Employees (full time,
part-time and contract), retirees and their spouses of eligible partner companies
(suppliers, fleets, etc.) and universities where Ford recruits.
Members, Customers and spouses of
selected organizations/associations with close strategic ties to Ford Motor Company.
Selected individuals sponsored by
a Ford Motor Company employee or retiree through the Friends & Neighbors Program.
Participation is by invitation
only, not all suppliers, fleets, etc. are eligible.
Two new products per calendar
year may be purchased/leased in total.
Excluded from eligibility are:
Government employees and
officials whose use of the plan may be construed as influencing a public official.
Employees of Ford, Lincoln,
Mercury, Jaguar, Mazda, Land Rover or Volvo dealerships.
WHAT PRODUCTS ARE AVAILABLE?
Current model and prior model
year vehicles sold in the United States (including Econoline and light trucks through E
& F-350 series), equipped with any regular production optional equipment, may be
purchased or leased. Some exceptions may exist and can be verified through VINCENT.
Financing, whether purchase or
lease, may be obtained at the customer's discretion from any source.
Vehicles may be ordered from
production or may be selected from the inventory of the dealership, if the dealer agrees.
Dealers are not required to participate, but if they do, they must be an authorized Ford
Motor Company dealer for the product sold and agree to abide by the New Vehicle Purchase
Plan guidelines set forth in this document. (For example, Ford dealers may not sell
Mercury products and recreational products must be purchased through a Ford or
Lincoln-Mercury dealership, not a recreational dealer).
Optional equipment installed by
the dealership and after-market services provided by the dealership are not covered under
the New Vehicle Purchase Plan. The dealership may charge any agreed-upon price for these
items. Dealer-installed equipment or services, such as undercoating, must be individually
listed and priced separately on the buyer's order and the New Vehicle Purchase Plan/Red
Carpet Lease Customer/Dealer Agreement and Pricing Sheet.
Each vehicle purchased or leased
(Red Carpet Lease) will be covered by the same warranty and policy as those offered to
WHAT PRODUCTS ARE NOT
Certain commercial use or
specialty products and certain "low-supply" vehicles as defined by Ford (see
fdealer/lmdealer or VINCENT for vehicle eligibility).
Used vehicles, driver training
vehicles and dealer demonstrator units with over 250 miles.
Products sold under any other
Prior year models purchased or
leased after March 31 of the current year.
FACTS ABOUT ... X-Plan
For non-Ford Motor Company employees, X-Plan provides an opportunity to
experience the benefits of driving a Ford Motor Company
vehicle. Selected individuals may be sponsored by a Ford Motor Company employee or may be
eligible as an employee or member
of a partner company or organization.
Current X-Plan programs which recognize an ongoing relationship include: