14 Dec '11, 8pm

Ford Begins Production of the 2012 Focus Electric in Michigan Assembly Plant

Ford Begins Production of the 2012 Focus Electric in Michigan Assembly Plant

Joining the Nissan LEAF and Chevy Volt Ford has announced that production has begun on the 2012 Focus Electric (follow the link for a lot more photos and technical details). It will be assembled at Ford's Michigan Assembly Plant, and while at first it will only be available in California and the New York/New Jersey, as production ramps up to full speed, it will become available in the following markets: Atlanta, Austin and Houston, Texas; Boston, Chicago, Denver, Detroit, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, New York, Orlando, Fla., Phoenix and Tucson, Ariz.; Portland, Ore.; Raleigh Durham, N.C.; Richmond, Va., Seattle, and Washington, DC. © Michael Graham Richard One of the big selling points for Ford is the fast-charging ability that, for now, beats the competition: Focus Electric is designed to offer enough range to cover the majority of daily driving habits of Americ...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/cars/ford-begins-production-201...

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