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Ford E-Bike Concept

Ford quietly unveiled its electric bicycle concept, aptly called the E-Bike, at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. A 340Wh lithium-ion battery pack powers a 350W electric motor concealed in the front wheel hub, propelling the lightweight carbon fiber and aluminum frame up to 85km on a full … READ MORE

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Vaughn Gittin Jr. x Team Need For Speed – The Making Of Ford Mustang RTR-X

Inklings of this project first appeared in 2009 when pro-drift racer Vaughn Gittin Jr. helped with the introduction of the Ford Mustang RTR. Then, the opportunity presented itself in the form of Gittin Jr.’s long time sponsor, Team Need For Speed, wanting to build an one-off vehicle … READ MORE

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Ford EVOS Concept – Plug-In Hybrid Design Study

Things are looking up at Ford. Under the guidance of CEO Alan Mulally, the former Boeing exec with a knack of turning corporation around, Ford reported a profit of $2.7 billion dollars in 2009, the first profitable year after a four-year slump. With its finance in order, … READ MORE

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DC x Ken Block – Gymkhana FOUR: Hollywood Megamercial | Video

DC Shoes co-founder Ken Block is well known for making a grand entrance though there’s never been something this epic before. In part to the introduction of his newest Gymkhana FOUR, a heavily modified Ford Fiesta aptly called Hybrid Function Hoon Vehicle (H.F.H.V.), Ken Block and DC … READ MORE

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Ken Block x Ford – Hybrid Function Hoon Vehicle (H.F.H.V.)

Ken Block is making noise again, figuratively speaking and literally speaking, with his newest weapon in his automotive arsenal. The Hybrid Function Hoon Vehicle, aka H.F.H.V., is a unique race car built by Ford Fiesta to facilitate for Ken Block’s versatile racing discipline. Block can now attack … READ MORE

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Ford Transit Connect – Newly Approved NYC Taxi

Earlier this year,  the Nissan NV2000 was given the nod to take over the Ford Crown Victoria as the next official NYC taxi cab, beating out the Ford Transit Connect and the Turkish Delight Karsan V1, the winner of an informal poll among New Yorkers. However, just as … READ MORE

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Ford Interceptor Concepts | To Star In Mad Max 4: Fury Road

If a car can “steal” a scene from the hottest woman alive, then that honor goes to Barricade, the Decepticon enforcer in the Transformers trilogy. But the modified 2008 Ford Mustang Saleen will not have that title for long. Details are a plenty on the upcoming Mad … READ MORE

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Ward’s 10 Best Car Interiors

Ward’s Automotive Magazine has been rating the top car interiors since before 2005, and now the 10 Best Car Interiors for 2011, as ranked by the automotive data analyzer. This isn’t just a line up of the most opulent – Range Rover, Jaguar, Aston Martin, etc – … READ MORE

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Dodge Vankat – The Ultimate Blizzard Vehicle

If you’re like most people along the East Coast of the US, it’s a snow day today. And if school wasn’t canceled, or you aren’t working from home, traveling is a definite gamble. One option to make travel through snowy terrain a cinch is this mash-up vehicle, … READ MORE

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Ford – Fiesta R2 Rally Kit

Think Ford Fiesta is all cute songs, city streets and 40 HWY MPG? Let’s take everything back to Ken Block’s Gymkhana 3 video, where he pushed the Ford Fiesta rally car to the limit (of which the Youtube sensation of a video could really be a legitimate … READ MORE

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Ford Shelby – 2011 GT500 Super Snake

The epitome of American muscle is possibly the new 2011 Ford Shelby GT500 Super Snake which packs 800 horse power under the hood. Thanks to the Shelby/Ford Racing supercharger, Borla exhaust system and other performance modifications, this vehicle can be a collector’s dream. Only 1000 vehicles will … READ MORE