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Management briefing: UK engine manufacturing (1)

The recent announcement by Bentley that its Crewe headquarters is to become the centre of excellence for the Volkswagen Group for all W12 en...

COMMENT: Nissan looks for top UEFA bang for buck

It's not hard to see why Nissan was so keen to replace Ford as UEFA's automotive partner in its four-year Champions League sponsorship deal,...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Ford plant sold to MMC

It's not unusual for one automaker to buy a plant from another and Mitsubishi's purchase of a Philippines plant from Ford makes perfect sens...

THE WEEK THAT WAS: Assembly plant week?

OK, OK, I admit it - this week is looking a bit like Assembly Plant

Latest Interviews

INTERVIEW: Ford of Europe's chief, Stephen Odell 6 Mar 2014

Dave Leggett

Ford has launched a revamped version of its Focus model in Geneva as part of a five-year product offensive promised under the 'Go Further' banner. Dave Leggett caught up with Ford of Europe's chief to hear more about the strategy to return the company's European operations to profitability by 2015.

INTERVIEW: Ford UK fleet director, Phil Hollins 3 Mar 2014

Dave Leggett

Ford's UK fleet director Phil Hollins is responsible for UK market leader Ford's fleet sales. Dave Leggett recently caught up with him at a launch event for the new Transit Connect.

Latest News

Ford opens northeast Brazil’s first engine plant 24 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

After spending BRL400m/US$180m, Ford has just opened the first engine plant in Brazil's northeast region with capacity for 210,000 engines a year and 300 new jobs.

Peugeot expects UK boost from new petrol turbos 24 Apr 2014


Peugeot is expecting a big sales boost in the UK from two new small turbocharged petrol engines which, the company claimed, will also start to reduce its traditional reliance on diesels.

Golf off Ford CEO Mulally's next-move list 23 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

Speculation is continuing to swirl around what Ford CEO Alan Mulally will do next but it apparently won't be retirement golf in Florida.

Improved profits fettle Ford's Fitch rating 23 Apr 2014

Graeme Roberts

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Ford Motor Company and its Ford Motor Credit captive finance subsidiary at 'BBB-' and revised its rating outlook for both to 'positive' from 'stable'.

Ford Mulally successor announcement expected 22 Apr 2014

Chris Wright

Ford will soon name Mark Fields its next chief executive officer and reveal when current CEO Alan Mulally will retire from the company, according to a media report.

Latest blogs

Ford's timely snow plough prep option 6 Feb 2014

Graeme Roberts

If you live there you are probably up to your armpits in the white stuff, frozen solid, with the power off and the heating oil bill up 50%. If not, you might have heard that the midwest and northeast US, and even points far further south than they should be, have had wave after wave of snow and ice storms.

Aloominum F-150 - the debate goes on 22 Jan 2014

Graeme Roberts

There's been plenty of debate over Ford's decision to use lots of aluminium to lighten its 2015 F-150 pickup truck - hey, if it works for Audi, Jaguar and co, why not?

Company research

Ford Motor Company - Strategy and SWOT Report

Ford Motor Company - Strategy and SWOT Report

Ford Motor Company - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offer...

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Ford Motor Company - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investment Report

Ford Motor Company - Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnersh

MarketLine's Company Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Partnerships & Alliances and Investments reports offer a comprehensive breakdown of the organic and inorganic growth activity undertaken by an organi...

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Ford Car Dealers (UK) - Industry Report

Ford Car Dealers (UK) - Industry Report

Plimsoll Publishing’s FORD CAR DEALERS (UK) Analysis provides a detailed overview of the FORD CAR DEALERS (UK) market and delivers a comprehensive individual analysis on the top 70 companies, includin...

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