Strong Now--But Later?
- Names of the Game. // Bulletin with Newsweek;10/20/98, Vol. 117 Issue 6145, p48
Reports on the trend towards the acquisition of luxury car makers by mass producing automobile manufacturers in the late 1990s. Examples of merger such as that of Ford and Jaguar, General Motors and SAAB; BMW's acquisition of the Rover Group; Brand becoming a key differential in the automobile...
- VW sales slide steeply in Brazil. Evans, John // Automotive News Europe;2/9/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p4
Reports on the decline in the automobile sales of Volkswagen in Brazil in 2003. Percentage declines in automobile sales; Increase sales posted by Ford Motor Co.; Effects of the decision of Brazil's central bank to raise interest rates on the automobile industry in the country.
- Ford regains top import spot in Italy. Ciferri, Luca // Automotive News Europe;2/9/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p12
Reports that Ford Motor Co. has regained its position as Italy's top automobile importer. Automobiles sold by Ford in Italy; Sales of Opel in Italy; Predicted car sales in 2004.
- Kicking a virtual tire. Holstein, William J. // U.S. News & World Report;10/25/99, Vol. 127 Issue 16, p44
Looks at the popularity of purchasing a car using the Internet. Automotive manufacturers such as General Motors and Ford creating online commerce sites; The economic and cultural aspects of automotive Web sites; Assertion that a majority of car buyers still want to see and touch a new car...
- Europe almost at its peak. Wielgat, Andrea // Ward's Auto World;Dec97, Vol. 33 Issue 12, p63
Forecasts the growth of the European automobile industry in 1998. Expected increase in European sales; Reason for the projected increase; Why 1998 may be difficult for Ford Motor Co.; Projection on the performance of several European auto makers for 1998.
- Ford reaping solid profit. // Nashville Automotive Report;Aug2010, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p14
The article offers information on the business condition of automobile company Ford Motor Co. which is speculated to raise its profit in 2011 following the company's losses since 2008.
- Ford's new message: `Don't forget, world, we also make cars.' Connelly, Mary // Automotive News;8/4/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 5725, p32
Reports on the marketing by Ford Motor Co. of its automobiles and trucks with upgrades and revisions through the year 2001. The future products schedule to include Ford cars and trucks, and the Lincoln and Mercury brands; Vehicles to be added, dropped, or improved; Mention of Aspire,...
- Fordisms. Merx, Katie // Crain's Detroit Business;Summer2003 Supplement, Vol. 19 Issue 22, p5
The article focuses on the influence of automobile company Ford Motor Co. on the economy of Detroit, Michigan. Ford Motor Co. generates nearly 10 percent of Southeast Michigan's $197 billion economy, so it's no wonder that the region's well-being is heavily dependent on the automaker's financial...
- Blowing a hole... // New Zealand Company Vehicle;Oct/Nov2015, p2
An introduction is presented which discusses various reports within the issue on topics including total vehicle sales in New Zealand, number of passenger registration as of August 2014 and American automaker company Ford Motor Co.