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Ford Make Overview

Passenger Cars

Ford Contour Overview
2000 - 1995 (used)
Ford Crown Victoria Overview
2011 - 1955 (used)
1954 Ford Customline Overview
1954 (announced)
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Ford Escort Overview
2003 - 1968 (used)
Ford Five Hundred Overview
2007 - 2005 (used)
Ford Thunderbird Overview
2005 - 1955 (used)

SUV/Crossovers

Ford Bronco Overview
1996 - 1966 (used)
Ford Escape Hybrid Overview
2012 - 2005 (used)
Ford Excursion Overview
2005 - 2000 (used)
Ford Explorer Sport Overview
2003 - 2001 (used)
Ford Explorer Sport Trac Overview
2010 - 2001 (used)
Ford Freestyle Overview
2007 - 2005 (used)
Ford Taurus X Overview
2009 - 2008 (used)

Vans/Minivans

Ford E-150 Overview
2007 - 1981 (used)
Ford E-250 Overview
2007 - 1990 (used)
Ford E-350 Overview
2007 - 1990 (used)
Ford Econoline Cargo Overview
2007 - 1999 (used)
Ford Econoline Wagon Overview
2007 - 1999 (used)
Ford Windstar Overview
2003 - 1995 (used)

Pickup Trucks

Ford F-150 SVT Lightning Overview
2004 - 1993 (used)
Ford F-250 Overview
2001 - 1953 (used)
Ford Ranger Overview
2011 - 1983 (used)

Ford Questions

chrisnjay711
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Help!! 63 Ford Galaxie 500 With A 352...wont Start

help!! 63 ford galaxie 500 with a 352...ran on Saturday but now she wont. new plugs, wires, distributor, fuel pump,fuel tank, fuel lines, timing gear and chain, battery, carb, water pump. she will ini...

5 views with 2 answers (last answer 26 minutes ago)
harvester
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1984 6.9 With C6 Won't Stay In 3rd Gear, Keeps Down Shifting No Matter The ...

When I start in drive I have to manually put in 2nd for it to shift. Then I put in D but it won't shift into 3rd until I drop down into 2 nand force it to shift, it shifts for a moment but qucikly ...

3 views with 1 answer (last answer 34 minutes ago)
Nothing996
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Truck Won't Stay Running

My friend has a '77 Ford F-250 that has stopped working... The first problem was that it would start, drive for 15-20 minutes and then die, and not restart... He replaced the ignition module and that...

202 views with 3 answers (last answer about an hour ago)
Christopher Metz
55

How Many 1964 1/2 Mustangs Were Made?

I would like to know how many 1964 1/2 Mustangs were made and how many of them were convertibles.

8,150 views with 36 answers (last answer 2 hours ago)
Huflo
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How Do I Determine Tdc With The Camshaft On The Ford Bantam 1.3i Xl 2006,ro...

I am struggling to start my Ford Bantam 1.3i xl 2006 rocam engine,it seems like my timing is not correct and the engine is totally dead , no miss firing

189 views with 2 answers (last answer 2 hours ago)

Older Ford Models

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Ford Cortina Ford Cougar Ford Country Squire
Ford Courier Ford Crestline Ford EA Falcon
Ford Econoline Pickup Ford EL Falcon Ford Elite
Ford Endeavour Ford EXP Ford F-100
Ford F-550 Super Duty Ford F-650 Ford Fairlane
Ford Fairmont Ford Falcon Ford Festiva
Ford Focus SVT Ford Galaxie Ford Galaxy
Ford Granada Ford GT Ford GT40
Ford Ka Ford Kuga Ford Laser
Ford LTD Ford LTD Crown Victoria Ford Maverick
Ford Model 48 Ford Model A Ford Model B
Ford Model T Ford Mondeo Ford Orion
Ford Pinto Ford Popular Ford Probe
Ford Puma Ford Ranchero Ford RS200
Ford S-MAX Ford Sapphire Ford Scorpio
Ford Sierra Ford Taunus Ford Telstar
Ford Tempo Ford Territory Ford Torino
Ford Transit Connect Electric Ford Victoria Ford Windstar Cargo
Ford Zephyr

Ford History

One of the earliest manufacturers, Ford invented the mass-produced, assembly-line factory for cars.  Over the years the company has put out some of America's favorite classic cars, such as the sporty Ford Mustang and the Ford Thunderbird.  (Ford has also created some of the automotive world's most notable disasters, including the Edsel and the Pinto.)

Based in Dearborn, Michigan, the Ford Motor Company is a pillar of the US corporate community. Despite recent money woes and scattered layoffs, Ford continues to turn out some of the market's most popular products.  Ford's pickup trucks, especially the sales juggernaut F-150 line, are ubiquitous on farms and ranches across the US and Canada.  

In the late 1990s, Ford put a lot of its eggs into the 'bigger is better' basket, upsizing its truck lines and creating several SUV models.  The recent climb in gas prices and resulting contraction of the sport-utility vehicle market has been a tough pill for Ford to swallow.

Ford is something of a player on the international scene as well, with a 10% share of the European market.  Some of the popular fuel-efficient compacts marketed in Europe may be just the ticket to bail Ford out of its current woes.  And the company's acquisition of Jaguar (in 1989) and Volvo (in 1999) may be part of a long-term global strategy.

Ford's come a long way since founder Henry Ford marketed the Model T through the Sears Catalog, announcing that 'you could have any color you wanted, as long as it was black!'

In late 2006, Bill Ford announced that Alan Mulally would be taking over the role of CEO and President of Ford Motor Company; Bill Ford remains in the role of Executive Chairman.  

Mulally brings some important experience to Ford: as president and CEO of Boeing's Commercial Airplanes Division from 1998 to 2006, he engineered a dramatic corporate turnaround for the aeronautics giant.  Let's see whether Mulally's magic works for Ford as well!