Despite longer-range electric vehicles like the Tesla Model 3 and the Chevrolet Bolt on the way, Ford is sticking with what it knows, saying that it still thinks the EV sweet spot is more like 100 miles than 200. The Blue Oval's Ford Focus Electric Vehicle, which has a 76-mile single-charge range, is getting a boost to about 100 miles this fall, Automotive News says, citing comments Ford
Sometimes, being the king comes with some extra scrutiny. At the urging of Automotive News, the Ford F-150 is the first truck to have multiple cab configurations crash tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. According to Automotive News, IIHS was preparing to release the crash-test report on the 2015 F-150 after the safety watchdog evaluated the popular, four-door SuperCrew body.
I wanted to write a little about this car because I'm sure I'll often compare it in future posts to my eventual 2016 Ford Escape. When I first took possession, it had about 110,000 kilometers already, it was in great shape, a single owner, regular maintenance was done at the dealership and it was mostly highway mileage on record. I had my doubts about the reliability of American vehicles, my dad
Guido Verbeck's team at the University of North Texas started out last year to create a portable mass spectrometer to analyze air quality. Stay with us here. To make it easier to haul around, the setup was built into a Ford Fusion Energi PHEV sedan, and the car could then be driven around communities to conduct experiments and take measurements. But the truly handy use for the high-tech