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  1. Recharge Wrap-up: Tesla projection mapping video, Ford Focus Electric recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Autoblog

    ... Future Mobility as CEO. Read more at TechCrunch , or from The Wall Street Journal . Some examples of the Ford Focus Electric are subject to a recall. 931 Focus Electrics in the US and Canada from model years 2015 and 2016 could have an issue with ...

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  2. Plug-In Electric Car Sales Report for June: more of the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | GreenCarReports

    ... lineup by the 200-mile Chevrolet Bolt EV. The only other compliance car whose sales are reported, the Ford Focus Electric, has seen its numbers tail off this year, presumably anticipating its range boost to 100 miles or more (from the current 76 ...

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  3. Tested: 2016 Nissan Leaf with 30-kWh Battery PackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Car and Driver

    ... The Kia Soul EV is next-best, at 93 miles of rated range, while others such as the Volkswagen e-Golf and Ford Focus Electric -in their current forms, at least-are rated at only 83 miles and 76 miles, respectively, on a full charge. The Leaf's new ...

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  4. Ford, LG Chem team reports 1st cradle-to-gate LCA for mass-produced...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Green Car Congress

    A team from Ford's Research and Innovation Center and LG Chem's Corporate R&D group has reported the first cradle-to-gate emissions assessment for a mass-produced battery in a commercial battery electric vehicle - the lithium-ion battery pack used in the Ford Focus BEV. Their paper is published in the ACS journal Environmental Science & Technology .

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  5. 2 Incredibly Cheap Car StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | The Motley Fool

    The U.S. auto industry has made an incredible recovery since the recession, when all of the industry's warts seemed to show at once. Cost structures have improved, quality is better, and customers are back to buying big, high-margin vehicles again.

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  6. 2 Incredibly Cheap Car StocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Fox News

    The U.S. auto industry has made an incredible recovery since the recession, when all of the industry's warts seemed to show at once. Cost structures have improved, quality is better, and customers are back to buying big, high-margin vehicles again.

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  7. Plug-in electric car sales for May flat: Leaf struggles despite range boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | GreenCarReports

    ... hybrids (though GM comes out on top when the two makers' all-electric compliance cars are added in). Ford Focus Electric sales in May were 54, for a 2016-to-date total of 392, versus 394 Chevy Spark EV sales, for a total of 1,420 over five months. ...

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  8. Captain Planet wants you to drive a Ford Focus ElectricRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Autoblog

    One of the best things about most animated TV shows is that, with a little creativity, you can make the characters say pretty much anything you want. Or, if you're Ford , you can license the characters from Captain Planet and the Planeteers and make them promote your all-electric vehicle.

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  9. 2017 Ford Fusion Energi can travel further than any other plug-in hybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Inhabitat

    While the electric charging infrastructure continues to improve, many car buyers still have range anxiety when thinking about purchasing an electric car . That's why plug-in hybrids are still currently the best option for electric car buyers that aren't comfortable with a 100-mile range full electric vehicle.

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  10. 2017 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid, 982 km rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Paul Tan's Automotive News

    The Blue Oval is now offering the 2017 Ford Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid, which is said to be able to "go further than any other." The headline figure here is a range of 982 km on a full tank and battery charge.

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  11. A Cure for Range Anxiety? New Ford Fusion Energi, With EPA-Estimated...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Business Wire

    Ford now has a plug-in hybrid vehicle that can go further than any other. The new 2017 Fusion Energi can travel an EPA-estimated 610 miles on a full tank of gas and full battery charge, the highest combined range of any plug-in hybrid on the market in America Harris Poll finds Americans significantly underestimate typical plug-in hybrid vehicle range, with most respondents believing the longest-range plug-in hybrid can travel just 261 miles Ford - which now offers six electrified vehicles and is the No.

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  12. Buying an electric car can increase fuel use allowed by CAFE rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | GreenCarReports

    ... of extra carbon dioxide emitted," Azevedo said in a statement . Michalek offered the example of a 2017 Ford Focus Electric allowing a net emissions increase of up to 45 tons of carbon dioxide for its automaker. In the paper, the researchers note the ...

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  13. These Might Be the 2 Most Frustrating Stocks to Hold in Recent YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Fox News

    As an individual investor, there are few things more frustrating than watching a business you own shares of do exceedingly well, only for the market to shrug its shoulders. At a time when some companies can send their stock prices through the roof on hopes, dreams, and promises -- I won't name any names, here -- others can produce record profits or a cash pile the size of some small countries, only to be sold off for other reasons.

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  14. VW e-Golf likes, dislikes, and surprises: the wrap-upRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | GreenCarReports

    Even based on early Euro-spec prototypes, and when we pitted all-electric against diesel with our back-to-back e-Golf vs. Golf TDI test drive review nearly two years ago, we found a lot of potential in the all-electric hatchback-provided details like driving range, charging, pricing, and availability meshed in with comparable all-electrics like the Nissan Leaf and Ford Focus Electric. Against either those electrics or the diesel, the e-Golf satisfied the driver with a nimble, light, responsive driving impression, while its high-quality cabin appointments and refined, quiet ride wowed passengers.

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  15. Ford isn't going to get left behind in race with Tesla and GM on electric carsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Ford Motor Company's Focus Electric will offer a 100-mile range when the 2017 model rolls in later this year, up from 76 miles at present. promising double the range or more, the Focus Electric is thoroughly outmatched by the competition .

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  16. Plug-in electric car sales for April 2016: Volt romps, Leaf stagnatesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | GreenCarReports

    ... the handful of compliance-car and low-volume battery-electric entries. Those include the Chevy Spark EV, Ford Focus Electric,and the Fiat 500e and Kia Soul EV, whose makers also refuse to break out sales. There are also the Smart Electric Drive ...

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  17. Fields: Ford EV will have range near 200 milesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Automotive News

    Ford Motor Co. is developing an electric vehicle with range comparable to the Chevrolet Bolt, Tesla Model 3 and next-generation Nissan Leaf, CEO Mark Fields said.

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  18. Ford Plans a Tesla-Fighting Electric Car: What We KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Fox News

    ... a lot of well-regarded hybrids, its current electric-car offering is nothing to write home about. The Ford Focus Electric gets solid reviews, but it sells in very tiny numbers and has just 76 miles of range. While it'll get a bump to 100 miles of ...

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  19. Can Ford compete in the long-range electric vehicle market?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    While specific details have not been released by the car maker, its new electric vehicle will likely be manufactured to rival the Tesla Model 3, Nissan Leaf, and Chevrolet Bolt. Ford Motor Company recently announced that it will produce its own long-range electric vehicle , potentially challenging rival automakers that have already stepped into the EV market.

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  20. Fields: Ford EV will have range near 200 milesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Automotive News

    Ford Motor Co. is developing an electric vehicle with range comparable to the Chevrolet Bolt, Tesla Model 3 and next-generation Nissan Leaf, CEO Mark Fields said.

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