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News from North American Auto Show

News from North American Auto Show

On the North American International Auto Show in Detroit a lot of new SUV’s and trucks are presented. The word ‘Trucks’ is used mainly for pickup trucks, but they are the closest thing to real trucks as far as I’m concerned. Here you see the new Hyundai Santa Cruz  in pickup layout. Looking very good if you…Continue Reading

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New Ford F150: Downsizing

Ford just introduced the new F150 pickup truck on the Detroit Motor Show. The F150 is an important truck for Ford. Over the last 32 years this model is the most popular car in the USA. In record breaking years Ford produced up to one million of them in a year, and that makes the…Continue Reading

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New Ford Cargo 'Light' for Brazil

Ford will be introducing two new lightweight models of the Cargo at the commercial motor show Fenatran in Brazil. The Cargo – 816 and 1119 are restyled with a new grille, headlights and bumper. Also there is a new steering wheel and dashboard with trip computer, power windows and seats with air suspension. The new Ford Cargo 816…Continue Reading

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Light weight Ford F150

Ford is working on a new F150 pickup truck for 2015, and it is going to be a ‘light’ vehicle. The Ford F150 is still the most sold vehicle on the North American market and Ford is now trying to improve fuel economy. Therefore the company is working with aluminium and smaller engines. Word is…Continue Reading

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Extra heavy duty Ford for Brazil

Ford has introduced an extra heavy duty version of the new Cargo for the Brazilian market. The truck has a capacity of 54 ton. With this truck, Ford will begin to compete in the extra heavy-duty segment, which is new for the brand, and will complement its commercial vehicle lineup – already one of Brazil’s…Continue Reading

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New Ford Transit Courier

Last week Ford showed the new Transit Courier on the CV show in Birmingham. The new van is going on sale next year. There are different petrol and diesel engines like 75, 95 or 99 Hp versions of the one-liter Ecoboost diesel engine.Continue Reading

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New vans in Geneva

The Geneva Motor Show features, apart from some exotic supercars, also a number of new vans. Showing in this picture is the passenger car version of the new Ford Courier, Fords small van which will be positioned under the next generation Transit Connect. Pictures of this new Transit Connect do not circulate, so please send…Continue Reading

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New Cargo 1846T on the road

Last year Ford Otosan presented the new Cargo 1846T. The new truck was suprisingly enough one of the contenders in the European Truck of the Year competition, but as we know the Iveco Hi-Way won. Now the first trucks are out on the road and the Turkisch people can get used to the new looks…Continue Reading

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Turkish Ford trucks

Now here is a nice photo of the new Turkish Ford trucks that were released earlyer this year. Ford says they also have ambitions for the European market but there is no sign of a Euro 6 engine yet, so that could take some time.Continue Reading

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