Ford, DCX vie to build Army's next truck

Robinson, Aaron
March 2000
Automotive News;3/13/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5865, p44
Trade Publication
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.


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