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An all-electric Ford F-150 pickup truck prototype has towed more than a million pounds (F)

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  • 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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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com