Ford PHEVs customers to get access to NewMotion's network


NewMotion has announced a partnership with Ford of Europe, which will see it provide smart charging solutions for all European Ford plug-in hybrids (PHEVs).

A dedicated smart phone app and charge card will be powered by NewMotion, giving Ford’s customers access to NewMotion’s charging network, the largest roaming network in Europe. The partnership will be effective this autumn.

Customers of Ford PHEV vehicles will have easy access to NewMotion’s charging network. The total NewMotion roaming network currently includes over 118,000 charge points in 30 countries in Europe and will help Ford customers locate and pay for charging more easily when on the road.

“Teaming up with Ford, one of the world’s leading car manufacturers, will give us new opportunities to power up the e-mobility revolution. Ford PHEV drivers will gain access to Europe’s largest roaming network via NewMotion, the app and the charge card,” says Sytse Zuidema, CEO of NewMotion.

“We are excited to work with NewMotion as our partner for public charging because they have the largest roaming network in Europe. Together we will offer seamless access to NewMotion’s charging infrastructure for drivers using the new Ford smartphone app, simplifying the user experience for Ford PHEV customers”, said Mark McMahon, Manager, Business Development & EV Services, Team Edison, Ford of Europe.