• Tesla 4680 cells, $60/kwh target, fuel-cell trash trucks, Ford batteries: Today's Car News

    10 days ago - By High Gear Media

    A venture powers tailpipe-emissions-free fuel-cell trash trucks with landfill waste. The DOE reportedly sees $60/kwh as the new goal for EV cost parity with ICE. Ford focuses on making EV batteries a core competency. And will Tesla ramp up the cells due to power a number of upcoming products quickly enough? This and more, here at Green Car...
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  • 2021 Ford F-150 simplifies towing, AMG GLC63 S debuts, feds seek cheaper battery packs: What's New The Car Connection

    2021 Ford F-150 simplifies towing, AMG GLC63 S debuts, feds seek cheaper battery packs: What's New The Car Connection

    10 days ago - By The Car Connection

    2021 Ford F-150 simplifies towing with onboard scales that measure payload and tongue weight Soon, the bestselling truck will offer options that measure payload and calculate how much weight you're putting on the tow hitch. 2022 Toyota Sienna Woodland narrows gap between minivan and SUV A new AWD-only edition powers Toyota's minivan into the new...
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  • Ford's Onboard Scale: How it works and how much it costs on the 2021 Ford F-150

    Ford's Onboard Scale: How it works and how much it costs on the 2021 Ford F-150

    10 days ago - By The Car Connection

    Ford is doing to towing what the automatic transmission did to the manual: Make it easy enough for anyone to operate. Three new features announced Wednesday on the 2021 Ford F-150 aim to reduce towing guesswork. One will measure payload; the second measures tongue weight; and the third is the very useful adaptive damping, which becomes an option...
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