(reliabletop.com)Ford Motor Company announced on the 15th, will invest $ 135 million for the design and production of key components, and to accelerate the research and development of electric and hybrid vehicles.Ford KM Tool
Ford has begun on sale in the U.S. Focus-based pure electric car Focus Electric is now ready to develop the Fusion sedan, Escape (Escape) SUV hybrid. The investment aims to accelerate the development of electric and hybrid vehicles. Plan to 2013, the R & D capability of the battery is increased by 1 times, battery research and development facilities to 160.
In addition, Ford will be located in Dearborn, Michigan, USA "Advanced Engineering Center (Advanced Engineering Center)" was renamed "Ford senior electrification center (Ford Advanced Electrification Center)", and an increase of more than 1,000 engineers to accelerate the electric car research and development of hybrid cars.nissan consult 3 plus
Ford is responsible for the vice president of powertrain engineering, said Joe Bakaj, Ford increased the environmentally friendly car is a good news for the customer.