Ford News and Reviews

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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Ford F-150 Is An Example Of A Vehicle Impacted By Exclusivity

If You Drive Ford F-150 Or Another Truck, Remember That Vehicle Hacking Claims Overblown

Every so often a state will argue over a vehicle's data. Data on vehicles like the Ford F-150 is valuable and big business to dealers as it potentially helps them generate millions in backshop revenue. The problem is that there's another whole community of shops that also needs the data. Massachusetts is arguing over this, right now, as have other states in the past.
New Ford Motor Company CEO Jim Farley

The Farley Era Begins At Ford: What Lies Ahead For Ford’s New CEO

Jim Farley becomes the 11th CEO in Ford Motor Company’s 117-year history. In addition to financial goals that include improving the company’s underperforming stock, Farley’s influence on Ford vehicles includes electrifying the product line. What will Farley’s plan mean to iconic vehicles like F-150, Bronco and Mustang?
2021 Ford F-150 towing

2021 Ford F-150 Has Most Torque Of Any F-150 Ever And Has Max Tow Rating of 14,000

Hybrid powertrain creates 570 lb.-ft. of torque. Optional 5.0-liter V8 and 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 see increases to both power and torque. Popular 3.5-liter Ecoboost has maximum towing of 14,000 pounds and maximum payload of 3,250, making it best in light-duty truck segment.
Preproduction 2021 Ford Bronco

First Look At Pre-production 2021 Ford Broncos Manufactured At Michigan Assembly Plant

Even though production for the 2021 Ford Bronco doesn’t start until next year, the first early production models were assembled at the historic Michigan Assembly Plant where previous generation Broncos were manufactured. Ford also will offer a new color, Lightning Blue, to those who ordered a First Edition Bronco.
2021 Ford Ranger STX

2021 Ford Ranger Will Get STX Special Edition Package To Add Looks And Technology

STX Special Edition Package is available for 2021 Ranger XL 4x2 or 4x4 in SuperCab or SuperCrew configuration and can be bundled with other available packages like the FX2 or FX4 Off-Road Package. Ranger customers love to make their truck their own, with more than 75 percent of them leaving dealerships with an appearance package in 2020
The Big General Ripoff From Ford

Chinese Automaker Builds Ford F-150 Raptor Ripoff

If there's one thing you can be sure of it is that you will find ripoffs in China. The latest blatant theft from Ford is based on the automaker's F-150 Raptor. Instead, its Chinese builder has tried to hide it behind the name Da Jiang Jun. It seems exotic but it's not. It stands for "The Big General." However, we think you might find it about a second lieutenant, at best.
Ford Bronco Raptor Warthog

Ford Teases Potential Warthog Bronco With Latest Tweet, But Will It Have a V8?

Bronco Warthog, also known as the Bronco Raptor, appears much closer to production than expected. Originally, Ford was looking to release this as a 2023 model year, but now hinting that it may be much closer. Pricing to be released this fall before ordering begins in December.
2021 Ford Ranger XLT Tremor

Breaking news: Ford Introduces 2021 Ranger Tremor Off-Road Package

New Tremor Off-Road Package available on 2021 Ranger creates the most off-road-ready factory-built Ranger ever offered in the U.S., adding a new level of all-terrain capability without sacrificing the everyday drivability, payload and towing capacity Ranger owners expect. Package pricing is $4,290 MSRP. 2021 Rangers equipped with the Tremor Off-Road Package will be built at Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, Michigan, with production slated to begin early next year.
2021 Ford Bronco Manual Transmission

Breaking News: Petition To Get Manual Transmission On Sasquatch Trim Of 2021 Ford Bronco Works

Power to the people! Ford will give manual transmission to the Sasquatch package of any 2021 Ford Bronco. Petition started must’ve worked as Ford concedes. Here’s what else we have petitioned or would like to petition to see changed at the Blue Oval.
Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 prototype drag racing

Electrified Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 Prototype Runs The Quarter Mile In 8.27 Seconds

All-electric prototype Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 will make first public appearance and first public run at NHRA U.S. Nationals this weekend. Ford Performance collaborated with Cascadia Motion to power the Cobra Jet 1400 which continues to exceed expectations with blazing, electrified performance.
2020 Ford F-250 Super Duty

7.3-liter V8 Engine Just One Of The Many Things That Shows Why Nothing Beats the 2020 Ford F-250 Super Duty

Many truck buyers should opt for the Ford F-250 Super Duty over the popular F-150. If the F-150 is the every day/every person truck, then the Super Duty is the working man’s truck. Ford F-250 has many new features for 2020 beyond just 7.3-liter V8.

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