Ford Mustang has been the best-selling sports car in the United States over the last 50 years, and now, thanks to growth in international markets, the iconic pony car is the most popular sports car in the world, according to Ford analysis of IHS Markit new vehicle registration data in the sports car segment.
Mustang expanded its sales lead in 2016 as the world’s best-selling sports car with more than 150,000 Mustangs sold, according to IHS Markit new vehicle registration data. Overall global sales increased six per cent over 2015, fuelled by international market growth up 101 per cent with almost 45,000 Mustang vehicles sold outside the United States.
Ford Middle East and Africa today announces the appointment of Katie Dove, to the position of Director of Communications, based in Dubai.
Dove, who takes up her new role effective April 16, 2017, joins from Motorola Mobility where she served as communications director for the Europe-Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and Asia-Pacific regions.
Guaranteed to strike fear into any parent, the phrase “I feel sick!” will be dreaded and chorused in cars across the Middle East on any family road trip.
Stop-start traffic and winding roads inevitably worsen a condition that afflicts two-thirds of us at some point, is most prevalent in passengers, especially children and teenagers, and is made worse by sitting in the back, head down playing video games or watching movies.
In new research carried out by Ford, with the help of motion sickness experts, passengers who stared at screens for the duration of a short journey fell ill after an average of just 10 minutes. And those were all grown-ups.
Eagerly anticipated and still unmatched by any auto manufacturer, Ford – America’s truck leader – introduces the all-new 2017 F-150 Raptor to the Middle East, adding agility, versatility and roominess to the toughest, smartest, most capable F-150 Raptor ever.
As manufacturing continues to become greener, Ford Motor Company is going further to shrink its environmental footprint by sharing even more leading sustainability practices with its suppliers around the globe.
There’s no feeling quite like hitting the road and getting out of town. Whatever flavour you favour – off-roading or heading into the desert to camp and stargaze around the fire – you’re in for a treat that breaks up the day-to-day of the work week and provides memories that last a lifetime.
With its focus on being a good corporate citizen, Ford Motor Company has been named one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies for the eighth straight year – the longest streak for any auto manufacturer.
Ford’s commitment to ethics is evident in programs aimed at monitoring human rights and safe working conditions, sourcing conflict-free minerals, to programs such as the Partnership for a Cleaner Environment, which is aimed at encouraging sustainability through Ford’s supply chain.