Ford

  • (noun): Grandson of Henry Ford (1917-1987).
    Synonyms: Henry Ford II
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on ford:

Ford Contour
... The Ford Contour, and its sister, the Mercury Mystique, were compact cars that were derived from the first-generation, globally marketed Ford Mondeo ... The Contour and Mystique replaced the Ford Tempo and Mercury Topaz in the U.S ... and were based on Ford's CDW27 platform ...
Eaton Ford - History
... In Anglo-Saxon times Eaton Ford was known as Sudbury but became known as Eaton Ford as it was next to the village of Eatun (now Eaton Socon) and was sited at the ford across the River Great ... In recent decades Eaton Ford expanded quickly, but generally beginning later than other parts of St Neots which were included in the London overspill programme ... As Eaton Ford grew, it absorbed the ancient hamlets of Crosshall Ford and Maltmans Green ...
Ford, Wisconsin - Demographics
... There were 96 households out of which 39.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.6% were married couples living together, 13.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 14.6% were non-families. 12.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
Jaguar X-Type - Sales and Reception
... Ford's decision to use a modified version of the Ford Mondeo platform (shared with the Land Rover Freelander Compact SUV which is also produced at Halewood) for the Jaguar X-Type wasn't received well by some ... In reality, the X-Type used only 20% of Ford Mondeo's components, while a variety of Ford platforms, engines and components were being used by all models of the Ford Motor Company ...
Juha Kankkunen - Career - 1997-98: Ford
... Halfway through the 1997 season, Kankkunen joined the Ford Motor Company factory team to replace a disappointing Armin Schwarz ... challenge for the title himself, Kankkunen's role was to support Ford and his teammate Carlos Sainz in their title fights ... Kankkunen stayed with Ford for the 1998 season with Belgian driver Bruno Thiry as his new teammate, after Sainz had opted to re-join Toyota ...

More definitions of "ford":

  • (noun): United States manufacturer of automobiles who pioneered mass production (1863-1947).
    Synonyms: Henry Ford
  • (noun): United States film maker (1896-1973).
    Synonyms: John Ford
  • (noun): A shallow area in a stream that can be forded.
    Synonyms: crossing
  • (noun): The act of crossing a stream or river by wading or in a car or on a horse.
    Synonyms: fording
  • (verb): Cross a river where it's shallow.

Famous quotes containing the word ford:

    There is no Soviet domination of Eastern Europe and there never will be under a Ford administration.... The United States does not concede that those countries are under the domination of the Soviet Union.
    —Gerald R. Ford (b. 1913)

    In the two centuries that have passed since 1776, millions upon millions of Americans have worked and taken up arms, when necessary, to make [the American] dream a reality. We can be proud of what they have accomplished. Today, we are the world’s oldest republic. We are at peace. Our nation and our way of life endure. And we are free.
    —Gerald R. Ford (b. 1913)

    I am the first to admit that I am no great orator or no person that got where I have gotten by any William Jennings Bryan technique.
    —Gerald R. Ford (b. 1913)