Ford (NYSE:F) this week said that its Focus was the world's best-selling automotive "nameplate" in the first half of 2013. If "nameplate" sounds like a carefully chosen word, it was: Ford's claim was immediately countered by a protest from Toyota (NYSE:TM), which disputes Ford's math and says its Corolla is the world's real best-seller.
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