Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery

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  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    Ford filed for a patent back in 2020, and now, it has been published. It talks about the F-150 Lightning and the tank turn capability
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    This is something we’d seen in the Rivian R1T and the R1S first. Tank turn basically means a vehicle’s capability to turn like a tank – on-the-spot rotation/turn on the dime
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    Unlike the Rivian twins’ quad-motor setup, the F-150 Lightning comes with a dial-motor setup. That’s one motor each on an axle
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    So, in this case, you’ll have both the motors rotating in opposite directions, and perhaps a specific switch or button to do it
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    This also allows the possibility of offering something like the GMC Hummer EV’s Crab Walk
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    If the F-150 Lightning gets this feature, it’ll be the first mass-market vehicle to offer it, beating even the Rivian R1T and R1S
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    There’s no word by Ford on this yet, but we could hear about it in the near future
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
    Swipe up to read about the patent filing in detail
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
  • Ford F-150 Lightning To Come With Tank Turn Capability! - gallery
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