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Ford's Big Boss Would Like to See the Puma ST in North America

Ford, as we know, has left the car market in North America. Apart from the Mustang, the manufacturer's lineup here is all about SUVs and pickups. Of course, this means that there’s room for other models within the family and one of them, if it was up to Ford boss Jim Farley, would be the European-market Puma ST.

Jim Farley has the reputation of being a genuine car guy, and he gave further proof of this by sending out a tweet about the Puma ST. In it he directly expressed his wish to see the Puma ST make it to the U.S. market.

In the tweet he also shared a 15-second video announcing the recent launch of the Puma ST by Ford's British division.

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Launched in June 2019, the Puma is essentially the Fiesta’s European cousin. In the Ford lineup there, it slots in between the EcoSport and Kuga, better known as the Escape here. The model is available with either gasoline or diesel engines, but the lineup includes a 200-hp ST variant. It's that versions specifically that Jim Farley would like to have cross the Atlantic.

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