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new lithium ion batteries in C-max Energi provide better fuel economy

Ford’s hybrid system that is uses in the C-max Energi is a third generation system. It will replace the metal-hydride batteries with the lighter lithium ion batteries – they are 50% lighter and can also be up to 30% smaller than metal-hydride batteries. This allows the Ford C-max Energi and C-max Hybrid to achieve better fuel efficienct.

Ford’s all new C-max Hybrid has been in showrooms for about a month, and the Ford C-max Energi is coming to dealerships any day now!

To read more, visit the full story on My C-max Energi