They used to say, if you want something done, give it to a busy person. Now? Give it to Facebook! That’s just what Ford did, handing over the important duty of naming the 2012 Ford Mustang V6 Performance Package to nearly 1.4 million Mustang fans, because undoubtedly they would have an opinion or two. And that they did – more than 3,000 submissions were made to the Mustang Facebook page and almost 6,700 users installed the “You Name It” app. Read the rest of this entry »
You may remember from January that the Ford news at the 2011 North American International Auto Show was predominately about forthcoming electric-drive vehicles. But Ford didn’t just make news at the show, they provided an electric-vehicle experience too. More than 10,000 visitors during the auto show were able to for a ride in the Focus Electric. Read the rest of this entry »
The 2011 Ford Fiesta, the only car in its segment to earn a Top Safety Pick from the U.S. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety under its new test standards. The Fiesta is also first car in its segment to earn top crash test ratings in each of the world’s largest auto markets that perform safety testing.