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A BMW Engine In A Ford?

How Did a BMW Engine Find Its Way Into a Ford?   Unconventional solutions are required in a time of crisis and this is what resulted in a BMW engine being fitted into a Ford car. The story began in the 1970’s with the dramatically rising oil prices pushed up by producers that kept reducing the supply in the world market. The primary response of governments was to constrict local demand by introducing harsher standards for fuel economy.   A modern-day person can only imagine what kind of havoc this would have wreaked on the car manufacturing industry. At the...

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An Aluminum Ford Expedition?

Is An Aluminum Ford Expedition On The Way? The advantages of an aluminum architecture with anything from SUVs to Ford’s latest super duty trucks are abundantly clear. While towing capacities continue to increase within the class, fuel consumption also improves, due to the weight difference. We don’t underestimate it. The difference of hundreds of pounds of weight is immense, and due to the massive investment from Ford into stronger constructions, you don’t have to sacrifice durability. This is evidenced primarily by the Ford F150 that the 2015 Ford Expedition followed in terms of construction design. It’s been made abundantly...

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Got Torque? Check Out How The 2017 Raptor Out-Torques The Most Recent GT

The New Raptor Out Torques The Last Ford GT Supercar When we think of the Ford Raptor, it’s already a magnificently impressive machine. In previous years, it’s been capable of ploughing through the toughest of terrain, no matter whether you’re looking for fun or utility. However, Ford has also been known for amazing super sports cars, like the Ford GT. According to their executive, who spoke nearly two years ago of the Ford Raptor’s latest enhancements, there are some big changes ahead. We’ll use the GT for comparison. A Look at the Engines The 2017 Ford Raptor is set...

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Remember When The New Ford Bronco Was Just A Rumor?

Report Revisited… Will The Ford Bronco Make A Comeback?   We’re revisiting one of our old pieces here since we recently learned that the Ford Bronco will be returning to the road.   At one point, the Ford Bronco return was just a rumor.   We really wanted it to be true, but no one knew for sure at the time.   Well…   That all changed and it’s fun to take a look back to the time when the Bronco was still just a hope.   So…   Without further delay, here’s one of our older pieces…  ...

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Ford To Protect Us From… Spiders?

Ford Wants To Keep You Safe…From Arachnids!   Have you ever found a spider in your car?   If you have, it’s usually a tense experience. There’s not a lot of room to maneuver when you encounter an eight-legged super beast.   Or better yet, you get in your car and find a web…but where’s the spider?   You know she’s lurking nearby ready to scramble up your arm…   Okay, enough of the scary stuff. Ford did this a while back, but we just learned about it and thought we’d share.   Ford wants your driving to be...

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