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May 14, 2010

Auto Briefs

Concept Car: Small-scale Ford Start is designed to be affordable

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(Ford)

Ford's take on the affordable urban car debuted at the Beijing auto show last month. It uses an aluminum and steel frame to cut weight, and its body panels are made from pre-colored recyclable composites, eliminating the need for painting. There are no plans for production.

--NWautos staff

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