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  1. Ford Moves Lincoln Production for 2016

    Lincoln Brand News
    Flat Rock Plant Likely Choice for 2017 Lincoln Continental Nick Bunkley Automotive News June 11, 2015 - 12:02 pm ET DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. won’t build the 2017 Lincoln Continental at the same plant that currently makes the MKS sedan, freeing up some capacity to build more of the...
  2. Ford Increases Capacity in China with New Assembly Plant in Hangzhou

    Ford Brand News - Global
    Ford Increases Capacity in China with New Assembly Plant in Hangzhou Ford Hangzhou, China — Going further to realize its accelerated China growth plan, Ford and its joint venture Changan Ford (CAF) today opened a new assembly plant in Hangzhou, China. The Changan Ford Hangzhou Plant...
  3. Ford Increases North American Capacity by 200,000 Units and Reduces Summer Shutdown t

    Ford Corporate News
    DEARBORN, Mich., May 22, 2013 – Ford Motor Company will add an additional 200,000 units of annual straight-time capacity this year. In addition, Ford will produce an extra 40,000 units by idling select plants for only one week during what has been the traditional two-week summer shutdown. “To...
  4. Ford hires 5,200 while pushing factory use to 114% of capacity

    Ford Corporate News
    November 8, 2012 Automotive News DETROIT -- Ford Motor Co. has added about 5,200 jobs this year in its U.S. factories, and its North American plants are operating at 114 percent of capacity, the highest in more than three decades. "Our manufacturing costs have gone down this year," Jim...
  5. Ford to Double Production Capacity in China with $760m Announced Today

    Ford Corporate News
    Ford China to Build US $760 Million Assembly Plant in Hangzhou; Doubles China Passenger Car Capacity to 1.2 Million Units Annually Ford Media Ford will build a new state-of-the-art assembly plant in Hangzhou with its joint venture Changan Ford Mazda Automobile (CFMA), adding initial capacity...
  6. 2012 Ford F-150 Expected to Feature Improved Payload Capacity

    Ford Brand News - Global
    2012 Ford F-150 Expected to Feature Improved Payload Capacity by Mike Levine July 20, 2011 The 2012 Ford F-150 is expected to increase its payload capacity by as much as 29.5 percent, according to Ford. Ford has published its 2012 Fleet Preview Guide, which summarizes updates...
  7. Ford Focus European production to reach capacity

    Ford Brand News - Global
    Ford Says Focus Car Sales to Push European Plant to Full Capacity in 2011 Bloomberg By Cornelius Rahn December 6, 2010 Ford Motor Co. expects to sell enough Focus compact cars in Europe to reach full capacity next year at a German factory making the new version of the model, helping the...