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    How to Enable Plug & Charge in 7 Steps

    It took some figuring out to enable Plug & Charge. It's only a 7 step process. So I figured maybe I'd share what I learned. 1. Log into my account and click on My Ford Vehicles 2. Then click on Connected Services and walk through the process there (I've already done this so the...
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    Submit Your FordPass App Feedback to Ford

    For those of you who have taken delivery. If you want to provide feedback to the Ford Pass team, I know a person over there. It's too hard to consolidate all of the feedback from multiple threads so I'm starting this one. If you have your MME and have feedback/wants/needs for Ford Pass then...
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    Plug & Charge Fail and the 80% Cliff is Real

    First the good news. From 12% to 80% took about 45 minutes so about right on target. I was able to start my charging session using Apply Pay on two different units, no charging faults (did not stop after paying until I stopped it). I don't have a membership so it charges $0.43 per kW instead of...
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    My Mach-E Day 1 Impressions

    So I'm only on day 1. Took delivery with 18 miles on it and now have 86. The car is amazing! I kid you not we got waved to and honked at twice already. One guy rolled down his window on a 4 lane road (8 lanes total) as we were driving and asked if this was “the electric one”. Big smile and...
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    Ford launches Mach-E #ShowSomeMuscle social media challenge

    Ford ‘Show Some Muscle’ Challenge Features Misty Copeland, Gabby Williams with Mustang Mach-E Team Sharing Their Unique Strengths DEARBORN, Mich. – Ford is providing a platform to celebrate all of the women who are redefining the concept of strength by flexing their resilience, power...
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    Will The Next-Gen Ford Mustang Be Fully-Electric?

    What say you now #NotAMustang crowd when all Mustangs are electric? Autoline Daily was the first to share a report published by AutoForecast Solutions, which claims an all-electric Mustang will go into production in 2028 and that no gas-burning variants will be offered. It should arrive by...
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    Mach-E Financing and RCL Leasing Program Announced

    Finally, traditional leasing for the Mach-E has been published for the US. Your dealer can now access the lease factors and residuals.
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    1 Year Reservation Anniversary

    One year ago today I placed my reservation for the Mustang Mach-E Premium. It's been a long wait but it's almost over (build date Dec 8th). One year ago tomorrow is the first time I saw it in person. Two photos from Nov 18, 2019:
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    Ford Enters Into A Pooling Arrangement With Volvo Car Corporation to avoid EU CO2 Fines

    Here's the important bit, Ford to avoid EU CO2 fines by pooling with Volvo. This is good news since we know the Mach-E was delayed now Ford will not have the large CO2 fines. As Ford is in the opposite situation, the two car groups entered into a pooling arrangement so Ford will be able to use...
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    Ford taking orders for all-new Mustang Mach 1

    Don't' think I'd ever get an ICE Mustang but I thought it was interesting none the less. Mach 1 highlights provided by Ford: A base price is $51,720, plus a $1,195 destination and delivery charge...
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    US investigates fire reports in Chevy Bolt electric vehicles

    US investigates fire reports in Chevy Bolt electric vehicles DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s road safety agency is investigating complaints that the Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicle can catch fire. The...
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    The 2020 JDRF-Ford Online Auction

    Open to the public. Chances to win a new Ford Vehicle (up to $35k or $20k cash option) or an opportunity to come inside the Dearborn Development Center gate for a full proving ground tour and then a hot lap ride on the Steering and Handling Course, driven by a Tier 4-level certified driver...
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    Why are car colors so boring?

    Considering all of the discussions on here about vehicle color I thought this was interesting. Around the 7 minute mark they talk about technological sectors impact and electric vehicles.
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    Charging Basics: How to Charge Your Mustang Mach-E Video from Ford

    There are a few convenient ways to charge your Mustang Mach-E.* This video will teach you the basics, including how to use the Ford Mobile Charger that comes standard with every vehicle.** You'll never be too far from a charge if needed.
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    Audio: Ford CTO Ken Washington Discusses Ford Technology, AI, Autonomous Driving and Mach-E Mustang

    UPDATED WITH AUDIO FILE COURTESY OF @ChasingCoral: FORD CTO DR. KEN WASHINGTON TO DISCUSS FORD’S TECHNOLOGY STRATEGY AT EVERCORE NEW MOBILITY & AI FORUM ON SEPT. 22 DEARBORN, Mich., Sept. 16, 2020 – Dr. Ken Washington, chief technology officer, Ford Motor Company, is scheduled to speak...
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    “Drive Your Next Meeting”

    If you’ve been eager to “drive” your all-new Mustang Mach-E to a meeting using Webex, the wait is over! You can now integrate the “Drive Your Next Meeting” backgrounds using the simple tips below.
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    Ford Announces Jim Hackett to Retire as President and CEO; Jim Farley to Succeed

    Ford Announces Jim Hackett to Retire as President and CEO; Jim Farley to Succeed Hackett as Company Continues Transformation • Jim Hackett, who has led Ford Motor Company’s transformation since 2017 as president and CEO, has elected to retire from the company • Jim Farley, currently chief...
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    ‘First all-electric vehicle with a Soul’: A Q&A with Mustang Mach-E Chief Program Engineer Ron Heiser

    Darren Palmer, Ford global director, battery electric vehicles, and Mustang Mach-E Chief Program Engineer Ron Heiser practice social distancing using the all-new, all-electric Mustang Mach-E. Order banks for the all-electric Mustang Mach-E are now open in the U.S. and reservation holders are...
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    Survey from Ford about Ordering

    I just got this email from Ford. "Tell us about your Mach-E PREMIUM order experience."
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    FORD’S MICHIGAN CENTRAL AND NEWLAB COLLABORATE TO DRIVE SUSTAINED MOBILITY INNOVATION INVESTMENT IN DETROIT Launch two new studios aimed at solving tomorrow’s transportation challenges and preparing cities, regions and industries for a connected, autonomous and electrified future The studios...