Ford Focus Electric
When the mercury starts to rise, people have all sorts of ways for cooling themselves down: sprinklers, lemonade and ice cream all come to mind. But the engineers at Ford have developed a system that cools the lithium-ion battery in the all-new Focus Electric and keeps it working at its prime, even in the hottest of conditions.
Ford Motor Co. announced Thursday it is tripling production capacity of its electrified vehicle lineup through 2013, further boosting volumes of its all-new C-Max Hybrid and C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid, which begin production next year and adding hundreds of green auto jobs in the Detroit area.
When it comes to regularly scheduled maintenance, the Ford Focus Electric will be the easiest car to own that Ford Motor Co. has ever built.
The Ford Focus Electric, which debuts in late 2011, will bring enhanced recharging flexibility with a 120-volt convenience cord to allow users to recharge the all-electric vehicle at remote locations; the convenience cord will serve […]
Ford Motor Co., Detroit Edison, Xtreme Power and the state of Michigan are teaming up to build one of Michigan’s largest solar power generation systems and electric vehicle charging stations at Ford’s Michigan Assembly Plant […]