New Ford Mustang Mach-E Test Drive! An EV for My Garage?

21 mar. 2021
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From one Ford Mustang to a very different one, my first drive in the Mustang Mach-E! After travelling across country in my old school muscle car GT500, it's time to swap to the Mach-E e-AWD ER to see what the future of the brand looks like and whether it could be one for me.
The GT500 represents the ultimate of the Mustang brand to date, in terms of power and performance from a combustion engine, but things are changing and the brand is effectively being re-purposed for Ford's EVs going forwards that have begun with the Mach-E. While a GT variant is due to arrive in future, the 368hp e-AWD ER is the flagship for 2021 and certainly grabs my attention having recently entered into the EV world for the first time myself with my Taycan Turbo S.
Sharing numerous design elements with the traditional Mustangs, the Mach-E has a familiar looking 'grille', fastback style roof and taillight design. On the inside however it's all new with a large touchscreen for control of the various features including the driving modes like 'Unbridled' for Sport.
The intrigue to me though as we look towards the future and more electric cars is how this actually stacks up and whether it could be one for e to consider in future, particularly considering my growing Ford collection and the general shift in technology. What do you think, should I buy a Mustang Mach-E to give it a go?
Thanks for watching, Tim
Chapters:
00:00 Intro
01:00 Walkaround
05:40 Interior
06:51 First Drive
21:09 Full Interior
28:33 App Demonstration
30:03 Conclusion
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  • Since it launched I've been curious about the Mustang Mach-E, and now having covered so many miles in my GT500 even more so. Do you think the upcoming Mach-E GT could be one for my growing Ford collection?

    Shmee150Shmee150Acum 26 Zile
    • Yes

      James BrownJames BrownAcum 22 Zile
    • @Bill Minkowitz You don't actually need very many high speed chargers. One every 100 miles would be more than enough. What you really do want, is a Level 2 charger(240V 32 or 48amp AC charger) at the ski resort(I have 2 in my garage), so you can charge up after you arrive. This is not hard, and it's coming.

      Frank RenewablesCheapFrank RenewablesCheapAcum 23 Zile
    • @Frank RenewablesCheap Not nonsense, reality. The majority of people I know take more than 150 miles trips on a regular basis, whether for travel, visiting family, or winter activities. Charging infrastructure is still virtually nonexistent outside of urban centers in the Northeast, and the percentage of fast chargers laughable. If manufacturers really want to hit their ev goals they need to do exponentially better. Just because something is doable, doesn’t mean it is worth putting up with.

      Bill MinkowitzBill MinkowitzAcum 23 Zile
    • @Bill Minkowitz Rubbish. If you have a charger in the garage, this thing will probably go 150 miles in below zero Fahrenheit. How many people go more than that in one day? If you are going on a long trip, you will need more chargers than usual, but it will do it.

      Frank RenewablesCheapFrank RenewablesCheapAcum 23 Zile
    • Cool

      Ted DibiaseTed DibiaseAcum 25 Zile
  • Cool car! But not the first fully electrical Ford, in Norway we have a fully electrical Ford focus

    Bastian OlsenBastian OlsenAcum 16 Zile
  • Nice touch to Doug DeMuro 😄

    Theethuch KlomsuwanTheethuch KlomsuwanAcum 18 Zile
  • They should’ve just launched a new sub brand. Using the mustang name makes zero sense. I get they did it to get ‘luxury’ and to make it seem experimental as Ford cars are known for being formal. But they threw the mustang name outta the window

    Kakarot LegendKakarot LegendAcum 18 Zile
  • For you the best one is the GT Performance.. wait for it ..

    Fully ElectricFully ElectricAcum 18 Zile
  • He says mach e like he's trying to say mcdonald's or something hahaah

    AuusstinAuusstinAcum 20 Zile
  • Looks like Ford has hit a home run on the first try! I'm with you on the volume knob, nice touch.

    Burton's AtticBurton's AtticAcum 21 o Zi
  • Cool review! but thats a nice suv where is the mustang? I do not like that.

    Ray BrownRay BrownAcum 21 o Zi
  • Here's the way I think of it: the Mach-e is a car with an electric drivetrain. The Tesla is an iPad with wheels.

    KalepsisKalepsisAcum 22 Zile
  • This car makes me sick

    xX JDM 4 LIFE XxxX JDM 4 LIFE XxAcum 22 Zile
  • Let's just hold off on buying EV's until they make us. Internal Combustion Rules!!

    Home of Guns and HorsePowerHome of Guns and HorsePowerAcum 22 Zile
  • Maybe it’s a decent EV but it looks... meh

    danI43541danI43541Acum 22 Zile
  • That Mach would be even more appealing with a V8 under the bonnet

    Mohammed AmhadouchMohammed AmhadouchAcum 23 Zile
  • You know what is really stupid is why didn't anyone try to put autonomous technology in a gasoline car? This is so stupid! Sorry Shmee but we should have all this tech in gasoline cars not electric! What is the point? of having a car that don't make noise or produce that smell and feeling or rawness! it is really not a car anymore! You can not connect physically or emotionally with a vehicle like this! It is to computer controlled and no connection with you! except for quietness and fastness and short range! When every other car we feel a connection with longer drives, smells, noise, that we have felt all our lives! This is sacrilege to car culture!

    DJ WRAITHDJ WRAITHAcum 23 Zile
  • IT IS SO UGLY!

    DJ WRAITHDJ WRAITHAcum 23 Zile
  • SAVE THE GAS MOTOR'S! F ELECTRIC!

    DJ WRAITHDJ WRAITHAcum 23 Zile
  • the fact you and doug use the same old school camera is hilarious

    DdotKellyDdotKellyAcum 23 Zile
  • I like how the phone app controls a bunch of stuff. I pay $20/month for a phone app on my Genesis G80 and all I can really do is start the car and sometimes that doesn't even work. I was thinking about buying a Tesla but I think I will wait for the Mach-E GT version. It seems like a better vehicle.

    Pleb FailsworthPleb FailsworthAcum 23 Zile
  • As someone who loves Android, I'd still buy a Tesla as I'm just a fanboy lol but also because of the supercharger network. Maybe even I can afford one, I'll think about other EV's. Also I love how you drive in these videos way more than Doug does.

    irokatcod4irokatcod4Acum 23 Zile
  • I'm so mad they called it a "mustang". Why not just Mach-E?

    quinn foleyquinn foleyAcum 23 Zile
  • It's a Small world , I used to drive down that same street to work every morning in my 2004 Mustang Gt.. Good times man good times ... I'm talking about the street around the 12 minute mark.

    Lil yerTLil yerTAcum 23 Zile
  • I saw one at fairway ford dealership

    jason higginsjason higginsAcum 23 Zile
  • They concentrated so hard on making the front door so safe that they forgot about the back doors that actually is worse for trapping fingers than a normal door

    KliveKushOfficialKliveKushOfficialAcum 23 Zile
  • What a goofy SOB

    soybean70soybean70Acum 23 Zile
  • It looks like a Tesla I don’t know why from the front

    WarriorWarriorAcum 23 Zile
  • Mach not Mack

    craig houghcraig houghAcum 23 Zile
  • I really think they cud have done better with the design of the Mach e. It looks like it does anything BUT Mach. Cud have made it look a lot more sporty than just putting the mustang logo on it 🙄

    brent wellsbrent wellsAcum 23 Zile
  • Honestly, no hate to ford, but buy a Tesla

    Jake FabyanskiJake FabyanskiAcum 23 Zile
  • Taycan?

    FatwomanfartingFatwomanfartingAcum 23 Zile
  • Mach-E sounds like maccies

    Joseph BellJoseph BellAcum 23 Zile
  • I for one love to hear the English man point of view as I been reading Motor and CCC magazine for years. Live in. Old Harbour Jamaica.

    kennedy singhkennedy singhAcum 23 Zile
  • 68K+ for Portugal is just too much. They want everyone to embrace the alternative but the actual alternative in terms of range is only found on top end models around these prices. It's just too much.

    Pedro HenriquesPedro HenriquesAcum 24 Zile
  • That’s not a Mustang...

    ItzDiizyItzDiizyAcum 24 Zile
  • Please please please please please please dont buy that abomination

    Lamboguy 11Lamboguy 11Acum 24 Zile
  • Like the idea of it from ford. Think all where like wonder how awd mustang would be performance wise. 🤔. Hope for more of 4 door car look and not a hatch back suv. . When kind lost mustang name me. Then should been straight mach-E . Hope performance model add some racing flair like mach E race car looks with wing in front lip

    James PughJames PughAcum 24 Zile
  • The video is fantastic! What's not is I found there's a mach-e near me and now after watching this... I may need to schedule a test drive. My bank account is not going to like me

    Tyler StangelTyler StangelAcum 24 Zile
  • Leave it to Ford to call a ugly SUV a Crowd eater.

    Andrew DanielsAndrew DanielsAcum 24 Zile
  • I saw one of these in white today. Looks really nice.

    E ME MAcum 24 Zile
  • Turn on the active exhaust.....recording?

    Shar LovesmusclecarsShar LovesmusclecarsAcum 24 Zile
  • Well you don’t like your Taycan Turbo S so I doubt the Ford will be better...probably fairly dull and a car you will buy and sell after 2\3 months life the Jimny. Don’t bother Tim!

    HQBProductionsHQBProductionsAcum 24 Zile
  • Insult to the Mustang heritage and name

    bield7bield7Acum 24 Zile
  • To be honest , I would choose them both even if my choice was one .

    CEO of nothing.CEO of nothing.Acum 24 Zile
  • It's your voice that seduce me to watch your videos dude .

    CEO of nothing.CEO of nothing.Acum 24 Zile
  • What about the Frunk?

    love budlove budAcum 24 Zile
  • Killing this Tour Tim 💪🏻😍

    Jon GibJon GibAcum 24 Zile
  • It’s a nerd.

    Omar MontesOmar MontesAcum 24 Zile
  • I absolutely despise how you pronounce “Mach-E” It’s not Mackie, it’s Mach E...

    Dubstep JakeDubstep JakeAcum 24 Zile
  • I’m sorry, a 4 door, hatchback, electric SUV Mustang? I’m sure it’s a fine EV, but it’s no Mustang. Please Ford, call it something else, and create a REAL electric Mustang, if you must...

    stangeljstangeljAcum 24 Zile
  • Shmack-E.

    Yury StorozhukYury StorozhukAcum 24 Zile
  • I still really wish they would have gone with the Thunderbird name for this all-electric car.

    Ken SheppardKen SheppardAcum 24 Zile
  • Ford!!!

    Kevin OstbergKevin OstbergAcum 24 Zile
  • Mach - is not Maack, but more like Mock E... you're welcome :)

    Robert White PhotographyRobert White PhotographyAcum 24 Zile
  • What a horrible looking ev

    Nathan McAuleyNathan McAuleyAcum 24 Zile
  • Greetings Shmee, If I am not mistaken, the UK intends to have all ICE vehicles off the road by 2030. Thoughts? What do you intend to do?

    KnightsJMCKnightsJMCAcum 24 Zile
  • It’s got very strange door openers!

    Megumi TMegumi TAcum 24 Zile
  • The Mach E I don’t like I don’t know why but it’s just a big SUV and not sporty like other electric sport cars

    JT ParrenoJT ParrenoAcum 24 Zile
  • You’re sounding a little hoarse (excuse the Mustang pun)...but seriously Tim hope you are ok ❤️❤️

    the_shell_magnetthe_shell_magnetAcum 24 Zile
  • How much of the gt500

    CHIN MANSHUN MoeCHIN MANSHUN MoeAcum 24 Zile
    • In Usd

      CHIN MANSHUN MoeCHIN MANSHUN MoeAcum 24 Zile
  • The Mache GT looks a lot more fun

    Boom tendoBoom tendoAcum 24 Zile
  • If I was going to buy an affordable electric car🤔. The Mach e would DEFINITELY be on my list👍🏻.

    Luke SlaterLuke SlaterAcum 25 Zile
  • Nice review. Sad to throw a punch at Tesla as non driver-enthusiast cars... Love my Model 3 Performance and regularly go on drives with friends in Nissan GTRs and Porsches, M2s etc... it can keep up pretty well and is just such a good allround car for the total cost of owning it.

    HuzyGamingHuzyGamingAcum 25 Zile
  • The Mach-e is FUGLY

    Brian 22640Brian 22640Acum 25 Zile
  • Can I just say.. There is nothing sporty about that shape lol

    disturbed250disturbed250Acum 25 Zile
  • I don't know a mustang name for a ev???

    Kevin Van NesteKevin Van NesteAcum 25 Zile
  • mustang Mach E looks like a Mitsubishi Lancer

    Pradeep NaiduPradeep NaiduAcum 25 Zile
  • Everyone-mach e Shmee-mackie

    Ronav PatelRonav PatelAcum 25 Zile
  • Am I the only one to hear Mackie?

    Heisenberg _Heisenberg _Acum 25 Zile
  • Looks more mini crv than car..sits higher, higher roof line.. Doesnt look amything like a car or mustang just has couple style cues.. Just throwing mustang doesnt make it a mustang.. Like chevy bringing out blazer year or so back.. I had a (s-10) blazer in 2001... It was on a s-10 frame, a truckframe.. New blazer basically a crv, which are un's aka a car... Again like the new chevy equalnox.. We have previous body style, which is bigger than newest model, totally different model now, only did that cause chevy had to figure where place blazer in the line up, which is same size as older equalnox... And then chevy had to bring back trail blazer name when used to be same frame as blazer before(s-10), but the new trail blazer like the new blazer and new equalnox are all totally new bodies yet useing older name all just to create freakin like half a dozen cross overs vehicles, not counting tahoo and suburbon.. Equalnox originally came out to replace blazer and geo/chevy tracker. Now they bring back blazer, bring a seperate trail blazer when before had same frame as blazer, and new equalnox.. So created one model to replace 2 models, now create totally new model equalnox to make room for 2 totally seperate models in blazer and trail blazer.. So um like remove 2 plus 1, remove that body to create new version to re add 2 seperate models.. Seems they shoulda just never created equalnox and left blazer and then rebrand the geo/chevy tracker as a trail blazer.. Confusing.. Just like this.. Coulda just created a mustang and thennnnn take motor or install batteries and redo interrior, but mainly kept exterrior style, instead they create new model and throw a horse on it and call it a mustang

    Yankee FanYankee FanAcum 25 Zile
  • This E stang is garbage. What is ford doing. This e stang look just like the edge.

    306lab306labAcum 25 Zile
  • Mr. Mackey mmm-kay?

    Richard PierceRichard PierceAcum 25 Zile
  • If you get one definitely wait for the GT version. While you're over here in the US talking about electric cars you should look into a lucid air see if you can see one or test drive one pre-production.

    LonelyGnomeLonelyGnomeAcum 25 Zile
  • I sure hope there will be another gen with a v8

    Randomwhateve RRandomwhateve RAcum 25 Zile
  • good video what is your full range on this mache e you test drived

    keith lintonkeith lintonAcum 25 Zile
  • The Mach-E looks like an electric Mazda CX-5 and not a Mustang. The Mach-E needs to be much lower, with less fender to tire gap, and without a hatchback. The Mach-E is ugly and slow, to say the least.

    N. O.N. O.Acum 25 Zile
  • ウザい喋り方だなシミ〜

    偏屈親父吉珍難解偏屈親父吉珍難解Acum 25 Zile
  • why the flip would you call this thing a mustang? Ford got this wrong.

    BIGRED1032 offroad videosBIGRED1032 offroad videosAcum 25 Zile
  • Is there any “frunk” storage? If so, is there a lot? Nice benefit of having an EV is the extra luggage room!

    Luke RannsLuke RannsAcum 25 Zile
  • I’m not a fan of the ev movement. I wish there would have been more of a push for e85/e90 or even just going diesel. Since the charging stations are going to be using diesel generator. Doesn’t make a whole lot of sense. Especially with the fact that most power grids won’t be able to sustain the power needs for making a majority of people go ev. 🤷‍♂️🤷‍♂️🤷‍♂️

    steve thomassteve thomasAcum 25 Zile
  • ill keep my s197. wasnt a fan of the last "update", but this one...... this one should have gotten someone fired. none of that car/suv even remotely looks like a mustang

    Chris KeelChris KeelAcum 25 Zile
  • 19:05 - I love that!

    Jake WhiteJake WhiteAcum 25 Zile
  • Good Review,can''t wait to see the GT!! Ahhh,progression in electric propulsion.

    Paul MuellerPaul MuellerAcum 25 Zile
  • You’re not fooling anyone Ford, this is a Taurus.

    Big MTBig MTAcum 25 Zile
  • Any idea what the smaller display directly on the steering wheel is for? My mom got hers delivered a couple weeks ago and the dealer told us that it is the collision warning, but going thru the car wash the dash display with speed and range lit up red like crazy and that one stayed the same.

    EvianEvianAcum 25 Zile
  • Mach-E ....sounds like a F***ing burger from Ronald!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    BOSSREG.comBOSSREG.comAcum 25 Zile
  • Thanks for the informative review. It was almost inevitable that the established car manufacturers would eventually make a superior product to Tesla.

    Saxon GrooveSaxon GrooveAcum 25 Zile
  • Why call it a mustang?, is a SUV, Ford should have name it the new EDGE E, and would be more reasonable. even using the Mach as the Mach 1 as a fastback mustang does not look nohting a like

    Johny McPotJohny McPotAcum 25 Zile
  • Dude, get a better camera and/or a better MIC so we can clearly hear you the entire time. You gotta recognize this during editing! Otherwise I like your content

    Slapfist LongfellowSlapfist LongfellowAcum 25 Zile
  • Lol nice Ford Mackie!

    Bitch, same.✔️Bitch, same.✔️Acum 25 Zile
  • Lots of similarities between the two but the elephant in the room are those two extra doors that have been attached to the back of the car.

    Big MTBig MTAcum 25 Zile
  • Looks like a normal family SUV with Renault Clio wheels to me. Unlike your awesome Shmee-Mustang beast!!!

    Sid RennieSid RennieAcum 25 Zile
  • Just passed one of these in the same red color

    Josh's ChannelJosh's ChannelAcum 25 Zile
  • I'll take normal combustion engines hand down

    BubbaBubbaAcum 25 Zile
  • have one the few in Europe

    YOUTUBECARSPOTTERSGUIDEYOUTUBECARSPOTTERSGUIDEAcum 25 Zile
  • *THE RED CAR LOOKS LIKE A TESLA*

    Wanguya Muturi JesseWanguya Muturi JesseAcum 25 Zile
  • 💚💚💚

    Hemand SHemand SAcum 25 Zile
  • What's more Mustang that unbridled foot down in a school zone?!?

    SLATTluv2244SLATTluv2244Acum 25 Zile
  • Hello Shmee, how much does the car cost in the US ? Regards, RichardA.

    richard allsoprichard allsopAcum 25 Zile
  • Add a G meter to you videos to give us a better idea of acceleration

    a921DJIa921DJIAcum 25 Zile
  • That’s not a mustang.

    Josh WJosh WAcum 25 Zile
  • As a daily driver, this car would never work with the the current charging network. The Taycan gets pass as it's more of a weekend fun car that just so happens to have 4 seats. The only way a daily driver EV can work currently, is with the Tesla supercharger network, which this obviously doesn't have.

    Matt EvansMatt EvansAcum 25 Zile
    • @Sam Esch Unless you don't have a drive at home....

      Matt EvansMatt EvansAcum 23 Zile
    • If this is a daily driver only you’d never visit a DC charger. You charge at home or at work and barely think about it.

      Sam EschSam EschAcum 23 Zile
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