Support for a deal can be won or lost on Facebook

16 Sep

The narrative on many union issues is now shaped on Facebook and Twitter, where dissident views can snowball into rejection of the labor agreements that negotiators have been working to reach.

Contract talks thrown into chaos

16 Sep

The UAW's board met for three hours Friday afternoon, and a source briefed on the discussion said Jones remained in his role as president.

Lincoln adding hybrids, dropping 3 nameplates

2 Sep

The new Lincoln Aviator just launched to rave reviews, and the Corsair (a redesign of the MKC) is on the way this fall. Including the Navigator and Nautilus, the brand will have overhauled the core of its lineup in short order.

Ford off-roaders, EVs on way as cars depart

2 Sep

Ford's product rollout started this year with the new Ranger midsize pickup and redesigned Explorer and Escape crossovers. It continues next year with two of the most anticipated debuts in recent memory: the Bronco SUV and a Mustang-inspired battery-electric crossover.