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Ford Sells 21,000+ Hybrids in Q1

Based on Edmunds.com data, Ford hybrids attracting interest among Internet shoppers at a rate comparable to Toyota Camry Hybrid and Prius.

Published: 14-Apr-2013

Here's a bit of good news for Ford (NYSE: F ) : The Blue Oval's sales of hybrids were up 324% in the first quarter, thanks to strong sales of several new models.

Ford now has a 16% share of the U.S. market for "electrified vehicles" – electric cars and hybrids, it said on Wednesday.

And even better for Ford, many of the hybrids it's selling are loaded.

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