Ford presented the Ford F-150 Lightning, the variant 100% electric of his F-150 pick-up. Will roll off the production line Rough Ford in Dearborn (USA) next year and will only be available for the US market.
The F-150 Lightning, the smartest and most innovative variant Ford has ever built, is a fundamental pillar of the global electric vehicle plan in which the brand will invest more than 22.000 million to lead electrification.
"For Ford and the American auto industry alike, the F-150 Lightning represents a watershed moment as we move toward a connected, zero-emissions future." Indian Bill ford, CEO of the company.
This truck, which comes standard powered by two engines and with 4 × 4 traction, is capable of accelerating from 0 to 100 km / h in about 4 seconds. It has independent rear suspension and can carry about a ton of cargo and tow more than 4.500 kilos.
“We are here to build an electric pick-up for a few. Ford is committed to building a model that solves real people's problems. The F-150 Lightning offers everything that an electric vehicle can offer, in addition to the capacity expected of a pick-up. ", claimed Kumar galhotra, President of Ford in America and International Markets.
The entry-level model, oriented exclusively to work, will start in U.S. dollar 39.974, while the top-of-the-range XLT version will start in U.S. dollar 52.974.