Ford

May Sales, Lead By The Nissan LEAF and Fusion Energi Look Make It Three Good Monthly Results In A Row

July 2016 Plug-In Electric Vehicle Sales Report Card

Plug-in electric vehicle sales have set a sales record in every month so far in 2016*, but something special has been happening over the past two months – year-over-year comps have been destroyed. For July, some ~13,432 plug-ins were sold, the 4th best result for any month of EV sales in the US (all…

3 weeks ago by Jay Cole 43

Ford Focus Electric

Ford, LG Chem Present Cradle-To-Gate GHG Analysis For Focus Electric

Ford’s Research and Innovation Center and LG Chem’s Corporate R&D released an interesting article recently “Cradle-to-Gate Emissions from a Commercial Electric Vehicle Li-Ion Battery: A Comparative Analysis” The main topic of the piece was a GHG emissions comparison between a conventional and all-electric Ford Focus, including battery pack production (cells…

2 months ago by Mark Kane 14

2015 Ford Focus Electric

Ford Focus Electric Recalled Again

The Ford Focus Electric appears to be the most-recalled electric car out there. This latest recall brings the count to four (at least 4 major incidents we believe anyway) for the Focus Electric, just ahead of the Fiat 500e, which recently hit three in late May. The issue, according to Ford,…

2 months ago by Eric Loveday 45