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  Ford Motor Company: Cars, Trucks, SUVs, Hybrids, Parts - Ford
Five exclusive new features make Ford stand out from competitors.
Ford Makes HD Digital Radio Available On Most Products
Automotive journalists drive and review the new Ford Focus.
www.ford.com   (105 words)

  
  Comments: Ford Motor Company
Ford's processes are the most comprehensive in the industry and, as previously mentioned, Ford has taken steps not required by law to try to ensure that customers receive appropriate disclosure at the time of sale.
Ford's proposed methods of ensuring that all relevant information is available to prospective purchasers would be especially effective because disclosure would not be dependent upon information passing through several levels of the distribution chain of repurchased vehicles.
Ford does not transport vehicles to another state for resale to avoid disclosing the fact the vehicle is a buyback.
www.ftc.gov /bcp/lemon/ford.htm   (3591 words)

  
 The Ford Motor Company and the Third Reich
Ford was treated by the Nazi government as "the producer of last resort" when it came to the allocation of government contracts.
Ford's very existence in Nazi Germany was constantly threatened by low sales to a nationalistic general public and by the fear that the government would confiscate its facilities.
The Ford Motor Company responded to the lawsuit and the attendant public scrutiny by appointing an investigative team made up of historians and professional archivists whose mandate, company officials promised, was to provide an uncompromising assessment and report about Fordwerke's wartime activities.
www.jewishvirtuallibrary.org /jsource/Holocaust/ford.html   (2024 words)

  
  The Ford Motor Company and the Third Reich   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ford was treated by the Nazi government as "the producer of last resort" when it came to the allocation of government contracts.
Ford's very existence in Nazi Germany was constantly threatened by low sales to a nationalistic general public and by the fear that the government would confiscate its facilities.
The Ford Motor Company responded to the lawsuit and the attendant public scrutiny by appointing an investigative team made up of historians and professional archivists whose mandate, company officials promised, was to provide an uncompromising assessment and report about Fordwerke's wartime activities.
www.adl.org /Braun/dim_13_2_ford.asp   (2129 words)

  
  Ford Motor Company - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ford came to India in 1998 with its Ford Escort model, which was later replaced by locally produced Ford Ikon in 2001.
Ford of Brazil produces a pick-up truck version of the Fiesta, the Courier, which is also produced in South Africa as the Ford Bantam in right hand drive versions.
Ford was third to the automotive market with a hybrid electric vehicle: the Ford Escape Hybrid, which also represented the first hybrid electric SUV to market.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ford_Motor_Company   (7157 words)

  
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Increasingly, Ford Motor Corporation has looked to Ford of Europe for its 'world cars', such as the Mondeo, Focus, and Fiesta, although sales of European-sourced Fords in the US have been disappointing, and in Asia, models from Europe are not as competitively priced as Japanese-built rivals, nor are they perceived as reliable.
Ford in South Africa traditionally sourced its models from the UK and Australia, with local versions of the Ford Cortina including the XR6, with a 3.0 V6 engine, and a Cortina 'bakkie' or pick-up, which was exported to the UK.
Ford's market presence in the Middle East has traditionally been even smaller, partly due to the Arab boycott of companies dealing with Israel, although US Fords are now sold in Saudi Arabia.
wikiwhat.com /encyclopedia/f/fo/ford_motor_company.html   (1744 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company
The Ford Motor Company was established in 1903.
Bill Ford, the company's chairman and CEO, outlined the decision to cut production in a note to employees, explaining the decision is part of broader efforts to accelerate the company's North American turnaround and saying full details of additional actions will be announced in September.
Ford was the best-selling brand of cars and trucks in the U.S. for the 16th year in a row.
www.autointell.com /nao_companies/ford/ford-motor-company/ford.htm   (699 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company Philippines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ford Motor Company Philippines (FMCP) is a local Ford Motor Company subsidiary focused on manufacturing automobiles for local and regional consumption.
Production began in September 1999 with the Ford Lynx, and the company began building the Mazda-based local Ford Ranger in March, 2000.
It also builds the Ford Escape, Ford Laser, Ford Focus, Mazda3, and Mazda Tribute for the local market, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia and Vietnam.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ford_Motor_Company_Philippines   (142 words)

  
 cars - Ford Motor Company
Increasingly, Ford Motor Company has looked to Ford of Europe for its 'world cars', such as the Mondeo, Focus, and Fiesta, although sales of European-sourced Fords in the US have been disappointing, and in Asia, models from Europe are not as competitively priced as Japanese-built rivals, nor are they perceived as reliable.
Ford personally) stunned the industry and pleased environmentalists with an announcement of a planned 25 percent improvement in the average mileage of its light truck fleet - including its popular Sport Utility Vehicles - to be completed by the 2005 calendar year.
Ford was also one of the first top industry executives to make regular use of an electric vehicle, a Ford Ranger EV, while the company contracted with the U. Postal Service for delivery of a large number of electric postal vans based on the Ranger EV platform.
www.carluvers.com /cars/Ford_Motor_Company   (2864 words)

  
 SAS | Customer Success: Ford Motor Company
At Ford, the drive to meet customer needs began nearly 100 years ago with one man's dream to put America on wheels.
Previously, Ford relied on a complex and arduous data transformation process that was cumbersome and time consuming.
Ford's scoring process, powered by SAS' Enterprise Miner, analyzes customers at the household level and automatically applies predictive models to each household in the database, then sends that information back to the Teradata warehouse.
www.sas.com /success/ford.html   (989 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Ford Motor Company was established in 1903.
Bill Ford, the company's chairman and CEO, outlined the decision to cut production in a note to employees, explaining the decision is part of broader efforts to accelerate the company's North American turnaround and saying full details of additional actions will be announced in September.
Ford was the best-selling brand of cars and trucks in the U.S. for the 16th year in a row.
www.autointell.net /nao_companies/ford/ford-motor-company/ford.htm   (699 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ford Motor Company is the world's second largest vehicle maker and the world's largest producer of trucks.
Also, Ford is one of the largest financial services providers in the United States (Ford Motor Credit), owns Hertz rental car company, and has 33 percent ownership of Mazda Car Company.
Since the Ford 2000 initiative was introduced in 1995, groups such as the Ford Systems Integration Center (FSIC) are continually rethinking existing methods and looking for new and innovative ways to improve their communications and systems processes.
www.microsoft.com /Windows/NetMeeting/InAction/ford.ASP   (1270 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company
Ford believes the interests of vehicle owners and collision repairers are best protected by the use of genuine Ford replacement crash parts to repair collision damage.
Ford Motor Company is confident about the performance of air bag systems it designs and installs in its vehicles.
Ford Motor Company recommends that all safety belt assemblies used in vehicles involved in a collision be replaced.
www.theccre.com /OEM_Position_Stmts/Ford_Motor_Company/ford_motor_company.htm   (815 words)

  
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Ford Motor Co. is on a "dead run'' to produce affordable, energy-efficient, alternative-fuel passenger vehicles, the automaker's technology chief said yesterday.
Ford Motor Company is the worlds second-largest automaker with approximately 335,000 employees in 200 markets.
Ford Motor Company engineers have results from a feasibility study that concludes that a 40 percent weight reduction is achievable for an aluminum truck frame at an equal performance level compared to a steel frame.
www.lycos.com /info/ford-motor-company.html   (542 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company St. James Encyclopedia of Pop Culture - Find Articles
Though Henry would not wrest sole control of Ford Motor Company--the automobile manufacturer he founded with twelve investors in 1903--until the 1920s, the wild success of the car maker was attributed entirely to his individual genius.
The rapid growth of Ford Motor Company during the first twenty years of this century was due to the astounding sales record of the Model T, or "Tin Lizzie" as it came to be known.
Because Ford's ingenious labor-saving techniques were not yet available--the assembly line,; for instance, would later quadruple productive capacities and reduce labor expenses--Ford kept costs for the Model T low by producing only one type of car (other companies tried to build several different models simultaneously) but assembling it with interchangeable body styles.
findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_g1epc/is_tov/ai_2419100459   (983 words)

  
 The Henry Ford
Ford Motor Company is honored to claim five of the eight top selling vehicles in the United States.
Ford Motor Company is the first auto maker to have dual airbags as standard equipment in most of its cars.
Ford is the first and only Auto Company to certify all of its plants (140 plants in 26 different countries) under the provisions of ISO 14001—the world environmental standard.
www.hfmgv.org /exhibits/fmc/chrono.asp   (1724 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company Encyclopedia Article @ BareHands.com (Bare Hands)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Ford Motor Company Fund announced a partnership with the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce and Hamilton County Schools today.
Based in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Metro Detroit, the automaker was founded by an American legend, Henry Ford and incorporated in 1903.
Ford is also one of the world's ten largest corporations by revenue.
www.barehands.com /encyclopedia/Ford_Motor_Company   (7142 words)

  
 CorpWatch : Ford Motor Company
Ford also fails to explain the vast environmental devastation of bauxite mines which support the aluminum industry.
Motor vehicle transport is responsible for about one-fifth of all greenhouse gas emissions into the atmosphere.
Ford claims that the Synthesis 2010 is a part of the company's effort to build "ENVIRONMENTALLY RESPONSIBLE cars..." But, with the world's growing demand for automobiles (the Worldwatch Institute predicts that within 25 years there may be a billion cars on the road) it is difficult to imagine any automobiles as "environmentally responsible."
www.corpwatch.org /article.php?id=4369   (885 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company Assembly Plant--Atlanta: A National Register of Historic Places Travel Itinerary
The Ford Motor Company Assembly Plant is an outstanding example of early 20th-century commercial and industrial architecture in Atlanta.
As a result of Ford's pioneering decision to decentralize its production facilities, it is also significant for serving as the headquarters of the company's southeastern operations from 1915 until 1942.
In 1907, four years after the Ford Motor Company was founded, the automobile maker opened its first small sales office in Atlanta in a converted harness shop.
www.cr.nps.gov /nr/travel/atlanta/for.htm   (551 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company - Stop Digging Your Grave   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ford Motor Company does not just want to go after companies that sell Mustang parts and use their Mustang trademarked name in their Company name, they want to go after us.
One company was given less than two weeks to comply, and another has discontinued its advertising, a potentially devastating move for a mail-order company, until the situation is resolved.
Their company is in the worst financial shape in years so they decide to start ****ing off even more of their customers, the very people that create what the Ford Mustang is, by suing the Enthusiast sites and the companies that sell to the Enthusiasts.
www.mustangevolution.com /forum/ford-motor-company-stop-digging-your-21532.html   (2206 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company - Middle East - Latest News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ford Motor Company, a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures and distributes automobiles in 200 markets across six continents.
Ford car brands won four out of the six awards for the best concept vehicles of 2006 at the recent Ward’s Auto Interiors Show in Detroit.
The resignation of a key outside director has prompted speculation that the Ford Motor Co.'s ruling family might be thinking of loosening up its tight control over the automaker.
www.strategiy.com /company_news_profile.asp?id=20050326101157   (293 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Ford Motor Company is dedicated to providing ingenious environmental solutions that will position them as a leader in the automotive industry during the 21st century.
The Ford Escape is designed to be the cleanest, most fuel-efficient sport utility on the planet when it goes on sale in 2003.
Ford Motor Company, is the first automaker to announce production plans for a hybrid-electric powered sport utility vehicle.
filebox.vt.edu /users/jehunte3/PIP/Ford/ford.htm   (354 words)

  
 Ford Motor Company : Brand History - Ford
Ford becomes first automaker to have its plants certified worldwide under the environmental standard ISO 14001.
Ford announces that they are requiring ISO 14001 certification from all of its suppliers with manufacturing facilities.
Ford of Europe introduces the World Rally Championship inspired Focus RS as well as the new Ford Streetka and Sportka.
www.fordmotorcompany.co.za /corporate/history/ford.asp   (588 words)

  
 Company Profile - Automotive Business Review
The full profile of Ford Motor Company also contains details of the company's key executives and provides summary analysis of its major revenue lines and strategy.
The company recorded revenues of $170,839 million during the fiscal year ended December 2004, an increase of 4.4% over 2003.
The operating profit of the company during fiscal 2004 was $4853 million, an increase of 262.4% over fiscal 2003.
www.automotive-business-review.com /companyprofile.asp?guid=4E3AD1B7-04B2-4E87-BB09-7DC916B9230F   (133 words)

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