<br/>A Ford Mustang (L) and a Focus ST (R) are seen at the Ford display area in the course of the press preview day of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Michigan January 14, 2014. DETROIT Ford Motor Co (F.N) on Wednesday will begin constructing its medium-obligation F-650 and F-750 business vans at a Cleveland-area plant, shifting production out of Mexico for the primary time. Ford is currently in negotiations with the UAW for a brand new nationwide contract affecting about fifty two,300 workers. Simply earlier than these talks began final month, Ford announced it could transfer manufacturing of small vehicles Focus and C-Max from a plant in Wayne, Michigan. The business vehicles from 2000 till earlier this yr had been constructed by a three way partnership of Ford and Navistar Worldwide Corp (NAV.N) referred to as Blue Diamond in Escobedo, Mexico.<br/><br/>Mazda's refresh of the BT-50 coincides with the latest refresh of the Ford Ranger. Though even the elective 5-cylinder will not be capable of compete with the U.S.-spec 2.eight-liter Duramax four-cylinder turbodiesel headed for the 2016 Chevy Colorado in terms of outright horsepower and torque, it is nonetheless a workhorse. In light of all this, it's fascinating to know that Ford and Mazda still produce copycat variations of the identical mid-dimension pickup truck as the 2 had earlier than here in the U.S. Nonetheless, Individuals shouldn't count on to see Mazda import the BT-50 any more than Ford importing the Ranger.<br/><br/>Many Portland area residents have found that the Ford Fusion Hybrid exceeds their expectations with new know-how just like the Lively Grille Shutters that assist to facilitate the incredible MPG. Quickly after Ford took off from Santa Monica Municipal Airport close to Los Angeles, he radioed that the only engine of his 1942 Ryan Aeronautical ST3KR stopped working and he was going to make an instantaneous return.<br/><br/>SHANGHAI Ford Motor Co (F.N) stated on Monday it would invest 11.four billion yuan ($1.8 billion) over the following five years to expand research and growth in China, the most recent effort by the U.S. carmaker to secure a larger slice of the world's greatest auto market. Ford has rapidly gained market share over the previous few years at primarily the expense of Japanese rivals, helped by its efforts to incorporate Chinese language shopper tastes in its vehicles offered within the nation.<br/><br/>The 2016 mannequin 12 months trucks go on sale later this summer time, which is just a few months later than Ford had introduced when it first introduced the shift of production to Ohio in March 2014. For each F-650 or F-750 truck sold to a fleet purchaser, one other six Ford vehicles are additionally bought 2016 ford s max to the identical buyer, mentioned Mike Levine, Ford truck spokesman. Ford did not say the place it will build the next-generation Focus and C-Max for the U.S. market. The listing of standard options on the 2016 Maxima SL beats these of the competition.