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Ford announces electric

Ford has revealed a trio of vehicles at the North American Auto Show, including an Ford Focus and an extended electric C-Max.

The third a full hybrid version of the has also been unveiled by the at the motor show.

The Ford Electric and will be based on the new Ford Focus. Engineers designed the Focus Electric to and feel like the more petrol and diesel versions.

As it is based on the production version, expects costs will be lower to produce the Focus than creating an entirely new in the same way Nissan did with the

Aimed as a competitor to the Nissan the Focus Electric can be charged in the time of its Japanese rival but offer the same range of 100 when it arrives in the UK, possibly as as 2013.

Electric Ford C-Max

The C-Max Energi was the second model to be unveiled by Ford in Based on the five-seat C-Max the Energi uses an electric and is capable of driving on purely power.

However, a small engine is also used to the range of the vehicle when to as much as 500 miles, says This would be over 100 more than the Chevrolet which was voted Car of the Year for America at the show.

It will be joined in the C-Max by a full hybrid version of the Using a lightweight lithium-ion system, the C-Max hybrid is to improve on the fuel economy available in the hybrid Ford saloon, which is only in the US.

FORD Focus Electric � Electric Car 107kW Auto

All of the new models are based on Ford’s new something which will costs when production

The electric and hybrid models also benefit from collaboration with Microsoft. will be fitted with driver information systems of planning eco-friendly routes, battery recharging and offering on eco-driving.

Ford’s global

Ford has also hinted at as yet unnamed, next-generation hybrid which will be introduced to the market in 2013.

However, strategy differs from of its rivals, who have focused on or electric technology. Very few are offering a range of electric and alternatives in their ranges.

“One technology does not for all customers – hybrids, plug-in and all-electric vehicles each distinctly different advantages, Derrick Kuzak, Ford’s vice president of Global Development. “By leveraging our global we are able to offer our customers choices of electrified solutions as of a fuel-efficient product line up.

FORD Focus Electric � Electric Car 107kW Auto
FORD Focus Electric � Electric Car 107kW Auto
FORD Focus Electric � Electric Car 107kW Auto

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