Ford Electric Vehicles 

Ford Electric Vehicles For Sale in Santa Clara

Ford is one of the most recognized names when it comes to quality American cars. The iconic automaker is making a name for itself in another category of vehicles, in the area of electric vehicles. Ford has an increasingly diverse line of electric cars that includes hybrid and plug-in hybrid models. Now you can find some of your favorite Ford cars powered by electricity. Ford's electric car collection ranges from its sports cars to sedans and SUVs.

Which Ford models are available in electric?

Ford has a variety of electric models. Its current lineup includes:

  • Fusion Hybrid
  • Fusion Plug-In Hybrid
  • Escape Hybrid
  • Escape Plug-In Hybrid
  • Mach-E
  • Explorer Limited Hybrid

The Fusion, one of Ford's flagship sedans, is available in both a hybrid and a plug-in hybrid model. The Ford Fusion has a comfortable, spacious cabin and cutting-edge technology. The Fusion hybrid uses a gasoline engine and an 88kW motor for power. The plug-in gets about 26 miles of all-electric range. The Escape is a small SUV that is also offered with several drivetrain configurations. The Explorer is a larger SUV with class-leading tow ratings for a hybrid SUV. The Mach-E is an all-electric addition to the Mustang family.

What is the difference between electric, hybrid, and plug-in models?

An electric vehicle uses only electric energy for power. There is no gasoline engine in an electric car, unlike a hybrid and a hybrid plug-in. A hybrid uses dual power from a gas engine and an electric motor, while a plug-in hybrid sources power first from an electric motor and secondly from a gas engine if necessary.

How far can Ford electric models go?

Ford's electric cars have a wide range. The Fusion gets an all-electric range of 26 miles, while the Explorer gets a combined range of 500 miles.

How long does it take to charge an electric Ford car?

With a Level 1 charger, which produces 110V of power, a Ford vehicle can charge in 10-11 hours. With a more powerful Level 2 charger that supplies 240V of power, an electric Ford charges in 3.5 hours.

Do Ford electric vehicles have towing capacity?

Yes, although towing capacity varies. The Ford Explorer offers class-leading tow ratings for hybrid SUVs. Its tow rating is 5,000 pounds fully equipped.

How can I learn more about Ford electric vehicles?

You can learn all about Ford's electric cars at our dealership. Contact us today for more details on Ford's electric line and inquire about setting up a test drive.