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Ford Recalls 2011 Explorer for Seat Issues
Ford Recalls 2011 Explorer for Seat Issues

7 Feb 2011, 15:11 UTC / Ford’s brand new 2011 Explorer is basically fresh off the assembly line. The Detroit company is pinning its hopes on the new SUV model that has been redesigned from bottom to top, inside and o...

 
Ford to Increase Production by 13% in the US
Ford to Increase Production by 13% in the US

7 Feb 2011, 08:52 UTC / With all of the Detroit big three automakers reporting double digit gains in sales last month, it looks like the days of bankruptcy and government intervention might be behind us. Adding to the slew...

 
Ford Explorer, North American Truck of the Year
Ford Explorer, North American Truck of the Year

10 Jan 2011, 13:56 UTC / And Ford wouldn't have had it any other way... What better way to start a year for the car maker which impressed in 2009 with the way in which it navigated through rough waters and managed to c...

 
Ford MyKey Updated
Ford MyKey Updated

29 Dec 2010, 07:35 UTC / Ford has just announced that its MyKey system, that allows parents to set up several limitations on a car, received a feature upgrade that will debut next year as standard equipment of Taurus and Ex...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick
2011 Ford Explorer Earns IIHS Top Safety Pick

22 Dec 2010, 08:00 UTC / After praising the Explorer for its safety features and explaining that this particular chapter is mostly aimed at families, Ford is once again bringing the SUV in the spotlights after the IIHS cras...

 
2011 Ford Explorer's Safety Appealing to Families
2011 Ford Explorer's Safety Appealing to Families

21 Dec 2010, 11:07 UTC / American car manufacturer Ford hopes the recently-revealed 2011 Explorer will become much more appealing to families, mostly because of the safety features it comes with. Besides airbags all-around,...

 
Inflatable Seat Belts to Be Sold by Takata
Inflatable Seat Belts to Be Sold by Takata

6 Dec 2010, 14:22 UTC / The natural evolution of the dull seat belt, the inflatable seat belt, will be expanding its reach and will no longer be a Ford key attribute. Takata Corporation, one of the biggest automotive suppl...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Ready for Shipping
2011 Ford Explorer Ready for Shipping

2 Dec 2010, 07:16 UTC / Probably the most interesting Explorer models to be released by Ford, the 2011 interpretation has begun rolling off the assembly lines of the Chicago Assembly Plant this week. According to Ford, som...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Gets 15,000 Orders
2011 Ford Explorer Gets 15,000 Orders

29 Nov 2010, 07:01 UTC / The most exciting Ford Explorer in years, this latest interpretation is already proving to be a hit for the carmaker. According to DetNews, citing Ford's manager of utility vehicles Jason Mase,...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Redefines Adaptability
2011 Ford Explorer Redefines Adaptability

13 Nov 2010, 14:36 UTC / Ford's redesigned Explorer, which arrives later this year, is said to deliver more adaptability than ever before, with innovative four way adjustable head restraints, responsive driver assists ...

 
Ford Takes 2011 Explorer Testing in Dubai
Ford Takes 2011 Explorer Testing in Dubai

9 Sep 2010, 07:28 UTC / One thing that Ford cannot replicate in its Dearborn facilities is the atmospheric conditions from Dubuque to Dubai. Therefore, for being able to validate vehicle capabilities for Dubai customers, t...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Takes the Green Path
2011 Ford Explorer Takes the Green Path

5 Aug 2010, 15:05 UTC / American manufacturer Ford revealed today another important characteristic of the newly launched 2011 Explorer SUV, scheduled to go on sale later this year. According to Ford, the SUV comes with an ...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Priced at $28,995
2011 Ford Explorer Priced at $28,995

26 Jul 2010, 16:10 UTC / Big day in the US today, as American manufacturer Ford is slowly pulling the wraps off the new, reinvented, Explorer SUV. As the media buzzes with excitement and all try to have their say about perh...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Full Details Released
2011 Ford Explorer Full Details Released

26 Jul 2010, 05:07 UTC / Following a few weeks of teasing the hell out of its future customers, American manufacturer Ford will pull the wraps off their newest star SUV today, in a series of events to be hosted across the U...

 
Facebook Fans Treated with New 2011 Ford Explorer Teaser Image
Facebook Fans Treated with New 2011 Ford Explorer Teaser Image

23 Jul 2010, 08:37 UTC / Not only the much anticipated model managed to reach and pass 30,000 Facebook fans, but it is also celebrated with a new teaser image that shows the grille of the so called “SUV of the 21st ce...

 
2011 Ford Explorer to Boost US Economy
2011 Ford Explorer to Boost US Economy

22 Jul 2010, 13:49 UTC / The much anticipated 2011 Explorer SUV, scheduled for unveiling on Monday, is expected to have a huge impact on US economy by adding about 1,800 jobs, the American automaker announced today. There w...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Interior, Video Teasers
2011 Ford Explorer Interior, Video Teasers

21 Jul 2010, 05:40 UTC / If we are to judge by the way in which American manufacturer Ford chose to preview the new Explorer SUV (and by that we mean the great amount of teasers), that means we are in for quite a treat on J...

 
2011 Ford Explorer EcoBoost to Average 25+ MPG Highway
2011 Ford Explorer EcoBoost to Average 25+ MPG Highway

19 Jul 2010, 10:44 UTC / Talk about a big American SUV with the appetite the size of a walnut... The Americans from Ford announced today, in a cryptic way, the fuel consumption figures (estimated) for the 2011 Explorer mode...

 
2011 Ford Explorer Teasers, No Car in Sight
2011 Ford Explorer Teasers, No Car in Sight

13 Jul 2010, 19:56 UTC / After back in the beginning of June American manufacturer Ford decided to release a bunch of teasers showing anything but the 2011 Ford Explorer, the carmaker is at it again, releasing yet another b...

 
How Ford's Curve Control Works
How Ford's Curve Control Works

30 Jun 2010, 13:58 UTC / As computer-enhanced safety system become more and more of an integrant part of today's automobiles, one thing becomes obvious: manufacturers no longer trust the humans behind the wheel. It...