Ford Sales up 43 Percent
MAR
02

If January 2010 was a homerun for Ford sales, (and it was; click here to see) then February knocked it completely out of the ballpark. Ford, Lincoln and Mercury sales for February 2010 were up 43 percent versus year ago and 22 percent higher than January.

“The strength of our new products and Ford’s leadership in quality, fuel efficiency, safety, smart design and value are resonating with customers,” said Ken Czubay, Ford Vice President, U.S. Marketing Sales and Service. “The good news is we have even more new products and fuel-efficient powertrains coming this year, and we expect our progress to continue.”

February sales were higher throughout Ford’s line-up. Cars were up 54 percent versus a year ago, utilities were up 39 percent, and trucks were up 36 percent. Among brands, Ford sales were up 46 percent, Lincoln sales were up 19 percent and Mercury sales were up 24 percent.

Ford remains committed to delivering the freshest line-up of new products in the U.S. industry. New or significantly upgraded vehicles this year include the Ford Fiesta, Focus, Edge and Edge Sport, Explorer, F-Series Super Duty®, Transit Connect Electric, Lincoln MKX and an all-new small car for Mercury.

In addition, the company is introducing nine new or upgraded fuel-efficient engines and six new transmissions this year. They include the new 2.0-liter EcoBoost engine, new Mustang V-6 and V-8, new Super Duty 6.7-liter diesel and 6.2-liter gasoline engines.

Ford estimates its February U.S. total market share was approximately 17 percent – up 3 percentage points versus a year ago.

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?? ? I love ford~
3 year(s) ago via
James_Grant1 I LOVE FORD but sales up 43% is too high for all the officer like me.
4 year(s) ago via
marco love ford, I had the f150, mustang v6, gt and now the fusion sport . I been on sale for last 7 years and I did notice the customer are coming from other brand to trade for ford. keep going ford
4 year(s) ago via
Ray Purchased 10 F150 Lariat it is as quite and smoth as a Lexus, have owned 01 Tundra and a older Chevy this is my first F150 it beats them all hands down, waiting on the new 2011 Exployer to get my wife out of her 04 Toyota Solar, Way to go Ford on the Quailty Ray Marietta Ga
4 year(s) ago via
gaurv arora I would love you own a car from ford !!!!!! big ford fan in India ......please launch the new fiesta here in India .....the old one seems quite outdaed ...though it has a wonderul engine !!!!!! enough of japanese cars !!!!!!
4 year(s) ago via
Carlos I love the cars manufactured by Ford. I am Brazilian and here has been much reported about this new philosophy of Ford and the new range of global products that she has accomplished. Ja had countless and all Ford vehicles have always had one thing in common: Motor durable. I'm glad to see Ford again leading in its home market.
4 year(s) ago via
pat Ford will be the next big thing. It will be similar to 1932 when the V8 flathead became available. the quality cannot be beat. GM and especially toyota will not be able to compete with ford.
4 year(s) ago via
Brad Now that's the way its done. This is Ford today.
4 year(s) ago via
Lenin I am glad I am part of it. Go Ford Go ...............
4 year(s) ago via
Marty Finally, Finally!!!!!!! This is the first time I've read "ANYWHERE" on a Ford Motor Company site that there will "INDEED" be an all "NEW"!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! small car for MERCURY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! THANK GOD!!!!! Tell me more! Send pictures to me asap please! LOL Thank you Ford and Mercury!
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