Ford is recalling 370,000 cars due to potential corrosion to their steering shaft that may result in loss of steering.
The federal government is investigating Ford F-150 pickups with EcoBoost engines after drivers reported that the engines lost power during acceleration.
Auto manufacturing is back in America – especially in Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania because President Obama made the politically risky decision to bailout the auto industry after bailing out the banks. It was a decision that worked. Obama was right, Romney was wrong. So Romney is now in full lying mode. He is trying to retroactively re-write the wrongs in his writings.
Yes, it’s great that all turned out well for the auto workers, but it is absolutely horrendous to know that the American taxpayers via President Obama’s actions could have been left standing for billions of dollars – and still might.
“I looked at this thinking, oh my gosh it’s the ugliest car ever!” – Scott and Jaime and their Ford Flex SEL
“I’m not a very good passenger. I’d much rather be driving.” – Arlene and her Ford Escape XLT
“It may not be pretty, but it will haul all you want.” – Jack and his Ford F-250
“I’ve never gotten mad at this car because I’ve never had any problems with it.” – Steve and his Ford F-150
“I don’t have a dream car. I’m really happy with this one.” – Laura and her Black Ford Escape
A Sacramento County jury says Ford Motor Co. must pay $73 million in damages to three plaintiffs after a fatal 2004 rollover crash.
Consumer Reports says Ford’s quality has slipped in the past year because of problems with transmissions and touch-screen systems in some new models.
The car business is getting revved up in Fairfield. Several car dealers are moving into vacant spots at the Fairfield Automall.