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Burning Rubber: Ford to Offer Standard Electronic Line-Lock on All 2018 Mustangs

Ford said it will offer electronic line-lock as a standard feature on all 2018 Mustangs – even those equipped with 2.3-liter EcoBoost engines.

Vocational Students Have Raised $115,000 for Automotive Program by Auctioning Restored Mustang

Students at Jordan Vocational High School in Columbus, Ga., winners of the Quaker State “Best in Class Challenge,” recently saw their restored 1996 Ford Mustang sell for $65,000 at the Barrett-Jackson Northeast Auction in Uncasville, Conn.

Chief Vulcan Adhesive Debonding Unit Approved by Ford, Mitsubishi and Nissan

Vulcan is the only tool designed to use infrared heat to break the bonds of structural adhesives joining automotive steel, aluminum and carbon fiber panels.

Detroit High School Students Build 1965 Ford Daytona Coupe from 1,000 Parts

Here’s a high school project that most collision repairers would’ve loved to tackle: assembling a 1965 Ford Daytona Coupe from 1,000 parts.

Ford Collision Parts Truckload Program Marks 20th Anniversary

Ford Customer Service Division’s Collision Parts Truckload Program, which began in 1997 with 40 fascias, is marking its 20th anniversary this year.

Ford Unveils Auto Industry’s First Pursuit-Rated Hybrid Police Car

The Ford Police Responder Hybrid Sedan is the second of 13 new electric vehicles that the automaker plans to introduce in the next five years.

Report: Ford Leads the Way in Developing Autonomous Vehicles

Navigant Research report indicates Ford – not Tesla, not Google – ranks highest for strategy and execution among the major players when it comes to developing automated driving systems.

Ford Spending $1.2 Billion to Retool Michigan Plants, Build Data Centers

Ford is investing $1.2 billion in three Michigan manufacturing facilities to support the company’s shift to “an auto and mobility company,” the automaker said.

Ford Explores Possibility of Using 3-D Printer to Make Car Parts

Ford is pilot-testing a Stratasys Infinite Build 3-D printer to see if it’s feasible to print large-scale one-piece car parts – such as spoilers – for prototyping and future production vehicles.

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Ford Investing $1 Billion in Artificial Intelligence Startup to Develop Virtual Driver System

Argo AI’s initial focus will be to support the development and production of Ford’s autonomous vehicles.

Study: Ford Vehicles Retain Most Value Among Top-Selling U.S. Brands

Among the 13 top-selling brands in the United States, Ford retains the most value, according to a new study by Carspring, an online used-car dealership.

Ford Driving Skills for Life Provides Free Hands-on Safety Training to New Drivers

Ford’s 2017 Driving Skills for Life tour will focus on vehicle handling, hazard recognition, speed management and space management, distraction and impaired operation.