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Ford Is Only Brand to Top 2 Million Sales in the U.S. in 2012

For the second year in a row Ford has topped 2 million sales in the U.S. Ford was also the only brand to break the 2 million sales mark in 2012. Following Ford's lead is Chevrolet, Toyota, Honda, Nissan, Hyundai. In addition, Ford is only automaker with three vehicle nameplates in the global top 10 - Focus at number 1, F-Series at number 4 and Fiesta at number 5.

Global Focus new registrations totaled 737,856 through September, making it the world's number-one selling vehicle nameplate. Fiesta new vehicle registrations totaled 560,061 for the same period, making it the world's best-selling B-Car, according to Polk.

"Focus and Fiesta represent the best of our One Ford plan," said Jim Farley, Ford's executive vice president, Global Marketing, Sales and Service and Lincoln. "In just three years, Ford has transformed our global small car lineup and started winning over customers worldwide with vehicles that are not only fun-to-drive but also fuel-efficient - largely thanks to our award-winning EcoBoost engines."

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