VIENNA – Ford-Werke GmbH, the German Ford Motor Co. division, inaugurates volume output of the new-generation Focus this week at its factory in Saarlouis, in southwest Germany. The plant, which celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, will be the single source for production of the new Focus in Western Europe, building all three body styles – the sedan, hatchback and wagon. The high-performance ST model will be added in early 2012. “Saarlouis is proud to have been the lead plant for ...
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