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GM is Now One Step Closer to Bankruptcy
Posted On: February 1, 2023
While competitors such as Tesla and Ford have initiated price cuts on their most popular all-electric vehicles, veteran automaker General Motors (GM) has noted that it intends to keep its EVs' pri...[More
Review: 2022 Ford Explorer Timberline fires back at Jeep and Subaru
Posted On: December 31, 2022
Ford’s had enough of adventure-seeking families in the market for a crossover SUV heading to Jeep and Subaru showrooms.
At least, that’s the impression the 2022 Ford Explorer Timberline gives. Wit...[More
Drag Race: Ford Bronco Raptor Takes On Hennessey VelociRaptor 400
Posted On: December 28, 2022
Hennessey Performance has pitted the Bronco VelociRaptor 400 against the Bronco Raptor to determine which one is the ultimate Bronco - in a straight line, at least.
Before we get to the answer, let...[More
Everratis Electric Ford GT40 Is One Step Closer To Customers
Posted On: November 28, 2022
Everrati's gorgeous Ford GT40 electric restomod is one step closer to customers after passing electrical safety testing in the UK.
The company's powertrain was subjected to the stringent UN...[More
2023 Nissan GT-R 2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R Volvo EX90: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: November 4, 2022
The 2023 Nissan GT-R Volvo EX90 came into focus, and we drove the 2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
Godzilla has returned. The 2023 Nissan GT-R was an...[More
2023 Ford Super Duty Truck Order Books Open Earlier Than Expected
Posted On: October 29, 2022
The all-new Ford Super Duty series was revealed in September, and the Blue Oval was quick to point out the new 6.8-liter V8 engine and towing technology but failed to mention key details like power ou...[More
2023 Ford Transit Trail teased aimed at Van Life adventurers
Posted On: October 12, 2022
Ford is embracing #vanlife with an adventure-ready version of the Transit arriving for the 2023 model year.
The 2023 Ford Transit Trail was teased Wednesday on Twitter by Ted Cannis, CEO of the automa...[More
2022 Ford GT LM 2023 Range Rover Sport 2024 Acura ZDX: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: October 8, 2022
Ford's GT supercar has almost reached the end of production,but before it bows out there will be one last special edition, the 2022 Ford GT LM Edition. As the name suggests, the car is a celebration o...[More
Ford patented an external airbag system
Posted On: October 2, 2022
Ford has filed a patent application for an external airbag that would deploy from behind a vehicle's grille during collisions.
Filed with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on Mar. ...[More
This $1500 Device Can Make Your Ford Mustang Much Quicker
Posted On: September 28, 2022
Car enthusiasts are always trying to take their vehicle to the next level, often adding horsepower to get around a track quicker. But what if there was a way to improve lap times without touching the ...[More
2023 Ford F-Series Super Duty ramps up power connectivity
Posted On: September 27, 2022
The Ford F-150 is making headlines by offering an electric variant, but the next generation of the bigger F-Series Super Duty trucks and chassis cabs are sticking with gas and diesel engines. New tech...[More
Ford patents way to reduce turning radius on future vehicles
Posted On: September 25, 2022
Some automakers have turned to all-wheel steering steering to make vehicles more maneuverable, but Ford is looking to patent an alternative solution.
A patent application filed with the United States ...[More
Fords trademark of “Megazilla” may point to monster crate engine in the works
Posted On: September 22, 2022
Ford already offers a V-8 nicknamed the Godzilla, and soon there may be a more potent offering with the name Megazilla.
A search through the database of the United States Patent and Trademark Office r...[More
Ferrari Purosangue Pagani Utopia 2024 Ford Mustang Dark Horse: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: September 17, 2022
Ferrari this week revealed the Purosangue, the automaker's first SUV, and also its first production 4-door vehicle. The high-riding prancing horse is the successor to the GTC4 Lusso and packs a newly ...[More
2024 Ford Mustang 2023 Toyota GR Corolla 2024 Mazda MX-5 Miata: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: September 16, 2022
The 2024 Ford Mustang broke cover, we drove the 2023 Toyota GR Corolla, and the 2024 Mazda MX-5 Miata began testing. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
The 2024 Ford Mustang debu...[More
Preview: 2024 Ford Mustang injects modern tech into the traditional pony car
Posted On: September 15, 2022
The Ford Mustang started the pony car segment when it hit the market in 1964. Now, it will carry the torch for that segment in an automotive market switching to electric vehicles.
On Wednesday, Ford i...[More
Ford attempts to convince dealers to sell at Teslas lower prices
Posted On: September 11, 2022
Ford is ambitious about its electrification project. However, it has identified a bottleneck, which it is trying to solve. Per a report by WTVB, the American carmaker is attempting to convince its dea...[More
Insiders Claim Hybrid And AWD Mustang Plans Have Been Scrapped
Posted On: August 30, 2022
Muscle car and Blue Oval fans alike are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the all-new Ford Mustang, which will be unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show. Little is known about the seventh generation Mustang,...[More
2024 Ford Mustang to be revealed Sept. 14 at "Stampede" event for owners fans
Posted On: August 19, 2022
The seventh generation Ford Mustang, set to arrive in mid 2023 as a 2024 model, will be revealed at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Sept. 14 at the Detroit auto show, Ford announced on Friday.
Ford will inv...[More
2023 Ford F-150 Lightning 2023 Nissan Z 2023 Honda Pilot: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: August 12, 2022
The 2023 Ford F-150 Lightning got a price, we drove the 2023 Nissan Z, and Honda teased the 2023 Pilot. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
Ford announced details of the 2023 F-15...[More
2023 Ford F-150 Lightning brings slightly more range for lots more money
Posted On: August 9, 2022
The 2023 Ford F-150 Lightning gets a range boost for a second model year, but also a big price increase. Ford revealed Tuesday that it's raising the base price by $7,000.
EPA-estimated range for the f...[More
Dodge Charger and Challenger replacements 2023 Ford Maverick 2023 Nissan Maxima: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: August 5, 2022
The Dodge Charger and Challenger replacements will go electric, the 2023 Ford Maverick Tremor debuted, and 2023 marks the end for the Nissan Maxima. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Autho...[More
LEAKED: Ford Maverick Tremor Details Confirmed
Posted On: July 31, 2022
Someone at Ford is going to be in a little trouble. See, the Ford Maverick Tremor was just completely let out of the bag. Thanks to a flub on Ford's part, the new off-road model, which we dug up at th...[More
2024 Chevy Blazer EV 2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R 2023 Honda Civic Type R: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: July 23, 2022
General Motors was busy this week with the reveal of two electric vehicles based on the flexible Ultium platform. The first was the 2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV which arrives next year priced from $44,995...[More
2024 Porsche Macan EV Cadillac Celestiq Ford F-150 Raptor R: Car News Headlines
Posted On: July 13, 2022
The electric 2024 Porsche Macan was spotted in prototype form testing on public roads. In next-generation form, the Macan is set to be the automaker's second EV when it's revealed next year. The elect...[More
Ford And Lincoln SUV Recall Worse Than Initially Thought
Posted On: July 11, 2022
In late May this year, Ford announced a massive recall for certain 2021 Ford Expedition and Lincoln Navigator models. Ford started investigating the issue in late March but was not yet sure of a resol...[More
Paul Walkers Porsche 911 McMurtry Spierling 2022 Ford Bronco Everglades: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: July 2, 2022
Paul Walker was a true car guy, so naturally he had one of the most sought-after Porsches in his collection, a 1973 911 Carrera RS 2.7. It's headed to auction next month and it's safe to say the final...[More
California Gas Tax Hike Comes At The Worst Time
Posted On: July 1, 2022
The pain at the pumps keeps on just getting more, er, painful. Nationwide gas prices have been soaring since the Ukraine invasion, resulting Russian oil sanctions and dreaded inflation. But now there ...[More
Henry Fords house on sale for $975K Model T sold separately
Posted On: June 29, 2022
Henry Ford's former Detroit house is up for sale for $975,000, according to a real estate listing from Hall & Hunter.
Located at 140 Edison Street near Detroit's Voigt Park, the house was built in 190...[More
Everratis Ford GT40 electric conversion packs 800 hp
Posted On: June 15, 2022
Governments are pushing for the elimination of cars with internal-combustion engines, and at some point we may see even classic cars taken off the road.
There is a way to save them, though it requires...[More
Ford Dealer Doubles Price Of F-150 Lightning
Posted On: June 8, 2022
Despite Ford issuing a warning to dealers earlier this year about activities that were damaging to the brand, one dealer in Florida has taken it to the extreme and doubled the price of the F-150 Light...[More
The Only Three Surviving Car Makers Will Be
Posted On: June 7, 2022
Sandy Munro has done a video, stating who he thinks the 3 surviving auto makers will be as the end of the decade approaches. He thinks these 3 car companies in North America are going to be Tesla, For...[More
Jim Farley Promises Direct Online Sales Model For Fords EVs
Posted On: June 4, 2022
Ford CEO Jim Farley said yesterday his company must move to a direct online sales model where their electric vehicles (E.V.s) are only sold online and have no dealer markups so that customers won&rsqu...[More
DeLorean Alpha5 2024 Ford Mustang GT 2022 Audi RS 3: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: June 3, 2022
DeLorean revealed the Alpha5, Ford teased the 2024 Ford Mustang GT, and we drove the 2022 Audi RS 3. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
The DeLorean Alpha5 debuted online before ...[More
9 Biggest Screens In New Cars Right Now
Posted On: May 31, 2022
Digital screens, whether touch-sensitive or not, have fundamentally changed the way that we interact with our vehicles. Not all of these interactions are a step forward - changing the climate control ...[More
2023 Acura Integra SSC Tuatara 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: May 27, 2022
We drove the 2023 Acura Integra, the SSC Tuatara hit a new high speed, and the 2022 Ford Bronco received official power ratings. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
We had our fir...[More
New Car Preview: 2022 Ford Expedition
Posted On: May 26, 2022
There appears to be a trend of keeping current internal combustion engine vehicle platforms around longer as manufacturers dump additional R&D into future electrification. Another vehicle that won’t...[More
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning 2023 Land Rover Range Rover Sport Scout revival: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: May 13, 2022
We drove the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning, the 2023 Land Rover Range Rover Sport broke cover, and VW announced the revival of the Scout. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
We had ou...[More
Ford patents ability to remotely rev engine
Posted On: May 8, 2022
Ford has filed a patent application for a system to remotely rev engines.
Remote engine start has been around for awhile, but a patent application published by the United States Patent and Trademark O...[More
Ford Recalls F-Series Navigator and Expedition Models Over Embarrassing Issue
Posted On: April 23, 2022
Earlier this year, Ford recalled more than 280,000 examples of the 2016-2018 F-150, along with 2016-2017 Navigator and Expedition models after it found that vehicles equipped with the 3.5-liter EcoBoo...[More
2024 Ford Mustang 2023 Kia Telluride 2023 BMW X7: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: April 15, 2022
The 2024 Ford Mustang was spotted, the 2023 Kia Telluride debuted, and BMW revealed the 2023 X7. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
Our spy photographer spotted the 2024 Ford Mus...[More
2022 Ford GT Holman-Moody Heritage Edition revealed ahead of New York auto show
Posted On: April 13, 2022
The Ford GT is almost at the end of the road, at least for this generation, but before it bows out we'll see a few more special editions.
Hot on the heels of the GT Alan Mann Heritage Edition unveiled...[More
2024 Lotus Eletre 2023 Audi Q6 E-Tron 2023 Ford F-150 Rattler: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: April 2, 2022
A Lotus SUV has been talked about for years, and now one is finally here. It's called the Eletre, and it's a mid-size electric SUV with performance that will put some supercars to shame. 2023 ...[More
Ford Mustang Production Takes Another Hit
Posted On: April 2, 2022
Unfortunately for Ford, Mustang production hasn't exactly been going smoothly. By now, we all know the reasons. Like the Chevrolet Corvette, big OEMs are struggling to meet surging demand right now. D...[More
Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS unrestored 1931 Auburn 8-98 A Ford hydrogen engine: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: March 25, 2022
We drove the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS, Ford patented a hydrogen combustion engine, and Jay Leno drove an unrestored 1931 Auburn 8-98 A. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.Porsche...[More
Ford Says It Has TWO Things EV Startups Would Kill For
Posted On: March 3, 2022
The EV race isn't heating up, it's on fire, and every second person with a degree in electrical engineering or a few thousand Twitter followers thinks that they can start up an EV company. We've witne...[More
Classic Recreations announces carbon-fiber Shelby Cobra with 800-plus hp $1.2M price tag
Posted On: February 27, 2022
Oklahoma-based Classic Recreations has unveiled some stunning carbon-fiber bodied Mustangs in the recent past, and now it's giving the Shelby Cobra the same treatment.
Called the Diamond Edition in ho...[More
Ford Ranger Raptor Mercedes-Benz AMG C63 Morgan Super 3: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: February 26, 2022
The new Ford Ranger Raptor was revealed this week, and it's even better than we had expected. The high-performance mid-size pickup truck is due on sale in the U.S. in 2023, packing a 10-speed automati...[More
Ford Does not Have The Expertise To Take On Tesla
Posted On: February 25, 2022
While attending the Wolfe Research virtual global auto technology conference yesterday, Ford CEO Jim Farley confirmed that Ford would not spin off its EV or internal combustion businesses.
New Car Preview: 2023 Ford Ranger Raptor Headed to America
Posted On: February 22, 2022
The Ford Motor Company is not only a pioneer for all that’s automotive, but they have been at the forefront of introducing performance/hard-core off-roading variations of their trucks (and SUVs) wit...[More
Preview: 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor takes off-road capability to the extreme for $69995
Posted On: February 22, 2022
And then there were two. More than a decade after the F-150 Raptor hit the market, the Blue Oval has created the Bronco Raptor. The Raptor pickup truck became more of a success than Ford even anticipa...[More
2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing 2024 Ford Mustang Convertible 2022 GMC Syclone: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: February 18, 2022
We drove the 2022 Cadillac CT5-V Blackwing, we spotted the 2024 Ford Mustang convertible, and SVE announced the 2022 GMC Syclone. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
On a spectacu...[More
Ford hires former Tesla engineer to lead Advanced EV Development
Posted On: February 13, 2022
Ford has hired former Tesla Engineer Alan Clarke, who left the company over twelve years to oversee Ford’s "Advanced EV Development" projects.
According to Clarke’s Linke...[More
2022 Ford Bronco Everglades 2024 Range Rover Sport Lexus Electrified Sedan: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: February 12, 2022
Bronco reservation holders have a new version of the Ford off-roader to choose from. The Blue Oval this week revealed the 2022 Bronco Everglades, a special-edition model with a factory-designed snorke...[More
Ford Follows Teslas Lead
Posted On: February 5, 2022
Ford has made it clear it will be tweaking its fully electric Mustang Mach-E crossover as needed. The goal is to increase profits, though any sort of software or hardware updates could be fair game as...[More
2021 Ford F-150 Raptor 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS 2023 Aston Martin DBX707: The Week In Reverse
Posted On: February 4, 2022
We played in the 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor, slid behind the wheel of the 2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS, and saw the reveal of the Aston Martin DBX707. It's the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority.
Ford SUV Buyers Overwhelmingly Demand One Key Feature
Posted On: February 4, 2022
Ford's truck and SUV programs are clearly on a roll. Demand for the F-150 Lightning, Bronco, Bronco Sport, and Maverick is very high and the F-150 ICE lineup is more popular than ever; the Blue Oval j...[More
Ford Mustang GT3 coming in 2024 to tackle IMSA SportsCar Championship
Posted On: January 30, 2022
The Ford Mustang is finally set to enter the IMSA SportsCar Championship, with the car's first season of competition locked in for 2024.
The Blue Oval on Friday announced plans to develop a Mustang GT...[More
New Car Preview: 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor
Posted On: January 24, 2022
We knew it was coming, Ford’s answer to the Jeep Wrangler 392 V8 HEMI, the all-new 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor. Touting much more power thanks to a reworked version of the brand’s 3.0-liter twin-turbo...[More
2022 Ford Shelby Raptor arrives with 525 hp and aggression
Posted On: January 23, 2022
Shelby American has released its take on the latest Ford F-150 Raptor, upping the levels of power and aggression.
The 2022 Shelby Raptor gets a cold-air intake, new exhaust system, and aftermarket tun...[More
2024 Ford Mustang 2022 Peugeot 9X8 2022 Bentley Flying Spur Hybrid: This Weeks Top Photos
Posted On: January 22, 2022
The 2024 Ford Mustang was spotted this week, both in turbo-4 EcoBoost and V-8 GT grades. Testing on public roads under the cover of heavy camouflage, the seventh-generation Mustang, known as the S650,...[More
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor teased with turbocharged V-6 debuts Jan. 24
Posted On: January 21, 2022
The Ford Bronco is back, but the Blue Oval isn't done. A hotter, wilder Bronco Raptor is in the works with even more off-road capability, power, and attitude. On Friday, Ford announced on Twitter ...[More
Ford BlueCruise Has Clear Advantage Over Tesla Autopilot
Posted On: January 18, 2022
Advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) are well on the rise throughout the automotive sphere to decrease on-road fatalities and ultimately develop a foundation for autonomous mobility. Ford's relat...[More
Ford Wants To Build A V8 Ranger Raptor
Posted On: January 12, 2022
When the last Ford Ranger Raptor was unveiled with its twin-turbodiesel 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine, there were sighs of disappointment from some die-hard fans. That's just one reason why it ne...[More
New Ford F150 Tailgate Combines The Best Of Ram And Chevy
Posted On: January 12, 2022
Trucks are big business in America - just look at the sales figures to see the Ford F Series dominating year after year after year.But when all modern full-size trucks are good at their jobs, manufact...[More
Ford Sweeps NACTOY SUV And Truck Categories
Posted On: January 11, 2022
Late last year the North American Car, Truck and Utility Vehicle of the Year (NACTOY) jurors announced their three finalists in the car, truck, and SUV categories for 2022. The list of 23 semifinalist...[More
New Ford Explorer Just Got More Expensive
Posted On: January 11, 2022
The 2022 edition of the Ford Explorer was unveiled last August with a couple of key adjustments and the addition of the rear-wheel-drive ST option.
With this introduction and changes, the entire ra...[More