Archives for June 24th, 2013

Ford Promises Longer Warranty, Upgrades for MyFord Touch, MyLincoln Touch

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The MyFord Touch and MyLincoln Touch systems may be technologically advanced, but they also have been the subject of well-publicized problems. Ford has announced it will perform another sweeping round of software upgrades and extend the warranty on the systems by two years. It’s been about two years since MyFord Touch (and its MyLincoln Touch sibling) reached markets, but for Ford it might feel longer. MyFord Touch was widely panned by critics for being confusing and ...

Top 10 Best-Selling Compact Cars in September 2012

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Like the midsize sedan segment, there weren’t many surprises when sales figures came rolling in for September 2012. The top three automakers can all be interchanged and have done so many times in prior months. Claiming the top spot and compact car supremacy for last month is the Chevrolet Cruze, and all 25,787 units that found new homes. To date, 180,600 Chevy ...

We Hear: 330-HP Ford Focus RS on Sale in 2015, More Power Than Euro-Spec Mustang

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We’ve heard tons of rumors on the new Ford Focus RS; reports have suggested we would see one as early as 2013, while others have claimed a 380-hp coupe version was in the works. This time, we’re hearing the RS will go on sale in select markets in 2015, boasting 330 hp thanks to a turbocharged 2.3-liter I-4, more output than the Euro-spec Mustang may get with the same engine. Although we already expected the new ...