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Despite Lower EPA Numbers, the Ford F-150 Lightning Beats the Rivian R1T in Real-World Range

The F-150 Lightning Platinum drove 332 miles (534 kilometres), which is 32 miles (51 kilometres) more than the official EPA range The Rivian R1T only managed 323 miles (520 kilometres in the same tests The Ford is also more efficient than the Rivian...

Ford Re-Opens F-150 Lightning Order Books; Raises Prices, Range

$6,000 price increases, due to increasing costs Ford adding new tech and 10 miles of range to Lightning EV Ford will be reopening the order books for the F-150 Lightning later this week. Buyers who get to place their order for the next wave...

Ford Introduces the 2023 F-150 Lightning Pro SSV

An SSV is a Special Service Vehicle. This is the first purpose-built electric truck for police. It features all the necessary kit right down to the police-grade heavy-duty cloth seats. Ford is no stranger to providing municipal customers with purpose-built special service vehicles. In...

Ford Trademarked the Names Ranger Lightning and Maverick Lightning

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning testing in Alaska | Photo : Ford
This hints that Ford could add an electric version of both its smaller trucks The names were registered in Europe Ford had previously announced it wants to be the leader in the electric truck market Leaked documents from the European Union Intellectual Property Office...

The Ford F-150 Lightning is Recalled Over a Non-Compliance Issue

The Tire Pressure Monitoring System was not programmed correctly at the factory This could lead to an accident due to improperly inflated tires Only the vehicles equipped with 20 or 22-inch tires are affected Ford is launching another recall, this one over a relatively...

Ford Clears Some Confusion Over its Upcoming Online Sales Program

Ford wants to sell cars, specifically EVs, online for fixed prices The company says it will still be possible to buy cars at dealerships, who will be able to set their own price The details of the arrangement are still being worked on,...

Ford Apparently Supplies an Adapter to Charge Tesla Vehicles with the F-150 Lightning

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning
Many think this is a subtle jab at Tesla from Ford This adapter allows Lightning owners to charge stranded Tesla models from their own vehicle Ford had previously demonstrated that the F-150 Lightning is capable of charging other EVs, such as the brand’s...

Ford Sold More EVs in the US than Ever Last Month

6,254 EVs sold in the US in May place the automaker has the second biggest seller of EVs in the country Electric vehicles have accounted for 4,3% of all Ford vehicles sold in that period This number includes the first 201 units of...

It’s Officially Official: Ford has Beat Tesla by Delivering its Electric Truck First

The first new Ford F1-50 Lightning was delivered yesterday in Michigan. The Tesla Cybertruck was officially announced in November 2019. This is an interesting story in the sense that the person who has taken delivery of the first production 2023 Ford F-150 Lightning was...

Ford F-150 Lightning: The Phone as Key Feature is Deactivated, Potentially due to Security Risk

Ford said the Lightning will be shipped with the feature deactivated until an OTA update later this summer This decision might be related to a report highlighting security risk with the Phone as Key system in Ford and Tesla vehicles Owners will have...