The Ford Escape enjoyed its best-ever start to the year in 2017. Sales are up roughly 3 percent from last year.
Facilities: Louisville Assembly
The UAW was taken by surprise when Trump boasted that he’d gotten Ford to keep Lincoln MKC production in Louisville, Kentucky.
The problem: the Louisville Assembly Plant was never in danger of closing.
“We continue matching production with demand,” says Ford Spokesperson Kelli Felker.
America is in a manufacturing crisis, without enough candidates to fill every available position. Here’s how Ford is fighting back.