Ford shifts production of electric SUV to Mexico

Ford Motor Co will begin testing its latest self-driving vehicle technology next year in at least one city but has not changed its plan to begin commercial production until 2021, the company said. The automaker said on Thursday that it would test self-driving prototypes in various pilot programs with partners such as Lyft, the ride services company in which rival General Motors owns a minority stake, and Domino's Pizza. However, Ford has still not decided whether to operate its own...

Ford shifts production of electric SUV to Mexico

Ford says that shifting production of an electric SUV from the U.S. to Mexico will allow the company to make more self-driving vehicles in Michigan.

Thu 7 Dec 17 from Phys.org

Ford exec: Hybrids are better suited for self-driving cars than EVs

Automakers like Nissan and Mercedes-Benz, as well as Lyft, have been bundling their autonomous car experiments into electric vehicles. But Ford will keep one foot in fossil fuels, at ...

6 hours ago from Engadget

Hybrids beat EVs as self-driving cars, Ford exec claims - Roadshow

He's got a point, for now.

14 hours ago from CNET

Ford to test new self-driving vehicle technology in 2018

DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co will begin testing its latest self-driving vehicle technology next year in at least one city but has not changed its plan to begin commercial production until ...

Thu 7 Dec 17 from Reuters Technology

Ford to Test New Self-driving Vehicle Technology in 2018, Thu 7 Dec 17 from Voice of America

Ford To Begin Testing Latest Self-Driving Vehicle Tech In 2018, Still Planning 1st Commercial Production In 2021

Ford will begin testing the latest iteration of its self-driving vehicle tech in at least one city in the US in 2018, but the company has not accelerated its plan for the first commercial production ...

Fri 8 Dec 17 from CleanTechnica

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