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June 24, 2011

J.D. Power Study: Initial Quality of Recent Vehicle Launches Declines

J.D. Power and Associates’ study found that the initial quality of recent vehicle launches fell by 10 percent to an average of 122 problems per 100 vehicles in 2011.

June 14, 2011

Former Ford Motor Co. Exec Releases Book on Automaker’s Corporate Turnaround

Former Ford executive Gerhard Geyer’s book, "Ford Motor Company: The Greatest Corporate Turnaround in U.S. History," explains how the automaker avoided bankruptcy during the recent recession.

June 7, 2011

May Sales Reflect Effects of Parts, Production Shortages

May saw sales increases for Chrysler, GM and Mercedes-Benz, while Ford sales stayed consistent with the year-ago period. Due to parts and production shortages in Japan, import brands Honda, Nissan North America and Toyota Motor Sales all saw decreases compared with May 2010 sales.

June 1, 2011

Ford, Ford Direct Launch iPad and Smart Phone Shopping Tool

The iPad and smartphone versions of the Ford and Lincoln Build and Price online shopping tool allow shoppers to virtually build a car, receive a price estimate, and find a local dealership to facilitate the purchase.

May 4, 2011

Automaker Incentives Hit Lowest Levels Since 2005

Edmunds.com estimated that the average “True Cost of Incentives” from automotive manufacturers in the United States was $2,118 per new car sold in April 2011, down $250, or 10.6 percent, from March 2011, and down $515, or 19.6 percent, from April 2010.

April 26, 2011

Ford Posts $466 Milllion Profit Increase, Ford Credit Earnings Down

Ford Motor Company today reported first quarter 2011 net income of $2.6 billion, an increase of $466 million from first quarter 2010 as fuel-efficient new products, continued investment in global growth and the strengthening of Ford’s core business boosted results.

April 11, 2011

Honda and Lexus Earn Edmunds.com’s Best Retained Value Awards

Honda and Lexus took home the top prizes in Edmunds.com’s inaugural Best Retained Value Awards, which recognize the brands and new-car models that have the highest projected residual value after five years.

February 8, 2011

FordDirect, Ford Motor Company Name Internet Dealers of the Year

FordDirect and Ford Motor Company announced Feb. 5 that Galpin Ford of North Hills, Calif., and Hines Park Lincoln of Plymouth, Mich., are the Ford and Lincoln-Mercury Internet Dealers of the Year for 2011.

February 2, 2011

Edmunds.com: Incentives Didn’t End in December

Edmunds.com estimated that the average automotive manufacturer incentive in the U.S. was $2,530 per vehicle sold in January 2011, essentially unchanged from December 2010, but up $177, or 7.5 percent from January 2010.

February 1, 2011

Ford Credit Reports Preliminary Earnings of $2 Billion in 2010

Ford Motor Credit Company reported net income of $2 billion in 2010, an improvement of $0.7 billion from earnings of $1.3 billion a year earlier.