Consumers Rip Ford Dismissal Bid In Shelby Defect Suit

Law360, New York (July 17, 2017, 3:37 PM EDT) -- Car buyers on Friday urged a Florida federal judge to reject Ford Motor Co.’s attempt to blame drivers instead of owning up to putative class claims that it knowingly sold certain defective 2016 Shelby Mustangs that weren’t the “track-ready” iconic race cars the automaker marketed them as.

A proposed class of consumers fired back at Ford’s recent motion to dismiss their suit alleging that the company defrauded them by selling them certain model 2016 Shelby Mustang GT350 vehicles that could lose speed and power mid-drive even...
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