Automakers Strain Suppliers With 50% Surge in U.S. Models

Automakers Strain Suppliers With 50% Surge in U.S. Models

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Late next year, Ford Motor Co. will begin selling a new version of its iconic F-Series, the top-selling U.S. vehicle line for 31 years, and it teased pickup buyers this week with a brawny, fuel-efficient concept truck.