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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning production will nearly double to 150,000 units annually

Thanks to high customer demand, the production of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning will be double than originally anticipated. Ford announced that it will increase capacity to 150,000 units per year at the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center to meet demand. It has also invited the first wave of reservation holders to start placing their orders […]

by Stefan Ogbac
1/4/2022
Some of the best vehicles we drove for 2021

Every year we drive many vehicles in our line of work. However, there are always some that stand out from everything else. These are the cars, trucks, and crossovers that end up on our personal recommended lists and the ones we remember the fondest. Only a few are high-dollar exotics, many of these are the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/29/2021
Ford Mustang Mach-E becomes a new taxi in New York City

Visitors and residents of New York City will soon be able to hail a very special taxi in the form of a Ford Mustang Mach-E. Gravity, a startup focusing on electric infrastructure and fleets, has launched the first vehicle in its program to turn all New York City taxis into battery-electric vehicles. The company says […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/22/2021
Ford’s new F-150 Lightning can also charge other EVs with the onboard generator

Earlier this year, we demonstrated to you that a Ford F-150 Hybrid with the 7.2 kW ProPower Onboard generator could charge a Tesla Model 3 — or really any other EV for that matter — in a pinch. The process was simple, assuming you had the correct adapter for the generator. Ford included the onboard […]

by Chad Kirchner
12/21/2021
2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E RWD Long Range review: California dreamin’

The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E may just be one of the most controversial vehicles to debut within the last two years. It takes a legendary nameplate and puts it on an electric compact crossover that you can get in RWD or AWD configurations. Cries of blasphemy from enthusiasts echoed far and wide because this seemed […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/20/2021
Ford Pro Charging aims to help businesses electrify operations

Ford Pro, Ford’s commercial arm, announced that it’s launching a program called Ford Pro Charging to provide businesses with a comprehensive solution for charging battery-electric vehicles. The Blue Oval aims to minimize the complexity of switching from internal combustion to an all-electric fleet by providing software and commercial hardware infrastructure to support charging and energy […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/16/2021
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning racks up 200,000 preorders, reservations closed: Report

If you look at the landing page for the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning on Ford’s consumer site, you’ll immediately notice that you can no longer reserve the truck. Why is that? Ford has revealed that it has over 200,000 reservations for its battery-electric truck. Jim Farley, CEO of Ford, told CNBC that they had to […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/13/2021
Autopia 2099 is Radwood’s techie cousin and that’s a good thing

Electrification is such a big deal these days. Automakers are scrambling to electrify vehicles and people, especially enthusiasts, are eager to see what it will do to cars and car culture. Between curiosity and the need to move to something more sustainable, consumers want to learn what electrification can do for them. For car enthusiasts, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
12/6/2021
More than half of 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning reservation holders are first-time EV owners

Last summer, Ford conducted a study on the reservation holders for the all-electric 2022 F-150 Lightning. The findings are surprising because 79 percent of consumers that raised their hand for a Ford F-150 Lightning are new to battery electric vehicles and this will be their first one. More than half–roughly 56 percent–also revealed that the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
11/9/2021
Watch: Charge Across America EV rally is underway right now

Charge Across America is a cross-country EV rally where 5 teams are competing for glory—- and a $10,000 prize — while helping promote the usability of modern EVs, while also highlighting areas that need improved. The rally is currently still going on, and a full documentary of the experience will air on network television. We […]

by Chad Kirchner
11/7/2021