November 24, 2014
Ford shaved 700 lbs off the weight of the truck by switching the body from steel to lightweight aluminum, a dramatic change for the best-selling vehicle in the U.S.
October 29, 2014
Revolutionary estimating tool sets the bar with a unique patent-pending software solution
October 27, 2014
Evaluations completed by AAA found an average 46 percent improvement in blind-zone visibility.
October 28, 2014
Ford is touting revolutionary improvements in efficiency, performance, towing and hauling. But no company has attempted, much less executed, manufacturing an aluminum vehicle on such a grand scale.
October 22, 2014
The warning affects vehicles made by Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Mazda, BMW and General Motors, most of them from the years 2001 to 2004.
September 10, 2014
The class already has well-paying jobs waiting upon graduation, according to industry veteran Paul Gage, a leader of a new associate degree program at Fayetteville Technical College in N.C.
September 8, 2014
Those who spend a lot of time on the highway may have noticed a new feature on tractor-trailers. Increasingly trucks are being fitted with aerodynamic features called skirts and fins that reduce drag and increase fuel economy.
September 8, 2014
The system will allow drivers to switch the vehicle into a semi-automated mode in which it will automatically keep the car in its lane, making necessary steering adjustments, and autonomously trigger braking and speed control to maintain a safe distance.
July 14, 2014
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recently announced plans to launch a rulemaking into potential changes for rear underride guards on trucks and tractors.
April 8, 2014
The new regulations will apply to all vehicles 10,000-lb gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) and less except motorcycles and trailers.
March 2, 2014
Cost to a shop to be part of Ford's aluminum body repair network to exceed the $30,000 to $50,000 cited by Ford.