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Ford eNews - Nov. 28, 2012

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Ford eNews - Nov. 28, 201216:00 EST Wednesday, November 28, 2012DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- 2014 Ford Fiesta debuts; Fiesta ST to launch in North America Ford's new Fiesta, debuting today at the Los Angeles Auto Show, will redefine the small car with a projected best 40 mpg-plus fuel economy rating with the available 1.0-liter EcoBoost® engine, an exciting new look, and special features and technology that make it the most fun-to-drive car of its size. Ford is expected to have the hottest hatch around with the new Fiesta ST.  more...Craig Daitch | cdaitch@ford.com | 313.594.7903Fiesta adds improved MyFord Touch The latest trend in consumer electronics is the miniaturization of the gadgets we love, while packing them with even more performance. Ford is following suit; beginning next year it will offer MyFord Touch® with a new 6.5-inch LCD touch screen available on the 2014 Fiesta.  more?Alan Hall | ahall32@ford.com | 313.594.3744Octane Academy returns for second season Don't blink, because you won't want to miss Octane Academy season two, this time featuring the all-new Fiesta ST. Ford, creator of the popular competition motorsports reality show, is joining with Alli Sports and broadcasting six hours on NBC Sports Network. The season begins in June, the finale airs July 28 on NBC.  more...Craig Daitch | cdaitch@ford.com | 313.594.7903Ford Focus earns top safety ratingsThe 2013 Ford Focus received a top safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Focus earned a five-star Overall Vehicle Score in NHTSA's NCAP testing, which combines vehicle performance in frontal and side-impact crash tests and resistance to rollover.  more? Kelli Felker | kfelker1@ford.com | 313.322.1790Lincoln, reinventedLincoln is celebrating its heritage and looking to the future at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Seven vintage Lincolns, each selected for their historical significance, are on the stand today. Tomorrow, the all-new MKZ premium midsize sedan takes the stage, signaling the brand's reinvention.  more... Timothy Elliott | tellio45@lincoln.com | 917.653.9909About Ford Motor CompanyFord Motor Company (NYSE: F), a global automotive industry leader based in Dearborn, Mich., manufactures or distributes automobiles across six continents. With about 172,000 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 CompanyFor further information: Jennifer Moore, +1-313-248-2335, jmoor186@ford.com