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2012-09-16 23:03:04

Nissan announced the debut of its Terra Fuel Cell vehicle for the upcoming Paris Motor Show, where the Peugeot Onyx hybrid will also be on display. Ford will begin using Lithium, instead of rare earth elements, in its hybrid and electric cars. National Plug In Day will be celebrated in more than 30 U.S. cities on Sept. 23. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) September 15, 2012 Nissan Terra Spokespersons for Nissan say the Terra crossover fuel cell SUV is evidence that the Japanese automaker is ready to...

2012-09-12 18:20:24

DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New projected 47-mpg Ford Fusion Hybrid and EPA-certified 47-mpg C-MAX Hybrid feature lighter, more efficient, more powerful lithium-ion batteries that are expected to reduce Ford's use of expensive, rare earth metals by up to 500,000 pounds annually Dysprosium, the most expensive rare earth metal used in Ford vehicles, is reduced by approximately 50 percent in new Fusion and C-MAX hybrids' electric machines These rare earth metal reductions...

2012-08-23 06:21:10

DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New survey on hybrid vehicle trends finds 77 percent of California drivers are likely to consider a hybrid vehicle if they don't have to give up the performance and technology expected from gasoline-powered vehicles As gasoline prices have risen, 98 percent of Californians are serious about saving fuel, including 46 percent who drive slower and even 10 percent who claim to draft behind larger vehicles Ford's new C-MAX Hybrid delivers...

2012-08-20 02:21:15

DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- All-new 2013 Ford C-MAX Hybrid delivers EPA-certified 47 mpg city, 47 mpg highway ratings - 7 mpg better than Toyota Prius v on the highway - for a 47 mpg combined rating C-MAX Hybrid to offer "real car" range at 570 miles on one tank of gas, taking customers from Los Angeles to Las Vegas and back on one tank, beating Toyota Prius v by 120 miles Ford's first hybrid to achieve equal city and highway ratings, the versatile C-MAX...

2012-08-15 06:20:36

DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ford now has more than 1,000 engineers working on vehicle electrification - its highest number ever; 60 engineers added in the last year, dozens more to be added in the year ahead Most of the 1,000 engineers are located under one roof at the newly dedicated Advanced Electrification Center in Dearborn, Mich. Ford is doubling its battery-testing capabilities by 2013, helping accelerate its hybrid and electric vehicle development by as much as...

2012-08-06 18:21:07

DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- All-new 2013 Ford C-MAX Hybrid delivers EPA-certified 47 mpg city, 47 mpg highway ratings - 7 mpg better than Toyota Prius v on the highway - for a 47 mpg combined rating Ford's first hybrid to achieve equal city and highway ratings, the versatile C-MAX Hybrid also is expected to offer 15 class-exclusive features such as the available hands-free liftgate C-MAX Hybrid launches this fall as part of Ford's power of choice strategy to deliver...

2012-08-02 06:20:57

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ford's Van Dyke Transmission Plant adds hybrid transmission capacity thanks to a new, flexible assembly line supporting Ford C-MAX Hybrid, C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid, Fusion Hybrid, Fusion Energi plug-in hybrid and Lincoln MKZ Hybrid Ford adds 225 new jobs at Van Dyke Transmission, bringing jobs in-house while helping deliver on its commitment to provide customers the power of choice for fuel-efficient vehicles Ford and its...

2012-07-30 10:21:25

MANITOWOC, Wis., July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Ford Fusion Hybrid is available at the Ford Dealer in Manitowoc and not only is it fun to drive, but brings power and fuel efficiency in the same package. The Ford Fusion Hybrid will travel an average of 700 miles on one tank of gas in city traffic. With this great mileage you will not have to worry about sacrificing power, as the 2.5L engine generates up to 191 horsepower and 172 lb.-ft of torque. The best of both worlds are...

2012-07-30 02:20:44

DEARBORN, Mich., July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- When using a 240-volt charger - what most public stations deliver - Ford Focus Electric can fully charge in four hours and the C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid can fully charge in two-and-a-half hours The MyFord(®) Mobile app - available through the App Store - was developed by Ford engineers for Ford vehicles; it includes a public charger location database powered by MapQuest(®) with newly installed stations constantly being added to the...

2012-07-23 18:20:11

DEARBORN, Mich., July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- C-MAX Energi - available this fall - is Ford's first production plug-in hybrid, part of Ford's first hybrid-only dedicated line of vehicles and now America's most affordable plug-in hybrid The build-and-price website for C-MAX Energi launches July 24, providing customers the opportunity to build a virtual version of the new plug-in hybrid Ford C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid is projected to deliver 550 miles of total range, including more than 20...