Ford, PML Flightlink Hauling Plug-in Hybrid F-150 Pickup To SEMA

PML and Ford have been palling around for a while now, most recently to develop the Volvo Recharge C30 concept » 10/24/08 4:10pm 10/24/08 4:10pm. Now they've gone in on an in-wheel electric drive plug-in hybrid concept coming to . The in-wheel motors are a clever brushed pancake design that act as a part of the wheel and not just another add-in part.…

New Ford F-150, Dodge Ram Split Confusing Texas Truck Awards

Considering the tremendous capabilities and competency displayed by the 2009 Ford F-150 » 10/21/08 10:00am 10/21/08 10:00am, it's anything but a surprise the truck has been awarded the Truck of Texas title by the Texas Auto Writers Association, making it the sixth year in a row Ford has owned those bragging rights. It was a good year for Ford and no…

Ford To Offer Trade-In Cash Back, Financing Incentives, Kitchen Sink To…

Ford will be offering new incentives to those trading in their old truck for a new 2009 Ford F-150 » 10/14/08 10:00am 10/14/08 10:00am. Buyers can choose from either $2000 in addition to the value of their trade-in, or 6.9% financing . If that doesn't work, Alan Mulally will personally give you either his first-born child, or 15 minutes with his wife to…

2009 F-150 Already Showing Up In Showrooms, Marketing Launch Moved Up

Ford has apparently seen stocks of existing F-150 trucks depleted more quickly than expected, leading the Dearborn automaker to move up the marketing launch of its critical 2009 Ford F-150 » 10/07/08 9:40am 10/07/08 9:40am by a month to November — after moving it back by two months from October to December. Confusing? Yeah, but considering the…

2009 Ford F-150 Pricing To Start At $21,320 For Regular Cab XL

For all eleven of you truck buyers left out there, Ford has finally dumped all of the details on the 2009 Ford F-150 » 9/18/08 5:40pm 9/18/08 5:40pm, and now, pricing. As we told you earlier, the and a 3,030 lb payload capacity, but what about that pricing? The F-150 XL entry model kicks things off with a 4.2 liter V8 and a four speed auto for…

2009 Ford F-150 Keeps Towing, Payload Crown, Draws Even On Fuel Economy…

Despite the 2009 Ford F-150 » 9/18/08 1:20pm 9/18/08 1:20pm being revealed at the way back in January, we're just now finding out the meat and potatoes numbers truck buys look for. Although we'd already heard the numbers on the , we can now add maximum payload and fuel economy to the list. Our pals over at have put together an exhaustive rundown…

2009 Ford F-150 5.4-Liter V8 Power Ratings Leaked On To Internet

Someone attending a Ford dealer training session for the new half-ton 2009 Ford F-150 in Michigan took a picture of an information placard revealing the six-speed automatic 5.4-liter V8 will achieve 320 horses at 5,200-rpm and 390 lb-ft of torque at 3,500-rpm. These new numbers, a modest improvement over the 2008 Ford… » 5/16/08 7:30am 5/16/08 7:30am

Detroit Auto Show: 2009 Ford F-150 Logo Revealed, Bubbly

Somehow we came across this logo for the new 2009 Ford F-150 pickup we're expecting to be revealed at the Detroit Auto Show in just two weeks. We're not even really sure where it came from or how we came across the site we found it at. But one thing's for sure — it's most assuredly the new logo for the new boldly… » 12/28/07 8:45am 12/28/07 8:45am