How many categories will there be in the sport/utility vehicle (SUV) segment? For now, no one really knows, but Ford Motor Co.'s Sport Trac is the first of a new kind of truck that further blurs the concept of what constitutes an SUV. Aimed at buyers who want an SUV but need — or think they need — the versatility of a pickup truck, Ford says customer input drove development of the Sport Trac. “A lot of SUV customers told us they loved the roominess (of the standard Explorer), but they ...

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