Convertible car sales drop in US amid popularity of EVs, SUVs

Ford Mustang 2024 Source: Ford Convertibles — once a sign of freedom in the open air, road trips, and summer adventures — are fading as the auto industry shifts to all-electric cars and more powerful sports vehicles. Sales of traditional drop-tops like the Chevrolet Camaro and Ford Mustang, as well as roadsters like the Mazda … Read more

2023 Nissan Leaf Vs. 2023 Chevy Bolt EV

By MICHAEL CANTU, Edmunds Buyer interest in electric vehicles, or EVs, is increasing. According to data from the Pew Research Center in 2021, 40% of non-EV owners are very or somewhat likely to buy an EV as their next vehicle. But many of the newest models are also expensive; Rivian R1T pickups, for example, start … Read more

Ford unveils R1 million special edition Ranger

Ford has launched a new Ranger Raptor Special Edition model in South Africa, produced in limited numbers to ensure exclusivity. The new Ranger Raptor includes the addition of several functional and stylish upgrades – from eye-catching decals and red accents to the integrated sports ring mount and a handy black roller shutter that locks on … Read more

Ford: Gasoline cars are a thriving business

Except it’s not dead, said Kumar Galhotra, president of Ford Blue, Ford’s internal combustion vehicle division. Instead, he said, it was booming. “For someone who might be breastfeeding, I put a lot of my time and investment into developing [production] capacity for all of our Ford Blue vehicles,” CNN Business said. “So, for me, Ford … Read more

Ford’s new Mustang lasts on pure gasoline

The new Mustang will be offered with a large 5.0-liter V8 or a 2.3-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine like today’s Mustang. This engine has been upgraded for the model year 2024 Mustang, to produce more power and, in the case of the four-cylinder engine, to burn less fuel. wade through (F) It hasn’t announced how much … Read more

Ford CEO Jim Farley reveals why the 2024 Mustang remains gas-powered

Ford Chairman Bill Ford and President and CEO Jim Farley speak in front of the recently revealed Mustang Dark Horse at The Stampede in downtown Detroit on September 14, 2022. wade through DETROIT – Ford Motor CEO Jim Farley showed up Wednesday night, surrounded by gearheads and the new 2024 Mustang models, including a surprisingly … Read more

Ford Makes Biggest Renewable Energy Purchase in History

Solar installation in Ford Research & Engineering Center parking garagePicture: Ford Motor Company The Ford Motor Company just took a big step toward its goal of building cars with 100 percent renewable energy on Wednesday when announced the largest renewable energy purchase ever made in the US from a utility. Ford is partnering with Michigan-based … Read more

Ford outlines EV investment structure for its dealers as it pursues profits like Tesla

Ford CEO Jim Farley poses next to a model of the all-new Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck at the Ford Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn, Michigan, April 26, 2022. Rebecca Cook | Reuters LAS VEGAS – Ford Motor is asking its nearly 3,000 dealers to invest more than $1 million in upgrades to … Read more

Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup can win first mover advantage

Ford F-150 Lightning on display at the New York Auto Show, April 13, 2022. Scott Mlyn | CNBC DETROIT – Ford Motor will be the first automaker to bring a mainstream full-size electric pickup to the US market, poised to capitalize on its first-mover advantage in what is expected to be a hotly contested segment … Read more

GM bets on electric Equinox to kickstart ‘massive adoption’ of EVs

2024 Chevrolet Equinox EV 3LT GM DETROIT – General Motors’ second chance to establish itself as a mass-market electric vehicle leader is expected to begin next year with the arrival of the Chevrolet Equinox EV. The electric crossover is slated to go on sale in the US next fall, starting at around $30,000 – a … Read more