Hackett almost didn't take Ford CEO job, suggested someone else for roleJan. 16
Ford expects autonomy, mobility to take $300M bite out of 2017 earningsJan. 16
Ford expects its investment on mobility and autonomous vehicles to reduce its 2017 earnings by $300 million, providing a breakout of its investments in the future for the first time. Despite that hit, Ford said 2017 preliminary net income grew 70 percent due in large part to a much lower effective tax rate.
AutoNews Now: New turbo, fresh look for Jeep CherokeeJan. 16
Ford to hatch most powerful street-legal Mustang under Shelby badgeJan. 15
The new flagships of DetroitJan. 15
Along with Ford's pace-setting F series, the redesigned Chevrolet Silverado and Ram 1500 form a collection of trucks that showcase some of the most sophisticated technologies each manufacturer has in its arsenal.
Ford to reveal 2018 Mustang Bullitt at Detroit auto showJan. 10
Ford is planning a surprise reveal of a special edition, high-performance Mustang Bullitt GT at next week's Detroit auto show, Automotive News has learned. The Bullitt will be unveiled as a 2018 model, a source said, timed for the 50th anniversary of the eponymous Steve McQueen movie that made the car an icon among enthusiasts.
Ford aims Ranger at pickup buyers who want smaller, simpler packageJan. 14
After an eight-year hiatus, Ford is rejoining the midsize pickup market with the 2019 Ranger, which offers buyers some of the features and benefits they could get in an F-150 but with fewer customization options, a smaller footprint and lower price. It features new technology such as a standard 4G-connected Wi-Fi hot spot, FordPass Connect and pre-collision assist.
Can Ranger crash GM's midsize pickup party?Jan. 15
If General Motors struck gold by reviving the Colorado and Canyon midsize pickups four years ago, then Ford had better hope that mine isn't tapped out by the time the Ranger reaches dealerships early next year.