UPDATE 3-Ford to boost production of hybrids tenfold

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(Adds additional CEO, Ford executive comments, details, background, stock price, byline) By Poornima Gupta DEARBORN, Mich., Sept 21 (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co. , the No. 2 U.S. automaker, will boost global production of gasoline-electric hybrid vehicles tenfold by 2010, Chief Executive Bill Ford said on Wednesday. By then, more than half of the company's Ford, Lincoln and Mercury cars and light trucks will have hybrid capability, Bill Ford said during a meeting at a research lab here ...

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