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United States Patent D613,209
Elliott ,   et al. April 6, 2010

Vehicle upper grille


CLAIM The ornamental design of a vehicle upper grille, as shown and described.
Inventors: Elliott; Peter (Pascoe Vale, AU), Dewitt; David Carl (Ivanhoe, AU), Metros; Craig S. (Melbourne, AU), Strong; Scott (Warrandyte, AU)
Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC (Dearborn, MI)
Appl. No.: D/342,232
Filed: August 20, 2009

Current U.S. Class: D12/163
Current International Class: 1216
Field of Search: D12/163,196,171,169,216,90-92,86 180/68.1,68.6 296/193.11

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D514989 February 2006 Young
D527317 August 2006 Karikomi
D555550 November 2007 Schiavone et al.
D561068 February 2008 Golden et al.
D590754 April 2009 Woolley et al.

Other References

Ford Ranger 3.0 TDCI Wild Track Melbourne, Australia 2009, Feb. 27, 2009 http://www.facts.ford.com. cited by other .
Houston Cars, May 19, 2009, 2012 Ford Ranger Spy Shots http://www.houstoncars.org/ 2012-ford-ranger-spy-shots.php. cited by other .
The Grayline, Jun. 10, 2009, 2012 Ford Ranger Spy Pic http://the-grayline.com/2009/06/10/2012-ford-ranger-spy-pic. cited by other.

Primary Examiner: Brown; Melody N
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Porcari; Damian


FIG. 1 is a front elevational view of a right vehicle upper grille showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a right side elevational view of the vehicle upper grille;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view of the vehicle upper grille;

FIG. 4 is a top plan view of the vehicle upper grille;

FIG. 5 is bottom plan view of the vehicle upper grille;

FIG. 6 is a rear elevational view of the vehicle upper grille; and,

FIG. 7 is a perspective view of the vehicle upper grille.

Views are orthogonal projections unless otherwise noted. The various views are not necessarily to scale in order to better illustrate the design. The drawings were generated using Computer Aided Design tools. The word "RANGER" is not claimed.

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