2016FordFocus Electric

The EV Incognito You know those "spot the difference" side-by-side photos that are commonly reserved for Highlights magazines in a dentist's waiting room? "Can you find seven differences between these two pictures?" Park a 2012 Ford Focus Electric next to its gasoline-powered kin and you'll…

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2016 Ford Focus Electric - 4dr Hatchback (Base)
4dr Hatchback (Base)
MSRP:
$29,170
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MPG:
110 City / 99 HWY
Ford recalls over 8,500 vehicles in three campaigns

The F-150 and Explorer represent the bulk of the recalled vehicles. The Focus Electric and Transit Connect account for over 900 and 600 vehicles each.
Captain Planet wants you to drive a Ford Focus Electric

Ford reveals new Focus Electric ad on Twitter.

Ford had licensed the Captain Planet characters to promote the Focus Electric in a new 30-second spot.
Next Ford Focus Electric will stick with 100-mile range

Blue Oval doesn't see the need to extend Focus EV range to 200 miles.

Ford will boost the Focus Electric Vehicle's single-charge range to about 100 miles for the 2017 model year.

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Ford gets its Movement on, releases 'Sounds of Focus' tracks

Ford has, for at least the second year in a row, teamed up with techno promoter Paxahau and a couple of artists to make music in recognition of the Detroit Movement music festival. This time, Movement performers Ataxia and Secrets were selected by Ford, and were invited to spend some time at the automaker's Michigan Assembly Plant, which gives birth to the Ford Focus and Focus Electric models.
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Ford recalls over 8,500 vehicles in three campaigns

The F-150 and Explorer represent the bulk of the recalled vehicles. The Focus Electric and Transit Connect account for over 900 and 600 vehicles each.
Ford recalling nearly 24,000 Focus EV and C-Max models over door chime

Ford will be voluntarily recalling 23,830 Focus Electric and C-Max Hybrid and Energi models equipped with push-button ignition, according to The Detroit News. Why? Because the cars don't make a noise when the driver's door is open, and are therefore in violation of federal regulations. It's not as silly as Honda's badging recall that isn't a recall, but it's close.
Ford Focus Electric and ST recalled over lighting issue

Ford is recalling 6,308 units of the 2012 and 2013 Focus Electric and 2013 Focus ST that were fitted with HID headlights because a "wiring incompatibility" could keep the front side marker lights from working. A bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says the recall should begin in the middle of this month, after which owners can take their cars to dealers to have the wiring assembly repaired free of charge.