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Ford reports Vista Roof sales are through the... ceiling

Ford's Vista Roof option has been selling well recently, and the automaker says this is, in part, to the little shot of Vitamin D it gives to drivers' everyday commutes. The split glass roof also has UV protection comparable to SPF-50 sunscreen, which should satisfy even the fairest-skinned buyers. So far this year, the Vista Roof option is checked on 48 percent of 2011 Ford Explorer sales, 56 percent of Aaron Richardson

Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX earn IIHS Top Safety Pick Awards

When the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety first crash tested the 2011 Ford Edge and 2011 Lincoln MKX, the crossover twins came close to becoming a Top Safety Pick. So why didn't the Edge and MKX take home the prestigious safety honor? The soft-roading duo didn't quite measure up to the institute's roof strength standards, as the lids of the CUVs only withstood pressure equal to 3.5 times overall ve

Ford recalling nearly 15,000 F-Series and Edge/Lincoln MKX crossovers

If you thought 2010 was going to wrap up with an all quiet on the recall front, think again. Ford and the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration have announced the recall of 14,737 vehicles for a faulty body control module that may short out and cause a fire.

2011 Ford Edge, Lincoln MKX get first recall

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Review: 2011 Ford Edge Limited

Ford Masters The Mid-Cycle Refresh

Ford unhinges rest of its Explorer-filled, SEMA-bound toybox

Galpin Auto Sports Explorer – Click above for high-res image gallery of Ford customs to debut at SEMA

Report: Ford preparing to export Edge to China

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Autoblog Podcast #195 - Econoline, Panamera, hot-rod Foresters, Pik-Ups and Mount Washington

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Cutting Edge Tech in the 2011 Ford Edge

Every car today seems to have a wildly innovative interface for interacting with the vehicle, setting up your Bluetooth phone and with any luck, keeping your eyes on the road and yours hands on the wheel. Ford is changing the way drivers interact with their cars thanks to the company's new MyFord Touch system. Debuting on the updated 2011 Ford Edge Limited and Sport, MyFord Touch is a new system of technologies including voice control, touch screen and graphics all powered by Sync. The typical t

Ford begins using WiFi to install Sync on assembly lines

In case you thought installing SYNC into Ford vehicles was a ho-hum-whatever affair, that's not the case – Ford puts a lot of thought into it. The Blue Oval's latest assembly line advance is to have SYNC's infotainment software installed into the 2011 Ford Edge via WiFi. Made possible by the the latest version of SYNC with WiFi access, the new pr

First Drive: 2011 Ford Edge

Sharpened Tech Claws More Than Scratch The Surface

2011 Ford Edge begins shipping to dealers as model hits 400,000 units

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2011 Ford Edge and Lincoln MKX configurators up and running

The 2011 Ford Edge and 2011 Lincoln MKX configurators have gone live for your shopping – or time-wasting – enjoyment. The Edge SE starts at $27,220 for the 3.5-liter V6, but you can hit it out of the park before even leaving the first page by selecting the Edge Sport all-wheel drive for $38,070. That'll get you a 305-horsepower, 3.7-liter V6 canvas to play with. There isn't much more you c

2011 Ford Edge gets 19/27 mpg EPA ratings, tops mid-size V6 class

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2011 Ford Edge gets 19/27 mpg EPA ratings, tops mid-size V6 class

2011 Ford Edge – Click above for high-res image gallery

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