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Ford, HMDA sign MoU to explore digital mobility solutions in Hyderabad, India

Ford, HMDA sign MoU to explore digital mobility solutions in Hyderabad, India

Ford and Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to assess the feasibility of a common digital mobility solution for commuters in Hyderabad, India. Ford will then work with HDMA to design tech-based mobility solutions to improve the commuter experience, and that will optimize efficiency for transport operators, as well as

US auto sales fall in July

The overall pace of the US car and light truck sales fell for the fifth straight month in July 2017, reports Reuters. Carmakers slashed low-margin sales to daily rental fleets in July. The annualised pace of US car and light truck sales in July fell to 16.73 million vehicles, down from 17.8 million vehicles a

Penske Logistics receives Ford Excellence Award

Penske Logistics has received its fifth World Excellence Award from Ford Motor Company. Ford honored 54 companies, narrowed down from thousands of suppliers, to be recognized at the 19th annual Ford World Excellence Awards at the Henry Ford Museum. Penske Logistics was recognized in the Aligned Business Framework (ABF) category for delivering on a variety

Ford 1.0-Litre EcoBoost Wins International Engine of the Year for the 6th Year Running

Ford’s 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine has been voted 2017 International Engine of the Year “Best Engine Under 1.0-litre” for the sixth year in a row – meaning the compact and powerful three-cylinder petrol engine remains undefeated in its category since launch in 2012. Judges praised the engine’s combination of performance, fuel-efficiency and technology. The 1.0-litre EcoBoost

Ford Honors Hanon Systems with World Excellence Award

Global automotive supplier Hanon Systems has earned the prestigious World Excellence Award from Ford Motor Company. The award was presented Wednesday at the automaker’s 19th annual event held at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Mich. Hanon Systems received the Gold Award for its superior quality, delivery and cost performance at the company’s Pyeongtaek manufacturing facility

Jim Hackett appointed as President & CEO of Ford

Jim Hackett is president and chief executive officer, Ford Motor Company, effective May 22, 2017. He also is a member of the company’s board of directors. Under Hackett’s leadership, together with Bill Ford, Ford is strengthening its automotive business and accelerating a strategic shift to capitalize on opportunities during a transformative period for the auto

Ford Honours Dana At World Excellence Award

Dana Incorporated has been honored by Ford Motor Company as a top-performing supplier, receiving a Ford World Excellence Award. The announcement was made during the 19th annual Ford World Excellence Awards ceremony, held last week at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan. Dana was recognized in the category of “Aligned Business Framework” for exemplifying Ford’s

Ford F-150 Takes Corvette’s Spot Atop Most-Read-About Vehicles List

The Ford F-150 is the vehicle Americans read about the most, according to digital advertising provider Swoop. Swoop’s Automotive Digital Brand Exposure Index ranks all cars, trucks and SUVs sold in North America based on how much people read articles about them. The F-150 has been second on the list, which comes out quarterly, since

Ford Invests C$500 Million for R&D in Canada

Ford is expanding its Canadian research and development presence with an additional C$500 million investment, extending its connectivity leadership with the addition of more than 400 software and hardware engineers and plans to establish a new Ottawa Research and Engineering Centre. The additional 400 engineers, approximately 300 of whom will be based in Canada, more