Ford http://www.autospectator.com/cars/topics/ford The taxonomy view with a depth of 0. en 2006 Ford F-150 (XL, STX, XLT, FX4, Lariat) review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-f-150-xl-stx-xlt-fx4-lariat-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The 2006 Ford F-150</h2> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2006-ford-f-150-001.jpg" alt="2006 Ford F-150" title="2006 Ford F-150" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="375" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2006 Ford F-150</strong></span></span><em>Find more 2006 Ford F-150 pictures in our <a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/image/tid/7665">2006 Ford F-150 image gallery</a></em> (74 photos)</p> <p>New for 2006:<br /> • Limited-edition Harley-Davidson Package with menacing Monotone Black exterior, 22-inch polished forged aluminum wheels, dramatic interior with high-gloss Piano Black detail, rich black aniline leather seating surfaces and chrome details<br /> • With the Harley-Davidson Package, customers can choose between 4x2 or all-wheel drive – a first for any F-150<br /> • A new 20-inch wheel is available on FX4, Lariat and King Ranch<br /> • XL Décor Package<br /> • XLT and Lariat Chrome Package<br /> • Smokestone Clearcoat Metallic paint available on Lariat<br /> • SIRIUS Satellite Radio with six-month subscription available on STX, XLT, FX4 and Lariat<br /> • F-150 is the only pickup in its class to earn NHTSA’s 5-star rating for driver and right-front-passenger frontal crash rating and receive a “Best Pick” in frontal offset crash testing performed by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety.</p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-f-150-xl-stx-xlt-fx4-lariat-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2006 Ford Ford F-150 Full-size pickup trucks models Wed, 30 Jan 2013 13:29:19 +0000 admin 96875 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2006 Ford Explorer review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-explorer-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The 2006 Ford Explorer</h2> <p>How do you improve upon a vehicle that created its segment and has continued to be the sales leader for 15 straight years? For the 2006 Ford Explorer, the answer is more power, improved fuel economy, low emissions, new advanced safety technologies, class-leading interior quietness, improved ride comfort and bolder styling.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2006-ford-explorer-004.jpg" alt="2006 Ford Explorer" title="2006 Ford Explorer" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="375" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2006 Ford Explorer</strong></span></span><em>Find more 2006 Ford Explorer pictures in our <a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/image/tid/7664">2006 Ford Explorer image gallery</a></em> (82 photos)</p> <p>Ford Explorer has been the world's best-selling SUV for 15 consecutive years with sales totaling nearly 5.5 million because it adheres to a simple formula: put people first. Since its introduction in 1990, Explorer has defined the SUV segment by offering the capability of an SUV for towing and off-roading, along with innovations in package, comfort and refinement.</p> <p>Explorer leads a changing segment</p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-explorer-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2006 Ford Ford Explorer models SUVs Wed, 30 Jan 2013 11:59:06 +0000 admin 96799 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2006 Ford Taurus (SE, SEL) review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-taurus-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The 2006 Ford Taurus highlights:</h2> <p>• Simplified series strategy includes SE and SEL sedan<br /> • New exterior color: Tungsten Clearcoat Metallic<br /> • Flexible-fuel version available for fleet customers</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2006-ford-taurus-003.jpg" alt="2006 Ford Taurus" title="2006 Ford Taurus" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="289" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2006 Ford Taurus</strong></span></span><em>Find more 2006 Ford Taurus pictures in our <a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/image/tid/7663">2006 Ford Taurus image gallery</a></em> (5 photos)</p> <p>The Ford Taurus, one of America ’s favorite midsize family cars, is available in two sedan trims for 2006. Taurus was founded on safety, comfort, value and reliability – and continues to deliver in every one of these areas for 2006. A simplified series strategy, new paint color and flexible-fuel version for fleet customers highlight the changes for 2006. Taurus is built in Atlanta , Ga.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2006-ford-taurus-001.jpg" alt="2006 Ford Taurus" title="2006 Ford Taurus" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="217" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2006 Ford Taurus</strong></span></span></p> <p>Design and Equipment</p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-taurus-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2006 Ford Ford Taurus Mid-size sedans models Sedan Thu, 24 Jan 2013 12:24:40 +0000 admin 96715 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2006 Ford Crown Victoria (LX, Sport) review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-crown-victoria-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The 2006 Ford Crown Victoria</h2> <p>The Ford Crown Victoria is a sedan for traditional large-car buyers who seek the features offered in the American cars they grew up with – roominess, comfort, smooth ride, V-8 power and rear-wheel drive. Size, safety and dependability remain hallmarks, and Crown Victoria continues to earn the government’s highest five-star crash rating for the driver and front passenger.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2006-ford-crown-victoria-001.jpg" alt="2006 Ford Crown Victoria" title="2006 Ford Crown Victoria" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="343" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2006 Ford Crown Victoria</strong></span></span><em>Find more 2006 Ford Crown Victoria pictures in our <a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/image/tid/7662">2006 Ford Crown Victoria image gallery</a></em> (20 photos)</p> <p>Crown Victoria enters 2006 with minor interior, exterior and functional changes. In addition to the new Tungsten Clearcoat Metallic paint offering, a 16-inch nine-spoke wheel is standard for LX. A trip computer is now standard with LX and LX sport, while a Perimeter Alarm is now available on all models. This year, a radio antenna built into the rear window replaces the traditional quarter-panel mast.</p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2006-ford-crown-victoria-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2006 Crown Victoria Ford models Sedan Thu, 24 Jan 2013 11:38:08 +0000 admin 96708 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2013 Ford Focus ST review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-focus-st-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The new 2013 Ford Focus ST high-performance hatchback</h2> <p>Drivers in the U.S. can now place their order for the new Ford Focus ST, a high-performance hatchback that will offer exhilarating performance and handling, a distinctive interior and muscular exterior design.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-Focus-ST-017.jpg" alt="2013 Ford Focus ST photo" title="2013 Ford Focus ST photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="308" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford Focus ST photo</strong></span></span><em>Find more new 2013 Ford Focus ST pictures in our <a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/image/tid/7473">2013 Ford Focus ST photo gallery</a></em> (20 photos)</p> <p>Focus ST, Ford’s first global performance car, will integrate a collection of advanced and sport-oriented technologies previously unavailable to North American customers. The combination of these technologies into a refined yet high-performance sport compact will elevate the category and further cement Focus as the most complete compact car range sold in North America.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-Focus-ST-015.jpg" alt="2013 Ford Focus ST photo" title="2013 Ford Focus ST photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="350" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford Focus ST photo</strong></span></span></p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-focus-st-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2013 Compact cars Ford Ford Focus Ford Focus ST Hatchbacks high-performance hatchbacks high-performance sports cars models Sports cars Mon, 03 Sep 2012 15:25:11 +0000 admin 93068 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2013 Ford F-150 (XLT, Lariat) review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-f-150-xlt-lariat-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The new 2013 Ford F-150 pickup</h2> <p>Ford Motor Company has introduced the new 2013 Ford F-150.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-F-150-Lariat-009.jpg" alt="2013 Ford F-150 Lariat photo" title="2013 Ford F-150 Lariat photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="298" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford F-150 Lariat photo</strong></span></span><em>Find more new 2013 Ford F-150 pictures in our <a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/image/tid/7470">2013 Ford F-150 photo gallery</a></em> (31 photos)</p> <p>“Like our hardworking customers, Ford is committed to getting the job done right with our industry-leading trucks,” said Mark Fields, Ford president of The Americas. “The 2013 F-150 demonstrates our commitment to continuously improving our trucks with new features and capabilities, allowing F-Series owners to be increasingly productive.”</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-F-150-Limited-002.jpg" alt="2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo" title="2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="333" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>For 2013, the Ford F-150 receives new front-end design and advanced technologies such as MyFord Touch® with voice-activated driver controls and available high-intensity discharge (HID) headlamps.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-F-150-Lariat-001.jpg" alt="2013 Ford F-150 Lariat photo" title="2013 Ford F-150 Lariat photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="286" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford F-150 Lariat photo</strong></span></span></p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-f-150-xlt-lariat-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2013 4x4 AWD Ford Ford F-150 Ford F-150 Lariat Ford F-150 XLT models pickups Mon, 03 Sep 2012 13:46:41 +0000 admin 93046 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2013 Ford F-150 Limited review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-f-150-limited-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The new 2013 Ford F-150 Limited pickup</h2> <p>Ford marks the launch of the latest F-150 with a new statement on pickup luxury for 2013 – the F-150 Limited.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-F-150-Limited-002.jpg" alt="2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo" title="2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="333" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>“The F-150 Limited signifies the highest levels of design refinement, luxury and technology that we’ve ever offered in a Built Ford Tough pickup truck,” said Ford Group Vice President for Product Development, Raj Nair. “The F-150 Limited reflects a growing trend – more and more customers today have high expectations for luxury and convenience, yet their needs call for a truly capable truck.”</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-F-150-Limited-001.jpg" alt="2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo" title="2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="333" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford F-150 Limited photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>Ford leads the luxury truck segment. In 1999, the company introduced the special-edition 2000 Harley-Davidson F-150. In 2001, the first King Ranch F-150 arrived. The 2009 F-150 took truck luxury to new heights with the Platinum model.</p> <p>Today, more than 30 percent of F-150 sales are from these high-end trims, with MSRPs that start at more than $35,000 and reach almost $50,000.</p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-f-150-limited-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2013 Ford Ford F-150 Ford F-150 Limited models pickups Mon, 03 Sep 2012 13:29:31 +0000 admin 93013 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-f-150-svt-raptor-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The new 2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor pickup</h2> <p>Ford is delivering higher levels of capability in the new 2013 F-150 SVT Raptor, answering the call from off-road enthusiasts for even more performance.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-F-150-SVT-Raptor-004.jpg" alt="2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor photo" title="2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="387" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>The latest Raptor features available industry-first, direct-from-the-factory forged-aluminum conventional wheels that can be upgraded after purchase to extra-capable beadlocks, plus other functional improvements. These include available high-intensity discharge HID headlamps that are brighter and whiter than standard lamps, significantly expanded connectivity features and Terrain, a new earth-toned exterior color.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-F-150-SVT-Raptor-001.jpg" alt="2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor photo" title="2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="293" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford F-150 SVT Raptor photo</strong></span></span></p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-f-150-svt-raptor-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2013 4x4 AWD Ford Ford F-150 SVT Raptor models pickups Mon, 03 Sep 2012 13:21:51 +0000 admin 93009 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2013 Ford Explorer Sport review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-explorer-sport-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The new 2013 Ford Explorer Sport SUV</h2> <p>Ford’s new Explorer Sport will stand in a class of one when it goes on sale with an EPA-certified 22 mpg highway rating, the only seven-passenger, high-performance SUV on the market to do so.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-Explorer-Sport-034.jpg" alt="2013 Ford Explorer Sport photo" title="2013 Ford Explorer Sport photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="333" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford Explorer Sport photo</strong></span></span><em>Find more new 2013 Ford Explorer Sport pictures in our <a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/image/tid/7465">2013 Ford Explorer Sport photo gallery</a></em> (41 photos)</p> <p>New for the 2013 model year, Ford Explorer Sport arrives, packing a 365 horsepower EcoBoost® engine, high-fashion interior design and class-leading fuel economy.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-Explorer-Sport-032.jpg" alt="2013 Ford Explorer Sport photo" title="2013 Ford Explorer Sport photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="333" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford Explorer Sport photo</strong></span></span></p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-explorer-sport-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2013 Ford Ford Explorer Sport models SUVs Mon, 03 Sep 2012 11:45:59 +0000 admin 93003 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars 2013 Ford E-Series review, specs, photos, features http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-e-series-review-specs-photos-features <h2>The new 2013 Ford E-Series van</h2> <p>America’s best-selling van for the past 33 years – has been synonymous with work vans since the model’s introduction in 1961. </p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-E-Series-002.jpg" alt="2013 Ford E-Series photo" title="2013 Ford E-Series photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="375" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford E-Series photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>Smart technology updates help E-Series operators master today’s mobile, 24/7 work environment. </p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-E-Series-015.jpg" alt="2013 Ford E-Series photo" title="2013 Ford E-Series photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="312" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford E-Series photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>The robust E-Series chassis can tow up to a best-in-class 10,000 pounds when properly equipped and payload tops out at 3,920 pounds. </p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-E-Series-013.jpg" alt="2013 Ford E-Series photo" title="2013 Ford E-Series photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="332" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford E-Series photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>Three engine choices and three wheelbase options make it easy to match E-Series to workplace demands.</p> <p><span class="inline inline-left"><img src="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/files/images/2013-Ford-E-Series-016.jpg" alt="2013 Ford E-Series photo" title="2013 Ford E-Series photo" class="image image-_original" width="500" height="333" /><span class="caption" style="width: 498px;"><strong>2013 Ford E-Series photo</strong></span></span></p> <p>At the same time, E-Series Wagon continues to offer transportation options for families and organizations with a lot of people to move, with seating for up to 15 passengers in extended versions.</p> <div class="image-clear"></div><p><a href="http://www.autospectator.com/cars/models/2013-ford-e-series-review-specs-photos-features">read more</a></p> 2013 Ford Ford E-Series models Vans Mon, 03 Sep 2012 08:44:31 +0000 admin 92960 at http://www.autospectator.com/cars