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Why Aren't More People Buying Green Cars?

Brian Moody | Posted 06.11.2014 | Business
Brian Moody

Tax credits, low emissions and super high mpg are all worthy goals, but in the end, it's all about the price. Lower the price and sell more cars -- in this case, it's just that simple.

Crash Test Proves Too Tough For Newest Small Cars

Reuters | Ben Klayman | Posted 10.07.2013 | Business

DETROIT, Aug 8 (Reuters) - The auto industry continued its poor performance in an influential U.S. safety group's new crash test as half of the smal...

Damn. That Car's Electric: The Slow Journey of Getting Off Gas

Kurt A. Gardinier | Posted 07.31.2013 | Business
Kurt A. Gardinier

I sided with Germany when I was 16 and with Japan by my late-20s. Their vehicles were simply superior to American ones in most every way. I now side with America for the first time, having recently purchased my first American car.

Move Over Toyota...

AP | DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 10.31.2012 | Money

RAYONG, Thailand — The stylish and nimble Ford Focus is on track to unseat Toyota's aging Corolla to become the world's top-selling car, accordi...

Ford Sales Up 65 Percent From Last Year

AP | Posted 04.03.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. says its U.S. sales rose 5 percent in March on strong demand for the Focus small car. Ford says it was the company's best M...

Ford Focus Has Highest February Sales In Over A Decade

AP | Posted 05.01.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Ford Motor Co. says its U.S. sales rose 14 percent in February thanks to big demand for its Focus compact car. Focus sales more than ...

The Detroit Auto Show: Sure Looks Green to Me

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

I'll bet many of you have heard rumblings from friends and relatives or colleagues at work about the premature death of the green movement, and how th...

Some Detroit Auto Workers Getting Big Checks After Industry's Rebound

The Huffington Post | Abby Wendle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Blue collar auto-workers in Detroit are about to reap some of the benefits from the auto industry's recent success on Wall Street. Industry analysts...

Amy Lee

Ford Unveils 'Car Of The Future' | Amy Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK--The car of the future is here, at least according to Ford, which unveiled its first all-electric car today with glitzy events here in New Yo...

LA Auto Show: Kick Some Tires on Thanksgiving

Michael Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Michael Rose

Now that the LA Auto Show is keeping its doors open on T-day it's possible to engage in another All-American ritual -- kicking tires.

Quick Demo of the MyFord Touch on the 2012 Ford Focus

Ramon Nuez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Ramon Nuez

At the CES NYC press event we had a wonderful opportunity to speak with Jennifer Brace -- User Interface Engineer at Ford Motor. We sat down with Jennifer to speak about the 2012 Ford Focus.

Ford CEO Alan Mulally Answers HuffPost Reader Questions

Huffington Post | Marcus Baram | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Ford CEO Alan Mulally has plenty of reasons to smile. The 63-year-old auto executive was in a cheery mood on Monday morning during a conversation wi...

Jay Leno's Green Car Challenge

Grist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The new Jay Leno Show features one of the most high-profile green initiatives to date. On average, twice a week, Leno will ask his A-list guests to ta...

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.