16 Dec '12, 10am

Ford’s C-MAX Electric Vehicles Surge Past Toyota Prius: Ford introduced its two C-MAX hybrid models last Decembe...

Ford introduced its two C-MAX hybrid models last December, and just one year later the U.S. car maker is already nudging out Toyota for sales of electric hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. That doesn’t just mean American car buyers are eager to buy American again, it’s also further evidence that the domestic electric car market is ready to tip over into the mainstream. Defenders of fossil fuels can yell all they want, but EVs are a lifeline for car manufacturers faced with the stark reality that young people are deserting the car market altogether in droves. In order to coax them back in, car makers have to find new ways to add value to car ownership. In the past, a heavy dose of social luster and sex appeal sufficed to mask the cost of gasoline and upkeep, but future sales will demand much more creativity and that’s where EVs fit the bill. Ford C-MAX Hybrid and ...

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