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FORD: Strong sales of smaller cars make up for weak truck sales

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LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB) -- Ford says strong sales of smaller cars made up for weak truck sales and pushed total sales up by two percent in December.

The Focus was up nearly 60 percent from this time last year, while F-Series pickup truck sales were flat.

Sales of the new Ford Escape, which is made is Louisville and has been hit with several recalls, fell 21 percent.

Overall, Ford's U.S. sales jumped up 5 percent for the year.

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