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The U.S. EPA Officially Certifies Ford’s Fully-Electric Mach-E Range of 300 Miles

The U.S. EPA Officially Certifies Ford’s Fully-Electric Mach-E Range of 300 Miles

​Ford Motor Company’s first fully-electric Mach-E SUV will have an EPA estimated range of 300 miles. On Monday, Ford announced the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has certified range numbers for several variants of the all-electric 2021 Mustang Mach-E. According to the data, Ford has met all of its EPA estimated range targets for its first fully-electric vehicle.

FutureCar Staff 2020-11-23 12:25 PT

Ford Motor Co is Targeting the Jeep Crowd with its New Bronco Adventure Vehicle Lineup

Ford Motor Co is Targeting the Jeep Crowd with its New Bronco Adventure Vehicle Lineup

Ford Motor Co. has announced the Bronco is returning after a 25 year absence in the form of three all-new, rugged SUVs, including a 4-door version, a 2-door and a smaller Bronco Sport model, all of which will make up the new Ford Bronco family. The automaker is tying the new Bronco to its storied heritage, like it did with the upcoming Mustang Mach-E electric SUV.

Eric Walz2020-07-07 12:05 PT

Chinese Battery Maker BYD to Supply EV Batteries to Ford Motor Company

Chinese Battery Maker BYD to Supply EV Batteries to Ford Motor Company

Chinese battery maker BYD Co Ltd (BYD), will supply EV batteries to U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co, a document on the website of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology showed on Monday. Ford’s China joint venture with Changan Automobile is currently seeking government approval to build a plug-in hybrid model equipped with BYD’s batteries, according to the document.

Eric Walz2020-06-01 14:05 PT

Ford Announces Improved Ranges for the Mach-E Electric SUV After 10 Minutes of DC Fast Charging

Ford Announces Improved Ranges for the Mach-E Electric SUV After 10 Minutes of DC Fast Charging

The estimated range after DC fast-charging times of approximately 10 minutes have been updated by around 30% for Ford's fully-electric Mustang-inspired Mach-E SUV.

FutureCar Staff 2020-05-15 10:30 PT

Ford Motor Co is Working to Make Vehicles Much Quieter on the Inside

Ford Motor Co is Working to Make Vehicles Much Quieter on the Inside

Ford Motor Co is initiating a new strategy to reduce outside noises in its future lineup. The company announced its new “Whisper Strategy”, which will deliver incremental noise improvements in future models, many of which will be powered by fully-electric or hybrid powertrains. The goal is to help make road trips more comfortable and less tiring for drivers and passengers.

FutureCar Staff 2020-04-21 14:45 PT

Ford Motor Company Announces a Fully-Electric Transit Van, it Will Debut as a 2022 Model

Ford Motor Company Announces a Fully-Electric Transit Van, it Will Debut as a 2022 Model

Ford Motor Company's Transit van is going fully-electric and will join the upcoming electric Mustang-inspired Mach-E SUV and F-150 pickup as Ford’s latest fully-electric models in development.

FutureCar Staff 2020-03-03 17:00 PT

Ford & EV Startup Rivian are Building the First Fully-Electric Luxury Lincoln SUV

Ford & EV Startup Rivian are Building the First Fully-Electric Luxury Lincoln SUV

With some automakers behind the curve on electric vehicles, forming partnerships with promising EV startups is one way to gain some ground on Tesla. The Ford Motor Company officially announced that it will work with Plymouth, Michigan-based company electric truck startup Rivian to built the first fully-electric SUV under its luxury Lincoln nameplate.

Eric Walz2020-01-29 11:45 PT

Reservations Are Full for the First Edition of Ford’s Electric Mach-E Mustang-inspired Crossover

Reservations Are Full for the First Edition of Ford’s Electric Mach-E Mustang-inspired Crossover

The fully-electric Mach-E crossover will be the first Ford vehicle other than the original Mustang, which debuted in 1964, to wear the iconic pony badge. On Monday, Ford shared some reservation details, which offers a glimpse into just what some of the first Mach-E customers are looking for.

Eric Walz2019-12-30 17:45 PT

Ford Dealerships Across the U.S. Begin Training Technicians to Service the Fully-Electric Mach-E

Ford Dealerships Across the U.S. Begin Training Technicians to Service the Fully-Electric Mach-E

Although the Ford Mach-E doesn’t arrive until later next year, the company's dealership service departments are training technicians to safely service Ford's first mass-market electric vehicle.

FutureCar Staff 2019-12-26 16:00 PT

Ford to Invest $1.45 Billion in Two Michigan Plants to Support Production of the New Bronco and Hybrid & Electric F-150 Pickups

Ford to Invest $1.45 Billion in Two Michigan Plants to Support Production of the New Bronco and Hybrid & Electric F-150 Pickups

Detroit automaker Ford Motor Co is making a significant investment in two Detroit plants to build the new Ford Bronco SUV and to ready production for the first plug-in hybrid and electric F-150 pickups. The investment will add 3,000 new jobs and supports the company’s expansion into electric and autonomous vehicles.

Eric Walz2019-12-17 14:00 PT

Ford Officially Confirms the 'Mustang Mach-E' Name for its First Fully-Electric SUV

Ford Officially Confirms the 'Mustang Mach-E' Name for its First Fully-Electric SUV

Ford Motor Company has confirmed its new Mustang-inspired crossover will be called the “Mustang Mach-E” and the fully-electric SUV will finally be revealed on Sunday at a special event in Los Angeles ahead of the 2019 LA Auto Show.

Eric Walz2019-11-14 10:05 PT

Ford is Launching the Largest EV Charging Network in the U.S.

Ford is Launching the Largest EV Charging Network in the U.S.

Ford announced today is offering its electric vehicle customers access to North America’s largest electric vehicle public charging network that includes more than 12,000 charging locations and more than 35,000 charge plugs, more than any other automaker the company says.

Eric Walz2019-10-17 11:25 PT

Everything We Know About Ford’s Mustang-Inspired Electric Crossover

Everything We Know About Ford’s Mustang-Inspired Electric Crossover

Here's everything we know about the highly anticipated Mustang-inspired e-SUV.

Manish Kharinta2019-10-12 12:30 PT

Ford Motor Co Forms New Joint Venture with Indian Automaker Mahindra

Ford Motor Co Forms New Joint Venture with Indian Automaker Mahindra

Ford Motor Co announced today a new joint venture with Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra. The joint venture will distribute Ford branded vehicles in India, and both Ford and Mahindra vehicles in other “high-growth” markets around the world, Ford said.

FutureCar Staff 2019-10-01 11:45 PT

Ford Motor Co to Deploy its Self-Driving Cars in Austin, TX with Argo AI

Ford Motor Co to Deploy its Self-Driving Cars in Austin, TX with Argo AI

Ford Motor Co announced today it has selected the city of Austin, Texas as the third launch market for its self-driving vehicles. The Texas city joins Miami-Dade County and Washington, D.C. where the company is testing its driverless cars.

Eric Walz2019-09-25 11:30 PT

Ford Motor Co is Selling its Canvas Car Subscription Business

Ford Motor Co is Selling its Canvas Car Subscription Business

Ford announced today it is selling off its Canvas vehicle subscription service, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ford Motor Credit Company. Ford is selling Canvas to vehicle subscription app Fair. As part of the deal, California-based Fair will acquire all of the assets of Canvas.

FutureCar Staff 2019-09-12 15:45 PT

Ford Motor Co Develops a Unique Way to Keep Self-Driving Vehicle Sensors Bug-Free

Ford Motor Co Develops a Unique Way to Keep Self-Driving Vehicle Sensors Bug-Free

In a recent blog post, Ford’s Autonomous Vehicle Systems Core Supervisor, Venky Krishnan shared some details of how the company working to keep insects away from it autonomous vehicle sensors.

Eric Walz2019-09-11 19:03 PT

U.S. Launches Antitrust Probe into California Automaker Emissions Agreement

U.S. Launches Antitrust Probe into California Automaker Emissions Agreement

The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the decision of four automakers in July to reach a voluntary agreement with California to adopt state emissions standards violated antitrust law, people briefed on the matter said on Friday.

FutureCar Staff 2019-09-06 09:00 PT

Ford Acquires Robotics Company to Speed up the Development of Self-Driving Cars

Ford Acquires Robotics Company to Speed up the Development of Self-Driving Cars

The Ford Motor Company, with its recently acquired autonomous driving arm Argo.AI, is racing to be the first major automaker to mass-deploy self-driving cars by 2021—the company’s self-imposed deadline. To help Ford achieve its goal, the Detroit automaker has acquired a relatively unknown Michigan defense contractor with experience in robotics.

Eric Walz2019-07-30 11:45 PT

Ford to Upgrade Chicago Plant to Produce SUVs, Hiring 450 Workers

Ford to Upgrade Chicago Plant to Produce SUVs, Hiring 450 Workers

On Monday, the Ford Motor Co said it would invest $50 million upgrading a Chicago facility to partially assemble hybrid electric SUVs and vehicles for police use, adding 450 jobs.

FutureCar Staff 2019-07-22 16:05 PT

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