FORD FUSION ENERGI PHEV
The American automaker, Ford, unveiled the Fusion Energi in 2012, and retail sales commenced in February 2013. Changes in the battery technology are expected in 2017, increasing range and efficiency of the Ford Fusion Energi PHEV. Fusion Energi has a utility factor in EV mode of 45%.
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2017 Week 25 - Self-driving Ford Fusion showcased
2017 Week 5 - Ford Fusion at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show
The Chicago Auto Show kicked off this week, sporting the highest number of electric vehicle technologies on display in the Show’s history. Vehicles on display include BMW’s i8, the Mini Cooper Countryman PHEV, and Ford’s Fusion Energi PHEV. It’s wattEV2Buy’s observation though that with the lack of inspiring and game-changing technologies the Chicago Show underscore that Big Auto is still not getting boots and all behind the technology. Reading between the lines, we see big auto focusing more on autonomous vehicles than electric drive trains as it’s future strategy.
2016 Week 52 - Ford unveils its new Fusion Hybrid Autonomous test vehicle
Ford debuted it’s next-generation Fusion Hybrid Autonomous development vehicle this week. The second generation of the vehicle sports more production ready controls and LiDar sensors on top of an improved computer hardware platform. Improved field of vision on the sensors allowed Ford to have only two sensors as opposed to four in the first generation. The second generation follows the first, introduced three years ago. The company aims to have an SAE Level 4-capable vehicle commercially available by 2021 for ride-hailing and sharing purposes. Ford will also expand its test fleet, currently operational only in California to its home state, Michigan.
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In October 2017 an EV model sold more than 10,000 units in a single month. You would be surprised that it is not a Nissan Leaf, Chevrolet Bolt or a Tesla.
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