This week, we have now information on Ford, Tesla, and Charging: Our Prime EV Information for the week of Dec 9, 2022.
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Tons of Ford
About 65% of Ford sellers will promote electrical autos, in accordance with Ford CEO Jim Farley. Via the Model e program, dealerships could have two choices to change into EV licensed by Ford. Make investments $500k or $1.2 million, with the latter choice offering dealerships with extra EV stock. Ford has additionally supplied the choice of not promoting EVs to dealerships, although they’ll proceed promoting different autos from the model.
Ford has produced its 150,000th Mustang Mach-E, taking the corporate one step nearer to its purpose of manufacturing 2 million EVs by 2026. Within the US, 31,000 Mach-E’s have been offered by means of October and that’s serving to put in place plans for an annual manufacturing fee of 270,000. The Mustang Mach-E is presently offered in 31 International markets.
Talking of world, Ford will make investments £125 million in EV components manufacturing at its Halewood plant in the UK. This funding will assist the Halewood plant produce 70% of the electrical drive models for the focused 600,000 EVs produced by Ford in Europe by 2026.
A brand new Tesla Model 3? A prototype was spotted in California, reportedly nicknamed the “Highland” undertaking. A refresh has been rumored to be introduced subsequent yr. In additional Tesla information, The model hit one other document, promoting 100,291 autos in China through the month of November. This complete marks the best month-to-month quantity offered since Tesla’s Shanghai manufacturing unit opened in 2020, which equates to an 89.7% enhance from a yr earlier.
A New Cost
ADS-TEC Power has launched the compact battery-based charging system dubbed Chargepost. The all-in-one charger integrates the battery, electronics, and cooling system, permitting it to solely take up 21.5 sq. toes. Chargepost will present 300 kW of energy for one charging level and 150 kW for 2 charging factors. The charging resolution is presently obtainable in Europe and shortly to be within the US.
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