Monthly Archives: April 2022

The Story of a Man and His Dream Car, the Lamborghini Countach

Like countless other automotive enthusiasts in the 1980s, Anthony Battista was infatuated with exotic cars, but the Lamborghini Countach more so than the decade’s other motoring luminaries. “The first time I saw one in a magazine” he remembers, “I said to myself, I’m buying that car.” Despite his relative youth, the 28-year-old from Connecticut was in the enviable position to make that dream a reality, having saved enough to purchase one under the right… Source link

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JPMorgan Chase & Co. Cuts Ford Motor (NYSE:F) Price Target to $21.00

Ford Motor (NYSE:F – Get Rating) had its price objective lowered by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from $22.00 to $21.00 in a research report issued on Monday, The Fly reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co.‘s price target would suggest a potential upside of 38.80% from the company’s current price. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on F. The Goldman Sachs Group boosted their target price on shares of Ford Motor from $20.00 to $22.00 and gave the… Source link

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Ford Motor (F) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.10 on June 1st

Ford Motor (NYSE:F – Get Rating) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 7th, RTT News reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, April 26th will be given a dividend of 0.10 per share by the auto manufacturer on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $0.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 25th. Ford Motor has a payout ratio of 18.0% meaning its dividend is sufficiently covered by earnings…. Source link

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Car collecting world turns its eyes to San Diego for annual La Jolla Concours

Chuck Spielman grew up around cars because his father had a Chevy dealership in New York. He’s around cars now by choice. They’re choice, all right. Spielman has one of San Diego’s most admired collections, a rotating cast that currently includes a 1923 fire engine, a 1934 Packard, a 1964 Shelby Cobra, a handful of vintage Corvettes and about two-dozen others. They are housed in a private Sorrento Valley museum that also showcases thousands of items of automotive memorabilia: road signs,… Source link

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REVIEW | 2022 Renault Duster 1.5dCi Intens is ideal for the urban jungle

Renault Duster 1.5dCi Intens technical specifications ENGINE Type: Four-cylinder turbo-diesel Capacity: 1.5l Power: 80kW Torque: 250Nm   TRANSMISSION Type: Six-speed auto   DRIVETRAIN Type: Front-wheel drive PERFORMANCE Top speed: 169km/h 0-100km/h: 11.9 sec Fuel Consumption: 4.8l/100km (claimed), 5.6l/100km (as tested) Emissions: 189g/km   STANDARD FEATURES Electric windows, LED daytime driving running lights, multifunction steering-wheel controls, electric mirrors, keyless entry,… Source link

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Paul Adams Obituary (1942 – 2022) – Fairfax, VT

Paul Adams, accomplished welder, machinist, entrepreneur, creator, businessman and visionary, passed away peacefully in his home on April 8th after living with Parkinson’s Disease for several years. Paul was born on December 1, 1942 in Burlington, VT to Harriet Smith Adams and Harry Adams. He was the second of two sons to his brother George. He is survived by his daughter Ashley Adams, her husband Pike Porter, and their son Atticus Adams-Porter of Burlington, VT, his former wife and best… Source link

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FY2023 EPS Estimates for Ford Motor Lowered by Jefferies Financial Group (NYSE:F)

Ford Motor (NYSE:F – Get Rating) – Research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group decreased their FY2023 EPS estimates for shares of Ford Motor in a research note issued on Monday, April 11th. Jefferies Financial Group analyst P. Houchois now expects that the auto manufacturer will post earnings of $2.25 per share for the year, down from their prior estimate of $2.28. Jefferies Financial Group currently has a “Hold” rating and a $18.00 price target on… Source link

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Rare Corvette Styling Prototype Hiding Since 1954 Restored To Perfection

A styling prototype of the original Chevrolet Corvette is seeing the light of day for the first time since disappearing in the 1950s. In a YouTube video, Jerry Heasley takes us through the history and restoration of S.O. 2151, a prototype C1 Corvette that was used to present different design features to executives at GM. The prototype is actually two cars, and started life as EX-129, a yellow car that traveled the Motorama tour with other Corvette prototypes such as the Nomad… Source link

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Should We Be Delighted With Ford Motor Company’s (NYSE:F) ROE Of 37%?

While some investors are already well versed in financial metrics (hat tip), this article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Equity (ROE) and why it is important. We’ll use ROE to examine Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), by way of a worked example. ROE or return on equity is a useful tool to assess how effectively a company can generate returns on the investment it received from its shareholders. In simpler terms, it measures the profitability of a company in relation to… Source link

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Audi R8 has the longest car user manual taking over 43 hours to read

Ever despair of ploughing through those hefty car user manuals? Audi R8 has the longest, spread over 308 pages and requiring over 43 hours to read By Ray Massey Motoring Editor For The Daily Mail Published: 16:52 EDT, 1 April 2022 | Updated: 16:52 EDT, 1 April 2022 Ever despair of ploughing your way through those hefty car user manuals? Some of those tomes really will… Source link

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