Detroit

The Ford F-150 Lightning electric pickup gets another price hike

Ford workers produce the F-150 Lightning electric pickup on December 21. February 13, 2022 at the automaker’s Ford Rouge Electric Vehicle Center (REVC). Michael Wayland | CNBC DETROIT – Ford engine again raised the starting price of its electric F-150 Lightning, citing higher raw material costs for the pickup truck. The new price of the …

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Stellantis idles Jeep factory, lays off workers to cut EV costs

2016 Jeep Cherokee Sport Source: Jeep DETROIT – Stellar said Friday it plans to idle a Jeep plant in Illinois indefinitely, starting early next year, to cut costs by investing in electric vehicles. The transatlantic automaker, formerly known as Fiat Chrysler, said the plant would cease production from February 1. 28. The more than 1,200 …

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