Category: Automotive production

  • Global Semiconductor Chip Shortage Affects the 2021 Ford F-150 Production

    Global Semiconductor Chip Shortage Affects the 2021 Ford F-150 Production

    Unfinished 2021 Ford F-150s have been stockpiled in parking lots. Detroit Free Press informs these pickups are sitting at a Department of Public Works rail yard off I-96 near Evergreen in Detroit. According to the estimates, the inventory amounts between a few hundred thousand and one million dollars. The analogous situation already happened months ago […]

  • 2021 Chevrolet Corvette Production Presumably Ends in July

    2021 Chevrolet Corvette Production Presumably Ends in July

    Production of the 2021 Chevrolet Corvette is set to end during the week of July 19, 2021, according to unofficial information. GM Authority has reported it using its own source. So, those who still want to order a C8 Vette car of the 2021 model year should do it until May ends. General Motors has […]

  • Ford F-150 Owners Face Rust and Corrosion Issues Short after Delivery

    Ford F-150 Owners Face Rust and Corrosion Issues Short after Delivery

    Many owners of the 2021 Ford F-150 complain about rust and corrosion issues. A Texan Adam Daily has recently told the Detroit Free Press of a problem he faced. Several days after he brought his new F-150 home, the man noticed the vehicle began to show surface rust on axles and other underbody parts. Moreover, […]

  • Coil Spring Rear Suspension vs Leaf Spring Setup in Ford F-150

    Coil Spring Rear Suspension vs Leaf Spring Setup in Ford F-150

    One of the highlights of the third-generation Ford F-150 Raptor, just unveiled, is its brand new coil-spring rear suspension that brings certain benefits. The off-road Ford F-150 Raptor is all about the suspension. The rivaling Ram 1500 TRX has a coil spring suspension setup too, while the Raptor’s ‘little brother’ – the 2021 Ford F-150 […]

  • Fully Autonomous Apple Car Will be Built at the Kia Assembly Plant

    Fully Autonomous Apple Car Will be Built at the Kia Assembly Plant

    Apple is close to completing the deal with Hyundai-Kia to produce an electric car under the Apple brand at the Kia assembly plant in West Point, Georgia. CNBC has reported this. It is still unclear exactly what the first Apple Car will look like. Insiders say the car will be fully autonomous, “focused on the […]