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  1. Next Ford Edge and S-Max to Receive Same CD4 Derivative Platform

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    The Next Wave Begins
    May 16, 2012
    By: Austin Rutherford

    Now that the Fusion/Mondeo and MkZ are nearing completion. Ford is putting all efforts into the next stage of CD4 on the front burner. FIN has now learned of some interesting information of this product cadence.

    As part of its ultra secretive nature, Ford has named this second wave
  2. Ford's First Quarter 2012 Global Sales Breakdown

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    Sales of Focus Up; China, Europe Hit the Wall
    May 11, 2012
    By: Austin Rutherford

    Ford sales in the first quarter of 2012 were a double-edged sword. Even with higher sales in North America, Europe and China dragged total sales downward. Ford will have many new products in the coming months to help remedy both problems.

    Ford of Europe is experiencing
  3. EPA Rates the 2013 Ford Escape 1.6L I-4 EcoBoost

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    Best fuel economy of any automatic
    April 27, 2012

    The EPA has completed its final testing of the last new engine for the 2013 Escape. The figures come in line with what Ford expected for the small four cylinder.

    The new 1.6L EcoBoost is officially rated at 23 city, 33 highway. This makes the Escape the most fuel efficient automatic
  4. Ford Debuts All-New EcoSport in Production Trim

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    One of 3 new Utilities Launching in China
    April 22, 2012

    First seen as a slightly veiled concept in India, Ford today rolled out the all-new EcoSport in front of the world press for the Beijing International Auto Show. The EcoSport not only is a global vehicle destined for over 100 markets, but is the first such vehicle engineered by Ford of South America.
  5. 2013 Ford Escape 2.5L and 2.0L EcoBoost Receive Official MPG Figures

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    1.6L EcoBoost comes later in the year
    April 20, 2012

    This morning, the EPA finally released official MPG figures for the 2013 Escape. Due to the 1.6L I-4 EcoBoost's late availability, only the 2.5L and 2.0L EcoBoost's ratings were released. All the power train configurations see improvements over their 2008-2012 counterparts, when you take into
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