TITLE

Ford ponders using plastic for all its pickup boxes

AUTHOR(S)
Pryweller, Joseph
PUB. DATE
March 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;3/27/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5867, p28L
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
2982717

 

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