Mustang Earns World’s Best-Selling Sports Car Title

The Ford Mustang – today celebrating its 56th birthday – was the best-selling sports car in the world last year, and the world’s best-selling sports coupe for the fifth consecutive year Since sixth-generation Mustang global exports began in 2015, through December 2019, Ford has sold 633,000 Mustangs in 146 countries around the world – including 102,090 Mustangs in 2019  This Mustang Day – the nameplate’s 56th birthday – Mustang can now celebrate […]

eCOPO Camaro Race Car Concept Electrifies Drag Racing

LAS VEGAS — Fifty years after the original COPO Camaro special order performance models were introduced, Chevrolet’s eCOPO Camaro Concept demonstrates an electrified vision for drag racing. Developed by General Motors and built in partnership with the pioneering electric drag racing team Hancock and Lane Racing, the concept race car — based on the 2019 […]

Ford F-150, Mustang, SYNC ® 3 Propel Ford Motor Company to Top-3 Ranking in J.D. Power 2020 Vehicle Dependability Study

2017 Ford F-150 Ford F-150 tops the large light-duty pickup truck segment and Ford Mustang takes top spot in the sporty midsize car segment in the 2020 J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study, which measures problems experienced during the past 12 months by original owners of three-year-old model-year vehicles SYNC 3 a key contributor to improvements […]

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3.0L Duramax Delivers EPA-Estimated 33 Miles Per Gallon Highway

DETROIT — The 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 with the available, all-new 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel engine delivers an EPA-estimated 33 mpg highway and 23 city in rear-wheel-drive models. EPA-estimated fuel economy for four-wheel drive models is 29 mpg highway/23 city. With an SAE-certified 277 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque, the Silverado 3.0L Duramax with four-wheel […]

Nissan and 4R Energy win award for efforts to boost resilience with EVs

2020/03/17 2020 Japan Resilience Awards “Blue Switch” YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and 4R Energy have been honored by the Association for Resilience Japan for their efforts to promote electrification, including the use of electric cars as emergency power sources during natural disasters. The companies today received a Best Resilience Award in the […]

Nissan licenses lithium-ion battery technology to APB Corporation

2020/04/16 YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan has licensed an advanced technology to APB Corporation that will allow mass production of lower-cost, safer lithium-ion batteries with increased charging capacity. Backed by investment from major companies, Tokyo-based APB plans to build a factory in Japan that will use Nissan’s technology to make all-polymer batteries for storage use. All-polymer […]

Full House: Customized Ford F-150s, Mustangs Share Spotlight at SEMA 2019

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 31, 2019 – Ford F-150 and Mustang remain two of the most beloved nameplates on roads everywhere, including roads that lead to the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association show. “It wouldn’t be a SEMA show without some F-150 and Mustang love from our builder partners,” said Eric Cin, global director, Ford Vehicle […]

All-New Ford Escape, Ford Explorer Join Ford Expedition With Tricked-out Makeovers for SEMA 2019

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 17, 2019 – The all-new 2020 Ford Escape and Explorer make their debut at the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association show, joining Ford Expedition with tricked-out builds highlighting the latest trends in customization. “There’s a growing hunger for consumers to personalize their SUVs, which have a huge range of possibilities from lowered […]

Chevrolet Debuts All-New 2020 Silverado HD

FLINT, Mich. — Today Chevrolet debuted the full lineup of its all-new 2020 Silverado HD — the strongest, most capable Silverado HD ever. Max towing capability increases an enormous 52 percent to an available 35,500 pounds. It is also the third all-new Silverado in just 18 months, each designed for different customers. “We set out […]

Why Seeing Red on a Cold Day Could Help Improve the Range of Future Electric Vehicles

Different colours trick our brains into thinking it is hotter or cooler than it really is COLOGNE, Germany, Dec. 9, 2019 – Experts claim colour choices can influence our mood, our responses, even how many likes we get on social media. Now Ford is exploring how matching the right colour to different driving situations could […]