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    Ford F-150 Joins Rocket League Video Game

    Each week, our veteran radio news journalist, Laura Reynolds, brings interviews with top auto industry execs to CarProUSA. You can hear her latest Auto News shorts right here. In a hurry? Then you'll love these 1-2 minute interview segments.

    Segment Transcript

    I’m Laura Reynolds with CarProUSA. Ford Inside Strategy Manager Brand, Content and Alliances Sarah Brewer says Ford brought the In Real Life F-150 Rocket League Edition to the Chicago Auto Show. Brewer: "Rocket League is a video game where rocket powered cars play soccer. It is a pretty special partnership. Psyonix is the publisher, they are owned by Epic Games and we're been working with them for awhile and we brought an F-150 Rocket League Edition into the game of Rocket League, and so first the digital, the game version was really interesting, the F-150 chief designer and some of his team, we have of the designers here Adam Riccobelli, were really involved in making sure that we kept those design elements that make an F-150 an F-150 as we pulled it into Rocket League and we chose the F-150 because the Rocket League players had been asking for a truck. There had not been a truck in the game before. " With today's Auto News I'm Laura Reynolds.

    Photo Credit: Ford.