2019 Ford Lightning Rumors, Release Date, Price

Monday, July 17th 2017. | Ford


The new 2019 Ford Lightning is far from its launch at this time. Nevertheless, many unofficial reports tell us the rumors about it. Rumors say that Ford has the truck for their business in 2019 market. It comes with more features and improvements. Some sources explain that they reduce the bodyweight significantly by using aluminum.

2019 Ford Lightning Changes
2019 Ford Lightning
Exterior

The 2019 Ford Lightning is possible to get a new change, especially for its exterior. Some sources explain that the company uses aluminum to make the body lighter than before. It means the truck has better design, performance, and reliability. The aluminum body cuts the current weight and provides more output. Other changes can be the cosmetic details such as the grille, the bumpers, the lights and the engine cooling. It seems Ford will not remove its iconic look to keep it recognizable. The company only provides some changes to fix the current issues.

2019 Ford Lightning Interior

If you do not mind to go inside, the 2019 Ford Lightning comes with a more spacious cabin design than before. Ford will use the lightweight materials inside the cabin because their concern of fuel economy is high. The truck has a higher level of comfort for both driver and passenger. Some upgrades are possible such as the infotainment, entertainment and security systems. However, we need to wait for the official announcement to get the complete information about this part.

2019 Ford Lightning Specs2019 Ford Lightning Engine

Under the hood, some sources predict that the forthcoming truck can go with the same engine as the new Raptor. If it goes to be true, it means it is a fact that they have the concern on the fuel economy. In another word, the 2019 Ford Lightning is possible to use the EcoBoost 3.5 liter to produce about 365 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque. This engine works with the ten-speed automatic transmission just like the 2017 Raptor.

2019 Ford Lightning Release Date and Price

Honestly, there is no trusted information available about the 2019 Ford Lightning at this time. The information around the media is still not enough to help us find more about the truck. Since Ford has a target to release it as the 2019 model, they can start their work at the end of 2017. The estimated price is still unknown. One thing for sure is that the truck will be more powerful with the help of aluminum bodywork. It can be a dangerous hit for its rivals. The price can be higher than the previous model.