The Innovative 2013 Ford Focus Electric is in Stock in Arlington Heights
Those of you shopping for a new car in Schaumburg should consider quitting gas and switching to a super efficient 2013 Ford Focus electric car. With 110 mpge in the city, think about the long term savings you could accumulate with an all-electric car. To top it off, you may qualify for a federal tax credit of up to $7,500 if you purchase the Focus Electric. Here are a few of the great features and how it works.
Most Efficient Compact Car in America
The whole EPA rating for the Focus Electric is 110 city/99 highway/105 combined MPGe. The Ford runs exclusively on 23 kwh of power from lithium-ion batteries that are liquid cooled and heated. The estimated mileage makes the Focus Electric a very viable commuter in the Chicagoland area: 76 miles on each charge. This can go higher or lower depending on how much energy you collect from the regenerative braking. Combine the best in class range with the best in class charge time of only four hours with a 240-volt charger, you can rest assured that the Focus will have the juice necessary to get you where you’re going.
Efficient Doesn’t Mean Uncomfortable
The Focus doesn’t compromise on interior features either. You can comfortably seat five and dual zone temperature control and an air filtration system keep everyone comfortable. Front and rear 12V power outlets keep your accessories running. The SYNC system provides voice control for cell phone use via Bluetooth and the Sony 9 speaker audio system. If you opt for the navigation system, you can even bring your own personal navigator with you all the time.
While most drivers looking for an electric vehicle aren’t looking for sporty acceleration the Ford Focus Electric is fun to drive. The 143 hp electric motor delivers instant torque making for quick acceleration, and the electronic power steering delivers reliable confident handling. The Focus is a true daily driver capable of providing all the transportation for most people that need to make a round trip commute with some errands thrown in. Test Drive the Focus Electric today to see for yourself.
The Focus Electric is a Blast to Drive