From the 40 electrified vehicles Ford plans for its global lineup by 2022, 16 should be fully electric and the rest will be plug-in hybrids, executives said.
On Jan. 13 General Motors said it has filed a safety petition with the U.S. Department of Transportation for its self-driving Cruise vehicle.
"We're all in on this and we're taking our mainstream vehicles, our most iconic vehicles, and we're electrifying them", Ford told reporters.
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It now has one fully electric offering, a version of the Focus.
Some EV production will be done in China where Ford has EV jvs.
Ford says it will boost its investment in electric vehicles to $11bn (£8bn) in the next five years, more than doubling a previous commitment.
. "For us, it's not just compliance". He also added that this investment includes costs of developing dedicated electric vehicle architectures. "We want to make a statement about the company".
Ford has been lagging behind in all-electric vehicle programs since its first vehicle created to be electric from the ground up is only planned for 2020.
Jessica Caldwell, senior analyst at Edmonds, indicated the industry will be watching closely to see how Ford moves forward with its plan to produce a hybrid variant of its popular F-150. "Truck buyers are a demanding group, and it's probably a good thing that Ford has until 2020 to find a way to give them the best of both worlds".
The 2013 National League Most Valuable player is coming off a season in which he slugged 28 home runs and drove in 88 runs. After trading Gerrit Cole to the Houston Astros , it was believed that McCutchen would be the next in line to be dealt.
Gogoi said this on the sidelines of a programme when asked about the way forward to resolve the present crisis with the judiciary. Judge Loya was hearing the Sohrabuddin Sheikh alleged fake encounter case when he died under "mysterious" conditions.
The latest spy satellite mission was ULA's fits flight of 2018, and also it was the 27th successful mission of ULA for the NRO. The office is in charge of designing, building, launching and maintaining US intelligence satellites.
Senator Brian Schatz of Hawaii called the mistaken notification "totally inexcusable", blaming it on "human error". About 40 minutes after the initial alert, an alert informing them of the false alarm was sent to the cellphones.
Zeman's other rivals include ex-gambler and songwriter Michal Horacek, and former rightwing premier Mirek Topolanek. The face-off, on January 26-27, is shaping up to be a clash not only of politics, but also personalities.
The Syrian army, supported by Iran-backed militias and Russian air power, began an offensive in late October in Hama province. The source said fierce battles were however underway in the area and army advances were continuing.
One of our big focus areas for 2018 is making sure the time we all spend on Facebook is time well spent.We built... This initiative would result in causing people to spend much less time on the social networking giant.
But Barcelona reacted in time to get back into the game when Paulinho scored against the run of play in the 39th minute. Until recently, there was always an expectation that Madrid would find a late goal to save a poor performance.
Matt Patricia has been the favorite to succeed Jim Caldwell as Detroit Lions coach since long before Caldwell was sacked . According to ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter , the Lions appear very likely to land Patricia as their next head coach.
The coach talked the star big man out of his feelings after a few dinners and meetings. "I told him, 'I'd be happy to trade you". Leonard's status for Saturday night's home game against the Denver Nuggets is uncertain.
Iran president says U.S. failed to undermine nuke deal
In the absence of such an agreement, the United States will not again waive sanctions in order to stay in the Iran nuclear deal . On Thursday, Macron told Trump that it was important for all signatories to respect the Iran nuclear agreement.
Freezing rain possible for Timmins and area
The cold weather will stick around through the weekend with a high of -11 C in the forecast for both Saturday and Sunday. The temperature will continue to dip into the evening just in time for rush hour, the federal weather agency says.
Vikings QB Case Keenum 'is the guy' for Minnesota
For example, quick passes to running back Jerrick McKinnon out of the backfield could go a long way toward winning this game. Vikings: making 29th overall playoff appearance (27th since merger), 19-28 in postseason play (17-26 since merger)...
Republican senator asserts Trump did not say 's---hole'
Trump is claimed to have questioned why the United States was would accept more immigrants from Haiti and "sh**hole" countries. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) insists Trump made the remark during a Thursday meeting at the White House to discuss immigration reform.