The only one of the Continental Mark Series based on the Ford Panther platform, the Mark VI was built for just the 1980 through 1983 model years and is a very rare find today. Here's a largely intact example in a California self-service wrecking yard.
In a commercial market where "change" is a four-letter word, Ford has a lot of explaining to do.
In a surprise move, Ford has announced that it will pursue the development of an all-new Police Interceptor model. The move comes on the heels of General Motors' announcement that it plans to challenge the Crown Victoria's law enforcement dominance with its own heavy-duty Chevrolet Caprice sedan.
Ford Motor Company and the leadership of the Canadian Auto Workers union have reached a tentative agreement after a marathon four-day wrap-up to negotiations. Union membership needs to approve the deal, which will guarantee a Great White North presence for Ford until at least 2012. Voting is underway this weekend, and if approved, the CAW will be responsible for building 10 percent of Ford's North American production, down from the current 13 percent, which the union had been trying to hold on t