New Ford CEO's Plan: Put Workers & Innovation First Sep 08, 2017 Jim Hackett took over as Ford CEO in May, and is already impressing labor leaders by *gasp* actually engaging with them. Future of Driverless Car Found at Rosie's Old Factory Aug 21, 2017 The Michigan factory site where Rosie the Riveter once built B-24 Liberators will now serve as the test track for the future fleet of self-driving cars. Ford to Save $1 Billion Building Focus in China, Not Mexico Jun 21, 2017 The company will be testing both consumer appetite for China-built cars and the tolerance of President Donald Trump, who has criticized automakers for importing vehicles from overseas. GM Expands Fleet of Self-Driving Chevrolet Bolt Electric Cars Jun 13, 2017 General Motors Co. is adding more cars to the race auto manufacturers and tech companies are in to get self-driving vehicles onto public roads. Ford Culls Fields; Hackett to Take Whack at It May 23, 2017 Mark Fields is out as Ford CEO and Jim Hackett, who has been leading the carmaker's self-driving initiative, is in. Ford Investing $1.2 Billion in Plants as Trump Touts Jobs Mar 30, 2017 Ford announced it will be investing $1.2 billion in three Michigan factories, giving President Trump something new to tweet about. Ford Fires Back at Trump with US Truck Stats Sep 20, 2016 Presidential hopeful Donald Trump called Ford a "disgrace" for shifting some small car production to Mexico, but Ford responded with numbers from a plant they shifted from Mexico to Ohio.