The History of the Ford Flex

Ford Flex history

When the Ford Flex first rolled off assembly lines in 2008, it turned heads with its bold, boxy exterior that harkened back to the station wagons of yesteryear. Yet this was no wood-paneled family truckster—the Flex brought style, technology, and efficiency to the crossover segment. During its decade-long lifespan, the … Read more

2024 Ford Bronco Review

2024 Ford Bronco review

25 years following its discontinuation, the Ford Bronco made a highly anticipated comeback in 2021, reigniting excitement among enthusiasts. As a classic SUV, it directly rivals the Jeep Wrangler, offering similar features such as two- and four-door choices, removable doors, and an optional soft top. Now in its fourth year, … Read more

2023 Ford Maverick Tremor Review

2023 Ford Maverick front

The compact pickup designed to tackle tough terrains without breaking the bank. In 2022, Ford brought the Maverick name back to life, reigniting the compact pickup segment in the process, a move that was met with enthusiastic customer response. Shunning the body-on-frame approach used in the midsize Ranger and the … Read more

Refreshed SUV: 2022 Ford Expedition

2022 Ford Expedition review

Full-size sport utility vehicles remain a popular choice for large families, businesses, and sporting enthusiasts. New or updated models from Jeep and Toyota give consumers much to consider, along with mainstay versions from Ford and GM. For 2022, the Ford Expedition receives a styling update along with tech and performance … Read more

About the Ford Mustang Mach-E Stop Sell Order

Ford Mustang Mach-E

A pending recall for the Ford Mustang Mach-E. This week, the Ford Motor Company ordered dealers to stop selling the Ford Mustang Mach-E electric vehicle. The order follows the recognition that a safety defect might make cars immobile. Currently, 49,000 vehicles are covered and will likely face a recall. Mach-E … Read more

Automakers Seek EV Tax Credit Expansion

If you’re a builder of an electric vehicle, one of the selling points is a federal tax credit of up to $7,500 available to most buyers. The credit saves customers money on their taxes, effectively reducing their ownership costs. Plug-In Electric Drive Vehicle Credit Available for applicable vehicles purchased after … Read more

Money-Losing Rivian Steadily Builds Production

Rivian trucks

The upcoming Rivian R1S is delayed; investors write down losses. Rivian was the darling of the electric pickup truck market, that is until the Ford F-150 Lightning arrived. The Normal, Illinois-based manufacturer of all-electric vehicles enjoys financial backing from Amazon, Ford, and T. Rowe Price. But the company is bleeding … Read more

2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Facts (By the Numbers)

2022 Ford Bronco Raptor facts

Ford fans love their Raptors, with high-performance F-150 and Ranger models to play. A third model, the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor arrives this summer, pushing the off-road antics ever higher. Of the three, we expect that the Bronco Raptor will be the top pick for trail crunching. By the Numbers … Read more

Why The Ford Coyote Engine Is So Great (But Flawed)

2019 Mustang coyote engine

When the 5.0 Coyote engine was designed it was manufactured with a new cylinder head. This first-generation Coyote engine was made from 2011 through 2014. It was used in Mustang GT and F-150 pickup trucks. As for performance, the intake and exhaust lobes of the camshaft moved in unison, so … Read more