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Honda came to India with their Honda City and Suzuki is almost here with their Maruti Swift. Both the companies called these their world cars suited to the local conditions of the Indian market. Next in the line is American Auto Giant Ford, which is planning to bring in their World Car.

The company plans to launch later this year a car completely designed and developed in Australia. It would be first launched in the Indian market and it would be manufactured in Ford’s plant near Chennai. Ford would also be exporting this car from this hub to their markets around the world.

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Ford is developing this product for basically the Indian and Chinese market. The company is unlikely to discontinue its flagship product Ikon for now and the model is expected to compete with range high models like the Honda City. The inside sources from the company says that the car would come powered by a range of two engines powered by 1.6 petrol and 1.4 turbo diesel.

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Ford India would see a major change in the management with Mr. Arvind Mathew becoming the new Managing Director of the company. He would be replacing Mr. David Friedman who has been with Ford India for six years now. David would now join another lucrative position in the Asia-Pacific region shortly.

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Ford has made it clear that India remains a priority market for them in the coming times, as they get ready to launch a brand new car in the Indian market. David Friedman, Managing Director, and President, Ford India announced today that the planned vehicle would see its global launch from the Indian market itself. However, he refrained from giving away many details about this upcoming vehicle from the second largest automaker in the world.

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Ford India doing well with the latest models
Ford Motors might be struggling in their domestic US market but they have managed to perform well in the competitive auto sector here in India.
The company has registered a sharp jump in its vehicle sales in India this year. This comes after Ford launched some exciting models [...]

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Ford planning to launch CNG Ikon by September
US based automaker Ford has said that they expect to double their sales in the Indian market this year.
This would be mainly fueled by the impressive sales of their recently launched new car Ford Fiesta in the Indian market.
The company is also planning to launch a CNG [...]

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Ford Motor considering building diesel engines in India
US based automaker Ford Motor is rumored to be planning to setup a diesel engine manufacturing plant in India. This would be Ford’s move to expand their presence in the diesel car segment, which is growing here in India, as these cars are more fuel-efficient.
As per industrial sources, [...]

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Ford planning to re-launch Ford Mondeo in India
Ford Motors is having a nice time in India with the successful launch of Ford Fiesta in the Indian market. The company is now considering re-introducing its D-segment luxury car Mondeo through the completely built unit (direct import) route within this year.
The company withdrew this model from the [...]

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Ford India launches 2007 Ikon
Ford India today introduced the striking new 2007 Ikon loaded with plush new interiors and new stylish exterior enhancements for young icons.
With an attractive price tag of Rs 4, 75,900 (ex-showroom, New Delhi and Hyderabad) the 2007 Ikon introduces a brand new colour - Jeans Blue to its range to [...]

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