Highly-ranked as one of the most dependable electric vehicles (EV) that offers strong acceleration and snug interior, the 2014 Ford Focus Electric surely has what it takes to survive upscale small cars competition in the market today. Test drivers are even well-pleased by the conventional styling, comfort driving experience and precise steering this EV offers. The 2014 Ford Focus Electric provides everything a normal gas-powered vehicle can offer. Gained an impressive ranking in the selection of the highly regarded hybrid cars by auto reviewers, the Focus Electric is powered by an electric motor linked to a single-speed transmission that delivers a strong eco-friendly power to generate 143-horsepower. The Focus Electric has an EPA-rate of 110 MPGe city and 99 MPGe highway on a fully-charged battery while delivering accurate steering and strong brakes.
Fully-charged Ford Focus Electric has the capability to reach 76 miles. Using 120-volt home power outlet, the Focus Electric’s battery charging time takes 20 hours but when you utilize the optional 240-volt power in quick charging stations available the standard charging time at home is reduced to about four hours.
For interior styling, the 2014 Ford Focus Electric has premium materials with leather upholstered seats. It also has the comfortable power-adjustable seat for the driver. Impressive tech features are also present like the MyFord touch-screen Infotainment system with Bluetooth capability for smartphones and audio navigation, SYNC, HD/Satellite Radio, 9-speaker Premium Sony sound, navigation system, dual-zone automatic climate control and a control panel which is customizable.
For reliability and safety standard, standard features of the Focus Electric include dedicated airbags system for driver/passengers, traction control, turn signal mirrors, 4-wheel disc brakes, brake assist, electronic stability control, child safety locks and 4-wheel anti-lock brake system.