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United States Patent D814,992
Bucher ,   et al. April 10, 2018

Vehicle front valance


CLAIM The ornamental design for a vehicle front valance, as shown and described.
Inventors: Bucher; George (Dearborn, MI), Carbis; Dean (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Yu; Shawn (Canton, MI)
Name City State Country Type

Ford Global Technologies, LLC



Assignee: Ford Global Technologies, LLC (Dearborn, MI)
Appl. No.: D/583,158
Filed: November 2, 2016

Current U.S. Class: D12/169
Current International Class: 1216
Field of Search: ;D12/169,216,90-92,86,171,196,163 ;293/102,113,115,117,120 ;296/180.1,180.2

References Cited [Referenced By]

U.S. Patent Documents
D710264 August 2014 Watkins
D739321 September 2015 Blanski
D749470 February 2016 Behmer
D753562 April 2016 Wolff
D793924 August 2017 Sagawa
D797619 September 2017 Jung

Other References

Brad Anderson http://www.carscoops.com/2016/02/ford-ecosport-tipped-to-reach-us-shores.- html Ford EcoSport Tipped to Reach US Shores, dated Feb. 13, 2016. cited by applicant .
Unknown http://www.2017suv.net/2018-ford-ecosport-release-2017-in-usa/ 2018 Ford EcoSport Release 2017 in USA dated Feb. 20, 2016. cited by applicant .
Brandon Turkus http://www.autoblog.com/2016/04/25/ford-ecosport-spy-shots-us/ Ford EcoSport spotted in US with Escape-inspired face dated Apr. 25, 2016. cited by applicant .
Unknown http://www.oncars.in/car-news/spoted-2017-ford-ecosport-reveals-fr- ont-facia-india-launch-by-next-year/10372 Spotted: 2017 Ford EcoSport reveals front facia; India launch by next year dated Apr. 28, 2016. cited by applicant.

Primary Examiner: Brown; Melody N
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Dottavio; James


FIG. 1 is a top and left side perspective view of a vehicle front valance showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a bottom and left side perspective view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top and rear perspective view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 9 is a bottom plan view thereof.

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