Bill Ford Jr. introduces Ford Focus Electric at the 2011 NAIAS in Detroit, MI.
Bill Ford Jr., Executive Chairman of the Ford Motor Company introduces the 2011 Ford Focus Electric Car at the 2011 North American International Auto Show at the Cobo Center in Detroit, January 10, 2011. UPI Photo/Mark Cowan
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