Ford to announce it's scrapping Mercury after 72 years
DETROIT - Ford Motor Co. will announce today that it plans to kill its 72-year-old Mercury brand, according to two people briefed on the decision.
The automaker plans to add models to the Lincoln lineup to give dealers more products to sell, according to the people, who asked not to be identified because the official announcement has not been made.
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