Drew Barrymore Drives Jay Leno’s Electric Ford Focus

Source: Treehugger.com

Jay Leno’s “Green Car Challenge” Will be a Regular Segment
Just a few days after Ford’s unveiling of its electric Focus prototype at Frankfurt, we get photos and specs of the electric Focus that will be used in Jay Leno’s Green Car Challenge (which is basically just getting the best lap tip on the track, and beating any previous records) during the first season of his new show. It is based on a German made European 5-door Focus ST (not the upcoming new Focus, which will be a global car) which was turned into a battery-powered electric car in Michigan over six weeks. Read on for more details.

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