Ford Motor Co. said it delivered its best August electrified vehicle sales ever with more than 8,292 sales, up 288 percent over the same period a year ago.
Ford Motor Co. said Friday that it predicts November will be its best hybrid sales month ever with more than 6,000 units sold.
Powertrain noise in the all-new Ford Fusion Hybrid is like the proverbial tree that fell in the forest. With Active Noise Cancellation technology on board, if you don’t hear it, is it really even there?
Ford’s third-generation hybrid system, which replaces nickel-metal-hydride batteries with new lighter, more efficient lithium-ion batteries, could reduce the company’s use of expensive, hard-to-get “rare earth” metals by up to 500,000 pounds a year.
Buyers of Ford Motor Co.’s new 2013 Fusion Hybrid, the Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid or the Focus Electric can make a donation to eco-charities through the company that turns used plastic water bottles into seat fabric.
Ford Motor Co. said Thursday that its Fusion Hybrid had been given a 91 percent overall vehicle quality score in the 2010 U.S. Global Quality Research System report, compared to 80 percent for the Toyota Camry hybrid and 80 percent for the Nissan Altima hybrid.
Recent industry studies show that certain hybrid models provide car buyers with much more bang for their buck, and the Ford Fusion Hybrid and Ford Escape Hybrid are at the top of those lists