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Tag: Ford

Ford Europe adds V-6 diesel to redesigned Ranger

The equipment upgrades and higher quality materials reflect the fact that many customers in Europe buy high-spec versions. “The majority of our business is really high end,” Hans Schep, Ford of Europe’s head...

Ford and Rivian cancel plans to jointly develop an electric vehicle

RJ Scaringe, Rivian founder and CEO, and Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford announce a $500 million Ford investment in Rivian. Source: Ford Motor Co. DETROIT – Ford Motor and Rivian no longer plan to...

Ford, Rivian cancel plans to jointly develop an EV

DETROIT — After going public this month, electric-vehicle startup Rivian Automotive is worth almost 50 percent more than one of its early big investors: Ford Motor Co. But Ford believes it can soon add...

Ford F-150 Lightning is most desirable electric pickup, survey finds

DETROIT — Score one for the legacy automakers. Ford Motor Co.’s upcoming F-150 Lightning and the electric Chevrolet Silverado expected in 2023 topped the Tesla Cybertruck and Rivian R1T in an Autolist survey on...

Ford plans to increase EV production to 600,000 vehicles by 2023

Ford CEO Jim Farley poses with the Ford F-150 Lightning pickup truck in Dearborn, Michigan, May 19, 2021. Rebecca Cook | Reuters Ford Motor plans to increase its production capacity of electric vehicles to...

Ford aims to double EV production capacity in two years, CEO Jim Farley says

“The demand is so much higher than we expected,” Farley said in an interview. “It’s a really new experience for this big company, trying to be agile. We had to approach it very differently...

Ford aims to double EV production capacity in two years, Farley says

DETROIT – Within 24 months Ford Motor Co. plans to become the No. 2 maker of electric vehicles in the U.S. behind only Tesla with the capacity to produce 600,000 EVs per year. The...

Ford of Europe head of passenger vehicles de Waard to retire

Ford of Europe’s head of passenger vehicles, Roelant de Waard, will retire on Dec. 31 after more than 30 years with the automaker, the company said. His replacement will be announced at later date,...