(CBS Detroit) – Ford’s highly anticipated electric F-150, the 2022 Ford Lightning, is already selling big.
The automaker confirms preorders now top 100-thousand since it debuted 3 weeks ago.READ MORE: Detroit Police Department Holds Graduation Ceremony For Recruit Class 2021-G
The F-150 lightning will be made here, at its river rouge complex in Dearborn.READ MORE: Here's A Look At Weekend Construction Happening In Metro Detroit
Ford has invested $700 million into the plant, ahead of the vehicle’s full release next year.MORE NEWS: FDA Approves Longer Shelf Life For J&J COVID-19 Vaccine
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