Strong U.S. truck demand lifts Ford in July

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

Ford (NYSE:F) reports saw truck sales increased 17.4 in July to 78,583 - while car sales fell 6.4% to 68,702. Utilities sales were up 17.1% to 64,951.

Sales growth by brand: Ford +9.4 to 204,373; Lincoln +13.6% to 7,863.

Sales growth by model: Ford Fusion +16.7% to 23,942; Ford Fiesta -1.6% to 7,545; Ford Mustang +13.8% to 6,564; Ford F-Series +4.6% to 63,240; Ford Escape +18.9% to 26,558; Lincoln MKZ -1.2% to 2,776.