This may be the most popular model of the year in the United States. On Monday, local time, Ford issued a statement on its official website, officially announcing that it will hold a pure electric F-150 pickup launch on May 19, EDT.
As a country on wheels, pickup truck is also the most popular model in the United States. Among them, Ford F-150 is the best seller. According to the data,In 2020, Ford's F-series pickup truck has sold 787422 vehicles in total, surpassing the 586675 vehicles of Chevrolet sorod.
However, at present, with the transformation of the global automobile industry to electric and intelligent, even the large displacement pickup truck such as Ford F-150 should start to adapt to the trend of automation.
According to the announcement,The last time the name was used, it went back to the street performance truck line in the 1990s.
Lightning used to be the exclusive name of Ford pickup family's high-performance version from 1993 to 1995. It was used in Ford's F-150 performance model. At that time, the vehicle was equipped with a powerful 5.8l V8 engine.This also indicates that the pure electric F-150 will have strong power performance.
In order to launch this product, Ford has also invested a lot. In addition to live broadcasting the conference held by Dearborn headquarters on streaming media, Ford will also live broadcast 18 well-known landmarks such as times square and Las Vegas Avenue.
And the upcoming Ford F-150 pickup electric version, will also become the U.S. market breaker models, accelerate the automotive market to electric transformation.
According to previous data, Ford F-150 pure electric version will be equipped with dual motor system,It will have a range of 300 miles and a traction of 1 million pounds.The new car will go into production at the Michigan plant next spring and is scheduled to begin delivery in mid-2022.