LAS VEGAS — Ford Motor Co., trying to ease stock constraints, plans to ship and promote partially constructed automobiles which are awaiting semiconductors or associated elements that management non-safety crucial options, executives advised sellers in a gathering right here Saturday, in keeping with three folks current.
The plan is a revision of an concept floated in July, the place Ford thought of delivery partially constructed automobiles to sellers to take a seat on their tons till components turned accessible. Now, in keeping with the folks, the partially constructed automobiles Ford will ship sellers will likely be each drivable and sellable.
Ford mentioned it will ship the mandatory chips inside one 12 months for sellers to put in within the bought merchandise, the folks mentioned.
It was not instantly clear when the automaker would begin delivery and promoting the partially constructed automobiles or what fashions can be included within the plan.