The automaker had warned a global chip shortage would hit their profits especially hard, earning them low expectations on Wall Street. But that didn't happen.
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It's a big win for Ford, which has dived head-first into the electric vehicle market with announcements for some of its most iconic brands moving away from gas.
Excitement for the Ford Bronco has grown in recent months and more than 125,000 orders have already been placed for the utility vehicle.
Fill 'er up? Automakers are trying to cut charging times to something close to the five or 10 minutes of a conventional gasoline fill-up.
The company is recalling as many as 205,000 vehicles over an eight-year period due to problems with its transmission.
Ford announced it will spend billions on the technology to build electric vehicles as it believes 40% of its global sales will be battery-powered.
Detroit is making an investment into the people who didn't give up the city by building affordable housing units in the Corktown area thanks to a huge grant.
"If you lose power at home like the ice storms in Texas, the F-150 will power your house for day upon day," said Ford President and CEO Jim Farley. "It is all seamless and controlled through your phone on FordPass App."
Ford's new electric truck, the F-150 Lightning, will be revealed Wednesday night in Dearborn.
Despite CDC and Michigan HHS guidance, UAW workers can't take their masks off yet as the organization and Detroit's big three have said they will continue to require masks for now.
Ford Motor Co. will reveal the new electric F-150 Lightning in Dearborn on Wednesday night.
President Joe Biden visited Ford's Rouge Electric Vehicle Center on Tuesday to see the new F-150 Lightning
"I want (electric vehicles) built by American auto workers with good-paying jobs, and I want batteries that will go into those vehicles built right here in America, with good-paying union jobs - and that's what tomorrow's about," Rep. Debbie Dingell said.
Ford announced on Tuesday it will open a battery development center near Detroit by the end of 2021 as it plans to control the key technology for electric vehicles.
The Moderna vaccine will be available to employees at plants in Flat Rock, Dearborn, Ypsilanti, and Sterling Heights.
Ford found $100,000 in brand new, high-quality leather hidden in one of its facilities recently and opted to donate them to companies who can put them to good use.
Disruptions in the global supply chain are rippling into production as companies like Ford are producing unfinished vehicles that will be held in factories for weeks.
On Wednesday, Ford told its 30,000 employees that the auto manufacturer would allow workers to work from home indefinitely. They'll commute to work mainly for group meetings and projects best suited for face-to-face interaction.
After a Texas resident posted a photo of his F-150 helping him charge appliances and keeping his home warm, Ford asked dealers in the state to loan out the trucks to others struggling to stay warm.