Ford Motor Co. has honored six auto dealers for their dedication to their communities. Ford's Salute to Dealers, conducted under the guidance of Edsel Ford II, a member of Ford's board, was established in 2001. This year's honorees are:
- Divonsir Bastos Cardoso of Autoeste Veiculos in Foz do Iguacu, Parana, Brazil
- Cam Clark of Cam Clark Ford Auto Group in Airdrie, Alberta
- Sujeet Singh Gehlot of Gehlot Ford in Ajmer District, India
- William Kindle of Kindle Ford-Lincoln in Cape May Court House, N.J.
- Randy Nehring of Sioux Falls Ford-Lincoln in Sioux Falls, S.D.
- Randall Reed of Randall Reed's Planet Ford in Humble, Texas