2014 Ford Fiesta was recently spotted testing in Chennai where it wore a Copper Pulse exterior colour, the same colour as was seen on the model on display at 2014 Auto Expo. This Copper Pulse colour is a new colour being offered on the facelift and was not seen on earlier editions of Fiesta.
Betting big on the Indian car market, Ford Motor Company unveiled a host of new cars at last monthâ€™s Delhi Auto Expo. The mid sized Fiesta sedan facelift, compact sedan Figo, Ecosport with sunroof, Figo hatchback, premium SUV Endeavour and the Classic sedan were all in attendance at the Ford pavilion at Auto Expo in February.
Ernesto Freitas is a doting father who has stepped over the limits to pander to the desires of his son. Freitas senior has presented his son with a brilliant red colored Shelby Cobra roadster toy car that is fitted with a 7 hp, 50cc petrol engine with an electric starter.
Ford Motor Co has decided to switch operating systems, dropping Microsoft Windows based system called Sync, for the operating system designed by BlackBerry subsidiary – QNX. Ford were the pioneers in the field of in-car connectivity, but recently ran into troubles, mostly due to their touch-screen system called MyFord Touch associated with SYNC, their in-car connectivity solution developed in association with Microsoft.
â€śNeed for Speedâ€ť film premieres on March 14. Ford Mustang Hero car featured in the movie will be offered at no reserve at at Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction, and proceeds will benefit Henry Ford Health System that works to improve health and well-being of a diverse community.
At the EcoSport LIVE! campaign in Barcelona, Ford has announced new apps for their Sync Applink. These new apps are Parkopedia and AUPEO! The former being a parking app, will enable drivers to search 15 million parking spaces across Europe, while the latter being a radio app, will give drivers the ability to voice control their favourite music from more than 200 curated European radio stations.
Ford Indiaâ€™s EcoSport has met with resounding success with 60,000+ bookings since launch. But with demand far exceeding supply, Ford India is struggling to keep their customers happy. In order to meet the growing demand, Ford will soon introduce 24-hour work shifts at the car manufacturing plant in Chennai.
Ford is making a contribution for ÂŁ322,000 for a new University Technical College. This is for students aged 14-19 studying engineering and design. East London University Technical College, ELUTEC foundation was laid at the site today, and is located on the Centre for Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence (CEME) campus in Rainham, Essex.