Ford to Reveal All-Electric F-150 Lightning May 19

The F-150 Lightning brings stunning innovation, technologies, and capabilities to the F-Series, America’s best-selling vehicle, combined with the power, payload, and towing capability that is the hallmark of all Built Ford Tough trucks.

Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, MI — May 11, 2021

Ford Motor Company announced the introduction of its new, all-electric, Ford F-150 Lightning is set for May 19th at Ford World Headquarters in Dearborn.

The reveal takes place at 9:30 p.m. EDT, May 19, from Ford World Headquarters and will be broadcast live with 30+ ways to watch across physical and digital destinations, including the Ford Facebook and YouTube channels, Twitter, key national publications as well as 18 impactful out-of-home locations such as Times Square in New York City and Las Vegas Boulevard.

“Every so often, a new vehicle comes along that disrupts the status quo and changes the game … Model T, Mustang, Prius, Model 3. Now comes the F-150 Lightning,” said Ford President and CEO Jim Farley. “America’s favorite vehicle for nearly half a century is going digital and fully electric. F-150 Lightning can power your home during an outage; it’s even quicker than the original F-150 Lightning performance truck, and it will constantly improve through over-the-air updates.”

Added Farley: “The truck of the future will be built with quality and a commitment to sustainability by Ford-UAW workers at the Ford Rouge Complex — the cathedral of American manufacturing and our most advanced plant.”

Production of the F-150 Lightning begins next spring at the all-new Ford Rouge Electric Vehicle Center.