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  1. Ford CEO Mark Fields said whatever happens, it's a positive for the car industry.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... little about any plans. Ford currently offers several alternative fuel vehicles, including the 2015 Ford Focus Electric, in addition to their hybrid offerings, the 2015 C-Max Energi and the 2016 Fusion Hybrid. Both Apple and Google offer ...

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  2. 2015 Ford Focus has something for everyoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Examiner.com

    Ford began building and marketing the Focus here in the U.S. in 1999 for the 2000 model year. Now, this 3rd generation 2015 model gets a thorough redesign including interior, exterior, infotainment and safety systems, as well some new powertrain choices.

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  3. Union: Ford plans Mexico production shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | USA Today

    Ford notified its largest union Thursday that it will move production of the next-generation Ford Focus and Ford C-Max from its Michigan Assembly Plant to Mexico in 2018. The company's decision, put Mexico bound? Ford moving two key models out of Michigan DETROIT -- Ford notified its largest union Thursday that it will move production of the next-generation Ford Focus and Ford C-Max from its Michigan Assembly Plant to Mexico in 2018.

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  4. Ford aims to keep your car connected with 'Wearables'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | USA Today

    Ford of the future: Wearables, car swapping, ebikes Ford's Palo Alto facility is an incubator for new ideas, like wearables and ebikes. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1M2fWIz Ford's renewed focus on mobility has just taken one more step forward.

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  5. 3. Ford builds in Silicon Valley -- and talent comesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Automotive News

    ... than traditional 3-D printing. Ford said Carbon3D already has helped it make elastomer grommets for the Ford Focus Electric and bumper parts for the Transit Connect. Raj Nair, Ford's product development chief, said in a statement, "Our ability to ...

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  6. IDG Contributor Network: How Terminator 2 could wind up changing 3D printing as we know itRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | ComputerWorld

    At its recent "Further with Ford" event, Ford Motor Co. announced that it would collaborate with 3D printing startup Carbon3D to produce high-quality automotive-grade parts.

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  7. Ford is into 3-D printing, fictional nanomorph assassinsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Plastics News

    The automaker recently launched an online store with 3-D printable models of its vehicles, bringing plastic Focuses and 6-inch GTs to the masses. It's a nice gesture for those of us for whom the real versions are just slightly out of our price range.

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  8. Elon Musk highlights Tesla Model S value retentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... Dealers Association, Musk pitted a 2012 Tesla Model S against the likes of the Toyota RAV4 EV, a Ford Focus Electric, a Chevrolet Volt, a Nissan Leaf and a Mistubishi i-MieV. While admittedly the Model S is the most expensive of the bunch, with a ...

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  9. Ford reveals work on driverless cars, 3-D printing and wearablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Business Journal

    Ford Motor Company has jumped into the self-driving car race, appointing an auto vet to head its autonomous car development program - but that's not the only new piece of technology the company is utilizing. Google Inc., Audi, Tesla Motors Inc. and Delphi Automotive have been testing out their driverless cars and even Apple Inc. has been rumored to be working on them.

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  10. Ford Smart Mobility's MoDe:Flex bike and and Peer-2-Peer Car Sharing enter pilot programsRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | SlashGear.com

    Ford announced this week that they'd be shifting their Ford Smart Mobility program from its research phase to implementation. With this, their focus switches to new projects as programs like Peer-2-Peer Car Sharing are given the go-ahead with pilot programs.

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  11. Ford plans for a future with fewer car ownersRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Planning

    June 24 -- SAN FRANCISCO -- Ford is planning for success in a future with more congestion, fewer cars and fewer people driving them. Instead of fighting public transportation, bicycles and car-sharing services, Ford is looking to join them.

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  12. Ford begins 3D-printing parts with Carbon3DRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | SlashGear.com

    ... of equipment Ford will be creating using this 3D-printing technology includes elastomer grommets for the Ford Focus Electric.

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  13. Leaf Vs. e-Golf, Can Uber Survive, 2016 Camaro Convertible: What's New @ The Car ConnectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Car Connection

    ... the only all-electric, five-seat small car on the market. Other five-door compact hatchbacks include the Ford Focus Electric, the BMW i3, the Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive, and the newest arrival, the Volkswagen e-Golf. Can Uber Survive If It ...

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  14. Ford opens portfolio of patented technologies to competitors to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | InsideHalton.com

    Ford Motor Company is offering competitors access to its electrified vehicle technology patents in a move to help accelerate industry-wide research and development of electrified vehicles. Ford Motor Company is a leader in hybrid technology offering six hybrid or fully electrified vehicles including Ford Focus Electric, Ford Fusion Hybrid, Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid, Ford C-MAX Hybrid, Ford C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

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  15. Plug-In Hybrids OK For Smaller Makers To Meet CA Zero-Emission Vehicle RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | GreenCarReports

    ... high enough to keep them in compliance with the rules. Those cars are the Chevrolet Spark EV, Fiat 500e, Ford Focus Electric, Honda Fit EV, and Toyota RAV4 EV--the last two of which are now out of production, having sold enough to meet their goals. ...

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  16. Used Electric Cars: Quick Guide For Getting The Best DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Car Connection

    ... Alternate all-electric models to consider include the Smart Fortwo Electric Drive (ED), and the Ford Focus Electric. These models aren't showing up at used lots in the same numbers as the Leaf, but they're also relative bargains as used cars. All ...

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  17. Ford opens portfolio of patented technologies to competitors to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | DurhamRegion.com

    Ford Motor Company is offering competitors access to its electrified vehicle technology patents in a move to help accelerate industry-wide research and development of electrified vehicles. Ford Motor Company is a leader in hybrid technology offering six hybrid or fully electrified vehicles including Ford Focus Electric, Ford Fusion Hybrid, Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid, Ford C-MAX Hybrid, Ford C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid.

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  18. Ford Follows Tesla And Toyota In Releasing EV PatentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... Ford Engineering Laboratories in Dearborn, Mich. The company currently sells one electric vehicle-the Ford Focus Electric-two plug-in hybrids-Ford Fusion Energi and Ford C-Max Energi-and three regular hybrid models-Ford Fusion Hybrid, Ford C-Max ...

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  19. Can Ford's New Car Share Program in London Beat Out Zipcar?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... cars. Currently, 50 cars have been dispersed over 20 locations; half of the cars are zero-emission Ford Focus Electric cars, others are Fiestas. Eventually, the company would ramp it up to 1,000 cars throughout the city. This program comes at an ...

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  20. Ford Opens Electric Vehicle PatentsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | PC Magazine

    The news drew comparisons to Tesla's pledge not to sue any company that uses its EV patents, but it's not the same. Ford announced this week that it will offer its competitors access to its electric vehicle patents.

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