Archive for the ‘Future Vehicles’ Category
Ford Researching Autonomous Pizza Delivery
Well, this has us intrigued. And hungry. Ford is teaming up with Domino’s Pizza to research the possibility of one day having autonomous pizza delivery vehicles. Ford has long been at the forefront of researching self-driving vehicle technology, and they’re now expanding that research to include pizza delivery. So, as we wait for our pizza to arrive, let’s find out all we can about this new research. (more…)
New Ford F-150 Hybrid Release Date and Powertrain
Hybrid vehicles used to be known simply as small cars that got great gas mileage but didn’t have much in terms of horsepower and torque. But that’s all changing. And it’s changing rapidly. Hybrid powertrains have become much more advanced than they were in the early days, and more and more people are becoming fans of what they can do. And because of that, automakers like Ford are beginning to expand their hybrid offerings. And that includes hybrid versions of models you may not expect. Surprising to some, but perhaps not to others, Ford has announced it is working on a hybrid version of the F-150. We’ve still got a while to wait until that becomes a reality, but let’s find out all we can about the new Ford F-150 Hybrid. (more…)
Hybrid Versions of the Ford F-150 and Mustang Are Coming
If you look back on the history of the automotive industry, you’ll see a variety of phases that cars, trucks and SUVs have gone through. Most recently, a phase highlighting the importance of fuel efficiency, including the rise of the hybrid, has come to pass. And with the rise of the hybrid has come the rise of the fully-electric vehicle. No longer are electric vehicles tiny, impractical cars that have a better chance of leaving you stranded somewhere than they do getting you to your destination. Instead, they’re now viewed as the future of the industry. So much so, in fact, that Ford has announced numerous electrified vehicles it plans to introduce in the next five years, including hybrid versions of two of its most iconic vehicles – the F-150 and Mustang. (more…)
When will the Ford Ranger come back to the US?
Fans of the Ford Ranger will be excited to know that the truck will be making its triumphant return to the American market. So when will the Ford Ranger come back to the US? Rumor has it that the truck will be making its new debut for the 2019 model year. (more…)
2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Performance Features
Ford has proven that the F-150 can do no wrong. This truck is able to conquer any obstacle it faces. The latest challenge pitted the 2017 F-150 Raptor against the Mojave Desert. Ford has just released a series of videos documenting this victory. The 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor performance features set it apart from other off-road trucks. (more…)
Ladies and gentlemen, after a long-awaited and highly-anticipated return, the news as to will Ford ever bring back the Ford Bronco, we have an answer: No.
Unfortunately, for all of you Bronco fans, we are not expecting to see this legendary Ford icon anytime in the near future. That’s not to say it will never come back, but there will definitely not be a 2016 Ford Bronco, or definitely not a 2016 Ford SVT Bronco. (more…)
2016 Ford Bronco, it’s Engine and Specs
The rumor mill was working over time with fans of the Bronco getting excited about the 2016 Ford Bronco, it’s engine and specs. Ford has now officially declined that it will come into being, but then again, if we had asked them about the GT a few months ago they would have said that it didn’t exist either. So we remain hopeful as we think every fan is. (more…)
There Will be a New Ford GT Supercar
The GT is being revived for the upcoming Le Mans battle. Some may recall or know about the years from 1966 to 1969 when the GT took first in the Le Mans grueling 24 hour race for four consecutive years. The rumored GT will be in the same class as the Corvette, Ferrari 458 Italia and Porsche 911 to name a few. This is of course, if there will be a new Ford GT supercar. (more…)
Ford Concept Cars
Did you know Ford had a two wheel concept car back in 1961? Well they did and back then it probably seemed like it was the wave of the future. Now it might seem more nerdy or even flimsy. A thin tube of a car on a potentially wobbly pair of two wheels. The Ford concept cars of today look vastly different. They don’t significantly alter the look of how all other cars are like the one from back in the day, but they do create some excitement. (more…)
What Safety Features are Important in a Car?
If you haven’t heard of Ford’s new surveillance mode that is used on the police version of the Ford Taurus you probably aren’t alone. However, now that you have, you might think what safety features are important in a car? This particular feature lets officers know if someone is coming up from behind the vehicle. (more…)