VIENNA – Ford Sollers Holding, the 50-50 joint venture between Ford and Russian vehicle maker Sollers, launches construction of a $274 million engine plant in Elabuga in the Russian Republic of Tatarstan. The partners also announce they plan to build the Ford EcoSport cross/utility vehicle for the Russian market. Ford Chief Operating Officer Mark Fields and Ildar Khalikov, prime minister of Tatarstan, on hand for the groundbreaking ceremony, pressed the button to count down the ...

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