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MyFord Touch is Dead

MyFord Touch is Dead Ford is dropping the name “MyFord Touch” in an overhaul of the touch-screen infotainment system that sent its quality ratings plummeting in recent years. The new system, which Ford calls “Sync 3,” uses BlackBerry Ltd.’s in-car operating system, QNX, instead of the Microsoft Corp. technology that has underpinned Sync since its introduction in 2007. Read More

New Ford Focus RS Confirmed

New Ford Focus RS Confirmed Ford CEO Mark Fields casually confirmed today that a new Focus RS is, in fact, happening -- and it'll be sold "to customers in major markets around the world for the first time." Now, the Focus ST isn't a bad car, and the 2015 model promises to improve on an already-solid equation.Read More

Ford Mustang Shelby GT350

Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 The highly anticipated performance car Ford has been teasing is the Shelby GT350 Mustang, the first go-fast variant of the 2015 Ford Mustang. And for the first time, Ford will bring to market a race-inspired flat-plane crank V-8 that supplies the Shelby GT350 Mustang with more than 500 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque.Read More

Hennessey 2015 Mustang GT – 717 hp

Hennessey 2015 Mustang GT - 717 hp It’s been an exciting few months for the American auto industry. First, we had the undeniably badass 505-hp Camaro Z/28, and then came the 707-hp Challenger Hellcat followed by the 650-hp Corvette Z06. Texas tuner Hennessey wanted in on the action, and came up with the sinister HPE700 Mustang, based on Ford's new-for-2015 pony car.Read More