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Ford Focus Electric A Compliance Car? Ford Swears It's Not

Ford Focus Electric A Compliance Car? Ford Swears It's Not

There are two kinds of electric cars on sale in the U.S. these days. The first kind--the ones you should pay attention to--are the volume electric cars. Their makers want to sell as many as they can. The second kind are the "compliance cars," built solely to meet California regulations that require... read more

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2013 Ford C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid

2013 Ford C-Max Energi, Fusion Energi Join California HOV Lane

Californians wanting to gain single-occupancy access to the state’s high-occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes now have twice as many eligible cars to choose from when buying... read more October 24, 2012 by  7


 
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid, Catskill Mountains, NY, Oct 2012

2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid: Quick Gas-Mileage Test

Gas mileage in hybrid vehicles can be a tricky thing. Depending on how they're designed--and at what speeds their electric motors kick in--their efficiency can vary... read more October 22, 2012 by  23


 
2012 Ford Focus Electric, New York City, April 2012

So What's An 'MPGe' Anyway? Ford Explains It All For You

If you've been looking at buying a new electric car, you'll have noticed a slightly different measurement of economy on the official labels: MPGe. But what does MPGe actually... read more October 12, 2012 by  14


 
2013 Ford C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid

2013 Ford C-Max Energi: 100 MPGe, Beats Volt, Plug-in Prius

It’s official: the 2013 Ford C-Max Energi is the most efficient plug-in hybrid to date, achieving a cool 100 miles per gallon equivalent combined in official EPA fuel... read more October 11, 2012 by  39


 
2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid

2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid Titanium: Hybrid Goes High-End

Ford could have a winner on its hands with the impressively frugal 2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid, but already Ford has announced a new range-topping model The Fusion Hybrid... read more October 4, 2012 by  4


 
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid, Los Angeles, August 2012

Hybrid Ad Wars: Ford C-Max Vs. Toyota Prius V

For the past decade, Toyota has unquestionably been the champion of the hybrid electric car, thanks to its Prius family of hybrids. But with a tough new ad campaign about to... read more October 4, 2012 by  6


 
2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid, New York City

2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid: Very Short First Drive

Memo to carmakers: Midtown Manhattan on a weekday can be a challenging, frustrating place to hold a test drive. Two days ago, we drove the new 2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid at a... read more September 21, 2012 by  9


 
2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid

2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid Gets EPA-Approved 47MPG All-Round

After taking part in a rather unusual fuel-economy test for its non-hybrid 2013 Fusion EcoBoost, Ford has announced its 2013 Fusion Hybrid has just been awarded its official... read more September 18, 2012 by  19


 
Trevor Bayne Wins Ford Fusion EcoBoost Challenge

2013 Ford Fusion EcoBoost: Yes, You Can Hit 47 mpg, But...

With more new-car buyers than ever wanting higher gas mileage in their next car, automakers are keen to show just how efficient their latest models can be. Which is probably... read more September 17, 2012 by  12


 
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid, Los Angeles, August 2012

Ford Cuts Rare-Earth Metal Use In Hybrid Batteries, But ...

With plug-in cars now on the market, rare-earth metals are a hot commodity. They're needed in one type of electric motor and various electronic components, and volume... read more September 14, 2012 by  13


 
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid, Los Angeles, August 2012

Ford: Customers Will Pay More For Gas-Saving Cars. Do You Agree?

At the start of September, gas prices hit an all-time Labor Day average high of $3.80 per gallon. So it’s no surprise that a recent study commissioned by Ford says that... read more September 13, 2012 by  5


 
Formula Ford 1.0 EcoBoost tackles the Nürburgring (Photo: Ford of Europe)

Ford May Sell EcoBoost Racer: Most Economical Sports Car Ever?

Sports cars aren't typically known for their high gas mileage, and racing cars even less so. But Ford's EcoBoost-powered single-seater is a little different, and following... read more September 10, 2012 by  4


 
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid, Los Angeles, August 2012

2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid: Can It Compete With Toyota Prius?

Several carmakers now offer hybrid models of existing cars, but the number of dedicated full hybrids on the mass market has been exactly one for a decade: the Toyota Prius... read more September 10, 2012 by  24


 
2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid, Los Angeles, August 2012

2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid: First Drive

The verdict is in: At last, the fabled Toyota Prius hybrid has a viable competitor. If you're in the market for a five-door hybrid hatchback with very high fuel economy--an... read more September 7, 2012 by  36


 
2013 Ford Escape

2013 Ford Escape Recalled Again For Engine Bay Fire Risk

It has only been on sale a few months, but the popular 2013 Ford (NYSE:F) Escape has just received its second recall relating to potential engine-bay fires. According to... read more September 6, 2012 by  4


 
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