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Here's how Ford trains high-performance test drivers

Follow Jeff [embedded content] Being a test driver sounds like a pretty cool job. Automakers need people to log miles at every level of vehicle produced. Of course, this means that some test drivers have a lot more fun than others, such as Ford’s tier-four drivers that get to pilot vehicles like the Mustang Shelby

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2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet, 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata, SSC Tuatara: This Week's Top Photos

Follow Viknesh 2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet drag race car Ford rolled out a new Mustang Cobra Jet this week. The drag special comes 50 years after the original and packs a new 5.2-liter supercharged V-8—the same configuration bound for the new Shelby GT500. 2019 Steeda Steve McQueen Edition Ford Mustang Bullitt Another Mustang in

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Ford to spend $740M to turn Detroit train station into tech HQ

Follow Jeff Ford to spend millions rehabbing Michigan Central Station Ford recently made news when it purchased the defunct Michigan Central Station. Closed in 1988, the former Amtrak hub is now going to be turned into a tech center for the Blue Oval brand. Now Ford has revealed it will shell out hundreds of millions

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Ford Mustang price climbs while Chevy Camaro gets a price cut

Follow Jeff Ford Mustang and Chevy Camaro Despite arriving in dealer showrooms just a month ago, the 2019 Ford Mustang has received a price increase. The refreshed 2019 Camaro, meanwhile, arrives with a price cut. It’s not just a horsepower war as the automakers adjust their pricing strategies to capture sales and maximize profits. Ford’s

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JULY AUTO SALES: Ford, Toyota, Honda, Nissan dip amid car slump; Jeep propels FCA

UPDATED: 8/1/2018 4:52 pm ET Paced by declines at Ford, Nissan, Honda, Toyota, General Motors and Hyundai-Kia, U.S. light-vehicle sales fell an estimated 3.7 percent in July as the auto industry limped into the second half of a year projected to be weaker than the robust first six months. The seasonally adjusted, annualized rate of

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Ford Fusion was the right car at the wrong time

Editor’s note: This story will be part of a special report on the decline of U.S. car sales, to be published in the July 2 edition of Automotive News.  DETROIT — Not since 1996 has the top-selling car in America come from a domestic brand. In 2012, it finally looked like Ford Motor Co. had an

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