March 10, 2003

SUVs - Suddenly Upside-down Vehicles: Document Excerpt: Ford Sanitizes Documents

Correctly predicting that Ford would be sued for rollovers in the Bronco II, Ford’s lawyers rounded up 113 documents relevant to track width, stability index, vehicle height, and test track results, and then lost or destroyed 53 of the most important ones. Multiple copies of many of these 53 documents were circulated throughout the company, yet these key documents mysteriously disappeared.