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Ford Saves Enough Aluminum Scrap to Build 30,000 F-150s Every Month

Already the toughest, safest, and smartest F-150 ever, the 2016 F-150 is also the greenest. According to a recent press release from Ford, the closed-loop recycling system at the Dearborn Truck Plant recycles up to 20 million pounds of aluminum scrap every month. That's enough to build 30,000 F-150 bodies...

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Tailgate Up or Down to Conserve Fuel?

You want to maximize fuel economy in your Ford F-150, especially on long hauls down the highway. You don't want your tailgate up, acting like a big block to airflow. Or, do you?

Many pickup owners believe that the tailgate being up blocks airflow, and will drive with it down, or use a tailgate net. However, as you can see from this video inside the Ford Motor Company wind tunnel, that's not the way to go.

As wind slides over the top of the cab, it needs a place to touch down. With the tailgate up, the wind…

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Ford Motor Company Conserves Water

It may not seem like it, with Daytona Beach at our doorstep, and the frequency of torrential rains, but water is in crisis. States like California have notably experienced severe drought, and places all over the world find themselves at a shortage of clean drinking water.

That's why it's important for the world's biggest companies, with the greatest impact on water, to make a plan to conserve this vital resource.

Ford has reduced its water use by 62% from 2000 to 2014. When the CDP, an organization that works with institutional investors to help reveal risks and…

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