Ford eNews - May 8, 2013

                           Ford eNews - May 8, 2013

PR Newswire

DEARBORN, Mich., May 8, 2013

DEARBORN, Mich., May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Ford adding 2,000-plus jobs at Kansas City Assembly
Ford will add more than 2,000 jobs at Kansas City Assembly Plant, where the
F-150 is built. Click here for an inside look at Ford employees working on
assembly of the industry-leading Ford F-150. The company is adding the jobs to
meet surging demand for F-150 and the planned production of the all-new Ford
Transit. more...

Kristina Adamski | kadamsk1@ford.com | 313.588.0849

Ford U.S. sales up 18 percent
Ford sales for April climbed 18 percent, with gains across the portfolio –
cars were up 21 percent, and utilities and trucks both were up 16 percent.
Retail sales were up 27 percent. Fusion continues its strong run with
best-ever April sales of 26,722 cars – a 24 percent increase over record
year-ago levels. more...

Erich Merkle | emerkle2@ford.com | 313.806.4562

Ford China sales continue to climb
Ford China sales continued to climb in April, with 75,331 wholesale vehicles
sold, an increase of 37 percent compared to April 2012, bringing year-to-date
sales to 261,927 – up 49 percent from last year. more...

Mark Schirmer | mschirme@ford.com | 313.390.8647

About Ford Motor Company
Ford Motor Company(NYSE: F), a global automotive industry leader based in
Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six
continents. With about 175,000 employees and 65 plants worldwide, the
company's automotive brands include Ford and Lincoln. The company provides
financial services through Ford Motor Credit Company. For more information
regarding Ford and its products worldwide, please visit
http://corporate.ford.com.

SOURCE Ford Motor Company

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