Ford Reaches CO2 Manufacturing Emissions Reduction Goal—8 Years Early

Ford Reaches CO2 Manufacturing Emissions Reduction Goal—8 Years Early

Back in 2010, Ford set a lofty CO2 manufacturing emissions reduction goal for itself: It aimed to reduce its global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from its manufacturing operations by a whopping 30% in 15 years. As of last month, Ford hit that goal a full eight years ahead of schedule, more than twice as fast as expected. In total, Ford has reduced global manufacturing CO2 emissions by more than 3.4 million metric tons since 2010. How? A number of initiatives brought Ford success, including updates to paint operations, the introduction of Minimum Quantity Lubrication, and the installation of more than 100,000 LED light fixtures. “We are proud of the work

2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500

2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500

For about four decades, the Ford F-150 has been America’s best-selling pickup truck (and its best-selling vehicle in general), though the Chevy Silverado 1500 continues to act as though it is anywhere in its league. When it comes down to it, there’s a reason more buyers choose the F-150 than they do the Silverado 1500. For 2018, with Ford’s aluminum body and the off-road Raptor option, the F-150 continues that distinction above the Silverado 1500. Here are just a few of the areas in which the F-150 beats out the competition: Price: The base F-150 is priced nearly $1,000 cheaper than the base Silverado 1500. Interior: The interior of the