2019 Ford Shelby GT Automotive News Featured Ford 

Meet the Ferocious 2019 Ford Shelby GT: Video

Legendary racer and car builder Carroll Shelby starting working his magic on the Ford Mustang over half a century ago, and today, the company he founded continues that proud tradition. The latest version of the Blue Oval’s popular pony car made its public debut at Detroit’s Woodward Dream Cruise over the weekend, and as you’d expect, the 2019 Ford Shelby GT is a block-rocking beast as intimidating as the venomous snake it sports on its badge. With a 460-horsepower 5.0-liter V8 under the hood, the standard GT is already a…

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2019 Ford Ranger Automotive News Featured Ford 

2019 Ford Ranger Pricing Starts at $25,395

Last week, Blue Oval fans got a look at the configurator for the 2019 Ford Ranger, but it wasn’t quite ready for prime time. Fortunately, it doesn’t appear that a whole lot has changed. Along with every other media outlet, we reported that truck was set to start at $24,000, and while that’s technically accurate, the 24k version was pretty stripped down — in that it didn’t come with a bed. Now, call us crazy, but we’d think most of the folks who head to their local AutoNation Ford dealer…

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Ford Mustang Automotive News Featured Ford 

Major Milestone: The 10 Millionth Ford Mustang has Rolled Off the Line

There are few cars as iconic as the Ford Mustang, and this week, the Blue Oval celebrated a huge milestone, by way of a Wimbledon White convertible. It marks the 10 millionth Mustang to roll off the line, and the specs are as close as the company could get them to the very first Pony car. We were actually surprised to learn that the first Mustang was a convertible, but hey, you learn something new every day. As evidence of that, our resident hot shoe Mike Musto recently learned that…

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2019 Ford Ranger Automotive News Featured Ford 

Option Away: The 2019 Ford Ranger Configurator is Live

Most of the 2019 Ford Ranger news we’ve reported on lately has been focused on the Raptor version, which hasn’t been officially confirmed for the United States yet. That said, we don’t want to steal any thunder from the standard version of the Ranger, a hotly anticipated pickup meant to reestablish the Blue Oval in the mid-size truck market, and take on the Toyota Tacoma and the Chevy Colorado. We’ve yet to get our hands on the 2019 Ford Ranger, but our recent tests of the 2018 F-150 XLT and…

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AUTONATION REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2018 Mike Jackson Blog 

AutoNation Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results, Net Income from Continuing Operations Up 11%

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE: AN), America’s largest automotive retailer, today reported second quarter 2018 net income from continuing operations of $97 million, or $1.07 per share, up 11% compared to second quarter 2017 net income from continuing operations of $88 million, or $0.86 per share. Second quarter 2018 net income from continuing operations included a non-cash franchise rights impairment charge of $6 million after-tax, or $0.07 per share.

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