Nov 01, 2012 11:26 EDT
Ford said Thursday that Alan Mulally will remain as president and chief executive through at least 2014, as Americas chief Mark Fields was promoted to chief operating officer, putting him in line to succeed Mullaly.
Apr 27, 2012 09:10 EDT
Foreign carmakers in China say Beijing is pressuring them to produce dedicated new brands so their local partners can gain technical know-how, but experts warn the strategy could backfire.
Apr 25, 2012 07:02 EDT
Automakers are rushing to cash in on China's growing passion for SUVs, with sales up five-fold in the last half-decade, as increasingly affluent urban consumers seek to showcase their wealth.
Apr 23, 2012 05:48 EDT
Major carmakers gathered in Beijing Monday for China's leading auto show, seeking an edge in the world's largest automobile market after a sharp slowdown in growth.
Feb 09, 2012 12:29 EST
(Reuters) - Two top Ford Motor Co <F.N> executives who helped steer the U.S. automaker through the financial crisis will retire by April 1, thinning the ranks of likely candidates to replace Chief Executive Alan Mulally in coming years.
Feb 09, 2012 10:23 EST
(Reuters) - Two top Ford Motor Co <F.N> executives who helped steer the U.S. automaker through the financial crisis will retire by April 1, thinning the ranks of potential candidates who could replace Chief Executive Alan Mulally in coming years.
Dec 06, 2011 20:11 EST
DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co <F.N> has begun considering successors for Alan Mulally, the chief executive credited with turning around the No. 2 U.S. automaker over the past five years, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.
Dec 06, 2011 09:57 EST
DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co has begun considering successors for Alan Mulally, the chief executive credited with turning around the No. 2 U.S. automaker over the past five years, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.
Oct 06, 2011 19:48 EDT
DETROIT (Reuters) - Just as the Ranger rides into the sunset in the United States, the importance of Ford Motor Co's <F.N> compact pickup truck is rising in the rest of the world.
Sep 29, 2011 05:22 EDT
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co <F.N> on Thursday stuck to its target of adding 7,000 jobs in the United States over the next two years, saying it sees an economic expansion there and not a double-dip recession.
Sep 06, 2011 10:44 EDT
US auto giant Ford has started construction on a $1 billion manufacturing and engineering complex in India as it bets on the country to help drive global growth, a company statement said on Tuesday.
Jul 31, 2011 14:11 EDT
Ford Motor Co was slow out of the starting gate in Asia but now the number two US automaker is betting big on the region to drive global growth, says its Asia-Pacific chief.
Jul 28, 2011 05:47 EDT
US auto giant Ford said Thursday it would invest $1 billion to build a second vehicle assembly and engine plant in India as it ramps up production to exploit the country's burgeoning car market.
Jun 16, 2011 18:32 EDT
DETROIT (Reuters) - The head of Ford Motor Co <F.N> operations in Asia said on Thursday that the company will meet its ambitious goals for growth in China and India by greatly expanding its product offerings.
Jun 03, 2011 16:49 EDT
MACKINAC ISLAND, Michigan (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co <F.N> Executive Chairman Bill Ford said on Friday it is likely that the company will look inside its own ranks for the successor to Chief Executive Alan Mulally, whenever Mulally decides to leave.
Apr 20, 2011 03:45 EDT
Japan's earthquake and tsunami disasters have cast a pall over the Shanghai auto show, where industry heavyweights are fretting over just how long the resulting supply disruptions will last.
Apr 19, 2011 16:38 EDT
Foreign and Chinese carmakers unveiled plans on Tuesday to ratchet up investment and introduce new models in China as Shanghai's auto show opened with all eyes on the world's largest car market.
Apr 18, 2011 06:40 EDT
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Global auto makers and their Chinese partners are rolling out dedicated local brands and targeting buyers in smaller towns and cities as growth in the world's largest auto market slows from its breakneck pace.
Jan 07, 2011 16:57 EST
DETROIT (Reuters) - Bill Ford Jr. just can't let the good times roll. In late December, Ford, 53, was on a family ski vacation in Colorado but found himself unable to put aside dark visions of how too much success could lead to the next crisis for the auto industry.
Jan 07, 2011 02:21 EST
US automaker Ford said Friday that its sales in China, the world's biggest vehicle market, soared 40 percent year-on-year in 2010 to an annual record of 582,467 units.