The debate about the relative merits of electric vehicles is certain to be ongoing for years to come. For some, it represents the new frontier in automotive engineering and design. Electric powered vehicles for the masses; no more oil taken from the ground and clean air for all. Show More Summary
These kids know what’s up. ???? #Ford #FocusElectrichttps://t.co/RmqG5G6Suy — Ford Motor Company (@Ford) June 6, 2016 If some goodhearted, genuinely trying people came up with the new Ford Focus Electric ad featuring Captain Planet, I’m sorry to criticize it, but it is a really lame attempt to sell an electric car. Show More Summary
Ford had licensed the Captain Planet characters to promote the Focus Electric in a new 30-second spot. Continue reading Captain Planet wants you to drive a Ford Focus Electric Captain Planet wants you to drive a Ford Focus Electric originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 06 Jun 2016 16:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] Focus Electric will offer a 100-mile range when the 2017 model rolls in later this year, up from 76 miles at present. However, with the similarly priced Chevrolet Bolt EV and Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] Model 3 promising double the range or more, the Focus Electric is thoroughly outmatched by the competition (the...
The company is confident current buyers will be attracted to the 2017 Focus Electric with 100 miles of range.
Ford will boost the Focus Electric Vehicle's single-charge range to about 100 miles for the 2017 model year. Continue reading Next Ford Focus Electric will stick with 100-mile range Next Ford Focus Electric will stick with 100-mile range originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
If you live in California and your demographics are right, your electric car dream is within reach. Yes, even you, baristas and struggling actors! The website Leasehackr stumbled upon a killer deal for lower-income Californians (assuming...Show More Summary
In Europe, the 2016 Ford Focus produces 324 foot pounds of torque, according the government. In reality, it gives you the full 350 all the time and will light up its tires mid-corner have you decided to switch off the traction control. But you can, and that’s important. Read more...
Fighting through traffic is a drag. If only you could pop off a wheel from your car and ride it to freedom... See also: The 5 coolest electric cars in the world A Ford patent published on Dec. 15 (and uncovered by Patent Yogi) focuses...Show More Summary
A global electric vehicle outlook report published in 2013 suggested that the goal of 15 countries that are part of the Electric Initiative is to have 20 million electric on the road by 2020.  The report states that, as countries seek to address future energy requirements, achieving sustainable transport has emerged as an important […]
Updated 2017 Ford Focus Electric to get DC fast charging and 100-mile range (image credit: Ford Motor Company) At Ford Motor Company’s annual December media briefing this week, CEO Mark Fields took to the stage to announce that “Ford would be investing $4.5 billion to bring 13 new electrified vehicles to [...]
DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford Motor Co. says it will introduce 13 new electric vehicles worldwide by 2020, including an updated Focus sedan that will go on sale late next year. The new Focus will have fast-charging capability and an estimated...Show More Summary
The electric Focus will boast a 125-mile range.
Owners of Ford’s C-MAX Energi, Focus Electric, and Fusion Energi electric vehicles can now get their car's stats on their wrist.
Ford has updated its MyFord mobile app with support for theap Android Wear. The apps are geared towards owners of Ford's electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles, specifically the Ford C-MAX Energi, Ford Focus Electric and Ford Fusion Energi. Show More Summary
Ford Focus EV. The vast majority of electric vehicle owners will not go back to traditional gas-powered cars, according to a survey commissioned by Ford Motor. A full 92 percent of battery electric vehicle (BEV) drivers will stay with electric when they buy another vehicle, according to the survey. The news was [...]
While there are more electric vehicle options on the road today than ever before, only a handful of them are offered nation-wide and even fewer are readily available. Cars such as the Nissan LEAF, Chevy Volt, Ford Focus EV and Tesla Model S give buyers different options, but we know that variety is the spice of life. Show More Summary
The Wayne plant produces the Focus, Focus Electric and C-Max hybrid.
Ford's Focus EV is winning hearts and minds in a mobile app-enabled car sharing experiment launched in London earlier this year Ford’s London Car Sharing Experiment Draws Electric Vehicle Fans Out Of Hiding was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
Living in Northern California, electric cars are a common sight – all you have to do is look in the left lane. There are numerous Tesla Model S’s, Nissan Leafs, and the occasional Ford Focus or Chevrolet Spark EV. Plug-in hybrids like...Show More Summary