TITLE

Ford, DCX vie to build Army's next truck

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Aaron
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/13/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5865, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the competition between Ford Motor Co. and DaimlerChrysler to supply the United States Army's workhorse truck. Possible use of modified versions of either the Ford F-350 or Dodge Ram in the military; Cost reduction as one of the factors to be considered in the choice of a truck model; Building of prototypes by the competing firms in an Army program dubbed COM-BATT.
ACCESSION #
2934847

 

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