Electric Road Trip

How it will feel to drive a Ford EV

Earlier this week in Detroit, our reporters Peter Behr and Jeffrey Tomich caught up with Darren Palmer. Palmer is a head of global product development at Ford Motor Co., specifically electric vehicles for the Ford and Lincoln marques.

Ford is making an $11 billion bet that it can sell electric vehicles not just with clean credentials, but with sex appeal. A consummate salesman, Palmer dropped some hints about how Ford's future EVs will differ from the cars we know today.

He said that when you stomp the accelerator pedal in a future Ford, you'll feel it in your — well, let's just say it's a part of the anatomy you wouldn't expect.

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Electric Road Trip

E&E News reporters take a 6,000-mile road trip in an electric vehicle to explore how the switch from gas to electric transportation will change the economy, environment and daily life of America.
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