truck sales http://wamc.org en Ford's US sales up 2 percent in December http://wamc.org/post/fords-us-sales-2-percent-december <p></p><p>DETROIT (AP) —&nbsp;Ford&nbsp;Motor Co. says its U.S. sales rose 2 percent in December, as strong sales of small cars made up for weak truck sales.</p><p>Sales of the Focus small car rose 58 percent from last December, while the Fiesta subcompact was up 53 percent. F-Series pickup truck sales were flat compared with last December. Sales of the new&nbsp;Ford&nbsp;Escape small SUV, which has been hit with several recalls, fell 21 percent.</p> Thu, 03 Jan 2013 15:49:25 +0000 Associated Press 54979 at http://wamc.org Ford's US sales up 2 percent in December