AUTOMOTIVE NEWS

Ford Collaborates with Rally to Read to Bolster Education and Literacy in Rural Areas

March 7th, 2019 Pretoria, South Africa – Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) recently collaborated with the Read Educational Trust to support its Rally to Read education initiative in Mpumalanga.   The campaign took place in the Hazyview area, with representatives from Ford joining the Rally to Read team during their visits to ten […]

JAGUAR I-PACE IS EUROPEAN CAR OF THE YEAR

March 6th, 2019 Geneva – The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has been voted ‘Car of the Year’ at the European Car of the Year Awards 2019. This is the first time a Jaguar has won the coveted prize. The European Car of the Year jury comprises 60 motoring journalists from 23 countries, and the award recognises […]

Lao Ford City Shines at Vientiane Motor Show

March 3rd, 2019 Vientiane – Lao Ford City participated with an impressive five vehicle display at the first Vientiane Motor Show held from February 22nd to March 2nd at Lao ITECC.   Hot on the heels of the Vientiane International Motor Expo, the event once again drew huge crowds. Top Thai celebrities and Lao MCs […]

Production of New Ford Ranger Commences in South Africa

February 27th, 2019 Pretoria, South Africa – Ford’s Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria has officially commenced production of the new Ford Ranger, bringing a raft of product upgrades and refinements to one of South Africa’s best-selling vehicles and export models. “Following the investment of over R3-billion in our local operations and extensive upgrades to our […]

NEW RANGE ROVER EVOQUE RECREATES ICONIC ROAD SIGNS TO SHOWCASE ALL-TERRAIN CAPABILITY AND SMART TECH

February 26th, 2019 Whitley, UK – Land Rover has brought a series of well-known road signs to life as part of a unique urban capability test for the New Range Rover Evoque. The original compact SUV not only showcased its all-terrain credentials in London’s financial district, but also demonstrated the smart technology that makes it […]

Ford Motor Company Recognized as Global Sustainability Leader in Water and Climate Change Efforts

January 2019, 31st Dearborn, Michigan – Ford Motor Company is honored to receive an A grade for its water security efforts from CDP, the environmental impact nonprofit that drives sustainable economies. This marks the fourth year in a row Ford has earned an A from CDP for its water management efforts.   Ford is one […]

RMA Laos Opens its First Premium Body and Paint Shop

February 21st, 2019 KM10 – RMA Laos held the grand opening of its first ever premium body and paint shop, bringing customers in Laos a new standard of auto service and repair. Located in KM10, the shop will be servicing vehicles of multiple brands using OEM parts only.   Striving to offer the best possible […]

FORD DRIVING SKILLS FOR LIFE CELEBRATES ‘SWEET 16’ MILESTONE WITH NEW INNOVATIONS, EXPANDED SAFETY TECH TRAINING

February 18th, 2019 Dearborn, Michigan – Ford Driving Skills for Life is celebrating 16 years of its award-winning driver safety program. As Ford Driving Skills for Life turns “Sweet 16” – the traditional driving age across most of North America – its 2019 national tour will kick off at NRG Stadium in Houston. The stop will […]