Ford has announced that it will add a new long-range RWD SE variant to its Mustang Mach-E line-up in China with prices starting at 282,000 yuan ($43,450). It’s lower price tag means it qualifies for state-led subsidies in the country for the purchase of an electric vehicle.
Manish Kharinta2021-07-26 16:00 PT
Lyft Inc customers in Florida might be picked up in a self-driving vehicle by the end of this year. Ford Motor Co and its autonomous driving partner Pittsburgh-based Argo AI plan to self-driving vehicles on Lyft’s ride-hailing network by the end of the year, Ford announced on Wednesday.
Eric Walz2021-07-21 08:45 PT
Ford has decided to stop offering the diesel engine on its full-size pickup truck as it looks to focus on its PowerBoost technology.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-07-18 07:30 PT
U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co is facing another big safety recall. The automaker announced on Friday that it recalled approximately 774,696 Ford Explorer models to inspect rear cross axle ball joints which may seize. It's the second recall of the Ford Explorer SUV in eight months involving the rear suspension.
Eric Walz2021-07-16 13:30 PT
Thanks to a large supply of semiconductor chips, Ford now has the necessary components to finish thousands of Ford F-Series trucks that were sitting at dealer lots around the country.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-07-11 06:00 PT
For an automaker churning out millions of gas-powered vehicles for over 100 years, Ford Motor Company’s first mass-market electric vehicle, the Mach-E, represents a big achievement for the company. Now that work has paid off, as the Mach-E has received a coveted new award in the auto industry.
FutureCar Staff 2021-07-07 09:45 PT
Clearly, consumers are impressed with Ford’s first all-electric pickup truck.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-06-13 06:30 PT
Ford revealed its new all-new Maverick pickup on Tuesday with a focus on fuel efficiency, practicality and everyday utility with a standard hybrid powertrain. The Maverick comes as a standard five-passenger, four-door pickup, with a projected EPA-estimated rating of 40 mpg city fuel economy. More importantly, the new Maverick starts at just $19,995, making it one of the most affordable pickup trucks on the market.
Eric Walz2021-06-08 10:00 PT
Ford’s all-electric Mustang Mach-E is proving to be a more popular choice than the regular Mustang with its internal combustion engine.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-06-05 07:30 PT
Ford is making another massive investment into electric vehicles, which means a few more high-profile electric cars are in the works.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-05-29 07:45 PT
U.S. automaker Ford is boosting investments in electrification as it looks to take on Tesla, Volkswagen and General Motors and others in the electric vehicle space. The increased investments in EVs is part of a plan called "Ford+" in which Ford would be more like a technology company rather than an automaker in the eyes of investors.
FutureCar Staff 2021-05-26 13:35 PT
On Monday, Ford Motor Co surprised the industry by announcing that the all-new F-150 Lightning electric pickup will be revealed on May 19 at a global live-streamed event from the company’s global headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan. The Lightning will be the first battery-powered F-150 pickup, and its potential is huge, not just for electric vehicles, but for the highly profitable truck and SUV segment that so far electrification has not touched.
Eric Walz2021-05-11 14:50 PT
Argo AI, the Pittsburgh-based developer of autonomous driving technology backed by Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen, announced on Tuesday the development of a new, advanced lidar sensor for self-driving vehicles called “Argo Lidar.” The lidar has the ability to detect a single photon of light, which Argo says is key to sensing dark objects with low reflectivity, such as a black vehicle in pitch darkness.
Eric Walz2021-05-05 17:00 PT
U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co is getting ready for its push into the commercial electric truck market which it hopes to dominate with its lineup of E-Transit cargo vans. Ford today opened its website to register customer interest so they can learn more about the E-Transit all-electric vans ahead of order banks opening by July.
Eric Walz2021-05-04 10:15 PT
Ford Motor Co and BMW announced on Monday they are boosting their investment in solid state battery startup Solid Power, a developer of solid-state batteries for EVs. The two automakers are contributing to a $130 million Series B investment round in which the BMW Group becomes an equal equity owner along with Ford. Ford said its making its additional investment to help accelerate further development of solid-state vehicle battery technology.
Eric Walz2021-05-03 09:15 PT
In addition to cementing Ford’s place in the modern world as a serious competitor in the electrified scene, the Mustang Mach-E is drawing a new set of customers in.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-05-02 07:00 PT
Ford customers that reserved a Mustang Mach-E First Edition are getting an unexpected surprise from the automaker in the form of a 3D printed sculpture created by the team at Ford Advanced Manufacturing. The wireframe pony sculpture matches the color of their Mach-E.
Eric Walz2021-04-23 09:00 PT
The hands-free system will be available on a few 2021 F-150 and Mustang Mach-E models when it arrives later this year.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-04-17 13:00 PT
A software bug is putting some Mustang Mach-E crossovers into a sleep mode that doesn’t let drivers start the electric vehicle.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-04-11 07:30 PT
Ford Motor Co announced on Wednesday that it will integrate travel recommendations from startup Mappo directly in its vehicle navigation unit. Mappo is a Ford-backed startup based in Tel Aviv, Israel that developed a novel technology to extract quotes and locations from any books, movies and music in order to create an additional “story” layer on maps used for navigation.
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