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  • Ford Mustang turns 50; company announces a limited edition to honour the pony car 16-04-2014 02:00 PM

    New York: Ford is building a limited-edition Mustang GT to honour the pony car's 50th anniversary. The company will only build 1,964 special cars, honouring the year the Mustang first went on sale. The 50 Year Limited Edition will come in one of the two colors of Ford's logo -...
  • Sixteen posters from 'The Expendables 3' released 04-04-2014 01:14 PM

    Los Angeles: 'The Expendables 3' has unveiled a total of sixteen character posters to hype up its upcoming release on August 15. Led by Sylvester Stallone, the mercenary members, a mix of old and new faces, are all armed with their choice of weapons and ready for duty in their...
  • Ford backs Pietersen anger to spur on Surrey 25-03-2014 10:13 AM

    Kevin Pietersen's controversial England exit could yet prove a boon for Surrey, according to the county's new coach, who has known the star batsman since he was a schoolboy in South Africa. The 33-year-old may be England's leading all-time run-scorer across all international format but that didn't stop officials announcing...
  • Ford Motor leader William Clay Ford dies at 88 10-03-2014 05:34 PM

    Detroit: William Clay Ford Sr., who helped steer Ford Motor Co. for more than five decades and owned the National Football League's Detroit Lions, has died at the age of 88. The company said in a statement Sunday that Ford died of pneumonia at his home. He was the last...
  • 2015 Ford Focus to be unveiled at Geneva Auto Show 2014 27-02-2014 03:59 PM

    Ford will unveil the new Focus at the Geneva Show to be held next month. The car is said to have an emotive exterior design, new interiors and better fuel economy figures than the outgoing model. The new Focus comes with the One Ford global design language. The front gets...
  • Adam Driver to play villain in 'Star Wars: Episode VII' 27-02-2014 03:24 PM

    Los Angeles: 'Girls' star Adam Driver is in final negotiations to star as the villain in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'. The 30-year-old actor is reportedly in talks to play Darth Vader-style villain, reported Variety. The J J Abrams continuation of creator George Lucas' classic franchise is set to start filming...
  • Ford EcoSport with sunroof soon expected to be in showrooms 09-02-2014 12:16 PM

    Ford has had a high success with the EcoSport SUV. Waiting periods for this compact crossover have reached nearly a year. So while it is time for Ford to rest on their laurels, the American car manufacturer is set to make the car even more appealing. At the Auto Expo...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Ford unveils new Fiesta, Figo Concept sedans 05-02-2014 12:37 PM

    Greater Noida: Betting big on the Indian market, US auto major Ford Motor today unveiled its all new mid-sized sedan Fiesta and compact sedan Figo Concept. "As we prepare to launch 23 models globally in 2014 - the most in more than a century - we see huge potential in...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Compact sedan segment in India heats up; Tata, Ford, Hyundai unveil new cars 05-02-2014 06:48 AM

    Auto Expo 2014: Click here for the latest updates New Delhi: The fast-growing compact sedan segment in India's automobile industry is set for heavy competition. Tata Motors introduced its compact sedan Zest, along with its Bolt hatchback, ahead of the Auto Expo to be held from February 5 to 11....
  • Ford unveils the all new Figo concept sedan in India 03-02-2014 03:36 PM

    New Delhi: Ford has unveiled the global Figo concept sedan two days before Auto Expo 2014 kicks off. It is a sub 4m sedan which is based on the Ka concept which was showcased in Brazil a few months back. The car has an aggressive face which is keeping in...
  • Watch Live: Ford unveils the global Ka concept in India 03-02-2014 12:59 PM

    New Delhi: Ford India is all set to unveil it global small car concept, the Ka today. The Ka concept was first unveiled in Brazil in November 2013. It is part of Ford's global one car strategy and previews the next-gen of compact B-segment hatchbacks. Interestingly enough Ford already sells...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Ford India to unveil its new global Ka concept today 03-02-2014 11:00 AM

    Ford India is all set to unveil it global small car concept, the Ka today. The Ka concept was first unveiled in Brazil in November 2013. It is part of Ford's global one car strategy and previews the next-gen of compact B-segment hatchbacks. Interestingly enough Ford already sells the Ka...
  • Auto Expo 2014: Ford to unveil new compact car concept on Monday 02-02-2014 04:25 PM

    New Delhi: Ford on Monday will showcase a global compact concept car, highlighting a design direction that could spearhead the company's efforts to tap growing demand for small cars in India and other emerging markets. The car will be on showcase at Auto Expo 2014, which will be held between...
  • Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai i10, Tata Nano, Ford Figo fail crash test; not safe for you 01-02-2014 12:20 PM

    Some of the most popular small cars in India have failed the crash tests conducted by Global NCAP, an independent UK-based charity that carries out consumer orientated vehicle safety initiatives. In the first-ever independent crash tests conducted on Indian vehicles, most small cars showed high risk of life threatening injuries...
  • Ford to showcase a new global concept car at Auto Expo 2014 28-01-2014 04:45 PM

    The 12th New Delhi Auto Expo will be the venue for the unveiling of Ford's global concept vehicle. Based on a global design philosophy, this concept has been created specifically keeping in mind the needs of Indian costumers and other emerging markets. This car will give us an idea about...
  • Ford Classic prices slashed by up to Rs 1 lakh 23-01-2014 10:09 AM

    Ford India has slashed prices of the Classic sedan and launched it at a starting price of Rs 4.99 lakh ex-Delhi. The new Classic saloon, which is essentially the old-gen Fiesta, will now be Rs 70,000 to Rs 1 lakh cheaper, which repositions the saloon as an entry-level three-box. The...
  • Detroit Auto Show 2014: 5 things we learned about cars, automakers, next-gen technologies 18-01-2014 12:41 PM

    Detroit: A race-worthy Corvette, a sumptuous Mercedes C-Class and other glitzy new models caught the eye at this year's North American International Auto Show, but larger trends in the auto industry were also on display. Ford's aluminum-clad F-150 shows us that automakers are figuring out how to improve fuel economy...
  • Microsoft close to naming CEO; Mulally staying at Ford, not leaving for Microsoft 08-01-2014 11:48 AM

    Detroit: Microsoft Corp is closer to naming a new chief executive, according to a source familiar with the board's thinking, but it lost a front-runner candidate on Tuesday when Ford Motor Co's chief, Alan Mulally, said he would not be going to the software giant. Mulally's comments reignited the guessing...
  • Ford to unveil solar hybrid concept car at CES 2014 04-01-2014 11:18 AM

    Las Vegas: Ford plans to unveil at this month's International CES gadget show a solar-powered concept car that offers the same performance as a plug-in hybrid but without the need for a plug. The C-MAX Solar Energi Concept car uses a gasoline engine combined with a gizmo that acts like...
  • Microsoft to name new CEO in early 2014; Ford's Alan Mulally a leading candidate 18-12-2013 09:56 AM

    Seattle: The board member leading Microsoft Corp's search for a new chief executive said on Tuesday he expects an appointment to be made early next year, the first time the board has been so specific on timing. The world's biggest software company is taking longer than most had expected to...
  • Sri Lanka Cricket may appoint Paul Farbrace as head coach 07-12-2013 01:29 PM

    Colombo: Sri Lanka Cricket is set to hold talks with Englishman Paul Farbrace with a view to appointing him as incumbent head coach Graham Ford's successor. Ford is to leave the Sri Lanka job in January to be with the English county Surrey. SLC executive committee has decided that the...
  • Disney secures rights for future 'Indiana Jones' films 07-12-2013 12:26 PM

    New Delhi: Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) has gained marketing and distribution rights for any future 'Indiana Jones' films under an agreement with Paramount Pictures, the studio that released the first four movies in the blockbuster franchise. Paramount, a unit of Viacom Inc (VIAB.O), will retain distribution rights to the original...
  • Ford plans to launch new small car in India 04-12-2013 12:36 PM

    Guwahati: Car maker Ford India said it is looking at introducing a small car model in the country as part of its strategy to roll out eight new products by 2015. The company is also looking at "opportunities" to increase the capacity of its compact sports utility vehicle EcoSport to...
  • Ford to inspect 386,000 cars for steering trouble 20-11-2013 04:13 PM

    Detroit: Ford Motor Co. will inspect 386,000 large sedans in the US to make sure they don't have a steering problem that caused a recall in August. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says Ford will check 2005 through 2011 Ford Crown Victoria, Mercury Grand Marquis and Lincoln Town Car...
  • Next-gen Ford Figo to also have a sedan variant, may also come to India 10-11-2013 11:08 AM

    For many years the Figo has been Ford India's bread and butter model, and has stayed largely unchanged over the years. But that is changing with the popularity of the EcoSport. Ford, however, is now looking at a new generation of the Figo, the tests of which have already started...
  • It's bizarre! Harrison Ford pierces Jimmy Fallon's ear on a TV show 03-11-2013 11:06 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Harrison Ford pierced the left ear of funnyman Jimmy Fallon on his show 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon'. The 39-year-old comedian posted a picture on Instagram in which he and Ford, 71, are wearing matching red feather earrings. The actor can also be seen giving Fallon a...
  • Harrison Ford returning to 'Star Wars: Episode VII'? 02-11-2013 04:14 PM

    London: Actor Harrison Ford is reportedly reprising his iconic role of Hans Solo in 'Star Wars: Episode VII'. The actor, 71, is set to be coming back to the franchise for its next installment, but he did not confirm the news yet, reported Hollywood Life. "Yes, without a doubt, he...
  • 'Ender's Game' review: It loses the pace before the climax 02-11-2013 02:41 PM

    Cast: Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld, Ben Kingsley, Harrison Ford, Abigail Breslin, Viola Davis, Nonso Anozie Director: Gavin Hood Rating: 2 out of 5 'Ender's Game' is a hero's journey in the form of a sci-fi fantasy film. Adapted from Orson Scott Card's 1985 book of the same name, the film...
  • Ford, Toyota fight over who has top-selling car 24-10-2013 05:02 PM

    Detroit: A name makes all the difference in the fight between Ford and Toyota over who has the top-selling car in the world. Ford claimed that crown for its Focus compact during the first half of the year, based on registration data gathered by the RL Polk & Co research...
  • Graham Ford to leave Sri Lanka in January and lead Surrey 14-10-2013 04:34 PM

    London: Graham Ford will leave his position as Sri Lanka coach in January to take charge of English county side Surrey. The 52-year-old Englishman informed Sri Lanka Cricket last month that he would be rejecting a new deal to stay with the national team for family reasons, having taken over...