Posts Tagged ‘Flex’

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SEMA 2008 – CGS ReFlex

October 10, 2008

Here is ANOTHER sneak peak at ANOTHER Ford SEMA project. This time though, we can say thanks to CGS Motorsports for this top concept.

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Ford Flex, Mazda CX9 & Ford Taurus X in top 10 of 3-row SUV’s…

October 8, 2008

Source: Freep.com

The new Ford Flex and upgraded Mazda CX-9 now rank among the top five three-row SUVs tested by Consumer Reports, the magazine reports in its November issue, which goes on sale today.

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Ford Flex flopping?

October 7, 2008

Source: LeftLaneNews.com

Ford was hoping that its squared-off new crossover, the Flex, would be a runaway success in the vein of the 1986 Taurus. The Flex, which vaguely resembles the box that the aerodynamic Taurus came in, has seen falling sales in the last two months – not a good sign for a vehicle that has been on the market for four months.

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2010 Lincoln Flex-based MKT spied…

October 7, 2008

Thanks to LeftLaneNews.com:

Our (LeftLaneNew.com’s) spy photographers nabbed Ford’s (or rather Lincoln’s – ed) MKT crossover just hours ago – and they were able to grab one of the first shots of the MKT’s EcoBoost twin-turbo V6 engine. The MKT will be one of the first Ford vehicles to get the highly-anticipated engine, though judging by the stylized “T” and “F” on the plastic cover, it looks like Ford is planning to keep the Twin Force moniker for its upscale Lincoln brand – instead of EcoBoost, which it will use on Ford division products.

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Ford recieving $10mill for plug-in hybrids…

October 7, 2008

Ford Motor Company is set to receive a $10 million grant from the United States Department of Energy to be spent on plug-in hybrid research and development. The government is funding half of Ford’s three-year plug-in development and demonstration program that currently has 20 plug-in hybrid vehicles on test. Read the rest of this entry ?

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Lincoln MKT @ Detroit & MKZ facelift @ LA…

September 13, 2008

Thanks to The Motor Trend:

Ford Motor Company president of the Americas Mark Fields has confirmed that Lincoln will sell the Ford Flex-based MKT crossover next year after a January Detroit show reveal. Lincoln showed the concept last January at Detroit. And Lincoln will unveil a refreshed MKZ at the Los Angeles auto show in November.

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