Auto chip shortage affects its production; factory closures rise

Auto chip shortage affects its production; factory closures rise

By Christy Gren - Sep 15, 2021

Automakers like Peugot, Ford, and Toyota are on the run to regain high-margins from the auto chip making since the pandemic and weather disasters have taken over.

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Ford hires Apple Car project leader Dough Field

Ford hires Apple Car project leader Dough Field

By Christy Gren - Sep 09, 2021

Ford announced Doug Field as its new chief advanced technology and embedded systems officer with an immediate effect.

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Ford reaffirms commitment to EV with a $30 billion spend by 2025

Ford reaffirms commitment to EV with a $30 billion spend by 2025

By Anna Domanska - May 28, 2021

Ford Motor Company topped up its commitment to an electric vehicles future from $22 billion to $30 billion by 2025. The added money will be spent on EV and battery development stra

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Legacy automakers push EV investments to regain leadership from Tesla

Legacy automakers push EV investments to regain leadership from Tesla

By Anna Domanska - Feb 05, 2021

“We’re all in. The only question is, will the customer be there with us?” asks Ford Motor Executive Chairman Bill Ford Jr.

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Automakers feel the supply chain crunch as chip shortage worsens

Automakers feel the supply chain crunch as chip shortage worsens

By Anna Domanska - Feb 04, 2021

A sales rebound has left global auto industry leaders facing a shortage of chips with many idling plans to trim production until inventories are in order.

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Ford’s New Software Will Disinfect Police Vehicles

Ford’s New Software Will Disinfect Police Vehicles

By Anna Domanska - May 28, 2020

In New York City, around 7,000 police officers – 20 percent of the force – called out sick in April, with nearly 2,000 testing positive for the coronavirus and thousands more f

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Anti-Viral Cars, Pandemic Resistant Technology Is the Future for Automobiles

Anti-Viral Cars, Pandemic Resistant Technology Is the Future for Automobiles

By Anna Domanska - Apr 20, 2020

The outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), which originated in Wuhan, China, had had a significant impact on the economy of the world, so much so that experts are predicting

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Ford Begins Production of Respirators, Ventilators and Face Shields for Health Workers

Ford Begins Production of Respirators, Ventilators and Face Shields for Health Workers

By Anna Domanska - Apr 15, 2020

Ford has started production on a new powered air-purifying respirator (PAPR) designed and developed in collaboration with 3M. The equipment will be manufactured in the factories of

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Ford passes Tesla in market cap after over a year

Ford passes Tesla in market cap after over a year

By Anna Domanska - Apr 29, 2019

Ford’ market value has surpassed that of Tesla by about $900 million. The 116-year-old automaker on Friday afternoon soared beyond Elon Musk’s electric car maker’s market cap

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