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Historically Ford was one of the most powerful companies in Canada, and in the 1970s, Ford was Canada's largest company. Ford of Canada celebrated its Centennial in 2004, shortly after Ford in the United States did the same in 2003.

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Ford celebrates 10 millionth Mustang

10 millionth car is a Wimbledon White GT V-8 convertible, like the original

Celebrations included 60 Mustang owners spelling out the milestone, under a flyover by a trio of P-51 Mustang WWII fighters (the pony car’s inspiration). Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Aug 10, 2018, 6:30 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 18 reasons you might want to take a Bullitt

Ford adds limited Mustang edition to celebrate Bullitt's 50th anniversary Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews Aug 5, 2018, 7:55 PM

Over 340,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in July

Ram pickups accounted for bulk of the total to address tailgate unlatching Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Aug 4, 2018, 10:30 PM

Ford advances blind-spot monitor in new Ranger

Taillight sensors monitor driver's blind-spot to the back of the trailer Read More

Auto Technology New Cars Jul 31, 2018, 10:30 PM

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Ford builds a more powerful and luxurious F-150

New high-output engine makes it most powerful F-150 ever and in its class Read More

New Cars Auto Industry Jul 27, 2018, 2:30 AM

18 reasons to admire Canadian auto production

Taking stock of Canada’s auto plants in the face of looming auto tariffs

Where your car is made can engender national pride – and some anxiety, thanks to the growing drumbeat of tariff threats coming from south of the border. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Industry People Jul 26, 2018, 2:30 AM

20 odd trucks to celebrate Ugly Truck Day

July 20 is annually celebrated to recognize ugly trucks, vans and SUVs

Although its origins are debated, Ugly Truck Day is widely celebrated every July 20 to give recognition to the ugliest trucks to ever grace public roads. Read More

Classic Cars Auto Awards Car Nuts Jul 20, 2018, 2:30 AM

Ford recalls half a million vehicles for shifter, wheel problems

Ford Fusion and Escape, stripped chassis trucks recalled in two actions

Ford Fusion and Escape may have degraded shifter cable bushings; F-53 stripped-chassis trucks may have improperly heat-treated front wheel studs. Read More

Car Safety Car Care Jul 19, 2018, 2:30 AM

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VIDEO: Ford goes deep underground with Fiesta ST

Part of Ford’s performance-driven series Europe’s Greatest Driving Roads

Ford took the Fiesta ST performance hatchback to a top-secret location at one of Europe’s largest salt mines to film a new commercial called Undertrack. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Jul 11, 2018, 2:30 AM

Commemorative Ford Mustang GT to debut at Goodwood

Eagle Squadron Mustang GT co-created by drifting champ Vaughn Gittin, Jr.

Eagle Squadron Ford Mustang GT pays tribute to American fighter pilots who served in the Royal Air Force, based near Goodwood, during World War II. Read More

Future Cars Car Nuts Jun 30, 2018, 2:30 PM

2018 EcoRun surpasses all expectations

AJAC EcoRun continues to be showcase for fuel-efficient vehicles, driving

The 19 journalist drivers were required to maintain the posted speed-limits but were encouraged to be as efficient as possible with the “go pedal.” Read More


10 good and 10 not so good brands in Initial Quality

J.D. Power polled 75,000 new buyers during their vehicle’s first 90 days

New vehicle quality has improved for the fourth consecutive year, and it’s at its best level ever according to the 2018 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study. Read More

Auto Industry Auto Awards Jun 20, 2018, 8:00 AM

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Ford recalls 9,100 vehicles for various issues

1,636 of recalled vehicles from model years 2017 and 2018 are in Canada

F-Series trucks, Edge and Expedition, Lincoln Navigator and MKZ afflicted by issues with fuel pumps, braking systems and transmission torque converters. Read More

Car Safety Auto Industry Jun 15, 2018, 2:30 AM

Ford on track for improved Shelby GT350

New car sticks to Carroll Shelby's original formula for racetrack success

Ford Performance derived inspiration from road racing programs around the world to improve 2019 Mustang Shelby GT350 looks, performance and drivability. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Jun 13, 2018, 1:45 AM

Ford explores autonomous delivery vans

Ford partners with Postmates on-demand delivery for driverless deliveries

Pilot project in Miami and Miami Beach explores how merchants and customers would interact with driverless Ford Transit Connect delivery van due in 2021. Read More

Autonomous Driving Commercial Vehicles Jun 12, 2018, 2:30 AM

Toyota products again judged tops in value

Vincentric hands out 2018 Best Value in Canada awards to top brands, models

Toyota scored highest with 12 model category wins and 2 brand awards; BMW judged tops in luxury and 5 models; Honda, Ford had brand and 4 model-wins each. Read More

Auto Awards Auto Industry Car Buying May 31, 2018, 9:25 AM

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Ford enhances new Raptor for smarter off-roading

Changes include adaptive suspension, off-road cruise control, new seats

Raptor philosophy is that a high-performance off-roader requires much more than superior power; it needs superior suspension prowess to handle the power. Read More

New Cars Off Roading Car Nuts May 27, 2018, 2:30 AM

Ford recalls EcoSport, F-Series for brake issues

EcoSport has incorrect bits; medium-duty trucks have brake cable issues

EcoSports have incorrect brake fluid reservoir caps and European owner’s manuals; F-650 ad F-750 trucks have parking brakes cables with inadequate tension. Read More

Car Safety New Cars May 20, 2018, 2:30 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 18 things you should know about Ford's EcoSport

Built in India; massaged to meet the demands of North American buyers

To fill out its SUV/CUV lineup, Ford is joining the small SUV/CUV segment with EcoSport, a vehicle that has been selling in other markets since 2012. Read More

New Cars Automotive Reviews May 18, 2018, 2:00 PM

Nine ragtops you can get for less than $12,000

What's happened with convertibles in Canada?

In the overall market, the convertible automobile is losing ground against the tsunami of sport utilities and crossovers being snapped up by consumers. Read More

Used Cars Auto Industry May 17, 2018, 2:30 AM

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Nearly 150,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in April

April recalls totalled 35, affecting 147,607 vehicles from 25 makes

Ford pickups, Audi sedans and crossovers, Smart cars, Land Rover Discoverys and VW Tiguans among largest recalls, combining for over 118,000 vehicles. Read More

Car Safety Car Care May 4, 2018, 2:30 AM

FIRST DRIVE: 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke

You have to keep reminding yourself that it's a big diesel churning away

After driving various 2018 F-150s with and without payloads and trailers, we find minimal engine noise in the cabin, regardless of engine load. Read More

New Cars Apr 28, 2018, 8:30 AM

Ford F-150 diesel ratings a Power Stroke of genius

Ford’s new F-150 Power Stroke diesel posts top fuel efficiency ratings

Addition of all-new 3.0L Power Stroke V-6 diesel boosts number of engine choices for F-150 buyers to six. Diesel trucks due to arrive at dealers in May. Read More

Fuel Economy New Cars Apr 19, 2018, 12:05 AM

Ford shifts Focus to an all-new global model

New Focus available in 4-door bodystyles (hatchback, sedan and wagon)

A product of One Ford manufacturing strategy, all-new, roomier, global Focus features innovative technologies, and improved power and ride and handling. Read More

New Cars Car Buying Apr 11, 2018, 2:30 AM

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Ford recalls 350,000 vehicles over transmission woes

Two recalls affect F-Series, Expedition, Mustang and Lincoln Navigator

347,425 vehicles recalled over an unseated gear shift cable clip in 10- and 6-speed automatics; 161 recalled over missing roll pin in 10-speed automatics. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Apr 8, 2018, 2:30 AM

Ford hybrid delivers a greener shade of blue

Hybrid quicker to 160 km/h than Ford’s long-serving Crown Vic police car

Ford’s Police Responder Hybrid has earned thumbs-up in independent police vehicle testing by the Michigan State Police and the Los Angeles Police Dept. Read More


More than 158,000 vehicles recalled in Canada in March

Non-latching seats and loose steering wheels among the issues addressed

Total of 15 automotive recalls were issued in Canada over the month, involving 24 models from 16 marques, and affecting 158,301 vehicles in total. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Apr 5, 2018, 2:30 AM

Ford encourages Mustang buyers to go for the green

New colour arrives just in time for St Patrick's Day and upcoming Spring

Need for Green joins Mustang colour palette that also includes new Velocity Blue and Dark Highland Green (for 2019 Bullitt to commemorate 1968 film). Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Mar 17, 2018, 2:30 AM

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Ford recalls 1.4M cars over control, fire issues

Ford Focus and Fusion, Lincoln MKZ recalled for steering, clutch problems

2014-18 Ford Fusions and Lincoln MKZs may lose steering control, 2013-15 Ford Focus and Fusion gearbox clutches may crack, potentially leading to a fire. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Mar 15, 2018, 2:30 AM

California dreaming in 2019 Ford Mustang convertible

Appearance package for GT pays tribute to original California Special

New 2019 California Special GT convertible is marked with trademark fading side stripe, blacked out grille and signature script badge inside and out. Read More

New Cars Car Nuts Mar 13, 2018, 2:30 AM

Work trucks put on a show in Indianapolis

Truck debuts shun the lights of Geneva for the heartland of America

Among the large rigs from companies such as Navistar and Kenworth, are light truck introductions from Chevrolet, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan and Ram. Read More

Auto Shows Commercial Vehicles Mar 8, 2018, 1:00 AM

Ford recalls Taurus models on rollaway fears

Recall affects 2,100 sedans all in the US and federalized territories

Affected cars are equipped with an ignition key that can be removed without the shift lever in Park, which might allow an unbraked car to roll away. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Mar 3, 2018, 3:30 AM

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Ford, Lincoln recall crossovers over braking issues

Ford Escape, Lincoln MKC siblings may have incorrect front brake hoses

Vehicles might lose braking ability because of incorrect front brake jounce hoses that could wear prematurely due to contact with surrounding components. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Feb 17, 2018, 10:30 PM

Ford SUV lineup grows at both ends

Ford welcomes new-to-continent sub-compact EcoSport, new huge Expedition

2018 EcoSport lineup includes front-wheel drive model 123-hp 1.0-litre turbocharged 3-cylinder, and 166-hp 2.0-litre 4-cylinder 4-wheel drive model. Read More

New Cars Fuel Economy Feb 10, 2018, 10:30 PM

Detroit sports cars draw $5.2M for charities

Ford GT and Mustang Bullitt, Corvette Carbon 65 and ZR1 draw top bids

2017 Ford GT drew $2.5 million, Corvette Carbon 65 Edition coupe netted $1.4 million, Corvette ZR1 got $925,000, and first 2019 Mustang Bullitt $300,000. Read More

Car Nuts Auto Industry Jan 24, 2018, 3:30 AM

Ford Ranger airbag ruptures claim two lives; force recall

Affected 2006 pickups fitted with Takata airbags built on the same day

Ford requests that owners stop driving their vehicles and make arrangements to immediately have dealers pick up the trucks to replace airbag modules. Read More

Car Safety Used Cars Jan 14, 2018, 6:50 PM

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FIRST LOOK: Ford resurrects the Ranger

Ford’s once-popular Ranger small pickup makes a comeback as a mid-size model

The all-new 2019 Ranger will begin to roll off the assembly line late this year at Ford’s Michigan Plant. Read More

New Cars Jan 13, 2018, 2:40 PM

More than 235,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Hyundai Elantra tops numbers game with nearly 105,000 cars recalled

Most year-end recalls affected motorhomes and bikes, but 237,105 passenger vehicles were named in 23 recalls concerning 29 models from nine brands. Read More

Car Safety Jan 1, 2018, 9:10 PM

4 electrified powertrains make Wards Top-10 Engines

EV, fuel-cell and two hybrids make the cut; no Germans represented

WardsAuto's Top-10 recognizes new or significantly altered powertrains in vehicles with MSRPs lower than $63,000 US, as well as winners from last year. Read More

Auto Awards Auto Technology Dec 14, 2017, 11:30 AM

More than 125,000 vehicles recalled in Canada

Honda Odyssey, Nissan Micra account for 86% of total vehicles recalled

Nearly 70,000 Odysseys recalled to fix issue with outboard second row seats, while over 39,000 Micras must counter inadvertent side airbag deployment. Read More

Car Safety Dec 4, 2017, 9:30 PM

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