Archive | 05/25/2011

Ford Pushes For Electric Vehicle-Readiness. Getting your city ready for EV!!

Ford is preparing to launch the all-new Focus Electric later this year and C-MAX Energi plug-in hybrid in 2012. In an effort to ensure the success of these highly-anticipated models, Ford is working with cities and utility partners around the U.S. to identify key infrastructure building blocks that will enable metropolitan areas to be EV-ready.

Ford Explorer Guides Park Visitors. App to guide you in the park! Fun stuff!

The American Park Network, the Student Conservation Association and Ford Motor Company have come together to create the free Oh, Ranger! Park Finder iPhone app. The app is sponsored by the 2011 Ford Explorer and helps users locate more than 6,000 parks and public lands across the U.S. including national forests, wildlife refuges, Bureau of Land Management sites and US Army Corps of Engineer recreation areas. The published Oh, Ranger! Guides are read by more than 20 million park enthusiasts each year, the app version is available for the iPhone, iPad and soon the Android, making public park information easily accessible to more park visitors.