For Ford, the data is very comforting and bodes well for the future. The first battery-powered Explorer is also on the program – we had tried the Plug-In one – confirming the path now taken by the brand which is enjoying considerable success even with orders for Mustang Mach-e.
So eyes focused on the Lightning, now, with Ford that can count on the appreciation so far received on the market of its endothermic version. The aerodynamics changes, but the interior space – enormous – remains the same with the addition of the frunk, the 400-liter front trunk.
As for the instrumentation, there are two screens available: one 12-inch in front of the steering wheel, the other 15.5-inch, entirely dedicated to infotainment and based on the SYNC 4 platform. Compatibility with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. F-150 Lightning can also act as an energy source for your home through the Ford Intelligent Backup Power: in practice, if necessary, the electric pickup can supply energy to our home up to a power of 9.6 kW.
The car has an electric motor for each axle and is offered in the Standard Range and Extended Range versions, with ranges of 370 and 482 kilometers respectively (EPA cycle). The Pro version for the world of work was also recently presented.