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Ford Confirms All-New Focus RS For Global Markets
COLOGNE, Germany – Ford has confirmed it will be launching an all-new Focus RS – the ultimate performance version of the world’s best-selling global nameplate. The company announced that the all-new RS will be made...
Next-Generation Ford Transit Connect Taxi: ‘Taxi of the Future’ Arrives in Hong Kong
HONG KONG — Ford Motor Company today unveiled the all-new 2014 Transit Connect Taxi – purpose-built for the Hong Kong market – that provides an unmatched combination of performance, passenger comfort...
VW readying entry-level brand for emerging markets
By Nat Shirley
Mar 21st, 2012
Though it currently owns more marques than any other automaker, Volkswagen is reportedly gearing up to add yet another brand to its burgeoning global family.
VW board member Ulrich Hackenberg told Auto Motor...
Majority of Lincoln dealers in key markets agree to renovations, new facilities
By: Bradford Wernie
February 3, 2012
DETROIT -- More than half of Lincoln's dealers in the top 130 U.S. markets have committed to invest in upgrading their dealerships as the brand tries to reinvent...
Auto stocks crash with broader markets; GM, Ford plunge over 8%
By: Dustin Welsh
August 8, 2011
DETROIT -- The auto industry wasn't spared from today's crash on world stock markets.
As of mid-afternoon, the Dow Jones industrial average plummeted to 11,044, down 3.5 percent...
Datsun Being Revived by Nissan for Emerging Markets
By Colum Wood
July 3 2011
As an automaker, Datsun may have had its issues, and rebranding the company in North America in 1982 as Nissan proved a smart move by execs. Still, few have forgotten cars like the 510, the many Z sports...
Ford's Strong Sales Momentum Continues in European Growth Markets; Just Launched All-New C-MAX Exceeds 31,000 Sales
•Ford's total European 50 market sales volume was stable at 104,700 units in February on February 2010
•Ford sales in its traditional 19 European markets were 85,500...
2011 Ford Fiesta Sport+ launched in five European markets
By Tim Beissmann
February 21st, 2011
Ford has introduced the 2011 Ford Fiesta Sport+ to its range in five select European markets.
To be known as the S1600 in the UK and the Sport S in Germany, the Sport+ will also be...
Ford names first markets to sell Focus Electric, the company's first all-electric passenger car
Ford has announced the first U.S. markets slated to receive the all-new Focus Electric, which debuts in late 2011
Markets were chosen based on several criteria, including commuting patterns...
there has been so much news about Ford's global investments lately - in areas outside out of N.America & Europe ...think maybe this article may serve as a start for a Big Picture discussion.
Ford Uses Profit to Chase Rivals in Emerging Markets - Bloomberg
(Update2) April 9, 2010 18:17 EDT
Automotive News Europe
Ford celebrates sales boost in Europe's top two markets
Scrappage incentives help March sales of the Fiesta, Ka
Ford Motor's sales grew significantly in Europe's two biggest markets in March, boosted by scrappage incentives.
In Germany, Europe's No. 1 market, Ford's...