Ford Will Debut 100 MPGe Solar-Powered Car At CES

Get your Race The Sun jokes ready now: Ford will show a solar-powered version of their C-Max plug-in at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas next week. It's a C-Max you don't have to plug in at all and it should get around 100 MPGe. » 1/02/14 10:00am 1/02/14 10:00am

Ford Admits EPA Fuel Economy Of C-Max Is 40 MPG, Not 47 MPG

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 8/16/13 9:19am 8/16/13 9:19am

Founder Of Popular Chevy Volt Website Trades His Volt For A Ford

Chevy Volt owners are a fanatical, interesting bunch. Just watch the commercials. But one major gripe has always been that the car can only fit the driver and three passengers. So what is the Founder of GM-Volt.com supposed to do when his family grows? Get a Ford, of course. » 10/09/12 4:30pm 10/09/12 4:30pm

Ford C-Max minivan to be hybrid-only

Ford, to compete with hybrid and electric vehicles produced by Toyota, GM, and Nissan, said today its C-Max compact minivan will be a dedicated hybrid when U.S. sales begin next year. So Ford's bringing minivans back, and they're hybrids. » 6/09/11 1:20pm 6/09/11 1:20pm

Ford C-Max: EcoBoosted Minivan For Lil' People

It has something in common with Gwyneth Paltrow—sliding doors—and it'll bring the European MPV aesthetic to American mothers of young children—the only Americans who will fit in the 7-seater's third row. Actually, it's a 5+2, but who's counting? » 1/10/11 12:15pm 1/10/11 12:15pm

Ford C-Max Energi And Hybrid Charge Up

Ford's answer to the Chevy Volt isn't just an all-electric version of the Ford Focus. It's also two varieties of its upcoming C-Max hatchback — a regular hybrid and a plug-in hybrid that Ford says beats the Volt in efficiency. » 1/10/11 5:15am 1/10/11 5:15am

Ford C-Max: Not-So-US-Bound

Unlike the 2012 Grand C-Max, its smaller brother, the new five-passenger Ford Focus-based C-Max has no plans for storming the US market. This one does however look cooler, especially when dressed in this fashionable shade of Ford Fiesta green. » 9/17/09 1:30pm 9/17/09 1:30pm

Ford Grand C-Max: Return Of The Truly Mini Van

Last night, we said the seven-passenger Ford Grand C-Max would be heading for the U.S. Now we can give you all the details, better photos and our initial thoughts. » 9/15/09 5:00am 9/15/09 5:00am

Ford Grand C-Max Headed For U.S.

Business Week's David Kiley became the latest embargo Twitterbomber, spilling the beans on Ford's plans to bring the all-new 7-passenger Grand Focus C-Max to the US market in 2011. Others then let loose with photos. Here's everything that's out there. » 9/14/09 5:10pm 9/14/09 5:10pm

Ford C-MAX: Focus-Based Mini-Minivan May Come Stateside

The first vehicle based on Ford's new global Focus platform, the new C-MAX will drop cloth later this month at the Frankfurt Motor Show. But, you say, why should we care? Well, because we're told it may wash ashore here. » 9/03/09 6:00pm 9/03/09 6:00pm

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… » 7/21/08 10:40am 7/21/08 10:40am