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Ford Motor Company to Launch GT Replacement at 2015 Detroit Auto Show
Dec 19 14
Ford Motor Company is planning to launch the replacement for the GT at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, scheduled for next month. The vehicle will be competing at Le Mans in 2016. Ford is also launching several other new or updated models at the Detroit show.
Ford Motor Company Announces Executive Changes, Effective Jan. 1, 2015
Dec 12 14
Ford Motor Company announced the election of William E. Kennard to the company’s board of directors. Kennard’s appointment is effective Jan. 1, 2015. In addition, long-time company's board member Dr. Homer Neal has elected to leave the board, effective Dec. 31, 2014, after serving 18 years. Kennard, 57, is the former chairman of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and former U.S. Ambassador to the European Union. He currently is chairman and co-founder of Velocitas Partners LLC, and a member of the Operating Executive Board of Staple Street Capital. He serves on the boards of directors of AT&T Inc., MetLife and Duke Energy Corporation. Kennard will serve on the company's board of directors Nominating and Governance Committee.
Ford Cancels SKF Components Contract
Dec 4 14
Ford has cancelled a components contract with SKF, which could hit around 250 jobs at a South African forging company.
Ford Motor Co. Presents at Goldman Sachs Global Automotive, Dec-04-2014 10:00 AM
Dec 4 14
Ford Motor Co. Presents at Goldman Sachs Global Automotive, Dec-04-2014 10:00 AM. Venue: London, United Kingdom.
Ford Motor Company Announces US Sales Results for the Month and Year to Date Ended November 2014
Dec 2 14
Ford Motor Company announced US sales results for the month and year to date ended November 2014. The company reported that its U.S. sales totaled 187,000 vehicles in November, down 2% from a year ago. The overall sales decline was anticipated, as Ford manages its inventory levels as vehicle availability starts growing for the all-new Ford Mustang, F-150 and Transit models.
The company's year-to-date sales were 2,260,271 compared to 2,275,860 a year ago.