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75 YEARS OF FORD TRUCKS CELEBRATION

 75 YEARS OF FORD TRUCKS CELEBRATION
 Starting Monday, Aug. 10, a caravan of eight vintage Ford trucks


will convoy the length of Interstate 75 -- Sault Ste. Marie, Mich., to Ft. Myers, Fla. -- to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of Ford trucks.
 The two-week truck tour over some 1,500 miles will include stops at more than 10 cities, including Dearborn, Toledo, Cincinnati, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Atlanta and Tampa. The tour officially ends at the Edison Ford Winter Estates in Ft. Myers. Events along the tour route will include news conferences and truck stop programs. Also, the entourage will detour to Louisville, Ky., in order for the celebration to include Ford's Louisville Assembly Plant and Kentucky Truck Plant.
 In addition to the vintage trucks, which will be transported by two AeroMax 120s and an AeroMax 106, an Explorer, F-150 Flareside and Villager are included in the Ford truck caravan.
 The Dearborn (Mich.) stop will be Tuesday, Aug. 11. The vehicles will be displayed on the horseshoe drive between Ford Engineering Buildings No. 1 (Truck Operations) and No. 3 (Car Product Engineering), at 20000 Rotunda Drive, just west of Oakwood Boulevard, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Local vintage truck owners have been invited to participate.
 CONTACT: Woody Haines of Ford, 313-845-2968.
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