Ford eNews -- July 24, 2013

                         Ford eNews -- July 24, 2013

PR Newswire

DEARBORN, Mich., July 24, 2013

DEARBORN, Mich., July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Still time to submit your app idea
Today is the deadline for all makers, hackers and developers interested in
helping drivers improve their fuel economy to enter Ford's Personalized
Fuel-Efficiency App Challenge. Developers of the winning apps share $50,000 in
cash prizes with $25,000 going to the best overall app selected by the judging
panel. more...

Craig Daitch | cdaitch@ford.com | 313.594.7903

Ford first to join India CO[2] [ ]reporting program
Ford is the first automaker to join a voluntary greenhouse gas reporting
program just established in India. Ford already participates in similar
programs in the U.S., China, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina. Ford
intends to reduce CO[2] emissions at its two facilities in Chennai, India by
30 percent per vehicle by 2025. more...

Todd Nissen | tnissen@ford.com | 313.322.4898

Ford growth outpacing its competitors
Ford set a record for hybrid sales in the second quarter of this year with
24,217 vehicles sold – up 517 percent over last year and a 15 percent increase
over first-quarter 2013 – as demand for its vehicles grows and more Toyota and
Honda customers trade in their cars for a Ford. Ford has seen a 12-point gain
in its share of the U.S. electrified vehicle market. more...

Angie Kozleski | akozlesk@ford.com | 313.218.8203

Ford looks to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn for new hires
With market share up nearly a full percentage point, Ford is hiring 800 more
salaried employees than expected. These jobs – mostly in Michigan – are in
addition to Ford's goal to create 12,000 hourly jobs in the U.S. by 2015. A
new social media campaign, "The Distance Between You and an Amazing Career Has
Never Been Shorter," is designed to target prospective hires. more...

Jay Cooney | jcoone17@ford.com | 313.319.5477

New surveillance mode from Ford helps protect police
A new technology available for Ford Police Interceptor will provide additional
security for law enforcement officers by mitigating their risk of being snuck
up on while working, especially at night. New surveillance mode works by using
existing Ford technologies to give police officers added situational awareness
in their vehicles and a first line of defense. more...

Chris Terry | cterry34@ford.com | 313.206.3902

About Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company(NYSE: F), a global automotive industry leader based in
Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six
continents. With about 177,000 employees and 65 plants worldwide, the
company's automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides
financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information
regarding Ford and its products worldwide, please visit
http://corporate.ford.com.



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