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Ford Is America’s Best-Selling Commercial Van Brand For 40 Years Straight


Ford Motor Company can put another feather in its cap following the conclusion of the 2018 calendar year, with the company now being the number one provider of commercial vans in America for the last 40 years straight.


Ford has offered a number of different van lines throughout their history, including the Econoline, E-Series, Transit and Transit Connect models, and from 1979 through 2018, Ford sold more than 7.1 million total vans, besting their competitors.


A large part of Ford’s 40-year history as the nation’s leading producer of commercial vans is due to their variety of full-size…

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Emergency Braking in New Vehicles



What is the most important aspect of a vehicle? Ask this question to a hundred people, and you may get a hundred different answers. Many of them, however, would likely highlight safety as an important quality. Ford vehicles are especially engineered with safety in mind.

Ford builds its vehicles to be safe and goes so far as to include driver-assist technologies that only do more to keep the occupants safe. One such technology is Automatic Emergency Braking, part of the Pre-Collision Assist feature. If a collision is imminent, new Ford vehicles can automatically engage the brakes in order to avoid…

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Ford's New Advanced Manufacturing Center

In order to succeed in any industry, innovation and development are necessary. This is especially true of the 21st industry. Technology has rapidly changed and developed over the recent decades and continues to do so today. This is true of many industries but is particularly apparent in the automotive industry.

The automotive field is a strong example of advances in technology because these changes are evident in both the product and the process. Vehicles today are vastly different from previous models, and the amount of technology present in them is immense. However, the manufacturing process that these vehicles go…

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Ford’s Large Vehicles Performing Well

The automotive industry is a tumultuous and often rocky field. While vehicles are a necessity for many Americans, that doesn’t mean that strong sales are always guaranteed. In fact, time has shown just how much vehicle sales can plummet, even in a short amount of time. Ford’s larger vehicles, however, have been experiencing strong sales.

Ford has been making significant strides to alter its fleet to fit customer need and desire. In recent years, it has become very apparent that many drivers prefer the larger size, capability, and versatility that both trucks and SUVs offer. This is why…

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A Select Sound System



For Ford, driving is about more than just travelling from one point to the next. The company also focuses on providing some of the best vehicles that offer a stellar driving experience. One of the ways Ford does this is through sound.

In the new Ford EcoSport, you will found an impressive B&O Sound System. The system, a product of Bang & Olufsen, features 10 speakers throughout the EcoSport, to truly give you a surround sound experience. The interface is also customizable, making your listening that much more enjoyable. To learn more about this feature, check out the video above…

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Ford Gives Updates On AV Development


As Ford Motor Company shifts their focus to the next generation of transportation, the company is providing a number of periodic updates on their development of self-driving cars. Ford has invested about $4 billion in the development of autonomous vehicles as they look to pioneer cars and technology that make both business and traveling more efficient.


The CEO of Ford Autonomous Vehicles LLC, Sherif Marakby, recently said that the company is working to make sure…

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Ford Acquires Scooter-Sharing Company


Here’s something you might have missed. As Ford Motor Company looks to transition its vehicle lineup primarily to trucks and SUVs while also developing electric and autonomous vehicles, the Blue Oval did something that might not make sense on the surface — it purchased an electric scooter-sharing company called Spin.


Why would one of the world’s premier automakers acquire a scooter company? The move fits with Ford’s plans to expand their presence in the mobility business “to help get places more easily” as they work to find solutions to provide more efficient transportation for customers.


In a Medium…

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Ford Details Company Direction In New Statement


As automakers grapple with changing customer desires, Ford Motor Company has shifted their long-term goals to align with these new trends in the automotive industry.


In a statement outlining Ford’s “business transformation,” the Blue Oval touched on changes to their vehicle portfolio, the development of electric and autonomous vehicles and shifts in product development.


Months ago, Ford announced their intention to discontinue production of all sedans and passenger cars with the Mustang being the only exception. Ford said that the move will help them better meet customer needs as they focus on the production of SUVs, trucks and commercial…

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New Ford Ranger Gets Yakima Adventure Accessories


As the all-new Ford Ranger returns to dealerships in early 2019, adventurous Ford owners will have the ability to purchase Yakima outdoor adventure products at their local Ford dealership.


The Yakima products would be available through Ford Accessories and will give customers the opportunity to purchase bike racks, kayak racks and tents for their 2019 Ford Ranger pickup truck.


Customers will have the ability to add the products to the cost of their vehicle financing and each Yakima accessory purchased through a Ford dealership will come with Ford’s 3-year of 36,000-mile warranty.


“Beginning in early 2019, the highest-selling…

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Ford Unveils New Limited-Edition Mustang


In conjunction with RTR Vehicles, Ford Performance unveiled a new-limited edition Series 1 Mustang RTR with distinctive stylistic and performance features to create a limited-edition pony car for 500 customers.


The Series 1 Mustang RTR is the brainchild of Ford Performance and RTR vehicles, an OEM+ performances vehicles company that specializes in Mustangs and F-150s. The vehicle will feature Ford Performance components — like Ford Performance suspension with adjustable sway bars — with signature RTR styling. The…

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