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Ford sold more electric Mustangs than gas-powered ones in June

The· Ford Mustang Mach-E According to the latest Blue Oval sales report, electric crossovers outperformed traditional 2-door Mustang muscle cars in June.

Ford said it sold 2,465 examples of the Mach-E last month to the Mustang Coupe and Convertible, which run on 2,240 petrol during the same period. This is the first time that Mach-E has taken its name.

However, the Mach-E is still lagging behind the gas-powered Mustang in its sales over the past year. In the first six months of 2021, Ford shifted 31,950 Mustang Coupes and Convertibles compared to 12,975 Mach-E crossovers.

2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1

With Ford selling 4,522 gasoline Mustangs in June 2020, production constraints related to chip shortages could also have affected sales. Road & truck OK. Ford’s production data released in early June was released by automakers Create more examples of Mach-E Than other Mustang models Bloomberg At the time, it was reported that Ford had prioritized the Mach-E over the traditional Mustang, given the lack of chips.

It’s too early to decide if Mach-E will maintain its sales lead in the long run. Ford announced the Mach-E in late 2019 and only opened the purchase order in the summer of 2020, so the current sales trend may be the result of stagnant demand. On the other hand, the current generation Mustang Coupe and Convertible are 6 years old.

The redesigned Mustang will arrive next year as a 2023 model. Codename S650, It is expected to be a major update to the current S550 generation — probably including a hybrid powertrain option. A true redesign of the Mustang is now expected towards the end of the decade, at which point Ford may switch to an all-electric powertrain lineup.

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