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    Report: Ford recalls 7,300 Lincoln MKZ Hybrids for potential rollaway problem
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    The Lincoln MKZ Hybrid might not be "true luxury," yet, but it is being recalled. According to The Detroit News, around 7,300 gas-electric MKZs from the 2013-2014 model years have a problem with the powertrain control module that could cause the vehicles to roll even after being put into park. ...

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    Report: Ford increasing Lincoln MKX Hybrid production mix to 30%
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    Demand for the Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is strong enough that Ford will change the production mix from 20 percent to 30 percent hybrids for the 2014 model year. It's part of an overall MKZs comeback, which saw sales increase in April sales now that the car is no longer quite as slow to roll of the ...

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    Report: Next-gen Ford Fusion Hybrid to get up to 48 mpg city
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    While Ford is busy busting its you know what to prep its next-gen CD4 vehicles – the Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ here in the States and the Ford Mondeo in other markets – for launch, the team of Blue Oval engineers assigned to development of the next-gen Ford Fusion Hybrid is ...

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    Ford implements cost-cutting strategy for hybrid vehicles
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    Even though there are more hybrids on the market today than ever before, automakers still need to squeeze more cost savings out each one, whether that be by economies of scale or by developing technology in-house. That's the strategy that Ford is using, says Sherif Marakby, the company's ...

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    Ford touting "40" at New York Auto Show (that's 40 mpg, of course)
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    Ford wants attendees at the 2011 New York Auto Show to know that it has "Four in the Forties". This means that four of the automaker's vehicles are rated at 40 miles per gallon or better. To reinforce its point, a blue-lit "40" flanks the entrance of Ford's media event in New York City. For ...

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    Ford gets two patents for fuel-saving SmartGuage with EcoGuide
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    Praised by CleanMPG as "spectacularly clean and concise," Ford's SmartGauge with EcoGuide has received two patents for assisting drivers in maximizing fuel economy. Found on the 2011 Ford Fusion and Lincoln MKZ hybrids, SmartGauge with EcoGuide instantaneously calculates both power and fuel ...

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    Ford VP: "Uncertainty about fuel prices has changed the mindset of customers"
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    2011 Ford Explorer Live Debut in Southern California – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The last time we quoted Ford's vice president of global marketing, Jim Farley, he uttered something like, "You can't sell a hybrid in today's market." Those words poured from Farley's mouth as he ...

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    Ford VP: "You can't sell a hybrid in today's market"
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    2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    On several occasions in the past, Ford Motor Company execs have reiterated the company's stance on electrified vehicles, saying that 25 percent of its global sales in 2020 will come courtesy of vehicles that feature battery ...

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    2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid priced at $35,180, same as V6 model
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    2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Lincoln has dropped a bit of a surprise with the pricing of the 2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid. Unlike most other hybrid vehicles, there will be no price premium compared to the cheapest conventional model. The MKZ hybrid will start ...

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    2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid officially rated at 41 mpg city / 36 mpg hwy
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    2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In what should be a surprise to no one, the 2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid has been officially certified by the EPA as the most fuel efficient luxury sedan in the U.S. market. Given that the MKZ is really little more than a very ...

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    2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid gets updated SmartGauge with apple blossoms
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    When the 2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid goes on sale this fall, it will have an updated version of the SmartGauge that debuted last year on the Ford Fusion hybrid. The basics of SmartGauge remain the same, with a pair of 4.3 LCD displays flanking a central speedometer. The LCDs can display several ...

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    Ford kills Mercury, will make Lincoln the most efficient luxury brand
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    Lincoln Concept C – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ford Motor Company is finally getting serious about making Lincoln a top notch premium brand to compete with the likes of Lexus and Cadillac. To make that happen, the Blue Oval will introduce seven all new or heavily refreshed ...

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    Report: Lincoln MKZ hybrid a low volume seller, 4,000 sounds about right
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    2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ford unveiled its newest hybrid offering, the 2011 Lincoln MKZ hybrid at the New York Auto Show. For Ford, the vehicle will become the company's first luxury hybrid product in a segment dominated by the Lexus brand. ...

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    New York 2010: 2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid is exactly what we expected
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    2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ford has reminded us over and over again about its plans to offer a full line of electric vehicles in the United States. The Escape and Mariner hybrids started this trend, the Fusion and Milan hybrids are garnering lots of ...

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    New York 2010: Lincoln unveils its first hybrid - the MKZ - that could get 41 mpg
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    2011 Lincoln MKZ Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Rumors of a new Lincoln hybrid debuting at the New York Auto Show this week are true, as the new MKZ Hybrid officially debuts on the Ford stand later today. Ford's president of The Americas, Mark Fields, said the MKZ Hybrid ...

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    Report: Lincoln MKZ Hybrid will debut in New York
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    When we take a hard look at the current Lincoln lineup, we see some issues. For starters, the Navigator, MKS, MKT, MKX and MKZ aren't exactly setting the sales charts on fire. Come to think of it, we just listed the entire Lincoln lineup. Okay, so Ford's luxury marquee can easily be likened to a ...

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