Road Test: 2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid

Venerable but Viable The hybrid vehicle segment is now old enough that some models have been around for quite a while. Toyota’s Prius–the name many associate with the word “hybrid”–is nearly 20 years old, and is currently in its fourth generation. The 2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid is getting long-in-the-tooth (it was ... Read More...

Interview: Ford’s Electrified Future

A Conversation with Brett Hinds, Ford’s Chief Engineer for Electrified Powertrain Systems Today, cars with full or partial battery power are not big sellers, so companies must balance short-term profit with long-term planning for what is increasingly seen as the future of transportation. Ford wants to be recognized as a future-looking company, ... Read More...