2017 Ford Focus RS: Going Above 350hp On RS500


   Ford Performance is on a serious roll right now. The global Ford Mustang is a massive hit, the Ford F-150 Raptor has been turning heads, the Ford GT is shaking up the super car market, and the Ford Focus RS is coming to the US for the first time. Rated at a revised output…

Mickey Thompson, ROUSH Performance Partner on 2016 Ford F-150


Mickey Thompson, ROUSH Performance Partner on 2016 Ford F-150 | Off-Road.com Blog Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels has collaborated with ROUSH Performance once again to create a one-of-a-kind 2016 Ford F-150. The 2016 ROUSH F-150 features a set of unique ROUSH-M/T Metal Series 20-inch wheels and Mickey Thompson Baja ATZP3 all-terrain tires. This addition…

Uber Jumps Into the Self-Driving Wars With a Ford Fusion


The ride-hailing giant is about to start testing its own self-driving technology, with a Ford Fusion test car. How does Uber’s effort stack up to rivals’?    UBER’S NEW SELF-DRIVING TEST CAR IS A HYBRID FORD FUSION. IT’LL START TESTING ON PUBLIC ROADS IN PITTSBURGH, THE RIDE-HAILING COMPANY SAID THIS WEEK. IMAGE SOURCE: UBER It’s…

Review: Luxury name of game in Ford Explorer Platinum model


BASE PRICE: $31,050 for base model; $33,050 for base model with 4WD; $33,400 for XLT; $35,400 for XLT 4WD; $41,300 for Limited; $43,300 for Limited 4WD; $43,500 for Sport; $52,970 for Platinum. Ford’s long-running Explorer SUV goes upscale in a big way with the new-for-2016 Platinum model that rivals traditional luxury SUVs with its numerous…

Ford F-150 Raptor vs Nissan Titan Warrior: Looking Into A Mirror


Let’s face it, the Raptor is sexy in a way that the handsome, but comparatively staid Titan just can’t quite match. It did felt like we were looking into the mirror when both these models were on display at the Detroit Auto Show. Both Ford and Nissan decided to show off their Ford F-150 Raptor…

Ford Escape gets major makeover for 2017


SUV/CUVs now make up one third of vehicle sales in Canada and the U.S., which Ford expects to grow to 40 per cent by 2020.   Smart styling, lusty engines and good highway fuel economy. The new Ford SYNC 3 system that takes connectivity up to the next level. In the high stakes of the compact…

‘Drive4UrSchool’ raises $6,000 for high school’s DECA


   For each free test drive of a Ford vehicle on Saturday, Wareham’s DECA program received $20 during the Drive4UrSchool program.The goal was to get 300 participants, and by the second hour, there were already 150 people that signed up to take vehicles out for a spin. “We’ll have over that,” said Mike Cali, one…