The Blue Oval just shelled out some serious extra cash for a Tesla Model X. Ford paid $199,950 for one of the first all-electric SUVs produced by the California-based automaker, Bloomberg News says, citing vehicle-registration documents. That's a $55,000 mark up – 38 percent – from the car's sticker price. Ford's sinking about $4.5 billion in its effort to speed up its electric-vehicle
Baseball season is almost upon us, as spring training ends and the regular season gets into swing this weekend. So (at the risk of confusing our sports metaphors) to kick things off, Ford is introducing the F-150 MVP Edition. The special model pickup is all about Kansas City, where Ford has built the F-150 since 1957 and which returns to Major League Baseball this season as the defending
?Kirk Kerkorian, among the most talked-about investors in the American auto industry in recent memory, died at the age of 98 in Los Angeles on Monday, June 15. The billionaire ran the investment company Tracinda Corp. and was the largest shareholder in MGM Resorts International. Kerkorian attempted to use his power as a well-financed investor to push the auto industry in some fascinating ways.
A little over a year ago, I bought what could be the most interesting car I will ever own. It was a 1987 Mercury Sable LS station wagon. Don't worry – there's much more to this story. I've always had a soft spot for wagons, and I still remember just how revolutionary the Ford Taurus and Mercury Sable were back in the mid-1980s. As a teenager, I fell especially hard for the 220-horsepower 1989