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2018 Ford F-150 wins Top Safety Pick award from IIHS

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When Ford switched from steel to aluminum for the body of their trucks, some people wondered how strong the new material would be. At the end of the day, the strength is important in crashes. The 2015 scored well, and following up that high score is the 2018 F-150. When …

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Despite Harvey, Ford F-Series sales up 15% for August

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Hurricane Harvey’s effects are still being felt across Texas and Louisiana, and the industry is expecting a loss of sales as a result. But that hasn’t stopped America’s best-selling vehicle, the Ford F-Series, from gaining 15% in the month of August. LISTEN: Hurricane Harvey special report For August, Ford sold …

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2016 Ford Focus RS review and autocross

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The hot hatchback segment is seemingly growing despite the lack of interest in compact cars as pedestrian means of transportation. Customers are voting with their dollars, and they are voting crossovers and SUVs. Nevertheless, there are currently four high-end, high-horsepower hot hatches on the market, and we just spent a …

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Ford shifting Focus production to Mexi… wait… China

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Even before Ford officially announced the return of the Ranger for 2019 and the Bronco for 2020, we suspected those vehicles would be built in Michigan at the plant that currently makes the Focus. We didn’t know where Focus was going, but we had assumed Mexico. Ford eventually made that …

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Ford pulls the cover off the all new Expedition

2018 Ford Expedition

There’s a new Expedition in town, finally. After a successful redesign of the F-150, Ford seemed to forget about the full framed SUV which shares a platform. While the outgoing Expedition did enjoy some of the EcoBoost updates, the interior and design were growing stale. Now, alongside a refresh to …

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2017 Ford F-150 Lariat Sport review

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The Ford F-150. North America’s best selling vehicle for what seems like eternity now. Decades in reality. In 2014, Ford upset the truck world by suggesting that they use something other than steel. They continue their trend bucking by refreshing their F-150. New for 2017, just ahead of the actual …

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