The Ford Motor Company (also known as simply Ford) is an American multinational automaker headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. It was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. The company sells automobiles and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and most luxury cars under the Lincoln brand. Ford also owns Brazilian SUV manufacturer, Troller, and performance car manufacturer FPV. In the past it has also produced tractors and automotive components. Ford owns a 2.1% stake in Mazda of Japan, a 15% stake in Aston Martin of the United Kingdom, and a 49% stake in Jiagling of China.
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  • How Effective Are Automatic Brakes?

    …, and torso injuries due to the sudden thrust forward of the body against the seatbelt. Effectiveness of Automatic Brakes To reduce the prevalence of rear-end collisions, several automakers, including Audi, BMW, Ford, General Motors, and Honda, have committed to a plan that adds automatic emergency braking on virtually all new vehicles by 2022. The IIHS…

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  • When Cheap Car Parts Are Used for Repairs

    … or manufacturer made part, and also keeps down auto insurance premiums paid by consumers, the investigation revealed that several of the generic parts were actually more dangerous and more likely to cause harm to the vehicle owner or any of his or her passengers than a genuine, manufacturer made part. Indeed, a study carried out by the Insurance Institute…

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  • “Affluenza” Teen Being Investigated

    … “Affluenza” Teen Being Investigated Posted by Matthew Sharp under Criminal Law, DWI/DUI, Probation December 16, 2015 The Case of the “Affluenza” Teen In 2013, a Texas teenager named Ethan Couch made headlines after he was involved in a fatal crash after consuming alcohol. Many people were outraged after the teenager was punished with a sentence…

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  • Issues with Crash Avoidance Technology

    … new vehicle they build. These manufacturers include: · Audi · Ford · Mazda · Toyota · Volvo · BMW · General Motors · Mercedes-Benz · Tesla · Volkswagon You cannot always rely on crash avoidance systems Though these systems do protect motorists from accidents and resulting injuries, they are not infallible. If fact, the following are some…

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  • Motor Vehicle Recalls: Should You Be Worried?

    … Popular manufacturers like Chrysler, Mitsubishi, Toyota, and Ford recall millions of motor vehicles every year. Typically, a safety recall indicates that there was a flaw with a particular vehicle part that can endanger your safety on the road. Recent trending topics of concern include the national initiative to replace defective Takata airbags…

    Jared Staver/ Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer- 38 readers -
  • Auto Defects

    … resulted in or contributed to your injuries. We will assemble documentation of proof that demonstrates negligence and liability. Moreover, your claim can potentially be added to a class-action suit, in which multiple parties have suffered from similar defects produced by the same vehicle supply chain. The Staver Law Group is 100 percent committed…

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  • My Seatbelt Failed And I Suffered Unnecessary Injury

    … matter? Today people expect seatbelts to keep them inside their seat and prevent collision with the steering wheel, dashboard, or windshield in the event of an accident.1 Those expectations did not exist a few decades back in America’s transportation history. Sixty years ago seat belts were just emerging as an optional feature in Volvo, Ford…

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  • Famous Automotive Recalls in History

    … in American history. 1992-2004 Ford cruise control recall. Dallas-based company Texas Instruments was responsible for one of the largest automotive recalls, which took place from 1996 to 2009. During that period, Ford had to recall cars and trucks from model year 1992-2004. The entire cumulative recall covered 14.3 million Ford vehicles, making…

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  • Takata Projects Profit Before Massive Airbag Recall of 33.8 Million

    … inflators. Takata has agreed to a national recall of certain types of frontal driver and passenger side air bag inflators used in vehicles manufactured by BMW, Chrysler, Daimler Trucks, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota. These inflators were made with a propellant that can degrade over time and has led…

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