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United States Patent D584,996
Jamieson ,   et al. January 20, 2009

Vehicle exterior

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a vehicle exterior, as shown and described.
Inventors: Jamieson; Stuart (Chelsea, MI), Thomas; Freeman (Laguna Beach, CA), Woodhouse; David (Newport Coast, CA), Kaoud; Ehab (Canton, MI)
Assignee: Ford Motor Company (Dearborn, MI)
Appl. No.: D/299,812
Filed: January 4, 2008

Current U.S. Class: D12/91
Current International Class: 1208
Field of Search: D12/86,90-92 296/181.1,181.5

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D559742 January 2008 Thomas et al.
D561646 February 2008 Thomas et al.
D561658 February 2008 Thomas et al.
D563277 March 2008 Thomas et al.
D569767 May 2008 Abe et al.
D570250 June 2008 Nakamura

Other References

Roth, Dan; "Detroit Auto Show: Ford Airstream Concept"; Autoblog website article, located at www.autoblog.com/2007/01/07/detroit-auto-show-ford-airstream-concept/; 16 pages; Jan. 7, 2007. cited by other .
Thomas, David; "2006 L.A. Auto Show: Ford Explorer Fuel Cell"; Cars.com Kicking Tires article, located at http://blogs.cars.com/kickingtires/2006/11/2006.sub.--la.sub.--auto.sub.-- -sh.sub.--4.html; 3 pages; Nov. 28, 2006. cited by other .
"Ford F-250 Super Chief Concept: A Bold, American Flex Fuel Pickup That Delivers Tomorrow's Fuel Today"; Ford Motor Company Press Release, located at http://media.ford.com/newsroom/release.sub.--display.cfm?release=22295; 5 pages; Jan. 8, 2006. cited by other .
Pund, Daniel, "The Bold and the Brutiful: Ford designs another rear-drive sport sedan concept," Edmunds website article, located at http://www.edmunds.com/insideline/do/Features/articleId=118988; 2 pages; Dec. 30, 2006. cited by other .
"2008 Explorer Maintains Leadership Among Midsize SUVs With Unmatched Features And Equipment"; Ford press release posted on Zer Customs website, located at http://www.zercustoms.com/news/2008-ford-explorer.html; 3 pages; July 11, 2007. cited by other.

Primary Examiner: Brown; Melody N
Attorney, Agent or Firm: MacKenzie; Frank A. Brooks Kushman P.C.

Description



FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a vehicle exterior showing our new design.

FIG. 2 is a front/right side perspective view of the vehicle exterior of FIG. 1, wherein a front/left side perspective view is a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a right side perspective view of the vehicle exterior of FIG. 1, wherein a left side perspective view is a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear/right side/top perspective view of the vehicle exterior of FIG. 1;

FIG. 5 is a rear perspective view of the vehicle exterior of FIG. 1;

FIG. 6 is a rear/left side perspective view of the vehicle exterior of FIG. 1, wherein a rear/right side perspective view is a mirror image thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a top plan view of the vehicle exterior of FIG. 1.

The broken lines showing logos and vehicle wheels are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.

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