Stand By Your Man

Ford says it's in Formula One to stay. And that it's not in for short term marketing goals. OK, let's see an excerpt from a Ford F1 racing's review board report
F1 continues to provide a very good return on investment in terms of technological, personnel and marketing development.
The reassuring statements in the Ford report shall be in effect until such time as Ford sees fit to cease it's racing program. In other words,  Ford could still pull out of F1 at any time.