Ford F-150 Lightning orders ended in 2022
Ford closed in 2022 F-150 Lightning. Interest in electric pickups has exceeded expectations, with pre-orders above all cutting level now be told. Now when you go to Ford’s F-150 Illuminated landing page, a message reads “Due to high demand, the current five models are no longer available for retail order. Contact us seller for more information.”
Back in January, Ford stopped taking pre-orders for fleet orders after receiving 200,000 units in a few months. It even promotes the company almost doubled F-150 Lighting output from planned 80,000 per year to 150,000. Then just a few weeks agoFord sent out a letter to dealers informing them that retail customers can no longer place orders39,974 2022 F-150 Lightning Pro and $52,974 F-150 Lightning XLT.
Now, the $67,474 F-150 Lightning Lainst and $90,874 F-150 Lightning Platinum have met the same fate. Ford Agency reportThe company estimates that 80% of people who pre-order will buy truckand some of them will be awaiting production in 2023. Plus lack of chipsis currently predicted to last until 2024 and you may have to wait a long time before positions open again.
However, all is not lost. While retail customer orders are closed, you can wait for the following year’s order book to open or you can close 2022 from your dealer’s allocation. You won’t have a choice about your specific options and color from dealer stock, however, unless you’re really lucky. Even so, with the needs of the F-150 Lightning, and new car In general, you may be looking at a critical assessment. Recently, there are also cases where people who dare to take risks buy hard-to-find cars and sell them to make a profit on them auction the site immediately after receiving the goods.
Ford removed it from the park recently, with believable successes like Bronco and Mustang Mach-E. Incidentally, reservations for the latter are closed as well, although the announcement is slightly different. It reads “Due to high demand, the current model year is no longer available for retail order. Limited stock may be available at select dealers. Contact your dealer for information. More information.”