Mustang Mach-E: the hype is real

4 feb. 2021
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Ford’s electric Mustang Mach-E is a huge bet on the future, and after spending a week with the EV, The Verge’s Sean O’Kane thinks that bet will pay off. It’s fun to drive, solidly built, and puts technology front and center without messing it up. It’s the best electric car on the road not made by Tesla or Porsche, which is a huge deal considering the project was only spun up a few short years ago.
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  • Electric Mustang or V8 Mustang?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum 25 Zile
    • V8 any day, who would even think of considering an electric mustang over a good ol v8?

      BERBBERBAcum 7 Zile
    • Electric

      AMG3320AMG3320Acum 11 Zile
    • V8, no question.

      ockbinnockockbinnockAcum 12 Zile
    • Haha is that really a question? 😂 V8 😁

      zanqzanqAcum 16 Zile
    • V8

  • It's a very good EV, but don't kid yourself, *this is Not a mustang*

    Álvaro A. LoriteÁlvaro A. LoriteAcum 2 Zile
  • Love Grabber Blue. I’m a Tesla owner and stockholder and am happy to see this. This is Tesla’s mission: to accelerate the transition to sustainable transport. Hope they follow through on OTA updates and do better at charging. My concern is dealers. EVs are a lot more reliable than gas, and way cheaper to maintain. I’ve driven them since 2012. Put 60k mi on one, and the only maintenance was tires and wiper inserts. Brake pads were only 1/3 worn. Dealers mostly make money from service. My experience with Nissan and Chevy dealers was they did their best to get you to buy gas.

    David CDavid CAcum 2 Zile
  • This car/suv looks so so so so so weird! I owned a ford suv before and I loved it. But this thanks

    大黑惠比寿大黑惠比寿Acum 3 Zile
  • Which colour is this? Silver or that "star white" ?

    Leandro GomesLeandro GomesAcum 3 Zile
  • Wish I knew the sale figures for Mustang models because, I have a theory Ford sells more V8 models than V6 models. If they sell more V6 models, then I think they have a good chance to be successful at using the Mustang moniker. Not sure Mustang V8 buyers will take to it, despite the good 0-60 time. On the other hand, if the overall vehicle execution is good enough, the name recognition might serve to bring many people to the Mustang fold who may not have previously considered one. Your experience (and people’s reactions) seemed quite positive. Hope it portends success for Ford with its first mass market EV.

    Greg CorkerGreg CorkerAcum 4 Zile
  • $55 grand? Give me a break! I don't have a money tree!

    John SavageJohn SavageAcum 4 Zile
  • Not an expert in batteries at all, but the fact that it's placed under the driver's seat area.... I mean, can't some sort of explosion be a possibility?

    Maxim KuzinMaxim KuzinAcum 5 Zile
  • What are they doing taking the body away from our beautiful mustang

    Letitia WilliamsonLetitia WilliamsonAcum 6 Zile
  • I don't mind the idea just I would like to see the non suv crossover, sports coupe version already. Like I get trying to ease people into it but c'mon Ford you've committed this far already. Let me see that super sleek cyberpunk ev mustang lol

    Kevin QuiroaKevin QuiroaAcum 7 Zile
  • Ford should have just made a model E.

    Mary Joy ReyesMary Joy ReyesAcum 7 Zile
  • Why only Tesla makes Electric cars look cool! Every other brand looks very tacky. Atleast that my opinion.

    JDBass36JDBass36Acum 9 Zile
    • Looks of this car is one of the reasons why people buy this despite having less range.

      Slovaj LeclercSlovaj LeclercAcum 3 Zile
  • Why can’t there just be one charging network supported by every car manufacturer? Petrol/diesel cars can fill up and pay easily at any fuel station - why wasn’t the first thought to make an open network for electric cars too?

    Duncan McKenDuncan McKenAcum 10 Zile
  • "I'm not going to beat around the bush here. The mustang mach-e is the most competent electric vehicle not made by Tesla or Porsche on the road right now." LOL

    So Here We AreSo Here We AreAcum 10 Zile
  • Come to India here if u put ur new ev on charge on a public charging stations someone will come and cut ur cable or will steal ur tyres

    vaibhav Tandekarvaibhav TandekarAcum 11 Zile
  • Its not a The Verge video if they didn't receive any payments from the company of the product they're reviewing.

    A RDYA RDYAcum 11 Zile
  • Disappointed in the name choice of this vehicle. People will buy it just to say they have a mustang. I don't care if it sells, they ain't getting my money.

    Błue ŁazeBłue ŁazeAcum 12 Zile
  • I do like it!! I wish they do a coupe as in a 2 DOOR MUSTANG.

    Flying-ArtzFlying-ArtzAcum 12 Zile
  • 10:12 you do realize that it is out of place and it shouldn't wear the mustang name get ridd of this atrocity.

    coyote gen 3coyote gen 3Acum 12 Zile
  • Not a mustang, I think 99% of actual mustang goers don't consider this an electric mustang. This vehicle is pretty cool, but an electric mustang? no. A mustang is a two door coupe. This is just an electric crossover, much closer to a new Ford Edge.

    Ryan KingRyan KingAcum 12 Zile
  • The problem of the charging stations is solved in the EU with regulating both by having a single universal plug and that all charging stations must have an option for buying power for all cars. So, should the US also regulate this?

    nolarifynolarifyAcum 13 Zile
  • I think EVs are the way to go but if I buy a car, it'll be the Mustang GT, this is a great car but without that coyote vroom vroom a Mustang just doesn't feel like a Mustang. Still tho for what they are offering at 50k which isn't too cheap but not too costly either I think this is a great car.

    RajRajAcum 13 Zile
  • Yikes - this design is awkward and clunky. Calling it a Mustang trades brand value for short-term gimmickry. Physics dictate that a crossover cannot match a traditional coupe in handling dynamics - so why christen it a sports car?

    (Original Mix)(Original Mix)Acum 13 Zile
  • Came here to say there is no hype.

    Mig AMig AAcum 13 Zile
  • Bunch of tesla vag boys in this forum hahahahahahahahhaha. This is far superior to Tesla, simple.

    messi jrmessi jrAcum 13 Zile
  • 3:51 ugh, this old FUDy duddy. Tesla makes impeccable cars. Cherry picking a few dozen issue cars vs. the 1.5 million Tesla's on the road is a shady thing to do. I own two Model 3's, both are incredibly well put together. And Ford has been 100 years and STILL can't make a perfect car: see the 10 recalls in a single year for the 2020 Ford Explorer.

    Jay JayJay JayAcum 13 Zile
  • If you haven’t driven or owned an electric car you don’t know what you’re missing.

    ShermanMR2ShermanMR2Acum 13 Zile
  • Love the video! Keep it up guys..❤ Looking forward to more of these...

    Jyothis SJyothis SAcum 13 Zile
  • I bet theyll put a speaker in a faux tailpipe to make them super annoyingly loud like petrol mustangs.

    Ben DoverBen DoverAcum 13 Zile
  • Don’t like the look, and not a fan of ford’s quality and reliability. But more competition is good for consumers.

    happioshappiosAcum 14 Zile
  • I just don’t see how anyone but lucid could keep up with Tesla... I wouldn’t buy this thing if I had to pick an ev that’s for sure

    shichibukai tetsuoshichibukai tetsuoAcum 14 Zile
  • They should of just called it Ford Mach E. Adding the mustang in there just created unnecessary divisiveness

    el samurai guapoel samurai guapoAcum 14 Zile
  • Nice work. You covered the areas I'm interested in and had great video along with it. Family has one on order and we're all excited to get behind the wheel of our first BEV.

    Sean CaldwellSean CaldwellAcum 15 Zile
  • I hate this 💔💔💔💔

    Atharva AtreAtharva AtreAcum 15 Zile
  • It's a crime to call this a muste

    Atharva AtreAtharva AtreAcum 15 Zile
  • The interior is better than any Tesla

    OscarMarisOscarMarisAcum 15 Zile
  • Ford and the other old ICE car builders will not be able to make enough batteries to keep up the volume production. Tesla has locked in over 50% of the worlds Lithium-ion production and growing

    Paul BPaul BAcum 15 Zile
  • Coming soon the best is Proton EV !

  • Y’all should also highlight that it isn’t like Tesla when it comes to price as ordering doesn’t guarantee that will be the price when produced even if you place and pay for your reservation.

  • I just think right now everyone (automakers.) should just invest into Tesla charging components. Just so there isn’t so much landscape. Or at least plan with while developing revolutionary chargers. Like apple with lighting cord then moved over to USBC.

  • I think the Mach E is also a great knock off of the Lamborghini Urus. Or same concept idea. Lambo is know for sports cars not SUVs. And I think it was a good move by Ford. Why not play around with the future. Def a good way to focus more on design. Less parts to RnD and push forward into the future.

  • Before we go any further. Verge, please let Ford know. They could have been a little more creative with their driver display. Yes. It would make the Mach cost more but it would be worth it and boost sales tremendously. Integrate it into the steering wheel like the McLaren Senna. And it flips up electronically either auto by driver configuration or when triggering different driving modes.

  • Disappointed Verge, this is not an honest review. -super lagy interface -gimmicky autopilot -very expensive zero to 60. M3 base does 3.5 on base model. -no over the air updates -very low range compared to better cheaper M3. I’d still get the tesla Model 3 or Model Y, rather than wasting money on this and regretting

    Pranay VermaPranay VermaAcum 15 Zile
  • But its not a mustang. I'm fine with electric but this doesn't deserve to be a suv

    Penguin OverlordPenguin OverlordAcum 16 Zile
  • The shots taken at Elon wow starting the EV beef off early... “Let the games begin”

    Killswitch RichKillswitch RichAcum 16 Zile
  • What's they HYPE? 🙈. Longer range? safer car? Made in U.S.A?, autonomous car? Best VALUE?

    RJ 8URJ 8UAcum 16 Zile
  • 5:29 : “doesn’t let you move the map to repopulate search results” while unfortunate, that’s going to be a really expensive API call that the processing power (back and front end) in that car probably can’t handle given it can barely render a volume slider without stutter

    Blake WalshBlake WalshAcum 16 Zile
  • We have gotten a few in already really impressed and growing on me. I hated it when they released it.

    MMCXIIMMCXIIAcum 16 Zile
  • It was another brutal day on Wall Street for Tesla shares that stayed in the red for most of the day until a "Hail Mary" pass was thrown to pump the shares back up. After reaching out to a 40 year investor we were told, " Tesla was bleeding cash and on life support for the longest time. They had to raise money in a hurry, and needed to raise as much as possible, and as quick as possible. To do this, the shares are pumped as high as they can possibly go. Then more shares are sold into the market at this highly inflated price. Billions are raised, and soon after, the share price begins to retreat back to reality. That's just the way it goes." When asked about their "flying cars" their "hover cars", and cars that can go from 0 to 60 in under a second we were told, " What good is a car that can go from 0 to 60 in under a second when the car in front of you can't. Flying cars? Show me. It's BUZZ to create excitement. It's a pipe dream to keep the bag holders in check so that they can hold onto Tesla shares tightly as they tank down to reality. Go to one of their product launches so that you can hear 100 or so people scattered throughout the room chanting at the smallest reveal. Do you not think that they are paid plants invited to create this excitement?" We don't know how low shares of Tesla will go, but we do know that the competition ( Ford ) has introduced some very exciting cars that are selling like hot cakes while thousands of Tesla cars are parked on lots with no buyers in site. It appears that Tesla has all of a sudden become "Old Hat"!!

    Pretty Neat StuffPretty Neat StuffAcum 17 Zile
  • Mustang Mach-E: There’s no hype

    Weaknee RoseWeaknee RoseAcum 17 Zile
  • I love it. Gorgeous

    Pippo PallaPippo PallaAcum 17 Zile
  • I've had my Mach-e for a week. There's a lot of tech to wade through when operating the touch screen. iPod doesn't integrate as well when connected. Doesn't provide audio controls through the touchscreen. Steering wheel controls work. An iPhone completely integrates phone and audio controls. Another bug is when activating the FordPass Charging Network trial. The connection fails when activating the trial on the website. Doesn't appear to be a way to activate the trial through the FordPass mobile app. Dealer has yet to get back to me regarding the Charging Network trial. Learning about charging on the go appears to be a challenge. Although, a home charger is included with the Mach-e that will plug into a 220 dryer outlet.

    Ray SRay SAcum 17 Zile
  • Funny fact is I dot have problem with car I have problem with that name .... This is something MD should be fired for.

    Jakub ŠevčíkJakub ŠevčíkAcum 17 Zile
  • Nice 👌

    Amit dasAmit dasAcum 18 Zile
  • There is only one MAJOR flaw, it’s a Ford. And no one wants a Ford. People are FORCED to buy Ford because they can’t afford something better(with the exception of a truck, and some high end REAL mustangs like Gt500) other than that no one wants a Ford

    Zander CerlongZander CerlongAcum 18 Zile
  • Nope. I refuse. Mustangs are not SUVs. Call it a Clydesdale or something

    HdresdendocHdresdendocAcum 18 Zile
  • That is NOT a Mustang! I have no comment on whether it's a good car or not but that is a Mustang in name only. They could've called a Ford Focus a Mustang but that doesn't make it one. Regardless of it being electric, it doesn't even have the slightest evolutionary look of a Mustang. Each Mustang in the past you could see it had evolved from the previous version but it still had that Mustang look. Not this thing. I see no Mustang here.

    spiegelspiegelAcum 18 Zile
  • Sounds like he is pronouncing it "Mustang Macquis".

    harper34harper34Acum 18 Zile
  • All the dislikes are from the Tesla Fanboys😂

    Akshit SainiAkshit SainiAcum 18 Zile
  • Does not look / feel like a Mustang at all. It looks more like a mommy car.

    howmonsterhowmonsterAcum 19 Zile
  • Look at how they massacred my boy

    Big Moose PlaysBig Moose PlaysAcum 19 Zile
  • Feels like a biased review

    Abdul MunamAbdul MunamAcum 19 Zile
  • he said it's pretty good. and it's a mustang SUV! He said that with confidence Do you need a desk for it? Do you know what I mean? 😂😂

    Imran FejzićImran FejzićAcum 19 Zile
  • Swing and a miss in terms of design tbh. And what in the world is up with EV wheel design? These companies appear to be TRYING to make hideous wheels.

    Vergina SimpsonVergina SimpsonAcum 19 Zile
  • Why would you eat a cheese burger? Do you care about animals? Do you care about the planet? Do you care about your own health?

    Matthew SikoraMatthew SikoraAcum 19 Zile
  • Wow this car look a lot like HRV from Honda

    RayRayAcum 19 Zile
  • That is an awesome Car

    Scratching my life away in FloridaScratching my life away in FloridaAcum 19 Zile
  • This is NOT a Mustang. They slapped Mustang branding on it purely for marketing purposes.

    Kevin GeorgeKevin GeorgeAcum 19 Zile
  • Screw in with confidence, who else remembers?

    ThisOneGuyThisOneGuyAcum 20 Zile
  • I want one but I think I will wait 2-3 years for Ford to figure out the bugs

    Devin ChapmanDevin ChapmanAcum 20 Zile
  • All they have to do now is ditch that ridiculous screen and put in a traditional co sole and guage cluster. Don't copy Tesla. Follow what all the other brands are doing with their e-car dash.

    konkonAcum 20 Zile
  • The lag on the screen is just amazing 😂, yah thats why everyone is buying a tsla

    Ramez AlghazawiRamez AlghazawiAcum 20 Zile
  • Owner of a 19' gt premium... I'll never recognize this as a mustang. Ford is piggy backing off the name for sake of sales and mustang enthusiasts. The vehicle will be obsolete in a couple years. I'd you want an electric car, the tesla offer software update as time goes on so older models are not as obsolete as time goes on.

    AndyAndyAcum 20 Zile
  • Yeah I just hope ford has decent software engineers, since everyone has a smartphone with really good interfaces in their pocket. So the expectations for the all other interfaces are high; whether its a fridge or a car... it can't be that laggy.

    Greg BGreg BAcum 20 Zile
  • Mustang is a "sports car" not and suv Ford should be ashamed.

    Kyle SpeerKyle SpeerAcum 20 Zile
  • Oh wow! Dont tell me this dial placed so neatly in the Screen is just controlling Volume!! That would have been such a missed opportunity for having a tactile input for the main Screen 🙈

    TheHennes36TheHennes36Acum 20 Zile
  • Im getting one!

    WiketWiketAcum 20 Zile
  • The way they're promoting it, wouldn't be surprised if Ford didnt heavily incentivised this review.

    OddShock824OddShock824Acum 20 Zile
  • That's not a Mustang

    Steven WalkerSteven WalkerAcum 20 Zile
  • You would think that north american gas stations would be seeking to install charging stations and that there would be tax incentives and write-offs for doing that. I want an EV, and Tesla's most compelling advantage is the network of super chargers. I'd be really concerned about buying a non-Tesla EV simply because finding a charging station feels like a roll of the dice right now.

    Thomas LeafThomas LeafAcum 20 Zile
  • The latest iPhone won't charge in the Bronco sport either. Same message. But older model iPhones will.

    SE7ENincSE7ENincAcum 20 Zile
  • But the ugliness though 💩

    ManyuTVManyuTVAcum 20 Zile
  • No one is talking about how much room is in the rear seats. Is it roomy? How comfortable would a person, over six feet, fit in the rear seats?

    Joyce JacksonJoyce JacksonAcum 20 Zile
  • The hype is real? Did Ford sponsor this?

    Mark BrandMark BrandAcum 20 Zile
  • Future is hybrid not electric.

    Gaganpreet chohanGaganpreet chohanAcum 20 Zile
  • In all honesty, it's good looking. I just hate the name. I'd get this before any bland boring ameba blob known as a Tesla! Until it is as convenient and as fast to charge as to fill a car with gas, I won't be going electric. I'm looking for a 8-10 min turn around from pull up to drive away!

    Shaun BrownShaun BrownAcum 20 Zile
  • Mustang Mach-E. Yeah, we got one.

    Carsten WolbonCarsten WolbonAcum 20 Zile
  • Great Review and and a good Car! Why dont other car guys work with tesla to use their network? is it really that hard

    Oriola OdutoyeOriola OdutoyeAcum 20 Zile
  • I am the owner of a 2014 mustang GT. I absolutely love my car. But I'm looking to upgrade soon. Deciding between a 2018-2020 mustang or getting a Mach-E. I really love the rumble and sound, I offer to drive any chance I get I love driving my car so much.. But is it really worth giving up for the EV hype... I understand EVs are the future. But why not put an electric drive train and motor on the S550 chassis. I honestly wouldn't think twice... but this. This just looks iffy to me. I mean.. it's a crossover with a mustang badge..

    Suntiar ASuntiar AAcum 21 o Zi
  • starting from 43k usd... i can't but eco boost mustang under 50k eur...

    DenvilXDenvilXAcum 21 o Zi
  • BS car

    MrDeikasMrDeikasAcum 21 o Zi
  • I like how Ford copied the Model S so much with the screens. Too bad they didn’t figure that the new Model S would have the screen landscape instead of portrait style lol what a fail now they’re stuck with the old design from 2012

    CCxWudzCCxWudzAcum 21 o Zi
  • I also wouldnt want to buy an electric vehicle with any less than a 270 mile range. This looks rather interesting to me.... if I had a house with garage so I had somewhere to charge it. I am interested in getting an electric car but I dont see myself buying one until 2026.

    Ross XRoss XAcum 21 o Zi
  • Not a mustang..

    Jesus H MedranoJesus H MedranoAcum 21 o Zi
  • That knob on the screen needs to go. Now!

    in Valhalla神様in Valhalla神様Acum 21 o Zi
  • I think you got right, a lot depends on how the dealers support it and how quickly the charging network can be ramped up.

    Leslie WeirLeslie WeirAcum 21 o Zi
  • Should have been called "Cougar" as in the MILF's that mostly will be buying and driving it.

    dutchdnadutchdnaAcum 21 o Zi
  • It just satisfies me a lot that all of these car manufacturers are suddenly making EVs given the mockery these hypocrites made to Elon Musk and Tesla. They have eaten their own words. Now, they too are making "golfcarts".

    Noel's WorldNoel's WorldAcum 21 o Zi
  • It also has an electric vibator. The future, autonomy, sustainability, easiness.

    Unbearable MutenessUnbearable MutenessAcum 21 o Zi
  • animations on my 5 year old phone is better than this one lol