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  1. Unifor demands Ford Motor Co. invest in Windsor, Ont.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | CBC News

    ... after 2012 contract negotiations, Ford invested $700 million in the Oakville plant, which builds the Ford Edge, Ford Flex, Lincoln MKX and Lincoln MKT. The federal government pitched in $71.6 million, and Ontario contributed $70.9 million to upgrade ...

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  2. Unifor demands Ford Motor Co. invest in Windsor, Ont.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | CBC News

    ... after 2012 contract negotiations, Ford invested $700 million in the Oakville plant, which builds the Ford Edge, Ford Flex, Lincoln MKX and Lincoln MKT. The federal government pitched in $71.6 million, and Ontario contributed $70.9 million to upgrade ...

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  3. Ford explores making plastics from tequila wasteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Gizmag

    ... options to replace petroleum products in vehicle manufacture stretch back to the use of wheat straw in the Ford Flex nearly a decade ago. The company has also experimented with production-ready materials from soybeans and other fibers. With agave ...

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  4. Ford using new idea involving a tequila companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WXYZ

    ... "We have soy foam in every single North American built Ford vehicle," she said. "We have wheat strap-ins in the Ford Flex. There is eight sustainable materials." "It takes seven years to harvest the pina from the agave. They chop it, shred it, and ...

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  5. America's once best-selling SUV goes on a dietRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Automotive News

    ... the hood. The latest Explorer adopted the same platform as the new Ford Taurus and Lincoln MKS sedans and the Ford Flex crossover. It also offered third-row seats as standard equipment. The newest Explorer -- offering just the I-4 and a 3.5-liter ...

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  6. Review of the 2016 Ford FlexRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Jordoncooper.com

    A couple of weeks ago, Ford Canada was cool enough to lend me a 2016 Ford Flex for a week to review it. We drove it in the city, we took it on the highway, and we took it on a road that was under heavy construction and kind of scary.

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  7. 2016 Ford Flex 3.5L EcoBoost AWDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Yahoo!

    It seems like only yesterday that we first extolled the cool-parent virtues of the Ford Flex, but the wagon/crossover box-of-all-trades hit the market as a 2009 model. Neither a high-riding wannabe SUV nor a traditional car-height station wagon, the Flex still offers distinctive, unabashedly squared-off style and a useful, reconfigurable three-row cabin.

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  8. New Business: Auto Suppliers Expected To Usher In Hundreds Of JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | CBS Local

    DETROIT - An auto supplier is set to build a new plant in Detroit and create as many as 750 new jobs. The Michigan Economic Development Corporation says the $95 million factory will be built on 30-acres of a newly negotiated land deal from the Economic Development Corporation of Detroit.

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  9. New Business: Auto Suppliers Expected To Usher In Hundreds Of JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | CBS Local

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  10. 2016 Ford Flex Limited in-depth rental reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Autoblog

    ... that cost about double what I ended up paying. So, it looked like I was going to be taking another look at the Ford Flex . And thus began my eight days with a 2016, black on black, Ford Flex Limited. Yeah baby. The 2016 Flex comes in three trim ...

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  11. Flex-N-Gate to build plant in DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | WXYZ

    DETROIT - The decision of a major auto supplier to build a new manufacturing facility in Detroit will produce hundreds of new jobs, including many that could go to city residents. "We're going to have Detroiters making things in the city of Detroit again," said Mayor Mike Duggan, at the official announcement Wednesday.

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  12. Jacksonville Jaguars owner bringing up to 650 jobs to Detroit with $100M factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | MLive.com

    Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan joined Shahid Khan, the owner of the Jacksonville Jaguars and automotive supplier Flex-N-Gate, on the city's east side Wednesday to officially announce a $100-million Flex-N-Gate facility. Duggan said the Ford family played a big roll in bringing Khan's company to 30 acres of vacant land near I-94 on Detroit's east side.

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  13. Illinois-based Flex-N-Gate to build nearly $100M Detroit facility to...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | PR Newswire

    Illinois-based Flex-N-Gate to build nearly $100M Detroit facility to supply Ford vehicles, create up to 650 jobs eastside - primed and promoted as among the centerpieces of the state's automotive industry resurgence - will gain a major new tenant in the ongoing campaign to attract manufacturing jobs to the city, Gov. in construction and capital costs for a facility that will supply parts to Ford Motor Company. Potential additional investment in the project could push the project to at least -based hiring and contracting thresholds outlined in Executive Orders 4 & 5 and to develop a comprehensive hiring plan in conjunction with the City's Human Rights Department and Detroit Employment Solutions, Corp., to help ensure jobs for Detroiters.

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  14. New Business: Auto Suppliers Expected To Usher In Hundreds Of JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | CBS Local

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  15. Ford Transit, Transit Connect, Flex Win Vincentric Best Fleet Value In America AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Auto Channel

    May 23, 2016: Ford Motor Company, led by the strength of its Transit van lineup, won seven Vincentric Best Fleet Value in America awards for 2016. Ford vans were named best value for fleets in the following categories for the second consecutive year: Full-size half-ton passenger van: Ford Transit 150 XL low-roof wagon Full-size three-quarter-ton cargo van: Ford Transit 250 low-roof van Full-size one-ton cargo van: Ford Transit 350 low-roof van Small commercial passenger van: Ford Transit Connect XLT short-wheelbase van Ford Flex SE equipped with front-wheel drive was named a best fleet value in Vincentric's large SUV/crossover category for the third time.

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  16. Seven great cars that nobody is buyingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Autoblog

    ... The Mazda is rated at 1 mpg better on the highway (38 vs 37 mpg). It's the car almost everyone loves to hate: The Ford Flex. Decidedly dated, having hit the market back in 2008 (but updated for 2013), the three-row Flex remains an especially ...

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  17. Driven: Love it or hate, the retro-looking 2016 Ford Flex offers space, comfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | The Chronicle Herald

    Never mind that it's March in Winnipeg and I'm 2,400 kilometres and 54 years away from anything resembling Surf City, the retro look of the Ford Flex immediately evokes images of the 1960s, beach parties, and woodies. It started at the 2005 North American International Auto Show, when J. Mays, then Ford's vice-president of design, introduced a boxy, airy concept called Fairlane.

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  18. 2016 Mini Cooper Clubman Tested: Bigger Is BetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Car & Driver

    ... interior and exterior styling will be worth the premium. To us, the Clubman sort of looks like a scale-model Ford Flex -which we consider a good thing-although the distinctive rear doors create an annoying vision-blocking seam in the rear-view ...

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  19. Heels on Wheels: 2015 Ford Flex ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Auto Channel

    INTRO TO THE FLEX VEHICLE View the wagon-like Ford Flex as one of the most space-accommodating crossovers on the market for second- and third-row passengers. Its close-to-the-ground poise makes it an attractive alternative to those not comfortable with the nose-bleed seats some SUV competitors push.

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  20. Key Scales Ford Of Leesburg, FL Announces Internet Sales Team ExpansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... of Ford vehicles. The vast inventory includes Ford Mustang, Ford Edge, Ford Explorer, Ford F-150, Ford Escape, Ford Flex, and many more. For more information on availability of models, please call 1-877-301-5615 or visit online at: ...

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