Ford enhances used-vehicle program

Sawyers, Arlena
May 2001
Automotive News;5/7/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5928, p3
Trade Publication
Reports the launching of the used-vehicle program of Ford Division in Detroit, Michigan. Aim of the used-vehicle program; Efforts made by the company to increase sales of the certified used-vehicle; Basis for the per-vehicle charge.


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