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Come to this section of Torque News to read general Ford news and reviews. The Ford F Series has been the bestselling vehicle in the United States for over three decades and here you will find the latest Ford news and reviews about of Ford models. The Ford brand is far more than just trucks. Models like the Fusion, Focus EV, Taurus, Fiesta, Mustang, Escape and Explorer make Ford a top competitor in pretty much every major automotive segment in both the American and global markets. Torque News reporters update the news on this page about Ford vehicles daily.

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By Timothy Boyer on August 24, 2023 - 11:42AM
Here’s some need-to-know info before you go shopping for a new truck that shows just how dealerships take advantage of truck buyers in order to squeeze more money out of their customers.
By Timothy Boyer on August 22, 2023 - 11:25PM
Here are 10 solid, safe, and reliable new models with the lowest prices available today recommended by CR analysts that includes one pickup truck!
By Marc Stern on August 21, 2023 - 7:05PM
For an automaker having a fan like "The Rock" is a real feather in its cap. With "The Rock," Ford has a whole quiver.
By Marc Stern on August 19, 2023 - 1:13PM
Ford introduces its most powerful street-legal Mustang, the GTD, based on its Le Mans racer.
By Timothy Boyer on August 14, 2023 - 5:13PM
Here’s a must-watch video that highlights some of Ford’s most questionable models that qualify as being truly weird at any age. However, if you can snag some of these models today---it’s money in the bank.
By Peter Neilson on August 14, 2023 - 1:47PM
Ford's CEO Jim Farley isn't banning EVs. Dive into how he's supercharging a U.S.-based electric future.
By John Goreham on August 8, 2023 - 4:50PM
My family has long trended toward Asian-branded automobiles. Here’s how and why the 2023 Bronco Sport Badlands became the first Ford in my family in over fifty years.
By Timothy Boyer on August 8, 2023 - 4:30PM
According to Consumer Reports analysts, these domestic models are the highest scoring for shoppers looking for new vehicles from traditional U.S. brands.
By Justin Hart on August 4, 2023 - 8:29PM
Last week, Ford went on record to contradict themselves by explaining they are shifting electrified vehicle production to focus more on hybrids. Apparently, that is what customers want. I’m skeptical, however.
By Timothy Boyer on August 2, 2023 - 10:04PM
It’s no exaggeration to say this is the “Ultimate Bike Rack” system for your Tacoma or other truck. Discover now what makes this the one you really do need for your truck.
By John Goreham on August 2, 2023 - 4:39PM
Our latest update of the 2023 Bronco Sport Badlands covers multiple driving scenarios. Read how the Bronco Sport Badlands performs in all of these conditions. 
By John Goreham on August 2, 2023 - 1:26PM
We are conducting a multi-year test of the Falken WildPeak A/T3W all-terrain SUV tire. Here are the results of our off-pavement, heavy rain, snow, and back-roads sporty driving testing.
By John Goreham on August 1, 2023 - 4:01PM
Torque News has purchased a Ford Bronco Sport Badlands for long-term testing. Here is how we have found the vehicle after its first 500 miles in service.
By Tinsae Aregay on July 24, 2023 - 11:21AM
New leaked images show a Cybertruck prototype wrapped by Tesla to look exactly like its main competitor, the Ford F-150 Lighting. The Images also show the Cybertruck’s surprisingly small frunk space, the octovalve, 48-volt wiring, and front casting.
By Marc Stern on July 17, 2023 - 7:56PM
Ford slashes price on F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck by up to $10,000 ahead of Cybertruck's deliveries.
By Tinsae Aregay on July 17, 2023 - 1:53PM
Elon Musk in a recent tweet has hinted at the Cybertruck’s starting price as being lower than that of the Ford F-150 Lightning. Musk’s comment comes in response to a news article reporting that Ford has decreased the starting price of the F-150 Lightning to $50,000.
By Denis Flierl on July 17, 2023 - 9:24AM
Which vehicles are the deadliest to drive? According to recent calculations by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, there are four models you should be aware of if you are buying a new car.
By Timothy Boyer on July 14, 2023 - 10:20AM
Here’s a neat mechanics’ trick using a wire coat hanger rather than an expensive specialty tool to get this common maintenance and repair job done yourself.
By Timothy Boyer on July 11, 2023 - 3:16PM
Here’s why you should put more faith in what your Ford is saying to you than what a dealership is saying is “normal” for an F-150.
By Marc Stern on July 11, 2023 - 1:03PM
Parking is the likely cause of NYC garage collapse.
By Marc Stern on July 7, 2023 - 4:12PM
Working with the Badlands Monument, Ford has designed and donated a state-of-the-art key response car to fight wildfires
By Timothy Boyer on July 2, 2023 - 10:48AM
If the actor Clint Eastwood ever played the role of a mechanic, you can imagine a scene in which he would paraphrase the immortal line “A man’s got to know his limitations” with the addition of “…as a mechanic.” Here’s a compilation of the best of mechanic problems and their mechanical nightmares to carry the point of nearly unbelievable car fails of car owners (and some mechanics).
By Marc Stern on June 27, 2023 - 3:51PM
Ford, which has been participating in some of the off-roading's toughest venues, has a big challenge to go, the Dakar Rally which is a test of man and machine in the deserts of Saudi Arabia, will take on the "big one" in the next couple of years. It is developing a tougher extreme Ranger T1+ specifically for the challenge.
By Marc Stern on June 26, 2023 - 4:42PM
Working with STARD advanced research and development, Ford Performance developed the Super Van 4.2 to take part in the Pikes Peak Hill Climb. Like other major races lately, Ford has used them to develop and refine electric vehicles. The Super Van has many special refinements that will likely find their way into Ford's electric fleet in the future.
By Marc Stern on June 22, 2023 - 3:42PM
In the second major recall of the last couple of days, Ford is recalling about 1 million Super Duty heavy-duty pickups and three-row SUVS -- the Expedition and the Lincoln Navigator -- because the documentation for the headrests is incomplete.
By Tinsae Aregay on June 22, 2023 - 1:09PM
For the first time today, multiple Cybertrucks have been spotted together outside a Tesla facility. And, making this sighting even more special, the Cybertrucks were being hauled on the highway on the back of a Ford F-250 truck. Ford F series of trucks are expected to be the Cybertruck's main competition when the futuristic truck finally begins deliveries.
By Marc Stern on June 21, 2023 - 4:38PM
Ford has recalled about 17,000 F-150 Lightning electric trucks to repair a problem with the rear lightbar. Microcracks in the outer lenses of the backup and brake lights can let moisture invade the fixture and can cause shorting, which, in turn, can cause the lights to flicker or die out.
By Marc Stern on June 20, 2023 - 11:36PM
The other day Torque News offered you the audio version of the story of stolen Ford (and other) trucks and how a theft ring made off with nearly $1 million in trucks. The theft of untitled trucks could have left people holding the bag for nearly $70,000 per copy.
By Timothy Boyer on June 19, 2023 - 12:27PM
Some Ford owners are discovering that they do not legally own their F-150 after buying it from a dealership. Find out why this is a problem in Arizona, why it’s Ford’s fault, and why you will be the one to suffer in the end.