Ford Motor Co. was reluctant to bring the Focus ZX5 to North America, despite its status in Europe as the most popular model in the Focus lineup. “The initial plans were to not bring the 5-door to North America,” says Torrey Galida, vice president-marketing for Ford of Canada, which unveiled the vehicle last week at the Canadian International Auto Show in Toronto. “(Ford President) Jacques Nasser and (former Ford of Canada President) Bobbie Gaunt wanted it here. They think it's the best ...

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