Ford to consolidate vehicle development teams


DETROIT, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. is planning to consolidate its four vehicle development teams in North America to two groups, cars and trucks, and an announcement is expected as early as Tuesday, a source familiar with the situation said on Monday. Raj Nair, executive director of sport utility vehicles and body-on-frame platforms, is expected to head the truck team, while Marcos de Oliveira, who is currently head of medium and large front wheel drive vehicles, is expected to ...

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