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ElectricPre-Production Ford F-150 Lightnings Ready to Hit the Road
Unveiled in May, the all-new 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning —the fully electric variant of North America’s best-selling pickup—will begin deliveries to customers next spring. Today, pre-production kicked off at the new Rouge Electric Vehicle Center in Dearborn, Michigan. Simultaneously, Ford announced an additional investment of $250 million USD ($325 million …
NewsFord Maverick Production Begins, F-150’s to Remain Down
Some encouraging news for Ford enthusiasts and particularly the many customers who have made a reservation for the all-new Ford Maverick : production has officially begun at the Hermosillo assembly plant in Mexico. The Blue Oval’s small pickup is built on the same line as the Bronco Sport , which …
NewsFord Maverick Has Over 100,000 Reservations So Far
In case you still had doubts that the new 2022 Ford Maverick would be a hit, consider this: the automaker has already received more than 100,000 reservations across the continent since the model’s debut on June 8. The Maverick is a small pickup that makes a big statement with a …
News70,000 Chipless Ford Vehicles Now Waiting in Lots
During an earnings call with investors this week, Ford revealed that the number of incomplete vehicles built and awaiting chips had jumped from around 22,000 in March to 70,000 by the end of June. That is mind-boggling to say the least and a good way to illustrate the consequences of …
NewsFord F-150’s Diesel Engine Reportedly on the Way Out
[UPDATE--07/12/2021, 2:38 p.m.: Ford has confirmed the elimination of the 3.0-litre diesel V6 for 2022. Below is the original story.] The new Ford F-150 offers an impressive lineup of five engines plus a new hybrid variant called PowerBoost . And next year deliveries of the all-electric F-150 Lightning will begin.
Electric2022 Ford F-150 Lightning: The Car Guide Takes a Closer Look
Ford’s 2022 model lineup will have both thunder and lightning in the form of the all-new F-150 Raptor R and F-150 Lightning , the latter becoming the first fully electric pickup in Blue Oval history. We were recently invited to Mississauga, Ontario to take a closer look at this vehicle …
NewsFord F-150 Hit With Oil Consumption Class Action Lawsuit in Ontario
The Ford F-150 is the target of a new class action lawsuit due to alleged defects in the 5.0-litre “Coyote” V8 engine that are said to result in excessive oil consumption. The lawsuit was filed in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice by McKenzie Lake Lawyers on behalf of William …
NewsFord F-150 Lightning May Have Way More Range Than Advertised
So, are you disappointed about the range estimates for the recently introduced 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning ? With two battery options advertised at 370 and 483 kilometres, it clearly isn’t able to compete with the GMC Hummer EV and Tesla Cybertruck , two monstrous pickups that can reportedly travel for …
ElectricFord Plans EV Variants of Explorer, Aviator, Possibly Bronco
During the company’s Capital Markets Day for investors on Wednesday, Ford deepened its commitment to electrification and made a number of key announcements. In particular, two new electric vehicle platforms are coming. Ford's chief product platform and operations officer, Hau Thai-Tang, explained that there will be a platform for rear-wheel-drive/all-wheel-drive …
NewsFord F-150 Lightning Explained By Ford’s Designers and Engineers
The all-new 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning has arrived and there is literally a truckload of information to digest. If you haven’t read our top story covering all the main features and highlights, we suggest you do it now. Here, we’ll go into further details about the design and engineering of …
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