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Ford recalls 1.3M vehicles for suspension, transmission problems

The Explorer recall will cost the company an estimated $180 million.

Trump tariffs mean a new car could cost thousands more — even if it wasn't made in Mexico

New car prices are already at record levels, with the average sticker price up 4 percent from a year ago.

Fiat Chrysler proposes merger to create world's third biggest automaker

The deal would involve no plant closures, but a statement didn't address potential job cuts.

That ride-share car is full of germs, and maybe hasn't fixed a safety recall

The interior of an average ride-share vehicle is 35,000 times dirtier than a toilet seat.

After laying off 7,000 workers, what's next for Ford?

Ford is moving from 14 to nine layers of management, which should speed up product development and keep the company lean.