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  1. MyFord Mobile app lets you charge your car remotely and set temperature before enteringRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    ... driving and feedback. One of the first vehicles to offer the MyFord Mobile app functionality will be the Ford Focus Electric which should arrive in spring of this year. The C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid electric will also work with the app. The MyFord ...

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  2. Voters select the best of the Chicago ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Examiner.com

    ... speed of 155 mph and a cruising range of 300-plus miles. Chevrolet Volt is the runner-up. Third place is Ford Focus Electric. The Toyota FT-1 took the Best Concept Car title. This coupe is considered to be a forbearer of a soon-to-be announced ...

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  3. Consumers Pick Their Favorite Vehicles and Exhibit at the 2015 Chicago Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Auto Channel

    ... mph and a cruising range of 300-plus miles. It topped runner-up Chevrolet Volt and third-place finisher Ford Focus Electric. Best Concept honors went to the racy Toyota FT-1. The striking coupe is a considered to be a forbearer of a soon-to-be ...

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  4. Ford Mondeo Hybrid could beat unloved diesels in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Autoblog

    Predicting changes in the European auto market isn't easy, and Ford is hedging its bets there with the introduction of the Mondeo Hybrid . The Blue Oval has no expectation of the electrified version of the sedan being a rollicking sales success, but the model is a fuel-efficient alternative in case the recent backlash against diesel turns into an outright ban somewhere.

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  5. 2018 Ford Focus to Feature Coupe, Hybrid, and Off-road Varia...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Motor Trend

    It created a number of variants , which could take the three-door rear oblique include a two-door coupe for the first time . Because the platform from the two-door model to the Kuga has to cover a wide range , the weight loss of the next focus is kept within limits - we're talking about 50 kilograms.

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  6. BYD Motors unveils world's-first long range electric coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Inhabitat

    ... cars do not represent a complete alternative to a traditional gas or diesel-powered We knew that the Ford Focus Electric was likely to do well driving in the city where regenerative braking could replenish the battery and slow Range anxiety could be ...

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  7. Michigan road funding: Ballot proposal would trigger new fees for electric, hybrid vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | MLive.com

    ... of that revenue comes from the state sales tax, which is mostly dedicated for schools and cities. A 2012 Ford Focus Electric hatchback cost almost twice as much as its gas-powered equivalent, resulting in about $700 extra in sales tax at purchase. ...

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  8. Energy Department Announces $55 Million In Grants For Fuel-Efficient Car ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | ThinkProgress

    ... their most fuel-efficient cars to clear inventories." According to TrueCar, people looking to buy a Ford Focus Electric hatchback can get one for 16 percent off MSRP on average in the month of January. Buyers of the Prius Two can save 10 percent off ...

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  9. When oil prices plummet, common sense tends to followRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... Lincoln Navigator, the automaker's least fuel-efficient model . Meanwhile, electric vehicles like the Ford Focus Electric are selling at steep discounts . Since cars typically remain in circulation between 8 and 15 years - quite a bit longer than ...

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  10. 8 Cheapest Electric Cars for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Autobytel

    ... are about average when compared against similarly-sized electric rivals. At first glance the 2015 Ford Focus Electric hatchback's more affordable price might seem to make it a more practical option than the smaller, yet costlier 500e. A closer ...

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  11. Automakers are taking sustainability to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... and help vehicles like the Honda Fit eclipse 40 miles per gallon. A new rival to the Nissan Leaf and Ford Focus Electric, the electric version of the Soul arrived in California dealerships this winter and offers 93 miles on a single charge. The ...

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  12. Putting faith in the windRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... of electricity annually. That's enough energy to power two average-sized homes for a year or charge a Ford Focus Electric 870 times and Fusion Energi 2,600 times, according to a Ford news release. The systems will stand out at the dealerships and ...

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  13. Lower gas prices mean there are excellent deals on green cars right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... compared to MSRP, shows that electric cars and hybrids are ripe for excellent savings right now. The Ford Focus Electric presents the greatest disparity, with the average transaction price of $25,168 representing a 16.1-percent saving off its ...

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  14. Why falling fuel prices are bad, bad newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Automotive News

    Cheap gasoline usually brings higher incentives on hybrids and other fuel-efficient cars -- making it harder for automakers and suppliers to sell them at a profit. When it comes to buying gasoline, I have deep pockets but short arms.

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  15. Ford Motor Company Issues 20% Quarterly Dividend HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    Ford Motor Company released news that it hiked its quarterly dividend rate by 20%. The quarterly dividend now stands at $0.15 per share, up from its prior rate of $0.125 per share, giving investors $0.60 per share annually.

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  16. Smart Mobility Tracking: Ford Experimenting With Big Data in a Big Brother Kind of WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Car and Driver

    Ford has a plan, nay, an ongoing effort to leverage the latest in communications and data-collection technology to make life better for you, the hapless schnook just trying to get from place to place. It's called the "Smart Mobility" plan, and at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Ford CEO Mark Fields dropped some fresh news on the endeavor.

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  17. WAYNE COUNTYObama to celebrate auto rebound during Ford plant visit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Westland Observer

    U.S. President Barack Obama will visit a Ford plant to talk about the success of the automotive rescue program. Obama to celebrate auto rebound during Ford plant visit today U.S. President Barack Obama will visit a Ford plant to talk about the success of the automotive rescue program.

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  18. Obama to visit Ford plant today, celebrate auto reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | USA Today

    Obama to visit Ford plant today, celebrate auto rebound President will use visit to talk about the success of the automotive rescue program during the recession. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1ByDRvJ President Barack Obama is scheduled to visit a Ford auto plant near Detroit on Jan. 7, 2015, to celebrate the auto recovery program's success.

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  19. Ford announces Smart Mobility plan; 25 initial projectsRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Green Car Congress

    ... the service, such as offering pay-by-minute and enabling one-way trips across the city. A fleet of Ford Focus Electric vehicles and Ford Fiestas with EcoBoost powertrains is located across London. Users can register, get directions to the nearest ...

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  20. The downside of low fuel pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Automotive News

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