Archive for January, 2010

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K.I.S.S. or zealous detail???

January 19, 2010

I light of the following comment – “…I didn’t really read the article either. I like short and to the point articles…” – I would like to take a poll on your opinion whether I should continue on detailing every new Ford, or being very precise and to the point with all the details you really care about.

So, now is the time to voice your opinion!

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2011 Shelby GT350 [prototype] unleashed…

January 19, 2010

It’s been in speculation for a while – but now the Shelby GT350 has been unleashed!

Follow the jump for all the details you really want to know – via the official press release from the acclaimed Barrett-Jackson Auction in the U.S.

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Detroit 2010: California Special Mustang returns for 2010…

January 13, 2010

The NAIAS is well and truly underway now and Ford is in unwrapping mode – showing off the 2012 Focus and letting the world know of it’s achievements in the North American Car & Truck of the Year. Now it’s the Mustang’s turn – and boy, is it a beauty?!

Presenting the new GT California Special:

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Detroit 2010: Ford clean sweeps 2010 North American Car and Truck of the Year…

January 12, 2010

The votes are in and Ford has clean sweeped the competition in the 2010 North American Car and Truck of the Year with it’s Ford Fusion Hybrid and the new versatile Ford Transit Connect. Beating out the shortlisted Buick LaCrosse & Volkswagen Golf, the Fusion Hybrid is Ford’s 9th North American Car of the Year, whilst the Transit Connect (shortlisted with the Chevrolet Equinox &  Subaru Outback) is Ford’s 11th victory in the North American Truck of the year. Follow the Jump for the press release.

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Detroit 2010: 2012 Focus butts in…

January 11, 2010

As we begin 2010, it looks like the compact C-segment is shaping up to be one of the most highly competitve segments in the auto industry. The Honda Civic, Toyota Corolla, VW Golf and Jetta, along with the new Chevrolet Cruze are fighting for the hearts, minds and dollars of the masses. And then there’s the Ford Focus. Learn more about the new Focus after the jump.

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CES 2010: Ford Unveiles MyFord & MyLincoln Touch…

January 7, 2010

Ford began its MyFord Touch presentation with a simple question: “People line up for iPhones – why not cars?” What is it about certain pieces of technology that makes them a “must have”? And since the iPhone is really just a merger of two things we already have (a cell phone and PC), is it possible to blend something into a car that will get ’em lining up around the block? Quite obviously, Ford’s hoping the answer is yes.

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