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Ford Explorer Adds Platinum Trim in 2016

Rita Cook | Posted 09.30.2015 | Travel
Rita Cook

On a recent ride and drive in Albuquerque, NM, the Ford folks rolled out the 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum trim where improved safety features as well a...

Power Steering Investigated

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 08.22.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Federal safety regulators are investigating complaints that the power steering can fail on 2011 Ford Explorer SUVs. Fifteen drivers h...

Safety Tips For Pet Travel

Wendy Diamond | Posted 06.18.2012 | Travel
Wendy Diamond

For pet-parents, the opportunity to take trips with their animals is especially appealing -- but do you have everything you need to keep your pet happy and safe along the way?

WATCH: Brothers' Touching Tribute To Mom

Lisa Belkin | Posted 01.25.2012 | Parents

Oh, what this mother missed seeing. Nicole Miller was 34 years old when she died in 2004. The Ford Explorer she was riding in blew a tire and roll...

David Moye

Big Stink Over Smelly SUV That May Have Held Dead Body | David Moye | Posted 12.06.2011 | Crime

A couple from New Baltimore, Mich., is raising a stink with a car dealership for selling an SUV with what they say is a terrible odor -- and they beli...

PHOTOS: Life-Size Ford Explorer Made Out Of LEGOs

The Huffington Post | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 11.29.2011 | Chicago

It's not unusual to find Ford Explorers rolling out of the Chicago Assembly Plant, but a recent creation on display there had a slightly different man...

Ford Post Best First Quarter In 13 Years

AP | By DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 06.26.2011 | Business

DEARBORN, Mich. -- An improving economy and new vehicles like the Ford Explorer propelled Ford Motor Co. to a $2.6 billion profit, its best first-quar...

Weekend Automotive Radio Shows

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Join us Saturday at 11am Pacific /2pm Eastern for "The Car Nut Show" and Sunday at 5pm Pacific/8pm Eastern for "World Racing Roundup" on www.TalkRadio...

Major Changes for Ford's All New 2011 Explorer

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

The truck which challenged millions of drivers to sit way up high, go off-road and inspired an entire generation of too-big vehicles in too many hands, is back in an all new iteration. 2010-07-27-explorer.jpg

Cynthia Castillo: California Woman Awarded $23.4M For Paralyzing Crash In Ford

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. — A jury has awarded a woman $23.4 million in a civil judgment against Ford Motor Co. for a 2007 freeway accident that ...

Ford Adds 1,200 Workers At Far South Side Plant

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Governor Pat Quinn and Mayor Richard M. Daley spoke to a crowd of cheering auto workers at a South Side Ford plant Tuesday, where they announced that ...

"Clunker" Program Over, but Private Versions Sprout

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

The CARS law is officially over, but dealers are offering their own versions of the "clunker" program.

Tell Bob Lutz What GM Must Do Now

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

GM doesn't have the kind of partnership and help which Chrysler will be getting from Fiat and Washington is on-hand only to protect the public's huge investment in the company.

Good News At Ford: Some Workers Getting Jobs Back To Build New SUV

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- There is a bit of good news amid all the bad surrounding the auto industry. Officials of the United Auto Workers union say Ford Motor...

Struggling Ford Plant Getting Boost From New SUV

Crain's Chicago Business | John Pletz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Ford's Chicago assembly plant is slated to produce a new version of the Explorer sport-utility vehicle next year, a big boost for a factory hit hard l...

NHTSA: Ford's Chinese Tire Troubles; Kerkorian Selling Ford; Unsafe Knock-Offs; Americans Driving Less

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

There's good news, bad news and -- finally -- some smart, encouraging news by and for American drivers.