Archives for August 8th, 2013

Automakers donating money, vehicles and supplies to Oklahoma tornado relief effort

Judging by the destruction the Oklahoma City area experienced earlier this week, residents are going to need a lot of help in coming months. Fortunately, a number of automakers – including General Motors, Ford, Chrysler, Volkswagen, Honda and Toyota – have stepped up to donate money, supplies and vehicles to aid in the recovery and rebuilding processes. Here's a quick rundown of which automakers have pitched in and what each contributed so far: Ford Motor Company has ...

2014 Ford Taurus and Focus Prices Announced

Ford Motor Company announced earlier this week the pricing for the new 2014 Ford Taurus and Ford Focus. Both models have been carried over from the previous year, although pricing has increased for both cars compared to 2013. The 2014 Ford Taurus has had an increased starting price by $900, or 2.58 percent, for the Limited and SHO versions, but pricing for the ...

May Auto Sales: Ford Has Their Best Sales Month

May was a very good month for Ford. The brand moved 246,585 vehicles, representing 14 percent increase when compared to last May and being Ford's best month in sales so far this year. Not surprisingly, the F-Series pickup was Ford's big seller for the month. However, May was the month that F-Series broke into the 70,000 mark by moving 71,604 pickups. Not only does this represent a 31 percent increase from last May, it marks the ...