ford

This is what the new Ford F-150 display and infotainment look like

The most conventional view shows you your engine revs on the left and speed on the right, with other pertinent information in the middle. Ford I’ve just noticed in this screenshot, the truck is doing 104mph. It must be a German-spec F-150 😉 Ford Here, the display is showing how much the truck is pitching. …

This is what the new Ford F-150 display and infotainment look like Read More »

Ford’s new F-150 is its first with a hybrid V6 engine

The F-150 is an iconic vehicle — that’s why Elon Musk targeted it while unveiling Tesla’s Cybertruck — and tonight Ford’s taking the wraps off of its latest iteration. Along with being the “most connected” F-150 ever, this 2021 model also marks the debut of a hybrid powertrain, with a 3.5L twin-turbocharged V6 that’s paired …

Ford’s new F-150 is its first with a hybrid V6 engine Read More »

Tesla stock soars above $1,000 as Musk vows to “go all out” for Semi

Enlarge / The Nikola Two truck drives out on the stage at an April 2019 event. Megan Geuss Tesla’s stock price soared above $1,000 on Wednesday. The rise pushed the company’s valuation to around $190 billion—within striking distance of the world’s most valuable valuable car company, Toyota, at $215 billion. Tesla’s stock surge comes a …

Tesla stock soars above $1,000 as Musk vows to “go all out” for Semi Read More »

Mustang Mach-E OTA updates will start six months after launch, Ford says

Enlarge Ford Motor Company When Ford first gave us an in-depth look at its new Mustang Mach-E electric car last fall, it was clear that there was much that was Tesla-inspired. Ford wasn’t shy about this fact, holding the event around the block from Tesla’s design studio in Hawthorne, California. In fact, Ford even told …

Mustang Mach-E OTA updates will start six months after launch, Ford says Read More »

These streamliners are the world’s most aerodynamic cars

In 1980, Volkswagen built the ARVW concept car, the most aerodynamic vehicle it has ever created. It achieved a drag coefficient (Cd) of just 0.15. By contrast, most road cars have a Cd of between 0.3-0.4. Volkswagen The ARVW was able to reach 225mph (362km/h) at the Nardo high speed bowl. Volkswagen The Model 3 …

These streamliners are the world’s most aerodynamic cars Read More »