TITLE

Ford to launch Ka in Brazil

AUTHOR(S)
Kable, Greg
PUB. DATE
September 1996
SOURCE
Automotive News;9/30/1996, Vol. 71 Issue 5680, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that Ford Motor Company plans to begin pilot production of the Ka supermini in Sao Paulo, Brazil in October, 1996. When Ford made the announcement; Who Ka was originally developed for; Claims that Ka will go on sale in May, 1997; Other plans Ford Motor Company has for the automobile industry.
ACCESSION #
9610150003

 

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