Ford Motor Co. won't be making any friends with members of the Sierra Club when its new Excursion sport/utility vehicle (SUV) goes on sale this fall as a '00 model, but it will with many of its shareholders if sales of the new SUV match the vehicle's massive size. Ford hopes to sell 50,000 to 60,000 of its newest SUV annually at an average price of at least $35,000. The company says the SUV is aimed squarely at General Motors Corp.'s Suburban and will meet expectations for a segment of ...
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