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2011-03-22 23:01:00

DEARBORN, Mich., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ford Fiesta continues to deliver personalization options for customers, with the debut of three new packages for 2012.

2011-03-17 12:30:00

WAYNE, Mich., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Transformed Michigan Assembly Plant (MAP), which will produce the fuel-efficient new global Ford Focus for North American customers, features flexible manufacturing, environmentally friendly practices and a highly trained work forceA $550 million investment transformed the plant, creating new benchmarks for flexible manufacturing.

2011-03-14 15:44:00

DEARBORN, Mich., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New Ford PowerShift transmission blends the sporty feel of a manual transmission with the convenience of an automaticFord PowerShift is one of the most advanced transmissions available for subcompact and compact cars like the new Ford Focus and FiestaPowerShift weighs nearly 30 pounds less than the four-speed automatic transmission in the current 2011 Focus.

2011-03-03 23:01:00

DEARBORN, Mich., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ford Motor Company has contributed more than $5 million to support high school extracurricular activities nationwide through its successful test-drive program of the company's fuel-efficient productsSince the start of the program, more than 1,500 events have been hosted in 49 states, generating more than 255,000 test drives by participantsFord developed the Drive One 4 UR School program in 2007 to assist cash-strapped communities in raising up...

2011-02-16 15:00:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New 'Crazy Kevin' ad campaign launches for Explorer The reinvented 2011 Ford Explorer has gone "crazy" - well, maybe not literally, but it is the star of a hilarious new urban advertising campaign featuring comedian and actor Kevin Hart.

2011-02-15 13:49:00

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Winner to be chosen at live Hollywood show on Feb.

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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.