KUALA LUMPUR Malaysia — Ford Motor Co. and AMIM Holdings Sdn Bhd will assemble Ford's latest sport/utility vehicle (SUV), the Escape, which goes on sale in North America this month. AMIM Managing Director Richard Canny says planning for assembly of the SUV is at the advanced stages for an introduction in 2001. “We plan to build the Escape at our plant in Shah Alam, and if all goes well, Malaysia will be the first ASEAN market for it,” Canny says in a statement. Ford is considering ...

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