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The Top 5 Autos in Hollywood Movies

Cars are generally an essential part of movies in Hollywood, in fact it is not surprising to learn car-related movies coming out in many cases. While the plots and action scenes have got changed due to the technological advancements both in automobiles and the movie industry, there isn’t any denying which a car flick will be an accomplishment if done right. History gives proven this specific with many blockbusters such as The Duel, Spielberg’s primary hit, American Graffiti, Bullitt, in addition to Death Race. There are also diverse movies that effectively ride on the success regarding car movies, however without fundamentally becoming classics. This article takes a closer look at the top 5 autos found in movies.
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Ford Fusion have received the highest five-star overall safety rating from the NHTSA

Ford Fusion

Ford Fusion and Fusion Hybrid have both received the five-star safety rating from the NHTSA. The highest five-star rating is a great upgrade for the Ford Fusion, which was redesigned. The previous model scoring only three stars in the frontal crash test and four stars in the side crash test and rollover evaluations. The new 2013 Ford Fusion received four stars in side crash and rollover testing and a five stars in the front crash test.
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List of safest cars for 2013

List of safest cars for 2013

The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has revealed its annual Top Safety Picks List for new 2013 year. As we know, IIHS only evaluated 29 vehicles with its new testing procedures for TSP+. Luxury cars were the first groups evaluated.
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2014 Ford Fiesta Facelift with a new engine in the U.S.

2014 Ford Fiesta Facelift

Today Ford has confirmed the update of its 1.0-liter turbocharged three-cylinder gasoline engine. The new engine made for redesigned Fiesta that will go on sale in the U.S. early next year. The new 3-cylinder EcoBoost unit is offered in two states of tune delivering 99HP and 123HP, in North America, Ford will bring the most powerful version that generates a peak torque of 148 lb.-ft.
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Ford recalling F-150, Mustang, Expedition, Lincoln Navigator models

According to The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Ford recalls F-150, Mustang, Expedition, Lincoln Navigator models due to a defective transmission sensor. Some 10,000 vehicles are affected, including 2011 and 2012 F-150 pickups, 2012 Expedition and Lincoln Navigator, and 2012-2013 Ford Mustang.
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2013 Ford Escape

2013 Ford Escape

Ford today unveiled its new compact crossover, called Escape (Kuga in Europe). The new Ford Escape is more modern than the model it replaces. Ford’s design boss, Martin Smith, say: “The Escape’s athletic good looks are no accident, we wanted to create the impression of an athlete like a runner or swimmer in the new body – right down to the defined muscles that convey movement and energy.”

The new Escape measures 178.1 inches in length, 72.4 inches in width, 66.3 inches in height, while it rides on a 105.9 inch wheelbase.
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Ford Ranger is Awarded 5 Stars in Euro NCAP Crash Tests

Ford Ranger

All-new Ford Ranger is the first pickup tested by the Euro NCAP to achieve a five-star top rating. The Ranger’s overall score was 89%, one of the highest regardless of class. The new Ford Ranger received the best rating ever for pedestrian protection among the cars tested by the Euro NCAP since 1997, with an 81% score.
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Ford Fiesta Sport Special Edition

Ford Fiesta Sport Special Edition

Ford has unveiled a new Fiesta Sport Special Edition, developed on the base of the European market Fiesta Sport + (called the 1600S in the UK and Sport S in Germany). The new Fiesta Special Edition is available with two engine options, the 1.6-liter Duratec Ti-VCT petrol unit delivering 134-horses and 160Nm torque at 4,250rpm.

Combined with a close-ratio gearing and a redeveloped exhaust system, the Fiesta Sport Special Edition with the petrol engine completes the 0-100km/h acceleration in 8.7 seconds and has a top speed of 195km/h.
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