Ebene News – GB – Ford will go all-electric in Europe by 2030

By mid-2026, all of its cars will be available in electric or hybrid models, he added

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Ford has said it will spend $ 1 billion (£ 720million) to modernize its Cologne plant, aiming to produce a consumer electric vehicle by 2023

“Our announcement today to transform our Cologne plant, home of our operations in Germany for 90 years, is one of the largest Ford has made in over a generation,” said Stuart Rowley, president of Ford in Europe

“It underlines our commitment to Europe and a modern future with electric vehicles at the heart of our growth strategy”

On Monday, Jaguar Land Rover said its Jaguar brand will be fully electric by 2025 The company will also launch electric models across its entire Land Rover range by 2030

Luxury car brand Bentley Motors, owned by Germany’s Volkswagen, said in November that its range would be fully electric by 2030, and last month General Motors announced plans to have a range without exhaust emissions by 2035

On Tuesday it emerged that Coventry Airport could be the site of a gigafactory – an electric car battery factory

The UK government previously announced £ 500million in funding as part of a ten point plan to support vehicle electrification, including the development of gigafactories across the UK

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Ebene News – GB – Ford will go all-electric in Europe by 2030

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