1.48 million F-150 pickups recalled in North America due to transmissions

2018 Ford F-150 pictures

Ford Motor stated on Wednesday it was recalling 1.48 million F-150 pickup trucks in North America because of a potential transmission downshift issue that could boost the chances of a crash. The automaker stated select 2011-2013 model year trucks with six-speed automatic transmission could see an unintended downshift into first gear without caution, which could […]

US officials investigate Ford transmission recall involving F-150, Expedition

Ford F-150

Federal safety authorities are investigating whether a Ford Motor transmission recall must be broadened to repair more than a million extra vehicles. Ford recalled 153,000 vehicles in 2016 as their automatic transmissions could all of a sudden shift into first gear, causing motorists to lose control. The recall concerned specific F-150 pickups, Ford Expedition and […]

NHTSA investigates Ford Fusion cars concerning steering wheels that may detach

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The United States National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) stated Friday it was opening a preliminary investigation into 841,000 Ford Motor automobiles over issues the wheel may get separated while the cars are in motion. The auto safety firm stated it was investigating 2014-2016 model Ford Fusion cars following three reports of steering wheel bolts […]

American Automakers Aims To Enter China With Expensive Pickup Trucks

Ford F-150 pickup truck

Ford and General Motors are intending the pick-up truck, a renowned staple in the United States, at upmarket purchasers in China, where most associate trucks with farmers and building employees. “The Chinese call it pika, pika – a really low-end worker’s (vehicle). However the (Ford F-150) Raptor is totally different,” stated Wesley Liu, Ford’s Asia-Pacific […]