VIENNA – Volume production of the new-generation Ford Focus is under way at Ford’s plant in Vsevolozhsk near St. Petersburg, Russia. The 5-door hatchback launched Monday is the first model to begin output at the plant, with the 4-door sedan set to roll out in September and the wagon to follow in January. More than 5,000 Russian customers already have ordered a new Focus. The first cars will arrive at dealerships in August. Russian Focus production started in August 2002. To date, more ...

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