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United States Patent D712,323
Mays ,   et al. September 2, 2014

Vehicle hood


CLAIM The ornamental design for a vehicle hood, as shown and described.
Inventors: Mays; J C. (Bloomfield Hills, MI), Callum; Moray S. (Ann Arbor, MI), Piaskowski; Joel (Brighton, AU), Behmer; Darrell (Novi, MI), Curic; Kemal (West Bloomfield, MI)
Name City State Country Type

Ford Motor Company



Assignee: Ford Motor Company (Dearborn, MI)
Appl. No.: D/476,648
Filed: December 16, 2013

Related U.S. Patent Documents

Application NumberFiling DatePatent NumberIssue Date
29469983Oct 16, 2013

Current U.S. Class: D12/173
Current International Class: 1216
Field of Search: ;D12/86,90,91,92,173,196 ;180/69.2,69.21,69.22

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Other References

"14 Mustang. Ready, Set, Gone. Witness the burn." May 19, 2013 [online], [retrieved on Apr. 11, 2014]. Retrieved from the Internet <URL: http://www.auto-brochures.com/makes/Ford/Mustang/Ford.sub.--US%20Mustang.- sub.--2014.pdf>. cited by examiner .
Rall, Patrick. "Similarities Across the 2015 Ford Mustang Lineup Could Equal Big Sales GainS." Torque News. Dec. 31, 2013 [online], [retrieved on Apr. 11, 2014]. Retrieved from the Internet <URL: http://www.torquenews.com/106/similarities-across-2015-ford-mustang-lineu- p-could-equal-big-sales-gains>. cited by examiner.

Primary Examiner: Hyder; Philip S
Assistant Examiner: Ly; Darlington
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Porcari; Damian


FIG. 1 is a top plan view of a vehicle hood;

FIG. 2 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a top, front, and left-side perspective view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a top, front, and right-side perspective view thereof.

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