Ford Motor Company of SA

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    World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) celebrates the Black Rhino on #WorldAnimalDay
    Ford Wildlife Foundation supports Black Rhino Range Expansion Project
    Celebrating one of South Africa’s Big Five this World Animal Day

    PRETORIA, 4 October 2019 – Friday 4 October is #WorldAnimalDay. This year, the World Wide Fund for Nature South Africa (WWF-SA) has chosen to shine a light on...

    Saving Our Chubby Unicorns

    Friday 4 October is #WorldAnimalDay. This year, the World Wide Fund for Nature South Africa (WWF-SA) has chosen to shine a light on the plight of a majestic mammal which has been lovingly dubbed “a unicorn that has let itself go.”

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    Ford employees bond over passion for singing and start company choir
    Ford Choir wows audience at reveal of Painted Ranger during Heritage Month celebrations
    Singing is a universal language, and a big part of cultural heritage in South Africa

    PRETORIA, 01 October 2019 – Everyone's a rock or pop star in the shower. The acoustics are really good, let’s be honest. But it...

    Everyone's a rock or pop star in the shower. The acoustics are really good, let’s be honest. But it takes a certain level of confidence and talent to sing at that kind of volume in front of a large, live audience.

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    Your children are you most precious cargo, always put their safety first


    In South Africa, it is illegal to travel in a car with a child under 3 years old not strapped into an approved child safety seat


    Never compromise on strapping your little travelers into a car seat. A car seat reduces the risk of your child dying or being hospitalized.

    PRETORIA, South Africa,...

    Your child is by far the most precious cargo your vehicle will ever have to carry.

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    Ford celebrates 96 years of manufacturing in South Africa
    Reflecting on global automaker’s history on local soil dating back to 1923
    Blue Oval thread woven into the growth and success of the automotive sector, particularly in the crucial vehicle export business

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 26 September 2019 – Ford has been an active participant in the South African automotive...

    Ford has been an active participant in the South African automotive industry since 1923, when the Dearborn, Michigan-based automaker opened an assembly plant in a disused wool shed in Port Elizabeth where local production of the Model T began in earnest.

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    Car ownership can involve many hidden expenses
    Research is key to making a good purchase choice and avoiding costly mistakes
    Ford provides advice and guidance on the decision-making and purchase process

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 19 August 2019 – In the market for a set of wheels? Never bought a car before? Been told that car ownership involves many hidden expenses, but...

    In the market for a set of wheels? Never bought a car before? Been told that car ownership involves many hidden expenses, but not sure what that means exactly?

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    Basil Green created the iconic Perana line of fast Fords which dominated local streets and circuits in 1960s and Seventies


    The pioneering Johannesburg businessman is best known for the iconic Ford Capri Perana V8, which was SA’s fastest locally produced car and was unbeatable on the track


    Green appointed a Ford dealer in 1974 on the recommendation of Ford Motor...

    As the man behind the legendary range of Perana-branded fast Fords which dominated local motorsport and performance road cars in the 1960s and Seventies, Basil Green has been honoured for his remarkable achievements by being inducted into the South African Hall of Fame.

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    SUV’s have grown in popularity over recent years
    Ford has been designing SUV’s for almost as long as the vehicles have existed
    At its heart, a Ford SUV is both capable and versatile

    Pretoria, South Africa – 09 September 2019 - Take a look around on the roads today, and you will see Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) everywhere.
    That wasn’t always the case. For years, sedans,...

    Take a look around on the roads today, and you will see Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) everywhere.

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    Ford celebrates #WomenWithDrive
    Automaker gives women a platform to empower, motivate, uplift, and inspire
    Women’s stories show a common thread of resilience

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 04 September 2019 – Every August, Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa acknowledges and commemorates women who epitomise the ethos of what the automaker has dubbed #WomenWithDrive.
    “The...

    Every August, Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa acknowledges and commemorates women who epitomise the ethos of what the automaker has dubbed #WomenWithDrive.

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    As a vast majority of plastics go un-recycled and as citizens and governments around the world ramp up efforts to curb plastic use, Ford is growing its use of recycled plastic bottles that are turned into vehicle parts


    Today, the company continues to put recycled plastic bottles to good use, using them for underbody shields in all cars, trucks and SUVs – about 250...

    When you discard a plastic bottle, do you ever stop and think about where that plastic ends up? Most would say on the road as litter or discarded in the ocean, however for Ford recycled plastic ends up in its vehicles.

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    Happy Friday!
    Across the world, millions of people every day get behind the wheel of a virtual Ford vehicle and enjoy racing against friends and as part of online communities. Now the company is going to be seeking out the best online racers to form its first ever esports teams. Starting at Gamescom, Europe's leading trade fair for digital games culture, Ford will recruit...

    Across the world, millions of people every day get behind the wheel of a virtual Ford vehicle and enjoy racing against friends and as part of online communities.

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    Ford wins IDC Job Creation award for increasing its employment and skills development programmes
    SJM Flex Environmental Award recognizes the Struandale Engine Plant’s efforts to improve efficiencies while reducing electricity and water consumption
    Best Exporter OEM Merit Award acknowledges the Ford plant’s significant role within the automotive sector in the Eastern...

    Ford’s Struandale Engine Plant in Port Elizabeth has emerged victorious once again at the annual Exporters Eastern Cape awards ceremony, earning two category wins and a merit award.

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    Drivers with passengers are 60 per cent more likely to have a crash resulting in serious injury
    The likelihood of a crash more than doubles if carrying two or more passengers
    Teenage passengers may increase the risk of a crash for young drivers through peer influence
    Women more likely to practice risky driving with a male passenger riding shotgun than if travelling with...

    Dangers of distracted driving awareness campaigns often focus on the use of mobile phones whilst behind the wheel. But travelling with passengers is also associated with an increased likelihood of a crash.

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    Ford Motor Company had a huge hand in the Apollo 11 mission equipment which enabled the mission, including the voice transmission back to Houston.
    Ford Motor Company purchased a company, Philco in 1961 and transferred its Aeronutronic Division to a new entity and called it Philco-Ford.
    Philco-Ford’s was renamed in 1976 to Ford Aerospace and Communications Corporation. Ford...

    “Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed.” As Neil Armstrong’s words reverberated throughout the NASA Mission Control Center in Houston, and cheers and celebrations erupted both at Mission Control and around the world. The Apollo 11 lunar module had just landed on the moon.

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    Ford South Africa donated R1-million to Afribiz Foundation to support 67 000 school girls with locally-made, eco-friendly reusable sanitary packs for Mandela Day
    In Pretoria, 77 schools will receive the donations, along with 18 schools in Port Elizabeth
    Initiative addresses the issue of girls missing three to five days of school per month due to a lack of access to feminine...

    Ford South Africa is reaching out to young women for Mandela Day this year by supporting a project that will be providing 67 000 learners with locally-made, eco-friendly reusable feminine hygiene products.

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    SHE-MOVES is a sustainable mobility programme from Ford Motor Company and Ford Fund, dedicated to empowering women and children and providing access to mobility
    Strengthen Her: Mobilizing Ventures for Social Innovation (SHE-MOVES) supports community ventures led by Uhambo Foundation in South Africa and Shuttlers in Nigeria
    Ford South Africa is donating a Tourneo Custom to...

    Ford Motor Company and its philanthropic arm, the Ford Motor Company Fund, have launched a grants programme to support social enterprises that benefit women and children while developing sustainable mobility solutions globally.

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    Extensive investment in Ford’s local operations has enabled highest-ever production capacity of up to 168 000 vehicles per year and crucial export-driven success
    Ford continues setting the trends with New Ranger, New Everest and the exciting and exceptionally capable first-ever Ranger Raptor
    Continuing investment in employees, empowerment opportunities for the community and...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has emerged from a comprehensive investment and production expansion programme ready to meet the demands of a growing export-driven business in South Africa.

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    Ford, with more than 100 years of truck heritage, is entering a white space segment of extremely small pickups by petitioning the Unicode Consortium to add a pickup truck emoji to the approved list of icons


    Representing global truck customers with its petition to the arbiter that determines worldwide text standards, the first-ever pickup truck emoji also celebrates World...

    With billions of emoji sent daily and nearly every mode of transportation including cars, scooters, boats, spaceships and ski lifts among the 3,000 approved icons available to emoji users, truck fans noticed a glaring omission

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    Third shift commences in August 2019, adds 1 200 new jobs including 104 skilled artisans and technicians
    Expanded production adds approximately 10 000 new jobs within the total value chain
    Three-shift pattern ramps up production from 506 to a peak of 720 vehicles per day as local and international demand increases for the New Ford Ranger
    Ford’s turnover accounts for 1...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is introducing a third shift to its vehicle assembly operations at the Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria to meet the growing international and local demand for the New Ranger, Ranger Raptor and Everest.

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    Ford encourages all South Africans to make every day a Mandela Day
    Ford drives initiatives which empower people, encourage innovation, promote social mobility, and support communities
    Ford encourages its employees to make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 11 July 2019 – For 67 years, the late, great Nelson Mandela fought for social...

    For 67 years, the late, great Nelson Mandela fought for social justice. Every year on his birth date, 18 July, individuals across the globe are asked to give just 67 minutes of their time in service to others.

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    Four successful 2018/2019 Enactus Ford College Community Challenge (C3) honoured at awards ceremony for contributing to building sustainable communities
    New winners selected for sixth cycle of Enactus Ford C3 in 2019/2020 with projects addressing food security and skills development
    Ford C3 is a student-led signature educational programme of Ford Motor Company Fund, run in...

    Ford Motor Company continues building on its commitment to empowering the youth through education with the announcement of the winners of the Ford College Community Challenge (C3), run in partnership with global non-profit organisation Enactus.

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    Taking a much-needed mid-year break is an ideal way to clear your mind and create extraordinary memories with your loved ones
    Ford shares tips and tricks on how to make the best out of your roadtrip using your SUV
    With the right vehicle you can bring out the adventurer in you

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 4 July 2019 - There’s no feeling quite like hitting the road and getting...

    There’s no feeling quite like hitting the road and getting out of town for the weekend.

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    Cars require regular monitoring and maintenance to stay in showroom condition
    Services and repairs are best left to qualified auto technicians, but there are many ongoing maintenance aspects owners should be taking care of themselves
    Ford offers car owners a handy list of maintenance basics for not only peace of mind behind the wheel, but a good-looking ride for years to...

    So you bought a set of wheels, complete with new car smell, all the bells and whistles, and messages of congrats from family and friends wishing you miles of smiles. Your pride and joy is, however, not going to take care of itself. It requires regular monitoring and maintenance to stay in tip-top shape.

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    During pregnancy it is critical to stay safe on the road; Ford have developed top tips for mothers-to-be which will help them stay safe and comfortable while driving.
    Ford designers and engineers designed an “empathy belly”, which simulates the bulkiness and discomfort experienced in the third trimester of pregnancy, to research optimal positioning and safety while...

    Your journey to parenthood is an exciting time that requires much preparation, and also includes staying safe on the road.

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    Every Ford EcoSport SUV is fitted with carpets made from hundreds of plastic bottles


    In six years, the bottles used would stretch more than twice around the world


    Every year, Ford’s use of recycled plastics globally prevents 1.2 billion bottles being dumped

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 27 June 2019 – Ford has found a clever way of reusing millions of plastic bottles....

    Ford has found a clever way of reusing millions of plastic bottles. Each EcoSport SUV that the company produces is fitted with carpets made using 470 single-use plastic drink bottles.

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    Tips to relieve stress when the highway turns into a parking lot, or you’re trapped in a gridlock


    How to turn your dreaded daily commute into a time of contemplation, entertainment, or education


    Modern cars are designed to accommodate longer periods behind the wheel, and feature technology to make city driving easier, and more fun

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 21 June...

    Cape Town drivers lose, on average, 162 hours a year stuck in traffic jams, and the city is ranked 95th out of around 200 cities, across 38 countries surveyed globally, in terms of congestion issues.

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    Fifth consecutive Gold award for Ford in Dealer Satisfaction Index (DSI) awards
    Annual survey conducted by the National Automobile Dealers’ Association (NADA)
    DSI survey measures dealers’ satisfaction with respective automotive brands

    Pretoria, South Africa, 14 June 2019 – Ford South Africa has maintained a high level of satisfaction amongst its dealers, earning a fifth...

    Ford South Africa has maintained a high level of satisfaction amongst its dealers, earning a fifth consecutive Gold award at the National Automobile Dealers’ Association (NADA) annual Dealer Satisfaction Index (DSI) awards.

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    Production of 2.0 Bi-Turbo and Single Turbo engines commenced on all-new assembly line at the end of 2018 in preparation for recent launch of New Ranger, Ranger Raptor and New Everest
    Installed capacity for up to 250 000 engines per year: 120 000 new-generation 2.0 Bi-Turbo and Single Turbo engines; incremental increase to 130 000 2.2 and 3.2 Duratorq TDCi engines for local...

    The Ford Struandale Engine Plant in Port Elizabeth has successfully implemented its production expansion with the installation of a new assembly line for the new-generation 2.0 Bi-Turbo and Single Turbo diesel engines used in the New Ford Ranger, the first-ever Ranger Raptor and the New Everest.

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    World Vision South Africa selected as a winner of the 2018 Bill Ford Better World Challenge, awarded $200 000 grant in conjunction with Ford Motor Company Fund
    Additional $130 000 funding received from Ford Research and Advanced Engineering
    Funding used to acquire an innovative Watergen atmospheric water generator that produces up to 900 litres of water per day
    Mobile...

    Drought-stricken communities in the Eastern Cape are set to benefit from an innovative mobile water generation project launched by World Vision South Africa, and funded by the Bill Ford Better World Challenge, the Ford Motor Company Fund and Ford Research and Advanced Engineering.

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    Extensive investment in Ford’s local operations has enabled highest-ever production capacity of up to 168 000 vehicles per year and crucial export-driven success
    Ford continues setting the trends with New Ranger, New Everest and the exciting and exceptionally capable first-ever Ranger Raptor
    Continuing investment in employees, empowerment opportunities for the community and...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) has emerged from a comprehensive investment and production expansion programme ready to meet the demands of a growing export-driven business in South Africa.

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    Talking on cell phones – handheld or hands-free – affects our driving
    Hands-free devices do not eliminate distraction
    It's important to abandon hands-free even though the law permits it

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 6 June 2019 - Every text, emoji and selfie which captures your attention limits your awareness while driving, putting you and those around you in unnecessary...

    Every text, emoji and selfie which captures your attention limits your awareness while driving, putting you and those around you in unnecessary danger.

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    Driving is a critical lifeline for the daily routine of many elderly people; it allows them to stay mobile and connected to society
    Ford designers and engineers wear ergonomic Third Age Suit, which simulates age-related physical problems, to research limitations of ageing on driving
    Ford uses findings from Third Age Suit research to develop new tech, which helps elderly...

    Age is but a number, or so the saying goes. And while no-one likes to be referred to as ‘elderly’, when used for statistical purposes ‘elderly’ generally refers to people aged 65 years and older.

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    Advanced Driver-Assist-Technologies enable cars and cities to communicate, and change the way people drive
    Autonomous Emergency Brake (AEB) system recognises risks on road and significantly reduces frontal collisions
    Ford’s AEB with Pedestrian Detection system uses radar to detect moving vehicles, and a camera to recognise pedestrians

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 30 May 2019...

    How will people in the future commute to work? Or travel on weekends? What will it mean to go from point A to point B?

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    Ford 1.0-litre EcoBoost enhanced with industry-first cylinder deactivation adds 2019 Sub-150 PS category win to list of 11 International Engine and Powertrain of the Year awards


    Fuel-efficient three-cylinder petrol engine with up to 140 PS powered more than 1 in 4 Ford vehicles sold in 2018. More than 1.6 million 1.0-litre EcoBoost models purchased since...

    Ford’s powerful, fuel-efficient and versatile 1.0‑litre EcoBoost engine has today been named 2019 International Engine and Powertrain of the Year (IEPOTY) in the Sub-150 PS category – the 11th IEPOTY award earned by the engine since its launch in 2012.

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    Ford’s state-of-the-art weather chambers simulate most extreme weather conditions to ensure vehicles can handle it all – arctic frost, desert heat, rainforest humidity
    Drivers need to be aware of how conditions in snow or ice zones affect the roads and the way vehicles behave
    South Africans living in areas of high elevation, or planning a trip to Lesotho or the Drakensberg...

    It’s unlikely that you’ll be driving in bone-chilling temperatures of -40°C or sweltering sun at 80°C, or that you’ll do either in the space of a day, all whilst enduring 95 per cent humidity.

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    Automotive manufacturing holds immense potential for job creation and economic growth in SA


    Expansion of export programmes is key to sustainability of local auto industry


    Two-thirds of Ford SA’s total vehicle production is exported to 148 global markets, including Europe, Middle East, and Africa

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 20 May 2019 – A struggling economy,...

    A struggling economy, political uncertainty, fragile consumer confidence, mounting pressure on disposable income, and diminished purchasing power as a result of higher interest rates and fuel price hikes, have all taken their toll on domestic new vehicle sales in South Africa.

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    The 7th annual Looking Further with Ford Trends Report reveals how trends are influencing behavioural change across key areas of our lives
    Survey shows that the ever-changing technology landscape is affecting people in different ways
    Ford focuses on global trends to understand how consumers are changing and how companies must respond

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 14 May 2019 –...

    Self-driving cars are a hot topic today, but if you had to choose, would you rather your children ride in an autonomous vehicle or drive with a stranger?

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    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) provides funding to get the Springbots team to the FIRST Robotics World Championships, taking place in Detroit from 24-27 April
    The Springbots are young South Africans who are passionate about the exciting world of robotics, but also plays an important role in exposing underprivileged children to Science, Technology, Engineering...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is proud to have played a part in enabling the first-ever South African Springbots team to participate in the FIRST Robotics World Championships in Detroit, USA from 24 to 27 April, 2019.

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    Ford helps you to control the way you drive to ensure better fuel efficiency
    Ford offers five in-car technologies to optimise your fuel consumption
    Smart technologies to assist the way you drive

    While you can’t control the cost of fuel, you can control the way you drive which will make filling up the tank easier on your pocket. Luckily, cars come packed with smart...

    While you can’t control the cost of fuel, you can control the way you drive which will make filling up the tank easier on your pocket.

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    It’s been 93 years since Henry Ford introduced the five-day, 40-hour work week
    The workplace continues to find ways of working smarter, to create more leisure time
    Workers' Day in South Africa has been celebrated as a public holiday on 1st May since 1994

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 30 April 2019 – As productive members of society, we understand the need to rise and grind in...

    As productive members of society, we understand the need to rise and grind in order to make a living and provide for our families. But we also understand the importance of well-deserved time off for rest and relaxation.

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    PRETORIA, South Africa 24, 2019 – When it comes to raising the blood pressure, for parents, the weekly shop is right up there with getting the kids to bed and meal times. And while toddler meltdowns and trips to the sweet aisle are trying, few moments can be more worrying than seeing your child career off at high speed on a supermarket trolley.
    Now Ford has come up with a way...

    PRETORIA, South Africa 24, 2019 – When it comes to raising the blood pressure, for parents, the weekly shop is right up there with getting the kids to bed and meal times. And while toddler meltdowns and trips to the sweet aisle are trying, few moments can be more worrying than seeing your child career off at high speed on a supermarket trolley.

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    The birth of the Great American road trip 100 years ago
    For about two weeks every summer between 1914 and 1924, a group of American friends who called themselves theFour Vagabonds would climb in their Model Ts and hit the open road, travelling to some of the United States’ most scenic areas, stopping off and setting up overnight camps along the way.
    But these weren’t your...

    The birth of the Great American road trip 100 years ago

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    Ford Motor Company Fund has contributed a $20 000 grant to Save the Children non-profit organisation (NPO) for disaster relief efforts in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi
    $10 000 grant issued to SOS Children’s Village
    Over 300 000 people displaced and an estimated 1.5-million children affected by Cyclone Idai

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 17 April 2019 – The Ford Motor Company...

    The Ford Motor Company Fund, the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company, has donated $30 000 (approximately R423 000) to assist those – especially children – affected by Cyclone Idai, which devastated large parts of Mozambique during March this year. Areas of Zimbabwe and Malawi were also affected.

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    Grade 11 and 12 learners exposed to the myriad career possibilities at a global automaker


    Ford enlightens and inspires learners; shows the auto industry is about so much more than just building cars


    Ford HR team offers tips and advice for learners looking to study further after school

    PRETORIA, 15 April 2019 – On 12 April, Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) hosted its annual Careers Day for Grade 11 and 12 learners at its Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria, and Struandale Engine Plant in Port Elizabeth.

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    Driving in wet weather requires knowledge and techniques seldom tested in dry conditions
    Technology in modern cars assists drivers with tough road conditions and poor visibility
    Ford’s Driving Skills for Life offers motorists tips to stay safer in wet weather

    PRETORIA, April 2019 – South Africa is famous for its sunshine, and the average annual rainfall for the whole...

    South Africa is famous for its sunshine, and the average annual rainfall for the whole country is around 464mm (the world average is around 860mm).

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    New multi-port strategy for vehicle exports from Port Elizabeth to complement current Roll On Roll Off (RORO) Terminal in Durban


    First shipment comprises 1 000 Ford Ranger and Ford Ranger Raptor models destined for markets in Europe


    Complements Ford’s recent investment of over R3-billion to expand production capacity at its South African vehicle and engine assembly...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is expanding its vehicle export operations by adopting a multi-port strategy with the first shipment of 1 000 locally assembled Ford Rangers from Port Elizabeth to markets in Europe.

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    Special Olympics Summer World Games took place in Abu Dhabi from 14 to 21 March


    South African team of 71 athletes earned 35 gold, 15 silver and 12 bronze medals


    Ford provided sponsorship of over R1-million for 30 special needs athletes

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 01 April 2019 – The Special Olympics South Africa National Team has done the country proud, landing back...

    The Special Olympics South Africa National Team has done the country proud, landing back in Johannesburg on Friday 22 March with a record haul of medals from the Special Olympics Summer World Games held in the United Arab Emirates.

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    Waze, the world’s largest community-based traffic and navigation app now available for SYNC 3 in South Africa


    Available through Ford SYNC® 3 AppLink®, Waze users can simply plug their compatible phone into a SYNC 3-equipped vehicle and project the app directly onto their vehicle touch screen


    For owners of Ford SYNC 3-equipped vehicles, in-dashboard Waze integration...

    Waze users in South Africa can now project the app’s real-time traffic and navigation service onto the touch screen in Ford vehicles

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    Over R1-million sponsorship provided by Ford for 30 special needs athletes


    2019 Special Olympics Summer World Games takes place from 14 to 21 March


    SA National Team will compete in football, futsal (five-a-side female soccer), table tennis, equestrian, bocce, open-water swimming, athletics and golf

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 08 March 2019 – Ford Motor Company of...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) is helping make the dream of competing on the international sports stage a reality for 30 South African National Team athletes who will be participating in the 2019 Special Olympics Summer World Games in the United Arab Emirates.

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    Support for Rally to Read linked to Ford’s community upliftment programmes, focusing on education


    R1.3-million contribution by Ford to boost training, mentorship and delivery of books for rural primary schools


    Over 10 000 books, 110 educational toys & games and 250 arts & crafts sets that will benefit 173 teachers and 8 890 learners at ten schools in...

    Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) recently collaborated with the Read Educational Trust to support its Rally to Read education initiative in Mpumalanga.

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    25 Ford volunteer projects conducted in Sub-Saharan Africa during 2018 Global Caring Month
    US$132 000 (over R1.8-million) committed to projects in SSA by Ford Motor Company Fund – the philanthropic arm of Ford Motor Company
    Ford employees and dealers supported projects in South Africa, Ethiopia, Madagascar, Mozambique and Uganda

    PRETORIA, South Africa, 28 January 2019 –...

    Ford employees and dealers across Sub-Saharan Africa put the spotlight on community service and upliftment during 2018 by volunteering their time and efforts to support a wide range of projects as part of Ford’s annual Global Caring Month.

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