The last time we mentioned Troller on AutoblogGreen, a reader commented that perhaps Ford wanted to buy Troller so they could stop Troller`s production and the restart and sell the Land Rover Defender to the Brazilian army. Anyone heard anything about this?
Ford's flexible-fuel Fiesta has been selling well in Brazil, where even the "normal" gasoline is made up of 25 percent ethanol.
- Ford working to buy Brazilian automaker Troller
- Ford recalls over 100,000 flex-fuel vehicles in Brazil
- U.S. sales figures to the contrary, Ford can sell lots of small, efficient cars