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Ford, TechForce Foundation Announce $1M Scholarship

Ford Motor Company Fund is joining Ford dealers across four U.S. regions to provide a million dollars in scholarship funding to help students pursue careers as automotive technicians.

Wejo, Ford Expand End-to-End Insurance Offerings Across U.S.

With the help of Wejo and Ford’s collaboration, insurers will be able to better understand driving behaviors through connected vehicle data and insights.

CerebrumX to Tap into Ford Connected Vehicle Data

CerebrumX will incorporate Ford connected vehicle data to support its data-driven usage-based insurance as-a-service model for insurers.

I-CAR Offers Free Live Stream on Ford Mach-E

The latest episode of I-CAR’s Repairer’s Realm will feature a real-time overview of the warnings associated with the Mach-E and a walk-through of the vehicle structure and repair navigation.

Ford Forms Distinct Auto Units for EV and ICE Vehicles

Ford Blue and Ford Model e will be two distinct but strategically interdependent auto businesses aimed at outperforming both legacy automakers and new EV competitors.

Ford, LexisNexis to Make Vehicle Data Available to Insurers

LexisNexis Risk Solutions and Ford have entered into a strategic agreement so that Ford connected vehicle data can be available to U.S. auto insurers via the LexisNexis Telematics Exchange.

Ford Releases Position Statement on Ford/Lincoln Bumper Repair with ADAS

Ford states that in body repairs involving front and rear bumper fascias, it is critical that the vehicle be restored to proper operating condition to ensure that safety systems function correctly.

IHS Markit Names GM Top Manufacturer for Sixth Consecutive Year

Ford wins Overall Loyalty to Make and Tesla wins in three categories, including new Alternative Powertrain Loyalty to Make.

Ford Collision Network Nears 100% I-CAR Gold Class

Ford announced that shops registered in the Ford Certified Collision Network (FCCN) have reached a 99.7% level of I-CAR Gold Class recognition in 2020.

Ford, I-CAR Announce Expanded Training for HEVs and BEVs

These courses are specifically designed to provide the industry with an overview of electrified vehicles and safety considerations.

Ford Executive to Discuss EVs in Next CIECA Webinar

Mark Kaufman, global director of electrification for Ford, will present “The Future of Electric Vehicles” on Nov. 17 at 11 a.m. CST.

Ford Announces Electric Vehicle Requirements for Certified Shops

The new requirements are part of Ford’s ongoing effort to provide FCCN shops with the tools, training and
information needed to provide quality and safe repairs.