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Ford Suppliers In Hammond, Ind. Go On Strike

Nearly 800 workers at a Hammond manufacturing facility that supplies seats for Ford’s Chicago plant walked off the job this morning.

09/13/2014

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Automated Driving Is The Future

General Motors, Toyota, and Honda have each indicated what the future holds for automobiles, announcing upcoming automated models of their vehicles.

09/10/2014

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Ford Launches New 2015 Mustang

Ceremonial first 2015 Mustang rolls off the assembly line at Ford.

09/04/2014

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Strong Labor Day Weekend Gives August Car Sales A Boost

Chrysler sales rose 20 percent. Ford sales flat. GM down 1 percent.

09/03/2014

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Ford Getting Ready For An Important New Truck [VIDEO]

The new Ford F-150 is coming, and the motor company is using 1100 18-wheelers to move parts for a new body shop.

08/28/2014

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Ford Recalls 83,250 Cars And SUVs

Ford is recalling 83,250 vehicles because a faulty part could cause them to lose power or roll away if they’re parked.

08/15/2014

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Stable Gas Prices, Younger Buyers, Expected To Push Car Sales Higher

Experts at Traverse City Conference predict continued growth, but raise some concerns about the impact of new trends.

08/06/2014

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Ford Sees Strong Gains In Europe

Ford of Europe President says sales are up 6.6 percent in the first half, company on track to make a profit in Europe next year.

07/11/2014

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Ford Thinks Big With New Cargo Van

Company shows off the Transit van, which replaces its long time Ford E-Series.

07/09/2014

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Ford Looking To Make Car Parts From Tomatoes

In an effort to find lighter renewable materials, Ford announced a partnership on Tuesday with Heinz to research the use of tomato fibers to make car parts.

06/13/2014

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Ford Resets Gas Mileage Estimates On Some Models, Sending ‘Goodwill’ Checks To Owners

Ford Motor Co. has admitted that it overstated fuel economy on several new models and will be writing checks to the owners to make up for the error.

06/13/2014

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May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession Levels

Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.

06/04/2014

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American Cars In Decline? GM’s Role In The International Recall War

GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.

05/15/2014

Ford Motor Company Executive Chairman Bill Ford stands on top of the observation deck at the Empire State Building with the new 2015 Mustang convertible in honor of 50 years of the Ford Mustang on April 16, 2014 in New York City. (Photo credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Ford To Offer 50th Anniversary Mustang

Ford is building a limited-edition Mustang GT to honor the pony car’s 50th anniversary. It is showing the Limited Edition at the New York auto show, which begins this week.

04/16/2014

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Ford Fund Announces Automotive Design Scholarships

The Ford Motor Co. Fund will award a $1 million grant for scholarships commemorating William Clay Ford’s contributions to the automaker’s design legacy.

03/14/2014

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Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.

01/02/2014

Gail Wise of Park Ridge poses with her classic Mustang, the first sold in the U.S. (CBS)

Chicago-Area Woman Still Owns The First Ford Mustang Sold In The U.S.

Nearly 50 years ago, Ford’s Lee Iacocca unveiled the 1965 Ford Mustang to the press. Two days later, a 22-year-old teacher in Chicago needed a car. CBS 2’s Ed Curran reports.

12/06/2013

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Local Car Dealers Seeing Big Boost In Sales As Economy Improves

CBS 2’s Jim Williams went to one Chicago dealership today to explain the turnaround.

07/02/2013

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Horrible Horoscopes: Aries

Aries, the stars wrote a poem for you…

12/20/2012

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Opinion: Auto Manufacturing Is Back In America. Obama Was Right, Romney Was Wrong.

Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.

10/29/2012

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