Stories tagged: Ford
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 10:19 p.m.
“We feel connected to the 15-year-old girl still living inside of you, and are outraged by the 17-year-old boy still living inside of him,” wrote three Idaho girls in an …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 23, 2018, 9:38 p.m.
The Senate Judiciary Committee scheduled a hearing Thursday for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford, a woman who says he sexually assaulted her as a teenager, as …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 4:40 p.m.
President Donald Trump said Wednesday the White House and Republican supporters of Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination would have to “make a decision” on going forward if the woman accusing …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Prosecutors are preparing criminal charges after sheriff’s deputies, animal control officers and volunteers rescued 255 dogs from two illegal breeding sites in southern Stevens County.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 3:49 p.m.
Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is recalling about 2 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America because the seat belts can spark and cause fires.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Ford is canceling plans to import a new crossover model from a plant in China after President Donald Trump’s tariffs undermined the business case for bringing the vehicle to the …
Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 1:13 p.m.
Ford will celebrate its iconic muscle car next year when it races the Mustang in NASCAR’s top Cup Series. The Mustang has raced in the second-tier Xfinity Series since 2011. …
Sun., July 15, 2018, 10:10 a.m.
Witnesses of a deadly fist fight at the Ford Idaho Center last month have been reluctant to share what they saw with Nampa Police. Some witnesses told the Idaho Press …
Thu., July 5, 2018, 3:07 p.m.
Chevrolet has been mostly noncompetitive since Austin Dillon won the season-opening Daytona 500 in February. The American automaker hasn’t been to victory lane since and hadn’t really gotten close until …
UPDATED: Mon., June 25, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
For consumers, however, the auto industry’s wholesale shift to SUVs represents a massive buying opportunity, at least for those who don’t mind driving a car that looks like, well, a …
Wed., June 20, 2018, 4 p.m.
A survey of new-vehicle buyers finds that car and truck quality hit a record high this year as automakers started to clear up bugs with infotainment systems.
Tue., June 12, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
The Ford Explorer and Jeep Grand Cherokee fared worst among midsize SUVs in the latest crash test results from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.
Mon., June 11, 2018, 12:20 p.m.
A 24-year-old man died following a fight at the Ford Idaho Center early Saturday morning, according to Nampa Police.
Mon., June 11, 2018, noon
Detroit’s long-vacant Michigan Central Station, a towering ruin that came to symbolize the city’s dramatic fall, has been sold to Ford Motor Co.
Tue., May 8, 2018, 11:27 a.m.
The White House on Thursday plans to convene executives from Amazon, Facebook, Google, Intel and 34 other major U.S. companies as it seeks to supercharge the deployment of powerful robots, …
UPDATED: Wed., April 25, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Ford Motor Co. said Wednesday it will shed most of its North American car lineup as part of broad plan to save money and make the company more competitive in …
Tue., April 17, 2018, 9:08 a.m.
Ford is bringing its Mustang to NASCAR’s top series for the first time. The American automaker says the Mustang will replace the Fusion in the Monster Energy Cup Series beginning …
Fri., April 6, 2018, 8:21 a.m.
Ford is recalling about 350,000 trucks and SUVs in the U.S., Canada and Mexico because they might be in a different gear than the one shown on the shift indicator.
Wed., March 14, 2018, 9:48 a.m.
Under pressure from U.S. regulators, Ford is recalling nearly 1.4 million midsize cars in North America because the steering wheels can detach from the steering column and drivers could lose …
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 9:19 a.m.
Ford Motor Co. is making Miami-Dade County its new test bed for self-driving vehicles.
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
North America President Raj Nair is leaving the company effective immediately, Ford said in a statement. Ford officials would not specify what behavior led to Nair’s departure.
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
In 2017, it was Toyota’s turn for a remodel. This season, it’s the new Chevrolet Camaro. It appears 2019 will be Ford’s turn to update its product.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Ford and Mazda are adding more than 35,000 pickup trucks in North America to a list of vehicles that should not be driven because they have Takata air bag inflators …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 6:50 p.m.
Ford is telling owners of about 2,900 Ranger small pickup trucks not to drive them after finding out that an exploding Takata air bag inflator killed a driver in West …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
Another lawsuit over diesel emissions was filed Wednesday in federal court in Detroit. This case, filed by a group of Ford F-250 and F-350 Super Duty owners, alleges Ford cheated …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Ford said that shifting production of an electric SUV from the U.S. to Mexico will allow the company to make more self-driving vehicles in Michigan.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 5, 2017, 8:07 p.m.
Ford Motor Co. is promising to roll out more than 50 new vehicles in China over the next eight years including 15 powered by electricity as it restructures its business …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
The U.S. government has denied requests from Ford and Mazda for more time to test potentially dangerous Takata air bag inflators as the companies try to avoid massive recalls.
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
Ford is recalling over 73,000 full-sized vans in North America to fix a wiring problem that could cause fires and other electrical issues.
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 3:25 p.m.
Ford is working to integrate its autonomous cars with Lyft’s ride-hailing software so someday Ford can carry Lyft passengers.