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2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E gets modest range increase: Report

One model year after its initial release, the 2022 Ford Mustang Mach-E receives a range bump. First found by Macheforum via an order guide, the increase comes via battery packs with more usable capacity across the board. For the 2022 model year, the standard range model now has 70 kWh usable capacity while the extended-range […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/7/2021
2022 Ford Maverick hybrid first drive review: The best small pickup / small crossover / small car you can buy

When Ford announced the new compact Maverick pickup truck, we thought of it as competition of the awesome new Hyundai Santa Cruz. It was entering a new segment with a truck smaller than it has built since the old compact Ranger left our world in 2011. But then Ford announced the base price and the […]

by Chad Kirchner
10/5/2021
Ford Mustang Mach-E breezes through Michigan State Police tests

The Ford Mustang Mach-E has aced the testing regimen of the Michigan State Police. Ford entered its all-electric crossover for consideration to explore the possibility of building purpose-built battery-electric vehicles for use by law enforcement as part of a larger $30 billion investment in electrification by 2025. A Mach-E donning police decals were submitted to […]

by Stefan Ogbac
10/4/2021
Ford investing $11 billion for new EV lineup, adding 11,000 new jobs

Ford has doubled down on its EV investment to bring battery-electric vehicles to scale with two new facilities aimed at developing the next-generation vehicles for both brands under its umbrella. Together with its partner, South Korea’s SK Innovation, the Blue Oval will spend another $11.4 billion to create 11,000 new jobs in Tennessee and Kentucky […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/27/2021
Video: We tour the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn and ride in the new 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning

While we were in town for the news that Ford was investing an additional $250 million into electric vehicle manufacturing in Michigan, Ford provided us with an opportunity to get up close and personal to the equipment and people building the all new 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning. While we’re there, we talk to some key […]

by Chad Kirchner
9/20/2021
Ford rolls out preproduction F-150 Lightning, invests another $250 million into EVs

The first Ford F-150 Lightning prototype has rolled out of the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Michigan as demand for the battery-electric truck continues to soar. To boost production, the Blue Oval has announced that it will invest another $250 million, resulting in the addition of 450 new jobs. They will be split between the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/20/2021
Ford Mustang Mach-E goes in for law enforcement testing

The Ford Mustang Mach-E has been submitted to the Michigan State Police for testing and evaluation. This is part of Ford’s $30 billion in electrification through 2025 and is exploring the possibility of building all-electric, purpose-built law enforcement EVs. To demonstrate its capabilities, Ford submitted an all-electric pilot vehicle based on the 2021 Mustang Mach-E […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/17/2021
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning first ride review: An electrifying first impression

During our first look at the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning, we were impressed at how it’s built. It fulfills the needs of truck buyers yet somehow manages to also be appealing to tech-focused consumers. This pickup blends utility and technology so well, it may just change the way the average person looks at trucks. However, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/13/2021
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning in the metal: Imposing with its character

The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is the new hotness in the truck segment, the first all-electric pickup. Think of this as the industry mic drop that will change things quickly. If your truck lineup doesn’t offer any electrified options, you’re not in the conversation anymore. You get two of them in the F-150 lineup, the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/13/2021
Ford to spend additional $850 million to meet F-150 Lightning demand: Report

Strong demand for the F-150 Lightning ahead of its launch next year has prompted Ford to increase the all-electric truck’s production output. Sources familiar with the matter revealed to Automotive News that the Blue Oval plans to spend another $850 million to increase production to more than 80,000 units in 2024. That’s double what was […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/24/2021