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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning production has officially started

Production of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning has officially started at the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Michigan. This starts the official series build that is going to customers who preordered the all-electric pickup, which will start at $41,669 for the base standard range version. “Today we celebrate the Model T moment for the 21st […]

by Stefan Ogbac
4/29/2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning becomes the first electric truck to serve as NASCAR pace car

NASCAR’s next race at Martinsville Speedway in Ridgeway, Virginia will have a special guest service as a pace vehicle. The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning will be on the track making its first appearance serving in the role for the NASCAR Cup Series on April 9. This isn’t the first time a battery-electric vehicle was chosen […]

by Stefan Ogbac
4/7/2022
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning tests towing in extreme conditions

We’re not far off until deliveries of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning start and now the Blue Oval has released a video showing the truck going through the toughest conditions. As part of its towing, capability, and durability testing, the battery-electric truck was taken to locations like the Davis Dam near the Nevada/Arizona state border […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/23/2022
Official: 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning EPA-rated for up to 320 miles

Just a few days after window stickers of three 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning models leaked on a forum, the official EPA ratings have been announced. Of the four trims, every version except the range-topping Platinum can travel up to 320 miles per charge when equipped with the extended range battery. Due to it having more […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/22/2022
Did the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning’s EPA range estimate just leak?

The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is poised to change the way we see trucks. Blending power and capability, Ford’s all-electric pickup aims to offer a lot to commercial operators and retail customers with the two versions. With that said, it appears we now have a sense of the F-150 Lightning’s driving range on a single […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/18/2022
Ford to introduce 7 new BEVs for Europe by 2024

Ford has announced that it will add seven new battery-electric vehicles to its European lineup by 2024. This is in addition to the upcoming e-Transit and the Mustang Mach-E, the latter of which is already available on sale. The Blue Oval aims to sell over 600,000 BEVs in Europe by 2026 and is part of […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/14/2022
All-electric 1960s Ford Mustang can be yours for a cool $457,000

Charge Cars, a company specializing in resto modding classic cars with battery-electric powertrains has announced that has opened reservations for its latest creation: an all-electric 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback. The vehicle uses officially licensed shells to keep the iconic pony car’s timeless looks and is made of lightweight composite panels. Although its exterior lights have […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/14/2022
Ford Pro adds new commercial chargers in product portfolio

Ford Pro, Ford’s commercial vehicles division, has announced that it will add six new scalable commercial chargers to its portfolio. This will make it a one-stop shop for fleet operators looking to switch to battery-electric vehicles. Included are level 2 AC chargers for homes and DC chargers that will be used for large-scale depots. They’ll […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/10/2022
Ford testing the F-150 Lightning in the bitter cold of Alaska

Winter weather testing is something that every automaker does. There are proving grounds north of the Arctic Circle, in northern Michigan, and in various parts of Canada and Alaska. This extreme climate testing is a crucial part of validating a new product and to ensure that it’ll work wherever the owner of the vehicle decides […]

by Chad Kirchner
3/3/2022
Ford Model e is the company’s new division devoted to BEVs

We know Ford’s Ford+ Plan is a comprehensive approach toward going all-in on electrification. It essentially plots the course for the Blue Oval’s future making only battery-electric vehicles. Now, we’re seeing everything unfold and Ford has revealed that its operations will be split into two divisions Ford Model e and Ford Blue. They will join […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/2/2022