Ford F150 Lightning Electric for sale near Scarborough, North York, Etobicoke & Markham

Why should I consider a 2023 Ford F150 Lightning?

Rising gas prices and concern for the future of our planet have more and more people looking at cleaner and greener ways to drive. If you need a vehicle that can tow, haul and carry more cargo than the average person, your options for an emission-free pickup truck have been limited or even non-existent until now. The Ford F-Series has been Canada’s best-selling truck for 56 years, and now it’s charging into the future with the electric-powered F-150 Lightning. This highly anticipated pickup truck is the first mainstream all-electric pickup truck of its kind. The new F150 Lightning boasts impressive performance, cutting-edge technology, and a range of features that will appeal to drivers across Toronto and the surrounding areas, including and near Scarborough, North York, Etobicoke, and Markham. Here’s a Ford F150 Lightning review where we can look at some of the F150 Lightning specs that make this Ford model an incredible eco-friendly addition to the Ford lineup.

What are the payload and towing capacity of the Ford F150 Lightning electric truck?

The Ford F150 electric Lightning has a hefty payload and towing capacity backed by loads of torque. On the Extended-Range F150 Lightning, the payload capacity is 1,800 lbs, and the maximum towing capacity is 10,000 lbs. For the Standard-Range F150 Lightning, the payload capacity is 2,000 lbs, and the towing capacity is 7,000 lbs. To help with towing trailers, the F150 Ford Lightning has an available advanced driver-assist feature that makes it easy to hook up your trailer and control it, so whether you’re hitching a camper or boat trailer, you can head out with confidence that you have all the capability you need.

How fast is the new Ford F150 Lightning?

One of the standout features of the Ford F150 Lightning is its all-electric powertrain. This EV truck is powered by two electric motors that provide an impressive 452 horsepower, but with the Extended-Range battery, the horsepower goes up to 580 with 775 lb-ft of torque. The electric Ford F150 Lightning can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 4.5 seconds, making it one of the fastest pickup trucks on the market.

What is the range of the F150 Lightning?

The Standard-Range Ford Lightning model has an estimated range of 370km. The Extended-Range battery has a range of 515km which is great for drivers near Toronto and the surrounding areas. You can easily travel from Scarborough to North York or Etobicoke to Markham without worrying about running out of power.

How long does it take to charge a Ford Lightning F150?

You can charge an F-150 Lightning at home in about 10 hours with a standard 240-volt outlet. This EV truck is also capable of DC Fast charging from 15-80% in as little as 36 minutes. Ford gives its customers access to the BlueOval Charge Network through the FordPass app. This network has thousands of public EV chargers (and growing) and is the largest public charging network offered by automotive manufacturers in North America. Ford also engineered the F-150 Lightning to serve as a backup generator and says a fully-charged truck can supply up to three days of electricity for the average household in the event of a power outage.

What are the Advanced Safety, Driver-Assist and Technology features in the Ford Lightning?

The 2023 Ford F150 Lightning Canada truck comes standard with Ford's Co-Pilot360 suite of driver-assistance features, which includes:

  • Automatic emergency braking
  • Pedestrian detection
  • Lane-departure warning
  • Lane-keeping assist
  • Available adaptive cruise control with a hands-free driving mode
  • BLIS® with Cross-Traffic Alert and Trailer Tow Coverage

The F150 Lightning also features a 12-inch touchscreen display that supports Ford's SYNC 4 infotainment system, which includes features like Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and a wireless charging pad.

How many people can fit in a Ford F150 Lightning, and what is the cargo room?

The F-150 Lightning is offered as a crew cab with a 5.5-foot bed and has a large front trunk (frunk) that utilizes the space where the regular F150's engine would sit to carry additional cargo weighing up to 400 pounds. The F150 Lightning interior can seat five passengers.

How much does a 2023 Ford Lightning F150 cost in Canada?

The F150 Lightning price in Canada starts at $79,000.

With its all-electric powertrain, advanced technology features, and impressive versatility, the F150 Lightning offers a range of benefits, making it an excellent choice for anyone needing a powerful and capable pickup.

If you want to learn more about a Ford F150 Lightning for sale, or test a Ford F150 Lightning pickup, visit us here at Yorkdale Ford. We can provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision.