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Ford setting up research & innovation hub in Silicon Valley

MR FIELDS: 'As we think about coming here to Silicon Valley, we want to be viewed as part of the ecosystem here.'

San Francisco

FORD Motor Co chief executive Mark Fields said the second-largest US carmaker needs a presence in the heart of the technology industry to be a part of Northern California's innovative culture.

Mr Fields was in Palo Alto on Thursday to christen Ford's Research and