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Let’s Find Out the Towing Capacity of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning

Towing Capacity of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning  

Leading the truck arena for decades, the 2022 model Ford F-150 Lightning is a smart and innovative truck in its genre. The vehicle’s standout feature is its towing capacity, which is supported by a wide array of extra towing features to help haul heavy loads easily. Let’s understand the towing capacity this impressive truck can pull off, as detailed in this blog post by the Auction Direct USA dealership team.

2022 Ford F-150 Lightning – Towing Capacity

The 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning delivers impeccable performance and towing ability by coping with winter and scorching weather conditions with ease. The XLT and Lariat trims are paired with Ford’s Max Trailer Tow Package and an Extended Range Battery – resulting in a towing capacity of up to 10,000 pounds. The Platinum editions can tow up to 8,400 pounds, and the Pro, XLT, and Lariat models can tow up to 7,700 pounds as they are paired with Standard Range Battery. Additionally, the Tow Technology Package makes for easy towing with Pro Trailer Backup Assist, Smart Hitch, Trailer Brake Controller, On-Board Scales, Smart Trailer Tech, and Trailer Reverse Guidance. 

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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Tow Technology Package

Powerhouse Performance and Payload Capacity  

It has plenty of power and standard all-wheel drive for the two battery options. The standard range battery supplies power to both electric motors, producing 426 horsepower and 775 lb.-ft of torque. Moreover, the Extended Range battery pulls off an incredible 563 horsepower with the same torque rating. The F-150 Lightning can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds.   

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Thanks to its powerful battery package and twin electric motors – the 2022 F-150 Lightning offers a payload capacity of 2,000 pounds. The Platinum model in the series, with the extended range battery and 10,000 pounds towing capacity, provides 1,800 pounds of payload capacity.  

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