SOURCE: AutowiredFord Europe enjoys 7% sales increase
FORD EUROPE's sales in April rose 7.4% to 143,700 cars and commercial vehicles.
The Focus and Fiesta remained the company's best-selling models in April, supported by growing sales of S-Max and Transit.
Ford sales in the UK increased by 13% to almost 32,000 units in April. Sales rose in Italy by 23% to 19,000 units and in Russia, sales nearly doubled from last year to 15,570 units in April.
Year-to-date sales in Europe for Ford are 6.3% ahead at 622,828 vehicles.
Market share in the quarter was 0.2% higher, at 8.97%.