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Drive a Ford EV and use BC Hydro DC fast chargers?

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Do you drive a Ford EV and charge up at BC Hydro's DC fast chargers?  Great news!   Starting May 1st, BC Hydro is switching to energy-based billing on their public EV chargers!  That means you'll be paying for your energy by the kilowatt-hour, rather than by the time you're connected to the charger!  With […]

Categories: Mustang Mach-E, EVs, F-150 Lightning

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It’s cold, and I’m stuck in traffic in my electric car. Should I be worried?

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It happens, traffic is a daily nuisance and it’s not going away anytime soon. More times than not, it’s going to be either cold or hot outside while we are stuck in the afternoon rush. That means we need the car’s climate control, or HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) system to get comfortable.   But […]

Categories: Mustang Mach-E, EVs, F-150 Lightning

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Ford F-150 Lightning Driver Reports 97% Battery Health After 149,000 Kilometers

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The long-term durability of electric vehicles (EVs) is a question people new to electrics often ask us, particularly regarding battery performance and longevity under high mileage conditions. However, a recent report from a proud owner of a 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning brings a wave of optimism. Despite logging nearly 93,000 miles in less than two […]

Categories: EVs, F-150 Lightning

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Locating and Using Tesla Superchargers with your Ford EV

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Are you the proud owner of a Ford Mustang Mach-E or F-150 Lightning? Charging your electric vehicle just got easier!  This video from Ford shows you how to use the FordPass App or the SYNC 4A screen in your car to locate and utilize Tesla Superchargers. This insightful video provides a step-by-step guide, ensuring you […]

Categories: Mustang Mach-E, EVs, F-150 Lightning

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Exciting News: Ford Integrates Tesla Superchargers into BlueOval Charge Network!

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Starting today (February 29, 2024), Ford is enhancing the charging experience for its electric vehicle owners by integrating the Tesla Supercharger network into the Ford BlueOval Charge Network.  With a DC Fast Charging adapter, you will be able to fast charge your Mach-E, F-150 Lighting, and e-Transit vehicles at upgraded Tesla Supercharger sites. This integration allows […]

Categories: EVs, F-150 Lightning, News, Mustang Mach-E

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EV 101: Cold Weather Driving

Tips to help maximize the range of your EV in extreme weather Ford EVs have been tested in extreme cold conditions, enduring months of real-world winter driving in Alaska and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. The batteries have been subjected to temperatures as high as 60°C to as low as minus 40°C in Ford’s atmospheric test chambers. […]

Categories: Mustang Mach-E, EVs, F-150 Lightning

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Ecolab Accelerates North American Fleet Electrification with Ford Pro

Ecolab Selects Ford Pro to Accelerate North American EV Fleet With Ford F-150 Lightning and Mustang Mach-E, Set to Reach 100% EV in California by 2025 Ecolab—a global sustainability leader offering water, hygiene and infection prevention solutions—selected Ford Pro™, Ford’s commercial division, to accelerate the electrification of its sales and service fleet, targeting complete North […]

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Ford to offer complimentary Tesla Supercharger adapter to eligible EV customers

Exciting news for our Ford EV customers...access to the Tesla Supercharger network is coming, and coming soon!  And even better - Ford's going to be offering *complimentary* CCS-NACS adapters to eligible EV customers!   Yet another reason to choose a Ford EV - you'll be getting the best of a startup (the Supercharger network) and […]

Categories: News, Mustang Mach-E, EVs, F-150 Lightning

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Ford F-150 Lightning vs Tesla Cybertruck

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Introduction   The race for the first fully electric pickup truck is on. Tesla and Ford are trying to speed to the finish line as the first vehicle manufacturer to release an EV pickup truck on our roads. These are exciting times for pickup truck enthusiasts, as we’re finally seeing manufacturers picking up the pace […]

Categories: EVs, F-150 Lightning

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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning vs. Tesla Cybertruck

If you're ready for 2022 and the new pickup trucks that are getting ready to hit the market, then you know the electric motors are going to be a hot thing. Between the F-150 Lightning and the Cybertruck, you might be wondering which one will be the right choice. Let's take a look at the […]

Categories: New Vehicle, Comparison, EVs, F-150 Lightning

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