- Ford Executive Chairman Addresses ‘The Future of Mobility’
DUBAI - On Wednesday, Nov. 19, Ford Executive Chairman Bill Ford addressed attendees at “The Future of Mobility” event co-hosted by the Dubai Chamber and Ford MEA.
- Ford Motor of Venezuela awarded the "Executive Order of Merit" 2014
CARACAS, Venezuela - Ford Motor of Venezuela was awarded with the Executive Order of Merit in the Enterprise category at the award’s twentieth eighth edition. This award is handed by the Executives Association of the Carabobo State (AEEC by its Spanish acronym) to those companies which stand out in their initiative, creativity, outstanding work and merits in commendable exemplary activities, and have collaborated to the enhancement of the citizens of Carabobo and Venezuelans overall.
- Ford Brazil Receives CONPET Seal Trophy in Recognition of Its Energy-Efficient Vehicles
SÃO BERNARDO, Brazil - Ford Brazil was awarded the CONPET Seal Trophy for being one of automakers with the highest percentage of vehicles recognized with the Energy Efficiency Seal in the National Program for the Rational Use of Natural Gas and Oil Products. Vehicles with the top fuel efficiency rating in their class as well as in the overall ranking earn the seal.
- Ford Argentina Held its 7th Consecutive National Technical Skills Competition
BUENOS AIRES. Argentina - On October 16th and for the seventh consecutive year, Ford Argentina organized the National Technical Skills Competition, a contest involving the best four technicians of Ford Argentina Dealer’s Network, who demonstrated an outstanding performance in the specialty “Electronic and Electrical Systems Diagnosis” of the Masters Program in 2014.
- Ford Announces Senior Leadership Team Changes
Ford Motor Company today is announcing a series of
changes in its senior leadership team as it continues to deliver the company’s One Ford plan for
- Fourth Ford Major Series Took Place in Argentina
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The new Focus was the protagonist of the fourth and last Major Series of the Ford Kinetic Design Golf Invitational, the exclusive golf tour organized by Ford Argentina for registered amateur golfers over 18 years-old. The event took place at the Olivos Golf Club (one of the most traditional and well-reputed golf courses in the country) under the medal play mode, 18 holes, 0-36 category, in which the best four net scores gained access to the final.
- New KA and New KA+ are Finalists "Car of the year 2015" and "Americar" Awards
SÃO BERNARDO, Brazil - The New Ka and New Ka+ compete as finalists in two major awards from the auto media, the 2015 Car of the Year, from Autoesporte and Americar Award, the Latin American Auto Press Association of . The 1.0 12V TiVCT Flex engine, that equips both New Ka and New Ka+ is also contesting for the Engine of the Year title.
- Ford to Exhibit Domestic, International Attractions and Technology at its Best Stand Ever at the São Paulo Auto Show
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL - On October 28, Ford Brazil promoted its press conference at the 2014 São Paulo Auto Show, reinforcing the “Global Lineup with Purposeful Technology” concept through the products introduced in country. At the press conference, which gathered around 600 journalists and bloggers from Latin America and Europe, Steven Armstrong, president Ford South America, highlighted the recently-launched New Ka in the 1.5-liter hatch and 1.0-liter sedan models and announced the 2015 Fusion with unprecedented rear inflatable seatbelts. The event will be open for the public from October 30 to November 9.
- Ford Posts Third Quarter 2014 Pre-Tax Profit of $1.2 Billion
Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] today reported a 2014 third quarter pre-tax profit of $1.2 billion, its 21st consecutive profitable quarter.
- New Fiesta Named Brazil’s Top Vehicle in "Quatro Rodas" Consumer Satisfaction Survey
SÃO BERNARDO, Brazil – The New Fiesta was elected Brazil’s Best Premium Compact and Top Overall Vehicle in Consumer Satisfaction among the 40 top-selling vehicles in the country, according to the “The Elected” survey by Quatro Rodas magazine.
- Ford Entered Argentina`s Marketing Hall of Fame
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Ford was distinguished as Great International Brand with local career in the 2014 Effie Awards Argentina. With this recognition -and the endorsement of BBDO, Ogilvy & Mather and Young & Rubicam brand builders- Ford entered the Marketing Hall of Fame in Argentina.
- Ford Argentina Celebrated Mother`s Day Through Social Networks
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - To greet mothers on their special day, Ford Argentina produced a spot for social networks in which the sweetness, love and patience with which they treat their children are distinguished.
- With Over One Million Fans Ford Argentina is The Largest Automotive Online Community of The Country
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Ford Argentina reached one million fans on Facebook, positioning Ford as the country's largest online automotive community.
- F-350 Grabs Top Sales Spot in First Month of Sales
SÃO BERNARDO DO CAMPO, Brazil - One month after Ford Trucks launched the all-new F-350 commercial truck, the light-duty truck leapt to the top sales spot in its segment in Brazil. The F-Series truck has a commanding 34.2% market share against eight other vehicles.
- Ford Argentina in the Top 3 of the Ambito Financiero 2014 Ranking of Brands Chosen by Consumers
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Ford Argentina won the second place in the automotive category in the ranking of brands chosen by consumers, carried out by the business and economic newspaper Ambito Financiero.
- Diversity and Inclusion Award Winner: Ford Taubaté HR Team Influences Change in the Community
Ford Motor Company founder Henry Ford said, “A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.” His message reminds us of Ford’s commitment to playing an active role in the community and demonstrating the company’s key corporate values of caring and inclusion.
- Ford Argentina Presented TV Advertisement of the New EcoSport
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Ford Argentina launched the new communication campaign of the New EcoSport, in order to continue reinforcing its relation with the values of freedom and fun.
- Ford Argentina at el Cronista`s Marketing & Communication Summit
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The 3rd edition of Marketing & Communication Summit took place on September 30th and it was organized by El Cronista newspaper, one of the main business and economics media of Argentina. The Marketing & Communication Summit is a conference where the major business trends in the local market and its challenges are discussed.
- Ford Brazil Highlights Actions Devoted to the Preservation of its Green Areas
SÃO BERNARDO, Brazil - Ford Brazil took advantage of the Arbor Day, last week, to highlight various initiatives undertaken in its facilities to the preservation of green areas. To have a brief idea of magnitude, the space occupied by varied vegetation within São Bernardo do Campo’s facility counts with 250,000 m² of green area, Tatuí with nearly 933,000 m², Taubaté with 540,000 m², and Camaçari with 2.4 million m².
- Ford’s 2020 Vision: Improved Operating Margin, More Balanced
Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] today outlined its 2020 vision,
which includes plans to substantially increase its global vehicle sales and automotive operating margin,
and achieve more balanced geographic profitability.
- The F-4000 is now Available in Argentinean Dealers
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina- Ford Trucks announced the public availability of the new F-4000 in the Argentine market. From Monday September 22nd, Ford’s light truck will be commercialized in the country to meet the needs of the most demanding users. The F-4000 is one of the icons of the Built Tough series for its improvements in power efficiency, fuel consumption and comfort, while being its robustness and versatility its main pillars.
- The New Kuga Was the Protagonist of the Third Major Series of the Ford Kinetic Design Golf Invitational
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The new Kuga was the protagonist of the third Major Series of the Ford Kinetic Design Golf Invitational, the exclusive golf tour organized by Ford Argentina for registered amateur golfers over 18 years-old. The event took place at the Olivos Golf Club (one of the most traditional and well-reputed golf courses in the country) under the medal play mode, 18 holes, 0-36 category, in which the best four net scores gained access to the final.
- Ford Brazil Wins “Company That Communicates Best with Journalists” Award
SÃO BERNARDO, Brazil - For the fourth consecutive year, Ford Brazil was named one of the companies that communicates best with journalists. Negócios da Comunicação magazine and the Centro de Estudos da Comunicação (CECOM – Center for Communications Studies) sponsored the award, which was based on opinions by journalists across various sectors in Brazil. The award ceremony was held on Sept. 16 in Sao Paulo with journalists, advertising agencies, businessmen, special guests and representatives from communications companies
- Ford Employees Mobilize For the 9th Global Week of Caring in South America
SÃO BERNARDO, Brazil - From September 6 to 14, Ford employees in Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela supported Ford Global Week of Caring through various activities.
- Ford is the Most Reliable Automaker According to Selecciones, Reader`s Digest Magazine
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Ford Argentina was awarded the first place of the 2014 Most Trusted Brands ranking in the category of vehicles and pick-ups companies, carried out by Selecciones, Reader's Digest magazine.