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    Official: Ford sales in China up 21% in 2012, 43% in Dec. alone

    Ford went into the Beijing Motor Show last year talking big about its "15 by 15" plan for China – introducing 15 new models to the market by 2015, doubling production capacity and its dealership network. Its stand at the show showcased four new vehicles – the EcoSport, Kuga, Edge and ...

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    Report: Ford Europe goes further with American vehicles

    Just weeks before the Paris Motor Show, Ford Motor Co. has taken the wraps off of much of its new lineup for Europe in an effort to shore up its efforts for European dealers. The webcast press conference from Amsterdam ended with the official announcement that the Dearborn, Michigan-based car ...

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    Report: Ford to introduce Escape/Kuga concept in Detroit

    Ford Kuga – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A source within Ford Motor Company has reportedly revealed that a near-production crossover concept will be heading to the 2011 Detroit Auto Show. When this concept vehicle takes its production shape, it will serve as the replacement for ...

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    Report: Ford dealers say Kuga should be named Escape in U.S. - Do you agree? [w/POLL]

    2008 Ford Kuga in front, possible 2011 Ford Kuga out back – click above for high-res image gallery
    Here's the skinny: Ford's current Escape is heading the way of the dodo bird. In its place will be the Kuga, a much less dowdy looking compact CUV that should compete nicely with the likes of ...

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    REPORT: Ford Kuga could come in Lincoln, Mercury flavors, replace Escape, be built in USA

    Ford Kuga - Click above for high-res image gallery
    How's this for an odd twist – Ford essentially kicked off the SUV craze with its Explorer, an embiggened four-door Ranger. And man, did we go crazy. Before the cheap-gas bubble burst, slightly more than half of all passenger vehicles sold ...

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    Rendered Speculation: Ford Kuga crossover to get rakish coupe counterpart?

    Could CUV coupes (coupe-UVs?) be the next big thing? BMW and Acura have both introduced fastback crossovers, and AutoExpress has tossed up some renderings of a super-sharp Ford Kuga that could do battle in this new arena. While the styling on the regular Kuga is attractive enough, a two door taking ...

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    Local TV reports Ford Kuga to be made in Louisville

    When Ford began laying out its plan to build European product over here, Ford's Louisville assembly plant was tipped to build the Euro Focus. But according to sources who spoke to Louisville's NBC affiliate Wave3, the plant will actually be getting the Ford Kuga. It's a coup for the plant's roughly ...

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    Ford of Europe may design next all-new Mercury

    Ford has promised that the Mercury brand will live on in a way that sets the marque apart from it's Blue Oval-badged siblings. Many Autoblog readers have commented that Ford should utilize its European models to meet this end, and all indications are that you were right on. Ford has said that the ...

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    First Drive: Ford Kuga (Euro-spec)

    Click above for high-res gallery of the Euro-spec Ford Kuga The grass, they say, is always greener on the other side of the fence. Though that often appears to be the case, most of the time it isn't. Dearborn's new "One Ford" initiative promises that we'll soon be able to stop gazing longingly ...

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    C-Max and Kuga may follow Euro Focus to the U.S.

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Ford KugaNary a month week day goes by that we're not told of the imminent importation of Ford's grass-is-greener Euro models. The Fiesta has been approved for U.S. consumption in 2010, and even though we've heard the Focus shtick before, it would appear ...

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    Geneva 2008: Ford Kuga set to attack Europe

    click above for a high-res gallery of the Ford KugaWhen Ford introduced the Iosis X Concept back in 2006, it proved that the Blue Oval's European Kinetic design language could transfer over to a CUV remarkably well. And when the Kuga Concept made its debut in Frankfurt, it was obvious that much of ...

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    Frankfurt 2007: Ford unveils Kuga, its first Euro-made CUV

    click above image to view a full high-res gallery of the Ford Kuga var digg_url = ''; In North America, one could argue that Ford has gone bonkers for CUVs. Just try counting on one hand the number of CUVs badged with a Blue Oval ...

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    Frankfurt Preview: Ford Kuga crosses over to production

    Click image for hi-res gallery var digg_url = ''; As you can see here, the Ford Kuga crossover that will go on sale in Europe and the UK in 2008 is very close in appearance to the Iosis X concept car on which it's based. If ...

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    Mazdaspeed MX-5 coming mid-2008, Kabura still in the works

    The folks who bring us all the News from the Automotive world supplied Autoweek, their sister publication, details on what is to become of the Mazda lineup over the next three years. Most of it is predictable enough, including the new Mazda6, due to be unveiled in Frankfurt, the refresh of the ...

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    Déjà vu all over again: Euro-infused Fords are coming, new Focus by 2011

    We've known that after Mulally was appointed Grand Poo-bah of FoMoCo, one of the first items on his to-do list was to commonize the automaker's lineup in Europe and America in an effort to cut production costs. The cry from those of us in the States, deriding Ford's execs for depriving us of the ...

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    Iosis X-based Ford Kuga to hit Europe in '08

    Click image to enlargeSometimes, you have to wonder if Ford really favors Europeans over Americans. After all, look at the product portfolios. Sure, we have the Mustang and the trucks, which are great, but Europe wins pretty much everywhere else. The Mondeo tops the Fusion, their Focus is worlds ...


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