Ford Achieves All-Time High Hybrid Share and Toyota Slides, as Fusion Hybrid Closes in on Another Sales Record

Jan 30

Ford hybrid market share jumped nearly 9 percentage points from December 2011 to December 2012; Toyota’s share of the hybrid vehicle segment dropped 8 points Ford Fusion Hybrid achieved all-time monthly sales record in December 2012 with 3,244 sales; Ford hybrids expected to deliver best January hybrid sales month ever with a projected 5,500 units sold More...

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Ford takes top spot in brand loyalty, with Ford Fusion and Ford Flex owners being the most brand-loyal

Jan 15

Experian Automotive today announced that the Ford Fusion and the Ford Flex took the top two spots for brand loyalty at the model level during Q3 2012, surpassing the Q2 2012 model loyalty leader Chevrolet Sonic. According to its Q3 2012 Loyalty and Market Trends report, Experian Automotive found that 56.4 percent of Ford Fusion owners returning to market purchased...

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World’s Oldest Ford Vehicle Back in the Hands of the Ford Family

Dec 12

World’s Oldest Ford Vehicle Back in the Hands of the Ford Family

Just the Facts: Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford, Jr., has purchased the company’s oldest known surviving vehicle, a 1903 Model A, at auction for $264,000. The Model A, launched on July 28, 1903, would become Ford’s first commercial success, with about 1,800 units sold during its production run. The historic vehicle will play a significant role in the...

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Hammer to Fall This Weekend as Ford Auctions Unique 2013 Shelby GT500 24-Hour Durability Prototype

Jan 20

The Ford Shelby GT500 Durability car was personally piloted by Carroll Shelby during testing at the historic Sebring International Raceway. One-of-one 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 durability car to be auctioned Saturday, with proceeds benefitting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) This racetrack durability car was put through the paces at historic Sebring...

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Ford takes five awards in U.S. News & World Report’s 2012 Best Cars for the Money

Jan 13

Five Ford models have been chosen as being the best buy for the money – the most of any automaker – by U.S. News & World Report. The 2012 Ford Edge, Fusion, Fusion Hybrid, Taurus and Fiesta were selected for their quality and value. The awards help everyday car buyers navigate the car market by identifying vehicles that offer the biggest bang for the buck and...

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