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Ford Chief Outlines Investment Shift Away From Passenger Cars - New York Times

Car buyers want sport utility vehicles and trucks today. Automakers are feeling pressure to make the electric and self-driving vehicles that may define tomorrow. Ford Motor is betting billions of dollars that it can excel in meeting both of those ...and more »

Ford Creates Team Edison To Get Into The Electric Car Game - CleanTechnica

Has one man ever disrupted so many industries in so short a time as Elon Musk has done? Last week, Daimler — parent company of Mercedes — announced it was investing a billion dollars to retool its factories in America so they can build electric cars ...and more »

Ford to invest in trucks and electric cars as it looks to cut $14 billion in costs - VentureBeat

Above: Ford EcoSport symbol, covered in rain drops during test drive, June 12, 2017, Belarus, Minsk region. Image Credit: Shutterstock. VB Recommendations. What you may not understand about crypto's millionaires. Airbnb reportedly built an internal ...and more »

Ford's Plan For More Smart Vehicles And Services Won't Work If It Doesn't Fix Its Business Today - Forbes

Ford Motor CEO Jim Hackett at Ford's City of Tomorrow Symposium in San Francisco. (Photo by Kelly Sullivan/Getty Images for Ford Motor Company). Ford Motor's Chief Executive Jim Hackett insists the 114-year-old car company has a bright future, despite ...and more »

Ford's New CEO Offers An Old-Fashioned Strategic Plan - Fortune

This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune's daily newsletter on the top tech news. Sign up here. New Ford CEO Jim Hackett unveiled his first detailed plan for the future of the vehicle maker Tuesday. He talked less about design thinking, the ...and more »

Ford to cut costs $14 billion, invest in trucks, electric cars - CEO - Reuters

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co (F.N) plans to slash $14 billion (10.57 billion pounds) in costs over the next five years, Chief Executive Officer Jim Hackett told investors on Tuesday, adding that the No. 2 U.S. automaker would shift capital ...and more »

Ford CEO Jim Hackett's plan to Wall Street: Fewer models, more electric cars - Detroit Free Press

Ford CEO Jim Hackett laid out an ambitious plan to Wall Street today, aimed at refocusing the company as the automaker tries to stay relevant in a changing automotive and technological landscape that pits it against traditional foes such as General ...and more »

Ford to Focus on High-Growth Areas, Cost Cutting - Wall Street Journal

Ford Motor Co. Chief Executive Jim Hackett speaks at a company event in August. The company said it would emphasize quicker action to allocate capital to growth areas. Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News. By. Mike Colias. Mike Colias. The Wall ...and more »

Ford plans $14B in cost cuts as part of new CEO's strategy - Chicago Tribune

Ford Motor Co. announces new President and CEO Jim Hackett on May 22, 2017, at Ford's world headquarters in Dearborn, Mich. (Elaine Cromie / Detroit Free Press). Dee-Ann DurbinAssociated Press. Ford Motor Co.'s new CEO plans to cut $14 billion in costs ...and more »

Ford's new CEO has a plan to reinvent the company — but it may not be enough to please Wall Street - Markets Insider

On Tuesday at an investor conference in New York, Ford's new CEO, Jim Hackett, delivered what he called a "100 Day Deep Dive" into what he's learned about the destiny of the 114-year-old company since he took over from Mark Fields in May. Ford is now a ...and more »