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Ford Fusion Hybrid the most patented car in history? Good Job Ford!

2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid

2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid

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2010 Ford Fusion Hybrid: The most patented car in history

· Leading patent analyst ranks Ford above all other automakers for the quality and significance of its technology patents.

· The 2010 Fusion and Fusion Hybrid – America’s most fuel efficient mid-size sedan – sets new standard for technology innovation with 119 U.S. patents and patent applications

A study by the world’s leading patent analyst, The Patent Board™, found that Ford Motor Company outperformed all other automakers in the quality and significance of its technology patents. Continue reading

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Mercedes Benz and BMW predict low sales for luxury hybrids

Mercedes Benz S-Class

Mercedes Benz S-Class

Japanese carmakers have been building hybrids for years and have largely been successful with their efforts, especially Toyota with its Prius line. General Motors and Ford have been in the game for some years as well but have had limited success compared to their Japanese rivals. European carmakers, on the other hand, have been slow in the field, mostly due to the popularity of diesel models in their home markets. Continue reading