• VW's last engines, Toyota batteries, Ford names: Today's Car News

    6 days ago - By High Gear Media

    VW announced that it is now designing the last combustion engines it will sell. Ford trademarks two possible names that could go on its upcoming electric SUV. Toyota explains why it still uses nickel-metal hydride batteries. And a Chinese battery company says it will pass the magic $100-per-kilowatt-hour threshold as soon as 2020. All this and...
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  • Trademark filings show Ford may call electric SUV the "Mach E"

    Trademark filings show Ford may call electric SUV the "Mach E"

    6 days ago - By High Gear Media

    Fans of the Ford Mustang didn't take it well earlier this year when Ford suggested it might call its upcoming 300-mile electric SUV the Mach 1. Now new trademark filings discovered by The Drive show a new possibility for the name: the "Mach E" or the "Mach-E." Ford filed trademark applications for both names on Nov. 26, the report notes, for use...
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