“Ford’s first all-electric truck is expected to have a targeted range between 230 and 300 miles depending on the version the customer chooses. Ford said the truck could haul up to 10,000 pounds”.

But last week…

“Ford failed to release data on how hauling or towing would affect range”

Designing an EV to tow is tricky. A big difference in the electric F-150 compared to the ICE version, is that the battery alone is very heavy, or 1,800 pounds, according to Joe Biden. Increasing battery size might improve towing range, but it will also add even more weight”.

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References:

    1. ZeroHedge: https://www.zerohedge.com/technology/tow-range-anxiety-builds-fords-all-new-f-150-electric-truck
    2. “Joe Biden takes battery-powered Ford F-150 for a spin in Detroit”
      https://gulfnews.com/auto/news/joe-biden-takes-battery-powered-ford-f-150-for-a-spin-in-detroit-1.1621431993721

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