Tag: Ford Fiesta

What’s It Like Having Jeremy Clarkson As A Father? Meet Jeeza’s Daughter, Emily

Growing up around one of the most famous motoring journalists out there, Jeremy Clarkson, has its perks. For one, Jeeza’s daughter Emily could recognize any car as a kid, and that always baffled her friends – she calls it her ‘party trick’. Emily is a 25-year old writer, blogger and Instagramer, as she said during […]

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A Bunch Of Older Ford, Mercury And Lincoln Have Been Recalled In The USA And Canada

Ford’s latest round of safety recalls includes North America as well as Canada (exclusively), with models such as the Fiesta, Fusion, E-Series and more needing their owners’ attention. Among the North American recalls we count select 2014-2015 Fiesta models, 2014-16 Fusion and the 2014-16 Lincoln MKZ. Affected vehicles might present with a defect inside their […]

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European Car Sales Climbed To 15.7 Million Units Last Year, Tesla Model 3 Is The EV Champion

New cars sales in Europe climbed to 15,757,412 units last year, marking the best result in over a decade. According to JATO Dynamics, the result marks the sixth year of consecutive gains and an additional 171,452 vehicles were registered compared to 2018. Despite the increase, the automotive analytics company noted things aren’t as rosy as […]

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Ford Settles Class-Action Lawsuit Over Faulty Transmissions, Could Cost More Than $100 Million

Ford will settle a class-action lawsuit with almost 2 million owners and former owners of Focus and Fiesta models outfitted with its troubled DPS6 PowerShift dual-clutch transmission, The Detroit Free Press reports. The class-action lawsuit, first filed in 2012, shed additional light on the issue and last year, it was revealed that the American car […]

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Judge Awards Couple $23,000 Due To Faulty Transmission Of Their Ford Focus

A judge has ordered Ford to pay a couple $23,000 due to the problematic transmission of their 2014 Ford Focus, The Detroit News reports. Speaking to a federal court of the Central District of California, plaintiffs Salvador and Yvonne Quintero claimed that they felt “unsafe” because of problems related to the car’s dual-clutch PowerShift transmission. […]

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Ford Employees Claim They Knew About The Defective PowerShift Transmission

The saga surrounding Ford and the defective transmissions in the Ford Focus and Fiesta models continues, with a number of Ford employees breaking their silence and admitting that the gearbox was indeed faulty and everybody knew about it. In a bombshell report, The Detroit Free Press spoke to numerous Ford employees who claim that speaking […]

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