In brief: Ford started delivering its Mustang Mach-E to early adopters in December. If you were one of the first to toss down for the electric crossover SUV but haven’t yet taken delivery, you may want to double check your approximated shipment date.
Electrek recently received several messages from Ford consumers who were alerted that their pending delivery had actually been postponed. The publication reached out to the American car manufacturer, who validated that several hundred Mustang Mach-E designs were undoubtedly delayed in order to carry out additional quality checks.
Ford’s representative didn’t point out the nature of the extra quality checks.
Simply last month, the worldwide director of Ford’s battery electrical vehicle division, Darren Palmer, was telling Autoblog how some consumers approximately this point have actually needed to contend with specific quality assurance concerns when buying an EV.
With Ford, such things won’t be a concern, the executive recommended. “The doors fit correctly, the plastics and other products color-match, the bumpers don’t fall off, the roof does not come off when you clean it, the door deals with don’t get stuck in cold weather,” he stated. Here’s to hoping that promise turns out.
Ford introduced the Mustang Mach-E in2019 The EV caused rather a stir among purists who questioned why Ford embraced the Mustang name for an electric SUV, but that didn’t seem to hamper sales as Ford had no difficulty selling pre-orders in the United States.
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