- Ford conducted a demonstration in which an all-electric Ford F-150 prototype towed 1 million pounds of rail cars for 1,000 feet.
- Ford then loaded 42 F-150s into the rail cars and the prototype pickup towed a total of 1.25 million pounds. That’s 625 tons.
- The electric F-150 is expected to hit the market in the next few years. Ford is currently testing prototype versions.
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