Ford quietly replacing Fiesta transmissions on owner complaints

The new Ford Fiesta has slowly gained converts among Americans, hitting a high in sales last month. But Ford's now facing a growing number of complaints about the Fiesta's new dual-clutch automatic transmission set to go into other Ford models as well. » 3/03/11 10:30am 3/03/11 10:30am

2011 Ford Fiesta: The Party Finally Comes Stateside

Though we saw leaked images of the 2011 Ford Fiesta yesterday, today we've got complete details on Ford's second Europe-to-US entry. The Fiesta hits our shores as either hatchback or sedan with a new dry-clutch automatic transmission and 40MPG highway. » 12/02/09 12:00am 12/02/09 12:00am

Ford PowerShift Dual-Clutch Six-Speed Automatic Transmission: A Tranny…

Ford has promised an all six-speed transmission lineup by 2013. Today they've announced their baby tranny — the all-new dual-clutch PowerShift six speed for small cars. You know, like the Focus and...umm...stuff. » 1/21/09 12:01am 1/21/09 12:01am