Archive for the ‘Ford News’ Category

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Auctioned for Juvenile Diabetes Research

Friday, February 1st, 2019
2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 at an auction to raise funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

With its sleek design, powerful engine, quick acceleration, and advanced performance technologies, the 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 delivers high-level driving excitement. The all-new Mustang Shelby GT500 was also utilized to help an important cause, for the very first model of the high-performance muscle car was auctioned to raise funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). (more…)

What community work does Ford Fund do?

Saturday, December 1st, 2018
Ford Volunteer Corps wokers packaging bags and boxes of food

Ford places a strong emphasis on making a positive difference in the community, and this is reflected in the efforts and work of Ford Fund, which is the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company. Ford Fund has three priorities: community life, driving safety, and education. (more…)

Ford Donates a Transit Van to Help Deliver Food to the Homeless

Monday, August 6th, 2018
Members of The Ark Association Standing in Front of a Ford Transit Van

In addition to producing innovative and high-quality vehicles, Ford Motor Company places a high priority on making a positive difference in the community. Recently, Ford donated a Transit van to The Ark Association to deliver meals to the homeless in Detroit. (more…)

Ford Receives its Highest Scores Ever for J.D. Power Initial Quality Study

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
Grey 2018 Ford Expedition Driving on a Mountain Road

2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study Scores and Awards for Ford

The results of the 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study were recently announced, and Ford earned its highest scores ever in the 32-year history of the study, along with five quality segment awards for Ford and Lincoln vehicles. (more…)

Ford Introduces Ready.Shop.Go Online Car-Shopping Experience

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
Left Photo of a Women Purchasing a Car Online and Right Photo of the Woman Driving the Car

As consumers increasingly desire the convenience and hassle-free nature of buying products online, Ford is meeting this demand with their new Ready.Shop.Go online car-shopping experience. The program was first rolled out in March and be available at dealerships throughout North America by the end of 2018. (more…)

Ford Employees Make a Positive Difference with Their Volunteer Service

Wednesday, December 27th, 2017
Ford Employees Volunteering with Children in China

2017 Ford Employee Volunteer Service and Projects 

In addition to producing high-quality cars, trucks and SUVs, Ford aims to make a positive difference in the world, and this shows in the tremendous volunteer efforts of Ford employees. In 2017, Ford Volunteer Corps enlisted thousands of employees for volunteer opportunities around the world, including disaster relief efforts.  (more…)

Classic Ford Mustangs Get Converted into Luxury Watches

Monday, December 11th, 2017
Man with Ford Mustang Watch Driving a Classic Ford Mustang

One of the most beloved sports cars of all time is the Ford Mustang, with its muscular styling, phenomenal performance and cultural significance. Classic Mustangs are a prized vehicle for automotive enthusiasts, and REC Watches is taking this love of all things Mustang a step further by converting components from used Mustangs into luxury watches. (more…)

2018 Ford F-150 Earns 2018 Motor Trend Truck of the Year Award

Monday, December 4th, 2017
Cowboy Putting a Saddle on a Horse next to 2018 Ford F-150

With its bold new design, impressive capabilities, high fuel economy and many class-exclusive technologies, the 2018 Ford F-150 is an outstanding choice for a full-size pickup truck. The experts at Motor Trend agree, for the 2018 F-150 just earned the 2018 Motor Trend Truck of the Year award.  (more…)

Ford is Doing a Unique Ideas Exchange with a Cancer Centre

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017
Ford Assembly Plant on the Left and German Cancer Centre on the Right

In a unique collaboration, Ford is doing an ideas exchange with the Centre for Integrated Oncology (CIO) at the University Hospital of Cologne, which is one of the top cancer centres in Germany. The centre is studying the systems that ensure Ford plants run smoothly and applying them to the hospital, while Ford is studying the “outside the box” thinking that the centre uses for treating cancer and applying it to the development of new vehicles and automotive technologies. Watch this video for an overview.   (more…)

Danica Patrick Debuts No. 10 Ford Warriors in Pink Fusion Race Car

Monday, October 2nd, 2017
Danica Patrick Debuts No. 10 Ford Warriors in Pink Fusion Race Car

Danica Patrick — one of the most successful women in the history of racing — is also involved in an important cause. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, Patrick debuted the No. 10 Ford Warriors in Pink Fusion race car at last weekend’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Apache Warrior 400.  (more…)