Ford is chasing Tesla with an electric Mustang SUV

  • Published on Nov 18, 2019
  • Ford unveiled an electric Mustang SUV called the Mach-E. With up to 300 miles of range, and a price tag that starts at $43,895 before incentives, the company’s first mass-market EV looks like it will be a popular premium electric option when it goes on sale in late 2020. The Verge’s senior transportation reporter Sean O’Kane was in Los Angeles to experience the new EV up close.
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  • Commenter Five
    Commenter Five 4 hours ago

    Agreed, I don't take calling it a Mustang lightly. It isn't a Mustang. It's not an electric motor powered Mustang. It's not a Mustang regardless the propulsion. Maybe it has Mustang suspension, but...
    Ford, read the comments.
    How basic can it be?
    Who's in charge here?
    You get how many $ a year?
    You're turning potential customers away before the thing is even in the showroom.
    Let America provide a name. I suggest Huey. Its almost exactly like a Huey.

  • truth betold
    truth betold 4 hours ago


  • AG Group
    AG Group 18 hours ago


  • Antoine Swans
    Antoine Swans Day ago

    Half of the people on here talking mess will either end up owning Mustang Mach e or will know someone that does as they're sitting on the passenger side or back seat of their co-workers or best friend's ride. Ford is not worried about what you think? The have a company to take into the future so please leave your complaints and concerns then.

  • Night Uber
    Night Uber 3 days ago

    When did we start calling hot hatchs "SUVs"?

  • Rosh S
    Rosh S 4 days ago


  • Diana Gorman
    Diana Gorman 4 days ago

    now that now have ruin the name of Mustang, Just simply change the name of the car to a" Colt" we would love to see this. All Mustang lover unite.

  • No One
    No One 5 days ago

    That’s not a mustang, I don’t care. Shelby would be disappointed.

  • Diana Gorman
    Diana Gorman 5 days ago

    I own a 2017, eco- boost Mustang now, and I personlly think you could have called it another name other than Mustang Suv.
    If you need a new style of ford, make the cars without a boxed front in. BIG enough for a family of 5. You have degraded the name of
    the most wonderful car to own in the world. If you wanted to make a different Mustang, make the sudan over again, and give it the
    same look as when it came out in 1964. Diana Gorman.

  • Michael Filippi
    Michael Filippi 5 days ago

    Why don't they actually make it look like a mustang?

  • Walt
    Walt 6 days ago

    I think Ford will do well with its ELECTRIC pickup too! People will want to avoid that mean Tesla military cyber truck, and that is not even legal on the street as shown. Unless it is not bulletproof, not scratch proof, the Tesla truck will only be appropriate for military and police use. Even if it’s legal, general public will be in danger from other regular people driving the darn cybertruck!

  • HYP3R5118
    HYP3R5118 6 days ago

    I’m not a big fan of electric cars but I actually like this

  • Neonazis Should Speak Deutsch

    that centre console looks dope

  • Reviews For You
    Reviews For You 6 days ago

    i have the tesla truck test drive on my profile!!

  • Charlene Fulkerson
    Charlene Fulkerson 7 days ago

    From what you are saying it sounds like the only way to open the door is a code on the door panel or a smart phone. I do not like NEEDING my phone to unlock my car. Cars should not REQUIRE a phone to operate, it should only be an option. It is nice to have a code on the door, but it needs a key fob like most cars have.
    Other than that, I LOVE IT! Sporty fast SUV without the soccer mom feel. The GT package is as fast as the Shelby 500, so yeah it's a MUSTANG!

  • JFT jimmyfromtucson
    JFT jimmyfromtucson 7 days ago +1

    People are NOT going to take this Stang lightly!

  • Mezner
    Mezner 8 days ago

    Getting explosions off the roads of Earth is inevitable. Soonest best!.. Currently, in South Africa 99.9% of vehicles on our roads still have explosions onboard :o

  • Jason McCloud
    Jason McCloud 8 days ago

    I cant believe that the millennials approved this.. It breaks my heart that the company went through with this. This is the downfall of society

  • Na Na
    Na Na 9 days ago

    Chasing Tesla? lololol. Ford has been making cars for 100 years im pretty sure they have had electric mules running around since the 60s. GG Musk sack lickers.

  • ThatTannerGuy
    ThatTannerGuy 9 days ago

    In a few years, we'll all laugh at this as a huge flop by Ford. Elon probably already is..

  • Mensrea
    Mensrea 9 days ago

    First Ford built after 1970 that I'd consider owning.

  • Madeline Palesh
    Madeline Palesh 9 days ago

    This is a great idea and i love the look. But maybe they could have called it. The Colt or Stallion?

  • 1978 32
    1978 32 10 days ago

    That's NOT A MUSTANG!
    That's an SUV.

  • Casual Man
    Casual Man 10 days ago

    Fonzie has just jumped the shark.

  • Preston Hardy
    Preston Hardy 10 days ago +1

    Chasing? Ford already has a 900hp 1000 ft torque electric mustang. Don’t see Tesla putting out those numbers

  • Fernando cruz
    Fernando cruz 10 days ago

    That's not a mustang

  • B. James Maher
    B. James Maher 10 days ago

    Turn off the useless background music on your videos. It's takes away from the reporting.

  • Shawn Langford
    Shawn Langford 10 days ago

    I like the fact that it has a simple speedometer at the steering wheel that's my biggest complaint about the Model 3.

  • JaylonTJP616
    JaylonTJP616 11 days ago +2

    I like it and Im a mustang guy that’s actually my favorite car. I’m pretty excited about it’s a different approach. And plus if it doesn’t sell well they can just stop making them after 2020 and it can be like a collectible car or something. I think it’s good for Ford and it’ll bring them new target Customers.

    • DoloGaming Tv
      DoloGaming Tv Day ago

      JaylonTJP616 I honestly like it too, and I drive a 2015 Convertible Mustang. Wouldn’t mind parking them next to each other in my drive way one day

  • adrian arbuyes
    adrian arbuyes 11 days ago

    for me no one can beat TESLA

  • your point is
    your point is 11 days ago

    Dope but wouldnt name it a mustang

    OK BOOMER 11 days ago

    Muskstang. It's not bad.

  • Mike C
    Mike C 11 days ago

    Is a convertible model in the making?

  • Romare Addison
    Romare Addison 11 days ago

    This is the right direction! long as it has the performance...

  • Lost Beetle
    Lost Beetle 11 days ago

    Disney's Star Wars is not really Star Wars and this is not really a Mustang.

  • Dennis Sotelo
    Dennis Sotelo 11 days ago

    This is great news they are the first from big auto besides tesla that actually seems serious about electric good and thats exactly why Tesla was founded to push the market to electric and its starting to do so great news i still prefer Tesla but i know a lot of people will prefer the mustang and thats great news i hope electrify America is also serious about their superchargers network because that's the most important thing to fully transition to electric

  • Tim Fremstad
    Tim Fremstad 12 days ago

    It's going to flop just like Tesla ......they had electric cars 100 years ago, they had steam cars 100 years ago........they aren't practical dammit, that's why they didn't last and they won't last now.....gas and diesel are cheap and reliable and that ain't gonna change anytime soon....accept it.

  • Travis Schwab
    Travis Schwab 12 days ago

    Ford, stop it. This is not right. You cant make a muscle car an SUV, regardless of the drivetrain.

  • Greg Magnan
    Greg Magnan 12 days ago

    Not a fan of the giant screen on the dash, seems distracting.

  • Cecilio Orta
    Cecilio Orta 12 days ago

    It looks nice

  • Global Atheist
    Global Atheist 12 days ago

    Why is it called Mustang? Come on Ford you couldn't come up with a different name?

  • FieN
    FieN 12 days ago

    Tell me that's just a joke.

  • hur13y
    hur13y 12 days ago

    Like the design, just not sure I could trust a Ford.

    • James Muecke
      James Muecke 11 days ago

      Sorry it is so, but you are exactly right. There will bean-counter control of the product and the resulting problems, both electrical and mechanical, will abound. It's the Detroit way.

  • Erik Land
    Erik Land 12 days ago

    Thing is hideous as a swamp monster.way to ruin your first attempt at an electric vehicle ford.hilarious

  • UltraAtomic
    UltraAtomic 12 days ago

    I like it but I do agree shouldn't be called a mustang

    ARIZONA 12 days ago

    The "mustang" soccer mom karen era begins now

  • Elvis Charlton
    Elvis Charlton 12 days ago

    That's a bad idea, that's not why consumers buy your car Ford.

  • Big_Tastie
    Big_Tastie 12 days ago

    That is discusting, just like the real mustang

    • Jamie
      Jamie 10 days ago

      Big_Tastie no u

  • Ptguy0618
    Ptguy0618 12 days ago

    I literally threw up in my mouth when I read the title to this video.

  • shield your eyes
    shield your eyes 12 days ago

    -I really hate the giant tablet /computer that faces you inside. Couldn't they get that inside the dash somehow to at least give you the feel of sitting inside a Mustang, not a Tesla.

  • Amuleto Ruminico 369 Amuleto protector

    Ford is chasing Elon musk not Tesla . Nikola tesla would done something a lot better then Elon and the most important thing Nikola tesla would have affordable cars for everyone to buy.

  • Lil Yeet
    Lil Yeet 12 days ago

    So glad this is not a mustang...

  • christopher davies
    christopher davies 12 days ago

    To be built in Mexico and China. Very sad for an American icon

  • American Muscle
    American Muscle 12 days ago

    Couldn’t they just call this a filly instead? This isn’t a mustang! Almost makes me want to run my 3 mustangs off a cliff and buy a camaro. I would but I don’t look good with a mullet!

  • Anthony Sears
    Anthony Sears 12 days ago +1

    Way way over priced. Good luck!

  • Julia Set
    Julia Set 12 days ago

    It looks pretty good, at a reasonable price for an EV depending on what you get. I have no problem with calling it a Mustang: they are running commercials calling Mustangs sports cars so I guess anything goes.

  • Emptyeauation 16
    Emptyeauation 16 12 days ago

    can't wait for the corvette minivan

  • Johnny Rocket Tv
    Johnny Rocket Tv 12 days ago

    Chasing tesla but struggling to keep up with dodge lol

  • James Bond
    James Bond 13 days ago

    My smart phone is dead I can't get into my car........

  • James Bond
    James Bond 13 days ago

    Spend your money on a real Mustang.........................