Ford reveals the new electric F-150 Lightning truck

Ford unveiled the F-150 Lightning, the company’s first electric pickup truck. The base model, which comes with a battery that can supply 230 miles of range, starts at $39,974, while the extended range version starts in the mid-$50,000s and can go about 300 miles. There are other unique features, like an onboard scale to weigh cargo and many different outlets for onboard charging. Ford said it will be the most powerful F-150 ever made.

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  1. The Verge

    The Verge

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    Team Cybertruck or team F-150 Lightning?

    • Aryan Kushwaha

      Aryan Kushwaha

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Price

    • TSAR bomba

      TSAR bomba

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      @Muhammad Ali Hassan yea cyber truck revealed years ago nowhere to be seen not even road prototype seems really shady

    • TSAR bomba

      TSAR bomba

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      @Garrett Green *in usa

    • shahram

      shahram

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      @David Johnson 😂

    • Whitesteveharvey

      Whitesteveharvey

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      lightning

  2. Sharon Thobois

    Sharon Thobois

    2 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    My dad would be so proud.

  3. ULYSSES DEMENDOZA SR

    ULYSSES DEMENDOZA SR

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Marques Brownlee does the best comercial for this truck on his INblow…..please learn from this guy so you morons don’t ruin how great that truck is

  4. Arjun Ambarnath

    Arjun Ambarnath

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Waiting for the direct competitor from Hyundai. It's rolling out soon. Such vehicles are absolute beasts. Pickup trucks should gain more popularity in India as well.

  5. Akash RATHOD

    Akash RATHOD

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    It's always good to have alternative. Consumers are the winners!

  6. Aaron Austrie

    Aaron Austrie

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Cool vid!

  7. notanewbie dude

    notanewbie dude

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    That F150 Lighting won't be the cleanest after I use it to haul mud and sand to and fro I'll tell ya that much

  8. caleb hunter

    caleb hunter

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ford will find long-term success with this truck, but I worry that the majority of F-150 customers will reject it for the foreseeable future. Farmers love their diesel. As of now, the sentiment of rural America is very much anti-EV. Although the Lightning seems that it will be superior by nearly every metric, convincing generations of diesel truck owners to switch to an EV (something they likely see as the antithesis to their identity) will be a serious hurdle. Hopefully I am wrong.

  9. Sal Cardenas

    Sal Cardenas

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I wonder how we are going to keep all these work trucks charged , we are currently having rolling power outages all over so imagine all these cars and work trucks plugged in . Also most of the electric cars now have somewhere besides the homes to charge them most office parking lots are getting charging stations but for the work trucks I don’t see how they are getting any charging station out in the middle of a job site , maybe I should start investing in a portable charging business for those who will need a charge when they have a rolling black out or simply forget to do it at home

  10. Jeff Windrim

    Jeff Windrim

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    We will see how well they are made when boaters back up the trucks into the water to launch there boats. Let’s see how well they waterproofed the battery’s and electric motors??????

  11. Gordon Peacman

    Gordon Peacman

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Tesla an G.M. their past the 200k cut off point....

  12. Nati Gelman

    Nati Gelman

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    They sound like Apple executives.

  13. Henry Bram

    Henry Bram

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    the top end is as powerful as a low end tessla

  14. Sean Aaron

    Sean Aaron

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    People will be kicking themselves in few weeks if they miss the opportunity to buy and invest in bitcoin

    • Jessica Gold

      Jessica Gold

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Hey your not far from making profit, he has taken care of my account for months..I have 25 wins so far

    • Thomas Micheal

      Thomas Micheal

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      I just got recommended to him on Twitter please how good is he?

    • Edward Emmanuel

      Edward Emmanuel

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      I have never heard or seen any of his client complain of lost.. I think he's just too perfect

    • Michael Bryan

      Michael Bryan

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      His available on wassap ⏫

    • Donald Derrick

      Donald Derrick

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      +1=6=6=7=8=3=7=8=3=3=0

  15. Mai Vançon

    Mai Vançon

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    1:45 Did she just say “standard full sized bed”?!

  16. Greg Sage

    Greg Sage

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ford for the win!!!

  17. Chris Alberti

    Chris Alberti

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Seems pretty low off the ground -- what the marketing people charitably call a "low center of gravity" - which will make this difficult for driving in rugged terrain.

  18. chris foth

    chris foth

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Range if you are using it???? It’s a truck, gotta haul and tow more than 50 miles. What is “really fast” charging?

  19. radqoga fobufbo

    radqoga fobufbo

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    The royal cultivator cytochemically pour because target definitely interest up a common eye. flowery, highfalutin xylophone

  20. Chris Grant

    Chris Grant

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I don’t like it because it looks boring look at all the concept cars these companies make but never release make a future looking car or retro the f150/ chevy Silverado ,Dodge Ram, Nissan Titan all look the same that’s why I like the Tesla truck its new its different

  21. SHIVAYOGI GOUDAR

    SHIVAYOGI GOUDAR

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Get this with Cybertruck, let me see, who pulls whom.

  22. KnightMD

    KnightMD

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    l can't believe they avoided to mention the range. Good price though.

  23. Hugh Huang

    Hugh Huang

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Largest charging network, thanks for Ford? Which network?

  24. Hugh Huang

    Hugh Huang

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ummm.... I've seen that $100 deposit somewhere else? ( copy cats)

  25. your neighborhood wierdo

    your neighborhood wierdo

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    before, i'd say there's no way i'd be getting a full sized pickup. now i'm starting to change my mind a little.

  26. Nagai michael

    Nagai michael

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    That name somewhat reminded me of Conan making a joke of sonna's old car "white lighting" 🤣

  27. Joseph DESTAUBIN

    Joseph DESTAUBIN

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    In an emergency, can I power my truck with my dewalt 20v batteries? Surely the flex fuel 60v will work!

  28. Joseph DESTAUBIN

    Joseph DESTAUBIN

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ford is out of touch with their contractor costomers if they imagine it takes two people to hook up a trailer. This lady should know better than to try and sell a feature by insulting their costomers.

  29. j jones

    j jones

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Im keeping my 1999 ranger ext 4x4. It does the job and has a 6.5ft bed.

  30. PJ Dexter

    PJ Dexter

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Cybertruck blows this out the water.

  31. Pj,nned by Scott Manley

    Pj,nned by Scott Manley

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Investing in crypto is the only big chance of making money

    • Hailey Rayne

      Hailey Rayne

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      assurance that has made me invest without the fear of losing, I got four of my friends involved with him already

    • Pînned by Simplistìc

      Pînned by Simplistìc

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Thanks , placing my trade with expert Bruce Thompsom

    • FaZe Rug Giveaway

      FaZe Rug Giveaway

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Text hm on What's app👆👆👆

    • FaZe Rug Giveaway

      FaZe Rug Giveaway

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      +1√__ 5√__8√__0√__2√__0√__3√__2√__4√__9√__5

    • Pînned by Simplistìc

      Pînned by Simplistìc

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      @FaZe Rug Giveaway How do I start trading with Bruce Thompsom

  32. Alok Kumar

    Alok Kumar

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    When will we get to drive these amazing vehicles in India. I wish Ford unleashes its range of vehicles in India

  33. looklookerlooking

    looklookerlooking

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Once again Ford is bringing something to the market that's well thought out and obtainable,and GM went the overpriced Hummer route. Btw I currently drive a GM truck and have done for the last 25 years. This truck maybe my next truck.......color me impressed.

  34. Todd Givens

    Todd Givens

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    They HAVE got to make a Fast single cab version for the Old school Lighting fans out there! More Torque and More POWER.... Huhh Huhhh Huhhh

  35. otis hall

    otis hall

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Think I will find a old spark and gap. A lest gas will be cheaper.

  36. Rahman R

    Rahman R

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Never owned a Truck… this could be it, going to mine more Ethereum

  37. Maniac Bob

    Maniac Bob

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Chesus, I am impressed Ford! This might yet be my first electric vehicle purchase.

  38. TryAdaptLearn

    TryAdaptLearn

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    It’s good Ford is developing EVs including this truck as alternative vehicle options. It will be interesting to see how they handle the efficiency of these vehicles as the are further developed.

  39. iNfamos Wordz

    iNfamos Wordz

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    So how do I get my complimentary vehicle?

  40. uncle8jack uncle

    uncle8jack uncle

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    40K USD, crazy

  41. Fernando Plainfield

    Fernando Plainfield

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I want to ad Tom leykis

  42. Don Johnson

    Don Johnson

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    worked for a ford dealer in the 70's "Fix Or Repair Daily" never have recovered from how crummy their "cars" were back then .. Pinto . Granada , Mustang 2 ..

    • tw t

      tw t

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Chrysler & GM worse........At least Ford has great cars internationally.

  43. Polo Alonso

    Polo Alonso

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Why mess up the lightning name. It support to have a big supercharger motor.. And yall messed up the mustangs name too suv Really SMH. I guess they ran out of names.

  44. MPEG Jockey

    MPEG Jockey

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Meh

  45. Bannicus

    Bannicus

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Why do they need to overly brand everything with pro and Ford. If you bought a Ford you know the feature is a Ford. It cheapens everything to artificially complicate it. Why not just one drive mode. The right one.

  46. John Wilkinson

    John Wilkinson

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I want one. It's a game changer.

  47. Jose Guilarte

    Jose Guilarte

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I think i'll go for the hummer.

  48. FedExellent

    FedExellent

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Not my Lightning.

  49. Elazar Pimentel

    Elazar Pimentel

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Thank you, Elon.

  50. Alonzo Gonzalez

    Alonzo Gonzalez

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    How in the world can this truck power an entire house for 3 days? Out house?

  51. Steve Fisher

    Steve Fisher

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    WANT

  52. mike mc

    mike mc

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Mount a nice generator and a fuel cell in the bed and you're good to go.

  53. ECDCTECH

    ECDCTECH

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Tesla fans triggered in the comments section for no reason

    • Turabbo

      Turabbo

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      What's in your head? I haven't seen a single Tesla comment

  54. STROAR91

    STROAR91

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Power my house? Can it treat my water though

  55. Hondas R D Best

    Hondas R D Best

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    $39k? Yea right anyone ever heard of dealer markup? Go ahead and tack on another $25k for dealer markup

  56. Juan Manuel Penaloza

    Juan Manuel Penaloza

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Any Donut Media fans hearing James Pumphrey yelling "LIGHTNING! LIGHTNING! LIGHTNING!"

  57. MCA B.

    MCA B.

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Steve Jobs would be proud of all these copycats from Ford doing this presentation.

  58. Willow

    Willow

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ford stocks 📈📈

  59. lorenzoo90

    lorenzoo90

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    does anyone else think its gonna go the way of the scale of a dealer when you get to a new city?

  60. Chief Joseph

    Chief Joseph

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Lies.

  61. Heywood Jaworsky

    Heywood Jaworsky

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Buy stock in wrecker truck builders

  62. James Prival

    James Prival

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    poopoo

  63. QPRTokyo

    QPRTokyo

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    It’s still a Ford.😂

  64. Keep1t Real

    Keep1t Real

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    How much battery loss / miles when towing ?

  65. Mr. Hand

    Mr. Hand

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Starts at 40K. You wont see one one the lot for less than 65...wait and see.

  66. Robert McGuigan

    Robert McGuigan

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Bring to the UK, pretty please!

  67. Nick J

    Nick J

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I think we can thank Tesla for getting Ford for to live up to their potential. This is probably the first time since the beginning of the company they've gone back to looking at themselves as innovators and not just meeting the minimum requirements. Keep it up guys.

  68. BJC LIVING

    BJC LIVING

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    wait....... is this a Rivian underneath?

  69. Ayella Balmoi Brian

    Ayella Balmoi Brian

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    It's cheap because it has many after sale services

  70. Daniel Ramsey

    Daniel Ramsey

    3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Needs a generator on board.

  71. Anton Sebastian

    Anton Sebastian

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Damnnnnn I hate cars going to ev

  72. Infinite speed

    Infinite speed

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    thats one hell of a reason to bring back the lightning name

  73. حسن نور

    حسن نور

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    How long to full chargr

    • tw t

      tw t

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Most important question.

  74. Kai Sosceles

    Kai Sosceles

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Can we stop copying Apple's presentation method of saying "This product is so much better than our previous products" please? OF COURSE IT IS! If it wasn't, what are we doing here? The real question is how it compares to other products in the same market.

  75. yamwatiyam

    yamwatiyam

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    For a vehicle launch it felt like an Apple keynote.

  76. Calvin Kuit

    Calvin Kuit

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Here's an idea, can anybody try doing any sort of showcase without using the word "REVOLUTIONARY"

  77. Dim Bose

    Dim Bose

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Since when does Ford have most charging pod in U.S?

  78. Craig Reese

    Craig Reese

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Fixed or repair daily

  79. Taylor Hydraulics

    Taylor Hydraulics

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Not enough charging stations when traveling, MOST WILL PASS on this and myself included due to long drives and having to worry about charging, LMFAO. Many will stick with gas or diesel for years to come! I for one am not interested in the least. Not now anyway!

  80. S B

    S B

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I mean, who is gonna buy this?? Is anyone actually gonna buy this?

    • tw t

      tw t

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Said same for Teslas

  81. MURRAY

    MURRAY

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    nice clean elegant design. maybe too much electronics. can be reliability problem. should sell if it delivers.

  82. E H

    E H

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    didn't expect that price im impressed

  83. Toby Dison

    Toby Dison

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I love them pointing out the every-electric-vehicle things, like "low center of gravity," "standard 4 wheel drive," "fastest acceleration ever," "extra storage under the hood," "zero emissions," and "super quiet inside."

  84. Aar0nsite

    Aar0nsite

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ok Tesla, any update on the CyberTruck? How about a head to head between these two?

  85. Lucas Batistussi

    Lucas Batistussi

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Ford is really into the game ! Omg 😱

  86. Ryles

    Ryles

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    What's with the light bar?

  87. kfl611

    kfl611

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    I think these will fly off the lots....

  88. Juan Buendia Buendia

    Juan Buendia Buendia

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Trunck

  89. Archie Gee

    Archie Gee

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    The coolest part is the 3 days of power!

  90. Sic Parvis Magna

    Sic Parvis Magna

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Yes baby they did it !!!!

  91. American_bacon 10

    American_bacon 10

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    These speakers are bad lol

  92. Joshua Beck

    Joshua Beck

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Terrible

  93. Milan Pintar

    Milan Pintar

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    power the house so you will need to buy a another one sooner

  94. Dus

    Dus

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    America loves pickup trucks 🛻🦅

  95. LivingSoldier B

    LivingSoldier B

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Will we be able to lift it?

  96. gummibando

    gummibando

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    VW DE: "Let's reduce the horsepower of the new VW Caddy, no craftsman really needs 125 HP." Ford USA: "…the fastest acceleration of any F-150…" This is exactly what the horses in the trailer will dig most, seconds before puking all over the floor. When did the car industry come to the conclusion that electric utilitarian vehicles need to have the performance specs of GT racing cars? Also: Six. Thousand. Five. Hundred. Pounds.

  97. Vineeth Sai

    Vineeth Sai

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    "power your home for 3 days". Dude, we need these type of trucks in India.

    • Psy-bo Paradox

      Psy-bo Paradox

      3 महिन्यांपूर्वी

      Sure do bud. But I don't think we'll get that kind of continuous power to charge this monster even up to 50%😁

  98. Willie

    Willie

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    The competition is like "F--K" this going to sell extremely well

  99. Michael Barlin

    Michael Barlin

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    Now remember this is the BEST truck Ford has ever built, so don't waste your money on a 2021 or 2022 Ford ICE 150. That should tank profits pretty well. The new Ford battery plant (yet to be built) will be up and running by 2025.

  100. Kiran

    Kiran

    4 महिन्यांपूर्वी

    we need electric bikes

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