The anticipated partnership between Volkswagen and Ford to work on both electric vehicles and self-driving cars appears to be inevitable, based on recent comments from VW CEO Herbert Diess.
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Ford announced today that it is investing $500 million in electric pickup startup Rivian and the automaker will use the startup’s platform to make an all-electric vehicle. expand full story
Ford Stories April 11
Solid Power, a startup promising a breakthrough solid state battery, announced today that it is teaming up with Ford to develop batteries for their “next-generation electric vehicles.” expand full story
Ford Stories April 2
Ford’s “Go Electric” event in Amsterdam today revealed the automaker’s electrified vehicle lineup in Europe, but all of the new production models introduced at the event were hybrid variants.
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Ford has announced today new investments in its US facilities for future production of next-generation electric vehicles as well as Ford’s first autonomous vehicles. expand full story
Ford is preparing to launch its first electric vehicle built to be electric from the ground up: a Mustang-inspired all-electric crossover, and now, the automaker is teasing it as a Tesla Model Y competitor. expand full story
Ford Stories February 27
In order to bring its own electric pickup trucks to market, Rivian has installed its electric powertrain inside several undercover F-150 electric pickup trucks driving around as test mules in its development program. expand full story
Ford is trying to hype up its upcoming first electric vehicle built to be electric from the ground up: a Mustang-inspired all-electric crossover.
Executive Chairman Bill Ford says the vehicle will ‘go like hell’ – a reference to what his uncle, then-President Henry Ford II said when the automaker was trying to beat Ferrari at Le Mans. expand full story
Ford Stories February 26
Volkswagen will invest around $1.7 billion in Ford’s self-driving subsidiary Argo, according to a new report.
Ford Stories January 16
Ford might not be doomed after all. The American automaker has now finally announced that it is going to launch an all-electric version of its most important vehicle program: the F-Series pickup trucks. expand full story