Ford Motor Company - Largest U.S. Manufacturer of Cars and Second in European Market

Ford Motor Company

Ford Motor Company is the largest U.S. manufacturer of passenger cars, which today is the third in the U.S. market and the second - on the European market. The company was founded by Henry Ford in 1903 and became famous as the first, which launched conveyor for car assembly. The company has been recognized for model Ford Model T, produced until 1927. Its interesting that the first Soviet GAZ cars were replicas of Ford vehicles. In the 2000s, the company entered into a number of high-profile deals. So, in 2007, Aston Martin division was sold, and in 2010 - Volvo Cars.

Ford Motor Company has 70 plants located throughout the world, including those in Vsevolozhsk, where Ford Focus 3 and Ford Mondeo models have been assembled.