USA: National trailer rental firm bans Ford Explorer tow vehicles - paper
Ford's popular Explorer sport utility vehicle, recalled in 2001 over its alleged tendency to roll over if a Firestone tyre blew out, has been dealt another blow. According to the Detroit News, U-Haul International is forbidding its outlets to rent trailers to US customers who plan to tow with the Explorer, saying it no longer can afford to defend product liability lawsuits linked to the best-selling model.
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