" may be synonymous for most people, in the world of auto sales there's a vast difference that can exist between them. That is, those used vehicles that are labeled Certified Pre-Owned by the original manufacturer's standards can offer a host of benefits to their new owners....

2014-07-23 08:20:52

MADISON, Conn., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verdek LLC (VERDEK), leading suppliers of Electric Vehicle (EV) Charging Stations, CNG Refueling Stations, and LNG Production is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a GSA Schedule 56 contract: (GS-07F-172BA), under the 'Buildings and Building Materials; Industrial Services and Supplies' category. Verdek is now certified to supply EV Charging Stations and supplies to Federal Agencies. Acknowledging the growth in Federal spending...

2014-07-22 20:20:34

Dahl Ford highlights 2015 Ford Mustang power numbers DAVENPORT, Iowa, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As the official release of the 2015 Ford Mustang draws nearer and nearer the excitement is growing. With added and improved engine options for the 2015 model, Dahl Ford is focusing on the newly minted performance numbers to inform consumers of the added bonuses of the new 2015 Ford Mustang in Davenport, Iowa. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140722/129478 The most...

2014-07-22 16:27:41

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CCA Industries, Inc. (NYSE MKT: "CAW"), announced today its second quarter and six month results for the period ended May 31, 2014. The results can be found on the chart below. Richard Kornhauser, Chief Executive Officer and President of CCA Industries said, "The ugly performance in the first half of 2014 traces directly to the Gel Perfect color nail polish and the Company's dietary supplement brand that has heavily weighed down...

2014-07-22 16:21:10

Latest editions of Chevy Impala and Ford Taurus now available at Scottsboro-based dealership SCOTTSBORO, Ala., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As drivers have made a noticeable shift toward lighter and leaner vehicles, full-size sedans have undergone something of a renaissance as well. The resounding call for higher fuel efficiency and greater environmental responsibility has yielded vehicles that are at once powerful and practical, and two noteworthy examples of this...

2014-07-22 12:20:55

New Hampshire Ford dealership eliminates fees to improve car buying experience PORTSMOUTH, N.H., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- From the moment consumers decide they need new vehicles, they are faced with a barrage of decisions. While finding a vehicle, searching for the best prices and exploring financing options all are important to consider, the final stages of the car buying experience are frequently overlooked. More specifically, many prospective buyers don't think about...


Latest Ford Motor Company Reference Libraries

Mercury Park Lane 1959
2014-04-17 12:46:27

Mercury automobiles was a brand of vehicles as a subsidy of the Ford Motor Company. It was established by the Edsel Ford in 1938. The Mercury brand was a luxury vehicle placed between the high end Ford and the base Lincoln models. In 1945, Mercury became half of the Lincoln division until it was phased out in 2011. The last Mercury produced was a Grand Marquis which left the assembly line on January 4, 2011. From 1958 to 1960, Edsel brand models were part of the Lincoln-Mercury group. The...

1926 Lincoln
2014-04-14 09:24:01

The Lincoln Motor Company was founded in 1917 by Henry M. Leland and became a subsidiary of Ford in 1922. While the brand is mainly sold in North America and the Middle East, Ford plans to export to China by the end of 2014. Currently seven models are offered. The MKS and MKZ sedans; MKT, MKX and MKC CUVs; and the Navigator and Navigator L SUVs. Leland was a former manager of GM’s Cadillac division who formed the company with his son Wilfred. The company was named after Abraham Lincoln,...

Ford Motor Company's Glass House
2014-04-13 07:51:53

The Ford Motor Company is an American automobile manufacturer with its  headquarters located in Dearborn, Michigan. It was founded by Henry Ford at 39 years old and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It is described by Forbes as "the most important industrial company in the history of the United States." Ford would go on to become one of the world's largest and most profitable companies and is one of the largest family-controlled companies in the world. Henry Ford made an attempt at an...

Troller Pantanal
2014-02-20 12:56:37

Troller Veiculos Especiais S/A (Troller) is an off-road vehicle manufacturer from Brazil that was founded by Rogerio Farias in 1995. The first prototype vehicle was produced in 1996. In 1997, the company was bought by Mario Araripe and formed a partnership to produce vehicles. The first vehicle Troller manufactured was a gasoline powered T4 with mass production beginning 1999. In 2005, in Angola, Africa a manufacturing plant opened to also produce the T4. In January 2007, Ford do...

More Articles (4 articles) »
Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
Related