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post #4 of Old 12-14-2016, 04:37 PM
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Originally Posted by webbrowan View Post
I've actually wondered about how car manufacturers decide how many units to produce when they come up with a new car model. Obviously the more they make, the greater the economies of scale, but to risk producing a car that might eventually be a dud is a much bigger risk isn't it? 300,000 worldwide sounds pathetic, but considering how Ford has been performing, perhaps they can't be taking risks now...



Not sure what you mean? Regarding the MKC, production in the U.S. is kind of limited by Escape production since they share the same plant.. Build more Escapes, Build less MKCs or the reverse.

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