I haven’t written about Ford lately, right? I don’t have a bad taste in my mouth, so probably not.
Anyway, it seems that Dearborn, MI-based auto manufacturer is dealing with some problems (that does sound familiar.) This time it’s based on lowered profits and decreased demand for their vehicles. Continue reading “Ford to Stop With the Cars. Unfortunately, Not the Trucks”
Our last post was a reluctant ode to the job Ford’s development of true-blue sporty vehicles. Despite a lifelong bias against the Blue Oval for purely geographic reasons, to say nothing of my complete lack of interest in most of their vehicles, it was important to recognize and acknowledge the existence of the Focus RS and the Fiesta ST.
Thank god they provided us with an opportunity to balance out my judgement’s karma.
Continue reading “Ford: The Other Side of Things”
I grew up in a GM town. My dad worked for the General as did at least one parent of most of my friends. I don’t really care for most GM products, they get my token sympathy when it comes to American cars.
Continue reading “Ford Continues to Be Hard to Hate”
Ford is, by and large, a brand for louts. Whether it’s the inadequacy-profiler of the F-Series pickup trucks or the misguide bravado of the Mustang, Ford’s make simple statements for dumb people. Continue reading “Focus RS Gets Drift Stick”
Shelby, the tuning house that gave us one of the all-time most gorgeous cars, the Shelby Cobra, is expanding upward. Taking their philosophy of dumping a big motor in a small car, they’re, uh, dropping a big motor in a big truck.
Continue reading “Shelby F-150 Super Insecurity Blanket”
Suspiciously coinciding with Track Pants in a Coffee Shop Parking Lot Day, April 17th is also Mustang Day, for which Ford was reminded that they have new versions of both the GT350 and the GT350R to come out this year. Continue reading “2018 GT350 Gets No Upgrades”
Ford have unveiled a new feat of engineering on the upcoming refresh of the Mustang, a development that will shock the auto world and revolutionize the consumer vehicle market. Continue reading “2018 Mustang: Party Trick for Dumb People”