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Ford ended 2013 as America’s best-selling vehicle brand and did so for a fourth consecutive year. Helping this performance were annual sales records set for the Ford Fiesta, Fusion and Escape, as well as the F-Series continuing once again as the country’s best-selling truck and vehicle. Ford Motor Company announced its 2013 U.S. sales totaled 2,493,918 […]

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Autobytel’s editors announced their top new car picks that offer consumers the biggest bang for their buck—the vehicles that maximize just how much car buyers get for their money. The company said its editors selected their top picks based on value as it relates to vehicle features, safety, fuel economy, styling and overall consumer appeal, […]

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Ford’s Focus retains for the first half of 2013 the title of the best-selling vehicle nameplate in the world, after being crowned so for 2012. In addition, the Focus’ small brother, the Fiesta, ranks as the fourth best-selling vehicle – making Ford the only brand to have two nameplates among the global top five best-sellers, […]

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The 2013 Ford Focus and Focus Electric earned a Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. The Focus is one of six vehicles in the small car segment to achieve IIHS’s highest rating. Top Safety Pick+ is a new category in the IIHS ratings. Vehicles must earn a “good” rating for […]

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Ford Motor Company declared it set a record for hybrid sales in the second quarter of 2013, with sales of 24,217 vehicles – up 517 percent over last year and up 15 percent over the first quarter of 2013. Ford explained part of this success of the fact demand is growing in markets across the […]

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Accentuating the positive, Ford has announced broad sweeping changes to its electrified vehicle program. In amongst these are software upgrades to hopefully enable improved fuel economy from its C-Max, Fusion Hybrid and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid. As has been well publicized, lawsuits have followed claims of “47 mpg” for the two Ford models, and as we […]

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Ford is offering the American public a chance to experience directly both its turbocharged Ecoboost engines and its hybrid models. Ford is inviting potential customers across the country to put the automaker’s fuel efficient EcoBoost-powered vehicles to the test against its competitors while also getting the opportunity to drive the sporty Fiesta ST. While we […]

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Ford is seeing a strong demand for many of its products, including its hybrids, and will increase production accordingly. Ford said it will add an additional 200,000 units of annual straight-time capacity this year. In addition, Ford said it will produce an extra 40,000 units by idling select plants for only one week during what […]

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Polk data research firm just released its 2012 Polk global market registration data and the Ford Focus is officially the world’s best-selling passenger car. Ford’s products are well featured at the top as the Ford F-Series pickup comes in third and the Ford Fiesta comes in as the best-selling subcompact. Sales of the compact Focus […]

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It’s official. The small car wars have begun. It started with the introduction of both the 2011 Chevy Cruze and 2011 Hyundai Elantra last year—of which the Elantra is a truly compelling package. But with the 2012 Focus—available in early 2011—Ford is bringing some real competition for the seeming-to-have-it-all Elantra. Both cars offer incredible fuel […]

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