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Ford sales in China up 51%

October 11, 2013 by Joey Wang

Ford sales in China up 51%

Ford said on Wednesday that its sales in China rose 51 percent, to 647,849 vehicles, through the first nine months of this year compared with the similar period last year. Growth accelerated in September, when Ford’s sales rose 61 percent, to 96,111. The gains have come in a Chinese car market that has cooled recently after years of robust growth.

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Spy Shots: Ford Fiesta will get a 1.0 Turbo in China

October 2, 2013 by W.E. Ning

Spy Shots: Ford Fiesta will get a 1.0 Turbo in China

Spy shots showing the Ford Fiesta with a 1.0 Ecoboost 3-cylinder engine in China. The Fiesta 1.0 will be launched on the Chinese car market in November, price will start around 110.000 yuan and end around 130.000 yuan.

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Ford Mondeo police car in China

September 25, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Ford Mondeo police car in China

A sleek Ford Mondeo police car, seen on the same motorway in Chongqing City where we met a Hongqi L5 earlier today. Chongqing is home to the factories of the Chang’an-Ford joint venture which makes the new Mondeo for the Chinese car market, and in China local police prefers to buy local cars. The old Ford Mondeo was used by Chongqing coppers too, painted in black and looking more scary than this white-blue new car.

The new Ford Mondeo was launched in China in late August, price starts at 179.800 yuan and ends at 265.800 yuan. Engines: 1.5 turbo and 2.0 turbo.

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Ford Mondeo is shiny blue in China

September 20, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Ford Mondeo is shiny blue in China

A very shiny Ford Mondeo, seen on the Wufang Tianya Automobile Parts City in east Beijing, not far from the famous Beijing Tuning Street. The good Ford was wrapped in an eye-killing shiny blue wrap and sexed up much further with a pink grille, a pink bumper-grille, and shiny blue 5-spoke alloys.

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New Ford Mondeo hits the China car market

August 29, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

New Ford Mondeo hits the China car market

The new Ford Mondeo sedan has been launched on the China car market. Price starts at 179.800 yuan and ends at 265.800 yuan. The launch has long been eagerly awaited with Chinese car buyers ready to pay whatever it takes to get their hands on what is in nicknamed the ‘Aston-Ford’.

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Ford sales in China up 71% in July

August 7, 2013 by Joey Wang

Ford sales in China up 71% in July

Ford Motor and its local partners in China sold a total of 72,834 vehicles on a wholesale basis in July, an increase of 71 percent from a year earlier, the company said on Tuesday. That compared to a 44 percent increase in June.

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New Ford Mondeo will hit the China car market on August 29

July 31, 2013 by W.E. Ning

New Ford Mondeo will hit the China car market on August 29

The new Ford Mondeo will finally hit the China car market on August 29 and the first cars have arrived at Ford dealers throughout China. Pre-sales  have started with price ranging from 189.900 yuan to 275.900 yuan. The Ford Mondeo is made in China by the Chang’an-Ford joint venture.

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New Ford Escort will hit the China car market in 2014

July 25, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

New Ford Escort will hit the China car market in 2014

Ford is bringing the Escort back, but only to China. The new Ford Escort will be launched on the China car market in 2014. The Ford Escort concept debuted in April on the Shanghai Auto Show.

Not a new name, and not a very new car either. The new Escort is based on the current China-made Ford Focus Classic, which is a slightly dressed up second generation Ford Focus. The Ford Escort will technically replace the Ford Focus Classic, and will be positioned under the current third generation Ford Focus.

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New Ford Mondeo will hit the China car market in August

July 25, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

New Ford Mondeo will hit the China car market in August

The new Ford Mondeo will finally hit the China car market in August, price will start at 189.900 yuan and end at 275.900 yuan. The Ford Mondeo will be made in China by the Chang’an-Ford joint venture.

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Ford sales in China up 44% in June

July 4, 2013 by Joey Wang

Ford sales in China up 44% in June

Ford Motor Co. sold 75,254 vehicles in China last month, up 44 percent from a year earlier, with volume driven in part by firm demand for the company’s redesigned Focus compact car, the company said on Thursday.

It said the growth in June followed an equally strong month in May when its sales rose 45 percent. During the first six months of the year Ford sold a total of 407,721 vehicles, up 47 percent. Via: Reuters.