MUMBAI – Ford is aggressively building its global compact-car base in India, matching new models to its understanding of the dynamics of the local market and awareness of changing consumer preferences. After observing 3½ years of the Figo compact car’s success in both domestic and export markets and three months of positive response to the EcoSport compact cross/utility vehicle, the auto maker is growing India as a competitive production base. Ford’s new plant ...

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