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The Edison-Ford was the first electric car that the Ford Company manufactured. The 2011 Transit Connect Electric was the first commercial truck, and the 2012 Focus Electric was the first full-production, all-electric veh... More »

The first power windows were installed on the Packard 180 series vehicles in the 1940s. It was a hydro-electric system based on the technology for raising and lowering convertible tops. More »

Tesla vehicles are manufactured in Fremont, California by Tesla Motors, as of February 2015. The factory was previously used by United Motor Manufacturing, Inc., and can produce 1,000 electric cars per week. More »

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