New Mustang EV gains celebrity status

November 4, 2019

Ford has announced a creative partnership with Idris Elba for the launch of the upcoming all-new, all-electric Mustang-inspired SUV.

The British star said: “Most people don’t know this, but I worked at Ford as a young guy. My dad also worked at Ford. It’s practically in my blood. So working on this project and getting behind the wheel of a car that takes us all towards the future feels like things are coming full circle, but with more exhilaration and tech.”

The reveal of the all-new vehicle, which will have a targeted pure-electric driving range of more than 370 miles under WLTP regulations, will be livestreamed from a location in Los Angeles at 02:00 GMT on November 18.

Ford’s new all-electric vehicle will be on public display for the first time at the Los Angeles Auto Show 2019.

Latest News

New Grand Cherokee breaks cover in US

Almost 30 years ago, the Jeep Grand Cherokee began its legacy as the most
[...]

Isuzu launches its all-new D-Max pick-up

The all-new Isuzu D-Max pick-up will be arriving in showrooms in March and
[...]

Hyundai announces new KONA N model

Hyundai has confirmed that the next member of its sporty N range will
[...]

Kia gives it’s sporty Stinger a refresh

Kia’s high-performance fastback sports saloon, the Stinger, now boasts a refreshed design to
[...]

New engine for the Octavia vRS range

Skoda has added a third powertrain option to its new Octavia vRS line-up
[...]

Bentley records its best sales figures

Bentley Motors announced total sales of 11,206 in 2020, an increase of two
[...]

New Juke Enigma adds Alexa to the mix

Nissan has launched an all-new Enigma version to the Juke line-up and it
[...]

A bright future for electric car sales

At least 200,000 new battery electric vehicles (BEVs) will be registered in the
[...]

Know the law to teach learner drivers

Road safety and breakdown organisation GEM Motoring Assist is encouraging anyone supervising a
[...]

Defenders’ support role in Dakar Rally

Land Rover’s most capable and durable 4×4 is taking on the ultimate all-terrain
[...]

Some exciting times ahead for Polestar

Polestar, the electric performance car brand, became fully operational in 2020 and the
[...]

Tempting deals for Corsa-e customers

Vauxhall is offering new Corsa-e customers a free Home Charging Unit and 30,000
[...]

SEAT Leon scores top marks for safety

The new SEAT Leon has been awarded a maximum five-star safety rating from
[...]

New limited edition MINI goes on sale

MINI has launched a new Countryman Boardwalk Edition, but with just 325 units
[...]

Electrifying choice for the Volvo XC60

Volvo’s award-winning XC60 mid-size SUV is now available with a full range of
[...]

SEAT launches plug-in hybrid Tarraco

SEAT’s range of electrified vehicles continues to expand as the Tarraco e-HYBRID enters
[...]