2022 Ford F-150 Lightning FAQ
What is the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is the all-new and fully electric version of the iconic Ford F-150 pickup. The Ford F-Series has been the most popular selling truck for 44 years so you can say it’s a big deal to see a fully electric version come to market.
What kind of battery is on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning comes with two available battery packs. The Standard Range Battery and the Extended Range Battery.
What is the range on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The range on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning depends on which battery is equipped on your truck. The Standard Range Battery offers a targeted EPA-estimated 230 miles per charge. The Extended Range Battery can get up to an EPA-estimated 300 miles per charge on the XLT and Lariat trim and up to 280 miles on the Platinum trim level.
How much horsepower and torque does the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning offer?
The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is expected to put out 563 horsepower and 775 lb-ft of torque.
Is the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning more powerful than the gasoline-powered Ford F-150?
Yes! The power and torque are more powerful than any gasoline or diesel powered engine that you’ll get on an F-150. The High-Output 3.5L Ecoboost engine that you’ll find on the Ford Raptor gets up to 450 horsepower and 510 lb-ft of torque. This pales in comparison to the F-150 Lightning at 563 horsepower and 775 lb-ft of torque.
How fast can the 2022 Ford F-150 go from 0-60mph?
The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is expected to have a 0-60mph in the mid 4-second range.
How much can the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Tow?
The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is expected to tow up to 10,000 pounds when properly equipped. Note that to maximize towing capacity, you’ll want to opt for the Extended Range Battery as well as the Max Trailer Tow Package.
What is the maximum payload capacity on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The Ford F-150 Lightning is expected to reach 2,000 pounds of payload capacity, when properly equipped. You’ll need to opt for the Standard Range Battery and 18” wheels to maximize payload capacity.
Does the Ford F-150 Lightning offer Four Wheel Drive?
Yes! The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning features two motors that power all four wheels for standard 4×4 performance. Additionally, you’ll get metal skid plates, underbody protection and an advanced lithium-ion battery pack that’s protected by a unique exostructure.
What technology options are available on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The Ford F-150 Lightning comes with an available Sync 4A with 15.5” Portrait Touchscreen. Ford takes a page out of Tesla’s book with a huge touchscreen at the center of the dashboard. The Sync 4A touchscreen offers apps, navigation, and cloud-based connectivity.
What is the Mega Power Frunk on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
Since there is no engine on the F-150 Lightning, there is actually trunk space under the hood. Additionally, you can plug in to any four 120V outlets that provide up to 2.4kW of power. The Frunk also adds an additional 400 pounds of payload capacity.
What colors are available on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The Ford F-150 Lightning comes in 10 available color options. We’ve listed them below:
- Atlas Blue
- Star White
- Rapid Red
- Iced Blue Silver
- Agate Black
- Antimatter Blue
- Carbonized Gray
- Iconic Silver
- Oxford White
- Stone Gray
What Trim Levels are available on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The F-150 Lightning comes in 4 available trim levels: Pro, XLT, Lariat and Platinum.
What is the price of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The Ford F-150 Lightning starts at $39,974 for the base level Pro trim. The XLT starts at an MSRP of $52,974. The Lariat comes in at $67,474 and the Platinum starts at $90,874.
Does the Ford F-150 Lightning qualify for tax credits?
Yes, Ford F-150 customers may qualify for up to $7,500 in Federal Tax Credits. However, the F-150 has not been officially certified for this by the IRS. You should also check to see if you qualify for any tax credits at the state or local level.
What kind of warranty is available on the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning?
The F-150 Lightning comes with an extensive warranty package covering everything from bumper to bumper to electric vehicle components. We’ve listed the warranty information below:
Electric Vehicle Component Coverage: 8 years or 100,000 miles (whichever occurs first), with retention of 70% or more of the original High Voltage Battery capacity over that period.
Powertrain coverage: 5 years / 60,000 miles
Bumper to Bumper coverage: 3 years / 36,000 miles
Safety Restraint System coverage: 5 years / 60,000 miles
Corrosion coverage (Perforation only): 5 years / unlimited miles
Electric Vehicle Roadside Assistance Program: 5 years / 60,000 miles
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