2009 Ford Focus RS Nets 1,000 Preorders, 40% In Hulk Green

Ford looks to have a winner on its hands with the 2009 Focus RS » 9/11/08 3:00pm 9/11/08 3:00pm, as the company has taken approximately 1,000 orders for the 275 HP Matchbox car. No matter whether you're a fan of the scooptastic -style bodywork or not, you can't argue with 295 lb-ft of torque flowing through a 6-speed stick in a little rocket like…

BREAKING! Ford Reports $8.7 Billion Net Loss For Second Quarter 2008,…

Ford's just released two press releases detailing an OMFG $8.7 billion net loss for the second quarter of 2008 (which includes a pre-tax special charge of $8 billion, $5.3 billion of which is for Ford North America). But more importantly to the enthusiast is news they'll be bringing to North America six European… » 7/24/08 7:03am 7/24/08 7:03am

Ford To Build Euro Models Stateside, Reports Wall Street Journal

A Saturday Wall Street Journal report claims Ford is working up plans to retool its North American assembly plants to build a number of European models. Ford hasn't confirmed the report, but it is expected to announce the shift during its second-quarter earnings conference on Thursday. While the paper mentions only the … » 7/21/08 10:40am 7/21/08 10:40am