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2010-02-02 11:00:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ford, Lincoln and Mercury January sales up 24 percent versus year ago Cars up 43 percent, crossovers up 20 percent, SUVs up 8 percent, trucks and vans up 14 percent Ford brand sales up 26 percent, Lincoln up 16 percent and Mercury up 6 percent Ford's U.S. market share estimated at 16 percent, up 2 points versus year ago Fleet customers are back in the market - and buying Ford; fleet sales more than doubled versus last January's depressed...

2009-08-04 14:00:00

CHICAGO, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) is celebrating production of the all-new 2010 Ford Taurus - which today was named an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Pick - in the historic Chicago Assembly Plant, which has been retooled to build the stylish, technologically sophisticated sedan with quality and precision. "The 2010 Taurus provides still more proof of Ford's commitment to product excellence," said Mark Fields, president of The...

2005-11-17 08:59:09

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. on Thursday said it was recalling nearly 224,000 vehicles because their windshield wipers may malfunction. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said the windshield wiper motor on the vehicles may have been produced without grease being applied to the output shaft gear. Inoperative windshield wipers could cause a crash due to impaired visibility, NHTSA said. Ford spokeswoman Kristen Kinley said no accidents or injuries had been...

2005-11-16 10:26:34

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. said on Wednesday it is recalling nearly 226,000 vehicles in the United States and Canada, including its flagship Ford Five Hundred sedan and Freestyle wagon, because of fire risks. Vehicles involved in the recall are from the 2005 model year and include the Crown Victoria, Lincoln Town Car, Mercury Grand Marquis and Montego sedans, Ford spokeswoman Kristen Kinley said. Ford is recalling 127,493 Ford Five Hundred and Mercury Montego sedans and...

2005-11-16 10:10:44

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. said on Wednesday it is recalling more than 225,000 vehicles in the United States and Canada, including its flagship Ford Five Hundred sedan and Freestyle wagon, because of fire risks. Vehicles involved in the recall are from the 2005 model year and include the Crown Victoria, Lincoln Town Car, Mercury Grand Marquis and Montego sedans, Ford spokeswoman Kristen Kinley said. Ford is recalling 127,493 Ford Five Hundred and Mercury Montego sedans and...

2005-09-04 12:37:49

By Poornima Gupta DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. is gearing up for an all-out assault on the midsize U.S. car market with a stylish, Mexican-built sedan dubbed the Fusion that will compete against best-selling Japanese makes. The stakes for the second-largest U.S. automaker are high. With sales of its large and midsize sport utility vehicles falling fast, partly due to high gasoline prices, Ford can no longer yield the passenger car segment to its Asian rivals. To drum up street...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.