PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — On the surface, the electrical model of Ford’s F-150 pickup appears to be like very like its wildly fashionable gas-powered model. But the resemblance is deceiving. With its new battery-powered truck, Ford is making a expensive wager that patrons will embrace a car that may assist remodel how the world drives.
Branded the F-150 Lightning, the pickup will be capable of journey as much as 300 miles per battery cost, because of a body designed to soundly maintain an enormous lithium-ion battery that may energy your home ought to the electrical energy exit. Going from zero to 60 mph (97 kilometers per hour) will take simply 4.5 seconds.