WAYNE, MI – Ford Motor Co. announces it will consolidate production of its Focus compact car in North America, moving assembly of all Focus models to its Wayne Stamping and Assembly plant by 2006. Currently, the 3- and 5-door Focus body styles are built at Ford’s Hermosillo (Mexico) Stamping and Assembly plant. Jim Padilla, Ford executive vice president and president of the Americas, says the production shift is accompanied by a 4-year, $240 million investment at Wayne to expand the body ...

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