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2021 Ford F-150 revealed, Volvo-Waymo self-driving tie-up, electric trucks; What’s New @ The Car Connection

New 2021 Ford F-150 truck uploads as a tech-heavy hybrid ready for the next generation

The truckmaker unveiled its 2021 Ford F-150 pickup, which included a hybrid powertrain and onboard generator.

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New 2021 Ford F-150 truck uploads as a tech-heavy hybrid ready for the next generation

The Ford F-150 pickup truck has been a lot of things to a whole lot of people in its nearly 40-year run as America’s best-selling vehicle. It’s been a work truck, a family vehicle, an off-road plaything, a recreational hauler, and a livelihood carrier, among so many other things. 

The 2021 Ford F-150 unveiled Thursday promises to be even more, from a mobile office to a sleeper cabin, from a tailgate hero to a tech-loaded truck that can drive itself. The most significant upgrade is the addition of a hybrid powertrain that can not only take drivers from here to

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New 2021 Ford F-150 promises several surprises

When the new 2021 Ford F-150 pickup debuts online on June 25, it may come with more surprises than a hybrid or all-electric version. The bestselling pickup will add a sleeper-seat, according to Reuters

In addition to the lay-flat passenger seat, the 2021 F-150 is expected to add over-the-air software updates and electrified options in the coming calendar year, including the previously confirmed all-electric F-150 and F-150 Hybrid. A spokeswoman for Ford confirmed the truck’s online debut, but said the truckmaker would have more details to share closer to the truck’s debut, including powertrain details, price, and availability.

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All-electric Ford F-150 pickup truck coming within 24 months, exec says

A fully electric Ford F-150 pickup truck will arrive in the U.S. within the next two years, Ford Chief Operating Officer Jim Farley told investors Wednesday.

The executive outlined some of the automaker’s future plans with Ford CEO Jim Hackett during a call hosted by Deutsche Bank. Discussion of future plans included the upcoming pickup, Bronco off-roader, commercial vans, and self-driving tech.

“Within the next 24 months we will have fully electric versions of the world’s best-selling truck, the F-150, and the best-selling cargo van…I like our chances against all comers as we go electric,” Farley said.

In March, Ford

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