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January 25, 2021  

Plant’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

Ford has completely re-designed their F-150 for 2021, and

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October 25, 2017  

Ford recalls big vans and F-150 trucks; van wiring issue led to fires

Recall covers 73,443 Ford Transit vans from 2015 through 2017 that have a trailer tow computer module.

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April 12, 2016  

Ford F-150 gets highest rating in new insurance crash tests

Aluminum rocker panels on the sides that help absorb energy from a crash.

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July 29, 2015  

Ford Super Crew F-150 gets top crash test results

But Insurance industry says Super Cab version did poorly in a small front overlap test, aluminum parts repairs cost 26% more.

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January 17, 2014  

Transportation sector is helping to support aluminum demand

New F-150 truck and CSeries aircraft cited by Rio Tinto Alcan.

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August 7, 2013  

Ford adds green to F-150 using plastic reinforced with rice hulls

Replaces a talc-based reinforcement in a polypropylene composite used in an electrical harness.

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August 2, 2013  

Big July for Chrysler as it tops Canadian auto sales

Ford sells nearly 194,000 vehicles in the US, led by the F-Series pickup.