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Ford Offers Opportunity For Apprenticeships And Jobs In Detroit


Since June, Ford launched a new program alongside of local trade unions, the city of Detroit, and Ford’s lead contractors RAM and Christman-Brinker. The goal of this program is to ensure those seniors and recent graduates of vocational skills schools in the area can get the necessary apprenticeships to continue their career-long journey.


The program offered this opportunity to 12 high school students, and future plans have it growing to as many as 40 as it finds more momentum. Participants are paid hourly and get the benefits of direct mentorship from current professionals in the field. The hope is…

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Ford Aims High With Future Michigan Research Campus

Ford is taking concrete steps forward at continuing its history of innovation and research in the automotive industry. Ford has announced that it plans on rebuilding the Research & Engineering Center near Dearborn into a new vision for future advancement. The new campus would feature housing for employees, high-tech mobility options, and a walk-able campus.


“From the Rouge to Highland Park in Detroit to Dagenham in the U.K., Ford has leveraged innovative workspaces and facilities to inspire our teams to invent the future,” said Ford President and CEO Jim Hackett. “Our vision for our Dearborn Research & Engineering campus – and our…

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Ford Gives You The Info You Need With Truck Life Video Series


Ford is embracing all of the hard work truck drivers do with the “Truck Life” video series. With videos on how to change a tire, start a grille, clean a fish, and start a fire, Ford wants to be sure you know how to do all of the stuff you need and want to do. 


When you drive a Ford Truck, you have a certain level of expectations for getting things done right. Thanks to these handy guides, you can be that much more confident every time something needs done.


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The Next Generation of Mustang Is More Agile & Lighter Than Ever


The 2020 Mustang lineup is shaping up to be the highest performance model ever. Leading the pack is the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT350R, which borrows from some of the other models, and combines features and looks to make a wholly unique experience.


Some of the new features taken from the all-new Shelby GT500 include a freshly rebuilt front suspension geometry and high-trail steering knuckle leverage. This wasn’t simply a matter of taking parts of one and plugging it in somewhere else though. In the Shelby GT350R, the steering rack is brand-new and electric power steering control has been recalibrated…

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Ford Teams Up With Heroes to Hives!

 

Adam Ingrao comes from a military family. He enlisted just like his father did before him and his grandfather. Ingrao’s military career ended abruptly though, and reacclimating into civilian life proved difficult. Interestingly, he found peace and solace in an interesting place: with honeybees.

 

It was in 2015 when Ingao started a therapeutic beekeeping program with only five other veterans...

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Great Technology for Travel in the Ford Ranger Truck

The Ford Ranger has reliable technology to guide you on local roads and unfamiliar trails in Comstock. Available in three models at Autosaver Ford, this mid-size pickup truck boasts the SYNC infotainment platform with the AppLink portal. You can gently pinch the 8-inch LCD touch screen to access the signature applications for travel-related purposes. The GPS navigation system is supplemented by Google Maps and other digital maps that are provided by Android Auto or Apple CarPlay.

The front passenger and rear passengers could connect their mobile phones to the FordPass Connect hotspot

 

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Overview of the Ford Edge ST

There are four trim levels for the Ford Edge, a sport utility vehicle designed to tackle both paved and unpaved roads with style. The ST is the performance model, adding a beefy, turbocharged engine and plenty of torque for drivers that demand more from their vehicle.

Commanding 335 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque, the Edge ST doesn't balk at accelerating, even at highway speeds. It achieves a zero to 60 mile-per-hour acceleration rate in just under six seconds. Towing up to 3,500 pounds with ease...
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Simple Tips for Checking Your Tires

Proper tire pressure and tread are important for giving your car traction and improving your gas mileage. Two simple routine inspections of your tires can extend the life of your tires and help you get to your destination safely.

Tire pressure should be checked regularly with a pressure gauge. The pressure should be kept at the manufacturer’s recommended level, which is found in the owner’s manual for your vehicle.

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What is Brake Fluid?

Brake fluid is a hydraulic fluid that runs through the brake lines as you press the brake pedal. It serves as both a lubricant for the brake system and as a means to maintain a constant temperature of the components when braking.

As you press down on the brake pedal, the fluid is pushed through the lines into the brake cylinder, which then compresses a piston. 

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