Ford Motor Company was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903. It sells cars and commercial vehicles under the Ford brand and has a small residual stake in Japan’s Mazda. It is one of the big three US carmakers and the Focus and Mondeo models are among its most successful brands.

Ford's fleet of autonomous vehicles. Photo: Ford

The Ford CEO’s major fear about self-driving cars

Ford is moving full speed ahead with its self-driving cars. 

The company aims to have its fully autonomous cars on the road in a commercial setting, such as a ride-sharing program, by 2021.