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Ford hasn't shared many details but we do our best to fill in the blanks.

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The automaker will introduce 13 electrified vehicles in the next five years.

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Plus: Notes On The Blue Oval's Autonomous Tech, Rinspeed's CES Concept, And The 2017 Acura NSX

We curate the week's events with a focus on Ford's hybrid plans for the F-150. Plus, other news and notes from around the industry.

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The lighter, aluminum-bodied 2015 Ford F-150 gets (at best) 26 miles per gallon. That's not bad for a truck that size – and we should always remember that improving gas guzzlers can make a big difference – but what if the popular truck came with a gas-electric hybrid powertrain? How efficient would that be? We heard Ford talking about such a vehicle last year, and now we learn that Ford is still "working very hard" to make a F-150 hybrid happen.