More on Ford's U.S. sales

|About: Ford Motor Company (F)|By:, SA News Editor

Ford (F -1.2%) says it saw a sales surge in the last week of the month after February got off to a rough start.

Lincoln kept up its recent resurgence. The brand now has increased sales 26% over the last five months compared to a year ago.

Fleet orders were down 10% in February, but Ford thinks the volume drop will be made up in March.

Sales by model: Fiesta -3.4 to 4,844; Focus -23.5% to 15,926; Fusion -14.3% to 23,898; Explorer -22.1 to 12,921; F-Series +2.6% to 55,882.