FORD HYBRID & ELECTRIC FAQ'S

What electric Ford cars are available?

The Ford vehicle lineup is committed to providing fifteen electric models by 2022, incorporating all the key vehicles within the manufacturer’s choice like the Ford Fiesta, Focus, and even a mustang inspired all-electric SUV which will launch before long.

What is Ionity?

A joint venture between Ford, BMW Group, Daimler and the Volkswagen Group, Ionity is a cross-Europe network for high-powered fast vehicle charging.

What is a hybrid car?

A hybrid car is one that uses more than one means of propulsion - that means combining a petrol or diesel engine with an electric motor, resulting in lower CO2 emissions.

How long does it take to charge an electric car?

The time it takes to charge a vehicle relies upon both the model and where it's being charged. Normally, you will have the option to use a fast charge that renews the battery in a short time, or a full charge which occurs during prolonged downtime such as overnight or when in work, and may take anyplace as long as 12 hours. You will be informed on the charging lengths at time of purchase.

Are electric cars better for the environment?

Simply put, yes. By choosing an all-electric car, you will be able to drive a model that produces zero CO2 emissions - i.e. you will not be polluting the environment while driving. Not only that but with some electric vehicles being charged using renewable sources, you may further be able to reduce your carbon footprint.

How far do electric vehicles go?

As electric vehicle technology becomes more and more refined, the range provided by such vehicles is continuing to increase. Within the selection of electric cars in development by Ford, you can look forward to a range of up to 370 miles from a single charge.

Are electric cars cheaper?

While the value you may pay for an electric vehicle may appear to be costly, it turns out to be more affordable over the long haul. You can profit by government grants, zero RFL, no congestion charges, no fuel costs and, with less mechanical parts requiring fixing and supplanting, lower vehicle maintenance costs.

How much does it cost to charge an electric vehicle?

The expense to completely charge an electric vehicle relies upon the model and where you are charging. At home, a full charge will frequently cost around £8.40; at a quick charging point, you can hope to pay roughly £6.50 for a 30-minute charge. Numerous open charging areas, for example, working environments and general stores are regularly for free.