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Ford’s big charger network for its 2020 electric SUV isn’t what it sounds like

Ford’s big charger network for its 2020 electric SUV isn’t what it sounds like

Ford may not have its all-electric Mustang inspired SUV on dealer forecourts yet, but it's already promising a big charging network for drivers to access when they're on the road. The automaker will provide drivers of its EVs with access to the FordPass Charging Network, more than 12,000 locations to top up their cars. Don't, however, assume that Ford is getting into the Supercharger business.

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2020 Ford Super Duty can tow up to 24,200 pounds

2020 Ford Super Duty can tow up to 24,200 pounds

Ford has announced the towing and payload specifications of the 2020 Ford Super Duty line of trucks. The towing and payload specifications are impressive. The Super Duty line will be available with a 6.7-liter Power Stroke diesel V8 or the new 7.3-liter gas V8 in addition to the standard 6.2-liter gas V8.

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Watch Ford’s Mustang-inspired electric SUV go track and ice wild

Watch Ford’s Mustang-inspired electric SUV go track and ice wild

Ford is teasing its "Mustang-inspired" all-electric SUV, previewing just how much fun it expects owners of the upcoming EV to be having when the car arrives next year. The automaker has played details of the new electric utility fairly close to its chest so far, and indeed this is the first time we've seen the prototype in action.

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Ford says Co-Pilot360 System could silence backseat drivers

Ford says Co-Pilot360 System could silence backseat drivers

Backseat drivers are annoying for everyone inside the car and take the fun out of trips. Some backseat drivers constantly tell the driver where to go and what to do out of fear that the driver will make a mistake. Ford has a suite of driver assistance technologies called Co-Pilot360 that it says can quiet nagging backseat drivers and help drivers navigate with more confidence.

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2020 Mustang Shelby GT350R borrows some GT500 engineering

2020 Mustang Shelby GT350R borrows some GT500 engineering

Ford's beastly 2020 Shelby GT500 hasn't even made it to dealership forecourts yet, but it's already donating performance tech to its more affordable 2020 Mustang Shelby GT350R sibling. Revealed today, the updated GT350R cherry-picks some of the GT500's engineering to make it more enthusiast-friendly on the road, as well as on the track.

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MyFord Touch lawsuit settlement doles out $17 million

MyFord Touch lawsuit settlement doles out $17 million

Attorneys overseeing the MyFord Touch class-action lawsuit against Ford have announced that the automaker has settled the class action with a pool of $17 million to pay owners. Owners or lessees of new or used vehicles equipped with MyFord Touch who acquired the vehicles from a Ford dealer before August 9, 2013, have until September 20, 2019, to file a claim.

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This trick transmission keeps the 2020 Shelby GT500’s 760hp in check

This trick transmission keeps the 2020 Shelby GT500’s 760hp in check

The 2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 may not have a manual gearbox option, but the automaker is hoping its trick new 7-speed dual-clutch transmission will scratch that enthusiast itch anyway. The 760 horsepower coupe isn't expected to hit dealership forecourts until Fall 2019, but Ford can't help but drip out some of the most teasing details ahead of the order books opening.

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Ford’s new 7.3-liter Super Duty truck V8 rated best-in-class

Ford’s new 7.3-liter Super Duty truck V8 rated best-in-class

Ford said when it announced the 2020 Super Duty trucks that the trucks would be getting a new gas V8 as an option in some models. The new V8 is the 7.3-liter "Godzilla" engine, and while Ford was mum about the details of that engine when it first talked about the new engine, the details have now been unveiled. Ford says that the all-new 7.3-liter gas V8 engine cranks out the best-in-class horsepower and torque ratings for gas engines.

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Ford just bought its autonomous car plans a huge advantage

Ford just bought its autonomous car plans a huge advantage

Ford is about to give its autonomous vehicles a whole new playground to test their driverless tech in, as it snaps up a simulation specialist already building virtual worlds for futuristic vehicles. The American automaker has acquired Quantum Signal, a Michigan firm which develops testing, algorithm, and military remote control software for autonomous platforms.

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Ford Europe launches Mustang55 to celebrate the pony car’s birthday

Ford Europe launches Mustang55 to celebrate the pony car’s birthday

This year marks the 55th birthday of the Ford Mustang in Europe and to celebrate Ford Europe has a new special edition of the car. The special edition is called the Ford Mustang55 and is based on the Mustang GT with a 5.0-liter V8 engine.

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Ford F-150 EV prototype tows a million pounds

Ford F-150 EV prototype tows a million pounds

The automotive market continues to march towards EVs and hybrids to meet increasing emissions and efficiency goals globally. Big vehicles like trucks and SUVs are some of the segments where electrification can have the most significant impact. Ford has been clear that it is working on electrified versions of its vehicles and that while some will only see hybrid models, others will go full electric.

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Ford and Roush create Old Crow Mustang for charity

Ford and Roush create Old Crow Mustang for charity

Roush and Ford have teamed up to make a one of a kind Ford Mustang GT that is to pay homage to U.S. Army Air Force Col. Bud Anderson. Anderson is a WWII triple ace pilot and flew the P-51 Mustang in combat that was called "Old Crow." The Mustang that Ford and Roush created has a livery that is based on the livery that the P-51 wore during WWII.

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