The Ford F-150 Lightning is an all-electric truck that's capable and quick. It uses two electric motors and one of two different battery packs. It has a standard all-wheel drive and is capable of towing 10,000 pounds when driving around Newton, NJ.

EV Motor, Power and Performance

All F-150 Lightning models from Nielsen Ford have standard all-wheel drive and two electric motors. With a standard range battery, the motors produce 452 horsepower, but the horsepower rating rises to 580 with an extended range battery. Models with the extended range battery can reach 60 mph on the highways outside Vernon, NJ in as little as 4.5 seconds. This truck also has amazing handling due to a low center of gravity that keeps the body roll in check.

Towing and Payload Capacity

F-150 Lightning models with an extended range battery can tow a maximum capacity of 10,000 pounds. Standard range battery models have a maximum towing capacity of 7,700 pounds. Standard range models have a payload capacity of up to 2,000 pounds, whereas extended range models can handle a payload capacity of as much as 1,800 pounds around Sparta, NJ.

Range, Charging and Battery Life

A smaller battery rated at 98.0-kWh gives Ford F-150 Lightning a range of 230 miles when fully charged. Upgrading the battery to a 131.0-kWh pack from Nielsen Ford helps boost the driving range to 320 miles. You can charge your car overnight at your Lake Hopatcong home with 110- or 220-volt outlets or visit a public DC Fast Charging station, which can bring the battery from 15 to 80 percent in as few as 44 minutes. The Ford F-150 Lightning is also designed to act as a backup power source to supply the average household with electricity for up to three days during a power outage.

Infotainment and Connectivity

Ford F-150 Lightning models have a 12.0-inch touchscreen with the latest SYNC® 4 software. The Platinum and Lariat models are equipped with a larger 15.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system. Android Auto™, Apple CarPlay®, Wi-Fi hotspot and in-dash navigation are standard for every model. The Lariat model is equipped with a premium stereo system with eight speakers, whereas the Platinum model has a stereo system with 18 speakers.


If you're thinking of getting a vehicle to help with any work or DIY needs, but you don't want to worry about the rising cost of gas or tailpipe emissions, it makes a lot of sense to get the electric F-150 Lightning here in Sussex, NJ. Visit Nielsen Ford to secure a Ford F-150 Lightning model that best suits your needs.

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