Explorer

New Study Finds Ford Explorer Sport Popular Among Affluent Gen-Xers

New Study Finds Ford Explorer Sport Popular Among Affluent Gen-Xers

MartizCX just released a brand new vehicle consumer study that says young professionals don’t always drive SUVs, but when they do they drive Ford Explorer Sports. The Explorer Sport debuted in 2014 and since then has received about 15% of all total vehicle sales. Per MartizCX: Data from the study shows the vehicle has the highest percentage(…)

2016 Ford Explorer to Become First-Ever Wheelchair-Accessible SUV

2016 Ford Explorer to Become First-Ever Wheelchair-Accessible SUV

More exciting news from Ford Motor Company! The world’s best-selling SUV for the last 25 years is now the world’s only volume-production wheelchair-accessible SUV. Ford Motor Company and BraunAbility are partnering together to launch BraunAbility MXV™ – a wheelchair-accessible SUV, that gives wheelchair users the quality and dependability of a BraunAbility mobility vehicle, and the adventurous,(…)

Keep Your Eyes Open for the Ford Explorer on ‘The X-Files’

Keep Your Eyes Open for the Ford Explorer on ‘The X-Files’

If you are fan of the Ford Explorer, get excited because it will be a regular recurring sight on the returning hit-TV show, “The X-Files.” A Ford Explorer Platinum will carry FBI Agent Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) throughout during the six-episode series. Along with the Explorer, an Escape, Mustang and black Taurus will also be(…)

CHICAGO ASSEMBLY PLANT WELCOMES NEW 2016 FORD EXPLORER

CHICAGO ASSEMBLY PLANT WELCOMES NEW 2016 FORD EXPLORER

Ford employees at Chicago Assembly Plant officially welcomed the new 2016 Ford Explorer today, with Joe Hinrichs, Ford president of The Americas, and Jimmy Settles, UAW vice president and director, National Ford Department, also on hand. Since launch in 1990, more than 7 million Explorers have been sold, making it the best-selling SUV in America over the(…)

Ford is the Biggest Winner in Edmunds.com Most Popular Awards

Ford is the Biggest Winner in Edmunds.com Most Popular Awards

Eight Ford vehicles are among the most researched vehicles on Edmunds.com – more than any other brand Ford dominates the van category of the Edmunds awards, with Ford Transit and Transit Connect ranking among the top three vehicles Edmunds 2015 Most Popular awards are based on the number of unique monthly visits for car shopper(…)

FORD ECOBOOST POLICE INTERCEPTORS REPEAT AS QUICKEST ACCELERATING IN STATE TESTING IN MICHIGAN & CALIFORNIA

FORD ECOBOOST POLICE INTERCEPTORS REPEAT AS QUICKEST ACCELERATING IN STATE TESTING IN MICHIGAN & CALIFORNIA

Ford EcoBoost® Police Interceptor sedan repeats top performance in Michigan State Police and Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department testing of 2015 model, retaining its title as quickest-accelerating pursuit vehicle Ford EcoBoost Police Interceptor utility vehicle acceleration faster than competition’s all-new utility vehicle and all base V6 competitors Ford Police Interceptor maintains segment sales leadership for 17(…)

Ford Fusion, Explorer, Transit Connect Post Record Sales Performance for September

Ford Fusion, Explorer, Transit Connect Post Record Sales Performance for September

Ford Motor Company’s overall sales continue to show great growth for September. Fusion’s best-ever August sales totaled 29,452 vehicles – an increase of 19%. Retail sales for the month were up 23%. Fusion posted retail sales gains in every region, with the car’s largest increase coming from the West – up 27%, according to Ford(…)

Parts and Recreation: 3D Printing Brings a New Blueprint to Automotive Prototyping

Parts and Recreation: 3D Printing Brings a New Blueprint to Automotive Prototyping

Mike Hammer, reporting for My Ford Magazine, wrote that rapid-prototyping (3-D printing) technology within the Ford Silicon Valley Research Lab is allowing Ford engineers to create workable parts digitally – and almost instantly – right at their desks. “This has completely changed the way we design,” says Dave Evans, an engineer at the Ford Silicon Valley(…)