The innovative pickup truck offers outstanding payload and towing capabilities, ample torque, and boasts of impressive range. The Lightning shares much of the regular F-150’s cabin and body. However, the Lightning opts for a pair of electric motors and one of two battery packs instead of the traditional gasoline-powered V6 and V8 engine offerings.
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With that, let’s take a look at what comes with the 2022 Lightning.
The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is powered by two electric motors and all-wheel drive. The motors combine to generate 453 horsepower with the Standard-Range battery, while the Extended-Range battery increases the horsepower to 580. Torque is listed at 775 pound-feed with either option.
The Lightning is capable of towing up to 10,000 pounds with the optional Extended-Range battery. The Standard-Range battery can haul up to 7,700 pounds. The Lightning has a payload capacity of 2,000 pounds for the Standard-Range battery and 1,800 for the Extended-Range battery.
Charging and Battery Life
The 2022 Lightning can stick to the road without charging for several hundred miles. Owners can charge their Lighting at home through 110- and 220-volt outlets. The Lightning can also be charged at public fast-charging stations. It can charge from 15 percent to 80 percent in around 40 minutes. The Lightning can also be used as a backup generator with a supply of up to three days.
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Infotainment and Features
The 2022 Lightning comes standard with a 12.0-inch infotainment touchscreen. Additional standard features include navigation, a Wi-Fi hotspot, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay®, USB connectivity, power outlets, a powered hood, vinyl upholstery, and manually adjustable front seats, among others. Available features include a powered tailgate, rain-sensing wipers, heated/ventilated, power-adjustable front seats, leather seating surfaces, and much more.