... Fusion the third Ford brand vehicle to now qualify for the special financial and driving incentives of California. These also put the brand in the lead along with Toyota. The Ford Focus electric and C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid ...
Ford thinks they have the answer in the 2013 Ford Fusion Hybrid. Can jamming a gasoline/electric drivetrain behind Ford's sexy grille continue the love affair the press has had with Ford's world-car? More importantly, can this ...
One of the most interesting battles of the new car-model year will be a three-way title fight in the plug-in hybrid segment among Ford's new C-Max Energi, the new Prius plug-in and the reigning champion (and only real contestant until now), the Chevrolet Volt.
Starting sticker price: Volt, $39,145; Prius PHV, $32,760; Energi, $33,750
Electric-only range: Volt, about 38 miles; Prius PHV; about 15 miles; Energi, about 20 miles.
Jack Rickard and Brian Noto have developed something of a cult following on their webcast in which they talk in soul-crushing detail about the intricacies of how to gut a gas-guzzling road warrior and convert it into an all-electric vehicle.
Hybrids usually get better gas mileage than conventional cars, but they also cost more usually a lot more. To determine if the added cost is worthwhile, we divide the combined city/highway mpg by the base MSRP, then multiply by 1,000.
Introducing the 100% gas-free 2012 Ford Focus Electric. Ford delivers it's first all-electric car, building on our 10 years experience in putting efficient, reliable hybrid electric vehicles on the road.
Toyota is now making that term a little more utilitarian in Japan. Toyota, working with Hino Motors and Yamato Transport Co., is testing out a pair of all-electric delivery van that will be used for refrigerated trucking in Tokyo.
It's hard to imagine such a turn around in so little time but AUDI has gone in 5 years to go from staunchly against electric cars, preferring diesels to now plug-in hybrids. Plug-in hybrids (PHEV) are a perfect stepping stone for ...