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Ford Motor delivered quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations on Tuesday, based on the continued strength of North American sales, led by its popular F-150 pickup truck.

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Ford earnings top expectations

Ford Motor delivered quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations on Tuesday, based on the continued strength of North American sales, led by its popular F-150 pickup truck.

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Ford earnings top expectations

Ford Motor delivered quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations on Tuesday, based on the continued strength of North American sales, led by its popular F-150 pickup truck.