Tag: Ford F-150

Ford F-150 Lightning Order Banks Allegedly Pushed Back To December

The F-150 Lightning appears to be well-received as Ford has more than 150,000 reservations for it. Nevertheless, it seems that order banks for the all-electric pickup won’t open in a few days, as originally scheduled. The report from the Lightning Owners Forum, which cites multiple dealership emails to customers posted on Facebook, says that the opening […]

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Hennessey Works Its Magic On The 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor, Gives It 600 HP

The Hennessey VelociRaptor 600 has entered its third generation with the release of the heavily modified pickup based on the new 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor. The tuning company is working on upgrading the truck’s twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 through the fitment of an upgraded air induction system, high capacity intercooler system with a blow-off valve, […]

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Three Quarters Of Ford F-150 Lightning Reservation Holders Are New To The Brand

Ford is demonstrating the ability of an electric pickup truck to win over new buyers. In its Q3 earnings report, the automaker revealed that 75 percent of reservations for the upcoming F-150 Lightning came from new-to-the-brand customers. That means that at least 112,500 of the F-150 Lightning‘s more than 150,000 reservation holders are new customers […]

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As The First Pre-Production F-150 Lightning Is Completed, Ford Announces Another Investment In EVs

Ford today announced that the first pre-production all-electric F-150 Lightning has rolled off the line at its Rouge Electric Vehicle Center, in Michigan. With the first truck comes a new investment in the plant that will add more union jobs. The Blue Oval will invest an additional $250 million EVs, which will add another 450 […]

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Ford Focused On Creating “Compelling” EVs, Already Has 120k F-150 Lightning Reservations

American muscle dominates the Woodward Dream Cruise, but Ford used that backdrop to host a panel discussion about their electric vehicle push. Hosted by Autoline’s John McElroy, the discussion covered a number of topics and Ford’s General Manager of Battery Electric Vehicles, Darren Palmer, used the event to reveal the company is focused on creating […]

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