Ford will stop selling heavy trucks in South America, a region where the automaker has long struggled.
The second largest U.S. automaker expects to record pretax special item charges of about $460 million as a result.
Ford will stop production at its Sao Bernardo do Campo plant in Brazil this year, and will stop selling the Cargo lineup, F-4000 and F-350 trucks along with the Fiesta compact car once it sells out of its inventories.
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