Ford slashes manufacturing operations in India, adds engineers and tech workers

The company will stop making vehicles for sale in India — which include the Figo, Aspire, Freestyle, EcoSport and Endeavour — right away. Once supplies of those vehicles are sold, there will be no more, said Ford spokesperson Sinead Phipps.

Manufacturing of some of those vehicles will continue for export until the end of 2021 from the Sanand plant and into the middle of 2022 from the Chennai vehicle and engine plants.

“We will definitely continue to provide parts, warranty and service support for customers in India however,” Phipps said.

Meanwhile, Ford will maintain a presence in India, home of

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