For the first time, Ford will offer an all-electric pickup truck. Not only is the all-new 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning great for the environment, but it’s also a more than capable workhorse. Several innovative features are available, including an exclusive onboard generator. Let’s take a closer look at what this revolutionary pickup brings to the table.
|Specs||2022 Ford F-150 Lightning|
|Targeted EPA Estimated Range||230 miles per charge (extended battery life available)|
|Horsepower||426 horsepower (trim dependent)|
|Torque||775 lb-ft (trim dependent)|
|Towing Capacity||10,000lbs (trim dependent)|
Instead of a traditional gasoline engine, the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning features a dual-motor electric powertrain. Ford rates the standard version to develop 426 horsepower and a formidable 775 lb-ft of torque. Choosing the long-range option increases output to 563 horsepower and 775 lb-ft of torque. With an estimated 0-60 mph time of 4.5 seconds, this will be the quickest F-150 model yet. Aside from offering blistering acceleration, the new F-150 Lightning is strong enough to tow up to 10,000 pounds. Ride comfort is enhanced by an independent rear suspension. An impressive driving range makes the all-new F-150 Lightning even more rewarding. It offers the same Built Ford Tough capability as the rest of the F-150 lineup. Four-wheel drive and metal skid plates come standard throughout the lineup, which allow you to confidently venture off the beaten path.
The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning will be offered with a four-door SuperCrew cab. This means your family and friends can look forward to enjoying a relaxing ride. Everyone will have plenty of space to spread out. Several great amenities are available. Ford’s exclusive Max Recline Seats make it easy to get some rest. Multi-contour seats with Active Motion help you to further unwind on the road. Nirvana leather upholstery is available for drivers who crave more luxury.
This truck gives you access to a long list of high-tech features. Ford’s next-generation SYNC 4 infotainment system is sure to impress. While a 12.0-inch touchscreen with advanced smartphone integration comes standard, you can upgrade to a massive 15.5-inch touchscreen. Meanwhile, music fans will love the F-150 Lightning’s available B&O premium sound system. Among this truck’s biggest highlights is its Mega Power Frunk. Not only can this front trunk handle up to 400 pounds of cargo, but it also features built-in power outlets. Another great feature is the optional Intelligent Backup Power system, which packs enough energy to power your home during an electrical outage
You can trust the new Ford F-150 Lightning to provide a safe ride. Valuable Ford Co-Pilot360 driving aids come standard, including pre-collision braking with pedestrian detection and lane keeping assist. A new Blue Cruise system, which allows you to experience hands-free highway driving, is on the pickup’s list of options. Ford also offers the F-150 Lightning with several advanced towing and hauling technologies. Pro Trailer Backup Assist will definitely make your life on the road a lot easier.
If you would like more details on the new 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning, contact our local Hixson, TN Ford dealer to learn more about the reservation pre-order and purchase process.