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Mustangs Destined For Scrapheap Get New Life As High End Watches

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It could be the ultimate Christmas present for the petrol head in your life – a handmade watch, lovingly crafted from components that in a previous existence were used in classic Ford Mustangs.
 
The idea is the brainchild of Christian Mygh and Jonathan Kamstrup, who together scour salvage yards around the world for models, each of which can be transformed into hundreds of unique timepieces, costing from $1,495.
 
For the true Mustang enthusiast, REC Watches, based in Denmark, will even create an entirely new watch from parts donated by customers, including...
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New F-150 Named 2018 Motor Trend Truck of the Year; Back-to-Back Wins

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Ford, America’s truck leader for 40 straight years, has bested all competitors to earn 2018 Motor Trend Truck of the Year honors for the new Ford F-150. This is the fifth win for F-150, and this award follows the all-new Ford Super Duty capturing the award in 2017.
 
“Back-to-back wins for F-150 and Super Duty reflect what we’re also seeing and hearing from customers as we celebrate 40 straight years as America’s favorite and best-selling trucks,” said Raj Nair, Ford executive vice president and president, North America. “The Ford Truck team stretched further than ever to deliver…
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Ford Partners with Pittsburgh's Argo AI and Carnegie Mellon University To Stay On Cutting Edge of Research

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Developing reliable self-driving cars requires pushing the envelope in computer science and artificial intelligence. While Ford is applying the latest techniques in computer vision and machine learning to the work they’re doing every day, some of the most advanced research is being done at the university level. That’s why it’s critical to stay connected to the academic community, so we can cultivate the young minds that will help us bring cutting-edge work out of the lab and into the real world.
 

To do this, Ford has formed unique affiliations with Carnegie Mellon University and...

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How Cutting Edge Thinking in Cancer Treatment - and Car Making - is Coming Together to Benefit Drivers and Patients

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After being diagnosed with cancer, Mike Butler was fascinated by the process through which patients were treated – but saw an opportunity to introduce practices from the car manufacturing facility, where he works, so that it might run more smoothly.

Working together with his colleagues, at the Ford assembly plant, in Cologne, in Germany, quality director Butler and the team researched and proposed changes that are now being implemented as part of what is expected to become Germany’s biggest dedicated cancer outpatient unit.

And this has since developed into a two-way flow of ideas, as...

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Greensburg Eat'n Park Caring for Kids Campaign - Smail Cars in the Community

Eat'n Park's traditional Caring for Kids Campaign is an annual five-week fundraising campaign that benefits children’s hospitals in the community.

As part of their program this year, a 2018 Ford Escape is being raffled off. You can purchase a raffle ticket for $2 at your local Eat’n Park.. There are several other fundraising campaigns the Greensburg store is doing, including a money bash, raffle baskets, as well as portions of the sales of their limited-edition merchandise.

Since its inception in 1979, the Caring for Kids Campaign has raised over $10 million company-wide. In spite of...

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Best-in-Class Fuel Economy of 2018 Ford Expedition Is a Road Tripper's Dream

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The busy holiday travel season is fast approaching. Vacations, ski trips and catching up with family are sure to be exciting – if you can just get through the hassle of air travel.

Think about it: Just getting to the airport, parking, hauling bags, checking luggage, security lines, limited Wi-Fi, not enough places to charge your phone, overcrowded waiting areas, weather and mechanical delays, lost luggage and cramped seating all takes its toll. There has to be a better way and, in fact, there is.

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“The all-new Expedition fits eight people comfortably and can carry...

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The Ford F-350 is the 2017 One-Ton Heavy-Duty Pickup Challenge Winner!

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The One-Ton Heavy-Duty Pickup Challenge pitted two segment heavyweights - the 2017 Ford Super Duty F-350 and the 2017 GMC Sierra 3500 - against each other. After extensive testing and assessment, the Ford Super Duty F-350 came out ahead of the GMC Sierra 3500. Its combination of size, capability, useful user-friendly technology and newfound civility gave 2017 Ford Super Duty F-350 the edge in our empirical testing and subjective evaluations.

PickupTrucks.com conducted the contest, comparing the two vehicles in several categories including...
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1917-2017: Ford Celebrates 100 Years of Ford Truck History

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One hundred years ago, Ford introduced its first purpose-built truck, the 1917 Ford Model TT, forever changing the auto industry – and the very nature of work itself.
 
A century later, Ford trucks are among the most iconic vehicles in the world. F-Series is America’s best-selling truck for 40 consecutive years and best-selling vehicle for 35 straight years. In Canada, Ford F-Series has enjoyed 51 consecutive years as best-selling pickup and now marks seven straight years as best-selling vehicle.
 
Throughout this rich history, Ford continuously has worked to...
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