14 Nov '17, 7pm

Ford Stops Production of the C-Max Energi Plug-in Hybrid

Ford last week confirmed that it stopped production of its C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid—and will soon cease production of the conventional hybrid version of the hatchback. “Ford C-Max Energi production has ended,” Dan Jones, Ford's North America Car Communications Manager, told Green Car Reports. While the plug-in hybrid variant of the C-Max is on track to have its best year of sales yet, sales of the no-plug C-Max hybrid have dropped by 18 percent compared to last year. Ford introduced the two C-Max models in late 2012, hoping that Americans would develop a taste for a so-called multi-purpose vehicle (MPV)—a small and tall wagon-like hatchback. The C-Max was intended to compete against the Toyota Prius, but never became a legitimate challenger for either hybrid or plug-in hybrid customers. At the time of its introduction, it was somewhat novel that a specific model would h...

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