Ford: We are at a green 'pivot point'

James Murray
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Ford has this week revealed plans to invest $11bn in 40 delivering new electric and plug-in hybrid models CREDIT: Ford
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Ford has this week revealed plans to invest $11bn in 40 delivering new electric and plug-in hybrid models CREDIT: Ford

Could the company that drove cars into the mass market do the same for electric vehicles and the emerging 'mobility operating system'

On Sydenham High Street in South London there sits a Ford-branded smart bench that provides resting pedestrians with solar-powered wifi and the chance to recharge their phones. What, you would be forgiven...

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