Tag: Ford Motor Company

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Ford Teams Up With GE, 3M, UAW to Mass Produce Medical Equipment

Ford Teams Up With GE, 3M, UAW to Mass Produce Medical Equipment

This large partnership will speed up production of respirators, ventilators and face shields. Reminiscent of World War II, the automotive manufacturing industry has screeched to a halt. But the massive factories do not lie dormant. In 1942, car factories switched over to producing exclusively war vehicles and equipment. Now in 2020, we are fighting a...

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The Unsung Le Mans Victory: Ford (V8) v Ferrari (V12) – The Dyno Heard Round the World

The Unsung Le Mans Victory: Ford (V8) v Ferrari (V12) – The Dyno Heard Round the World

It’s easy to get excited about the race of Ford’s epic victory over Ferrari in 1966. But there’s one man on Henry Ford’s GT40 development team who was not surprised by the win. Editor’s Note: “The Movie” (as it has come to be known of late) “Ford v Ferrari” has stirred up a full-strength cyclone of both interest...

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THE FORD THAT BEAT FERRARI … A Racing History of the GT40

THE FORD THAT BEAT FERRARI … A Racing History of the GT40

LACar BOOK RECOMMENDATION: THE FORD That Beat FERRARI A Racing History of the GT40 By John S. Allen and Gordon J. JonesForeword by Jacky Ickx• Publication: September 2019• ERVO Publishing• UK price: £90.00 US price $120.00• ISBN: 978-1-910505-47-2• Format: 280 x 230mm 11.25 x 8.25in• Hardback 496 pages• 850 photos color and b/w This new...

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holoride, Universal Pictures and Ford Debut the First In-Car, Public VR Experience

holoride, the company advancing the future of in-vehicle entertainment, today announced it is partnering with Ford Motor Company and Universal Pictures to create a complimentary in-car virtual reality experience that will be offered to guests for a limited time beginning October 14 through select dates until November 9. Powered by technology from holoride, and set...

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Petersen Automotive Museum Is Auctioning A Remaining Ford GT

At its 25th anniversary gala on Saturday, October 5, 2019, the Petersen Automotive Museum will auction off one of the last public allocations for a new Ford GT. Because the Ford GT is one of the rarest supercars of the modern era with only 1,350 allocations total, this auction represents a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for the winning bidder to obtain the car in any...

 

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