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Ford Engineers Break Records and Bring Ken Blocks “Hoonitruck” to Life


Ford engineers created the largest 3D metal-printed part for a working vehicle in automotive history, in an effort to make Gymkhana TEN star Ken Block’s “Hoonitruck” a reality.


The “Hoonitruck” has the same twin-turbo 3.5-liter V6 EcoBoost engine as the Ford GT supercar, but it's turned up to 11 with an engine tune that delivers more than 900 horsepower!


The project was a global effort. Ford Performance engineers in the U.S. ran the engine performance simulations and the European team designed the record breaking part and conducted structural analysis. After a lot of collaboration and experimentation…

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The 2019 Ford Mustang Has Plenty of Horsepower


The 2019 Ford Mustang has 310 to an available 480 horsepower, which is plenty to keep you ahead of the herd. And, it’s starting price of $26,395 or a lease at $304/mo is beyond tempting.


The Mustang is built to be legendary, and this wild ride is built for you! Down to the last detail, the Mustang is custom-fit to the way you drive. From the advanced instrument panel to the growl it makes when tackling a curve.


Whether you’re looking for little excitement in your life or you’re a longtime Mustang fan the 2019…

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The Corrosive Qualities of Road Salt


Usually when drivers think about winter, the first issue that comes to mind is snow. Roads covered in anything from a dusting to a full blown white out can cause serious traffic problems, but there’s something else covering the roads in winter that might not pose such obvious issues: road salt, and the more elusive “brine”.


Salt crews cover the streets before, during, and after winter weather with the goal of minimizing the snow…

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The All-New Shelby GT500: More Powerful Than any Street-Legal Ford in History


With a supercharged 5.2-liter V8 pumping out more than 700 horsepower, the 2020 Shelby GT500 has the best Mustang track times ever. The Shelby GT500 is capable of going 0-60 mph in only around three seconds making it the quickest street-legal acceleration ever offered in a Mustang.


Ford president Jim Farley said, “Carroll was always working on the next faster Shelby, I think he would love this Mustang more than any other.” Farley is probably right, as the 2020 GT500 would likely give a thrill even to Carroll Shelby with it’s performance once reserved only for exotics.


To…

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The 2019 Ford Fiesta is a Personalized Driving Experience


The stylish and practical 2019 Fiesta is a party on wheels. With a low starting MSRP and budget-friendly lease options, potential buyers can feel confident knowing they’re getting a great deal on a great car.


With a standard 27 MPG in the city and 35 MPG on the highway the party will never stop, well aside for bathroom breaks on a family road trip. This car is perfect for families or friends, because while…

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Ford's New Approach to Transportation Congestion



Jim Hackett, CEO and President of Ford Motor Company, says it’s time to change the way we think about driving. As believers in climate change and followers of The Paris Climate Accord, Hackett says the company will be doing their part to lower emissions.
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FordPass™ With Wi-Fi Capability



Ford vehicles have always been built with dependability in mind. Their strength and general high-quality is an assurance of this. However, these vehicles are also technologically-advanced, and feature some stellar amenities for both driver and passenger.

One such amenity is a Wi-Fi hotspot. In new vehicles, drivers have the option to turn their vehicles into mobile hotspots utilizing the FordPass app. This allows for a better, more complete driving experience, and can provide high-speed browsing for the passengers. To learn more about this high-tech feature, check out the video above.


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Drones Find Home in Ford Plants

Ford has remained a top company in the automotive industry for a variety of reasons. Two of these chief reasons are the company’s innovation and technological advances. Ford has managed to stay ahead by integrating new methods and technology into the manufacturing process, which streamlines the work on all levels.

The number of streamlined implements that Ford has put into place is quite large. Recently, the company added another technology to this growing list. Ford has begun utilizing drones in its manufacturing plants. Previously used for their entertainment value, companies like Ford are realizing the vast number of possible…

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Michigan Central Station a Hub of Future Voices

Ford as a company, and automotive manufacturer specifically, has had a significant impact on the history of the United States and the world. The vehicles that the company has manufactured have been driven worldwide. While this global influence is important, the effects that Ford has had on America is staggering. Ford’s history is tied directly with that of the country, particularly the city of Detroit.

Detroit is the city in which Ford found its start. Over time, the company moved much of its business away from its birthplace. In recent years however, Ford has dedicated itself to the city…

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Accident Repair With Ford

Despite the best efforts of everyone on the road, accidents are a prevailing aspect of driving that many people experience. With as many drivers on the road as there are, accidents are bound to happen. However, an accident doesn’t mean the end of your vehicle.

In this video, Ford gives some advice on making sure your vehicle returns to its original condition after an accident. Navigating repairs with an insurance company can be complicated, but Ford breaks it down: you have the right to have your vehicle repaired, and you have the right for new Ford equipment to be…

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