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Ford C-Mx Solar Energi Promises the Sun

January 8, 2014 / No Comments

The Ford C-Max Solar Energi, which will be shown off at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, is something the world looks forward to. Unlike the solar cars that have come out earlier, these aren’t racers, but are normal cars. This one will come with a rooftop panel, with cells rated at 300 to 350 watts. But what the ...

Lighting Issue : 2012-2013 Ford Focus Electric and 2013 Focus ST Recalled

August 14, 2013 / No Comments

Ford is recalling about 6,308 units of its 2012- 2013 Ford Focus Electric and 2013 Ford Focus ST cars to fix faulty headlights. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration these vehicles are equipped with High Intensity Discharge (HID) headlights. The NHSTA bulletin also confirms that because of some wiring incompatibility, the front side marker lamps of these vehicles ...

2014 Ford F150 Pickup Truck will be CNG-Powered

August 7, 2013 / No Comments

Pick-up trucks are often used for work by contractors and those who drive more than an average commuter. If a CNG driven truck is used, it could save some money for the users and also is more clean and efficient. A pickup truck is 50% more effective than a compact car. With this in mind, Ford will offer a compressed natural ...

Fusion Energi Plug-in Hybrid Takes Ford Back to the Top

January 3, 2013 / No Comments

Ford has recently introduced the all new Ford Fusion Energi Plug-in Hybrid. Considered the most fuel efficient car, the hybrid vehicle was unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show earlier on. The Ford Fusion Energi Plug-in Hybrid surpassed expectations as it was only expected to get up to 100 mpg. But Ford has announced the official EPA rating of the car ...

Ford 2013 Fusion Energi Plug-In Hybrid Unveiled

November 27, 2012 / No Comments

Ford has pulled the cover off its new plug-in hybrid 2013 Fusion, also known as Fusion Energi. The vehicle is said to be the most fuel efficient midsize car in the world. Though much details are not available, it is expected to deliver more than 100 MPGe, a mile per gallon equivalency metric for electrified vehicles. As per Ford, this is ...

MyFord Mobile App Updated to Find Charging Stations

August 3, 2012 / No Comments

With lots of electric vehicles on the road and lot more charging stations mushrooming up every other day, Ford has something unique to offer to you. The company has introduced an updated version of its MyFord Mobile app. The app is majorly aimed at providing the user with information regarding the charging stations and updating them with station database. As per the ...

Bid Goodbye to Gasoline Stations; Get a Ford ECOnetic

March 30, 2012 / No Comments

Ford is a name that goes back a century, but in launching new and innovative technologies; they still stand up to date. The 2012 Focus ECOnetic model is now the most advanced of them so far. Plans on the launch of this car in the US are not on the table yet; but everyone is expecting to hear such news. Popping ...

Ford Focus Electric Seats Made from Recycled Plastic Bottles

January 10, 2012 / No Comments

Ford continues to reveal its environmental awareness by involving recycling strategies in its manufacturing processes, after committing to turning its Wixom Assembly Plant into an eco-conscious paradise relying on renewables. We now hear that the new EV from Ford will use Repreve seating material made by Unifi. Repreve is a blend of post-industrial fiber waste and post-consumer waste such as the ...

Ford Focus Electric Production Begins

December 15, 2011 / No Comments

Focus, the much awaited EV from Ford, has started production at the car maker’s assembly in Michigan. At first, the EV will be available in California and New Jersey. But as the production speeds up, it will be available in other US states as well. As far as Ford is concerned, Focus is like a new uplift in its EV segment ...

Zipcar Expands to 36 Colleges and Federal Govt Entities

October 31, 2011 / No Comments

Tapping the use-don’t-own spirit of the younger lot of today, the nation’s biggest car sharing service - Zipcar - is expanding to 36 new higher education centers in North America. So anyone from any of the 36 colleges will be provided with short term car rentals by Zipcar. Zipcar’s service is now available at about 250 higher education campuses in North ...

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