Global auto trade network news | lack of core impact intensified!Ford suspended orders for the Maverick, a small pickup truck

2022-07-18 0 By

Ford told dealers that it was suspending customer orders for Maverick pickups as it struggled to fill a backlog of orders.Ford Motor Co confirmed on Monday that it is suspending customer orders for its Maverick, a small pickup truck introduced last June, Reuters reported.Ford told dealers that it was suspending customer orders for Maverick pickups as it struggled to fill a backlog of orders.Ford said it would stop taking new orders after Jan. 27 to focus on existing orders, but customers could still buy Maverick from their local Ford dealership.Ford said in a statement that the 2023 Maverick will resume taking orders this summer.A gasoline-electric hybrid system is standard on the Maverick small pickup, a technology option designed to keep the car’s starting price below $20,000.A worldwide shortage of computer chips has prevented automakers from assembling some new cars.Supply chain and production disruptions have reduced inventory levels at car dealers.(Translated by Joy)