Ford ponders using plastic for all its pickup boxes

Pryweller, Joseph
March 2000
Automotive News;3/27/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5867, p28L
Trade Publication
Reports on Ford Motor Co.'s consideration of using plastic composites for the pickup boxes on its entire truck lineup. Evaluation of alternate materials for every model; Ford's exploration of the production of more niche vehicles; Short-term problems facing pick-up box processors.


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