Ford’s Halewood plant set to become electric car factory

An investment of £380 million will see the Liverpool plant ramp up EV production to 420,000 units a year Ford has announced it will be investing heavily in its Halewood factory, creating Ford’s first European electric car component production facility. The transition from manufacturing internal combustion engine transmissions to electric power units will create 500 new jobs in

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IONIQ TRICKS The Hyundai Ioniq 6 is a sleek electric saloon with class-leading charge times and an impressive range

I’M guessing you’ve seen Hyundai’s pitch-side advertising at the World Cup. They’ve got animations of Ioniq 5 and Ioniq 6 nudging footballs along the touchline and munching the word Hyundai as they go. Reminds me of Pac-Man. But then so do the cars. Every Ioniq model has pixel lights inspired by Eighties video games. Very cool. Now check out