Market Leader: Here's How Many F-150 Lightning Electric Pickups Ford Sold In June

The race for dominance in the electric vehicle market continued to heat up with new companies entering the space and traditional automakers pushing forward with plans to grow their production of EVs. One of the expected hottest markets for EVs is pickup trucks. Here’s a look at how Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F ) could be leading the way. What Happened: Ford reported June sales this week, which saw total vehicle sales of 152,262, a year-over-year increase of 31.5%. Among the highlights of the month was the F-150 Lightning electric pickup truck, which was the bestselling electric truck in the month of June. Overall electric vehicle sales for Ford were up 76.6% year-over-year for the month of June, hitting a total of 4,353. The company sold 1,837 F-150 Lightning in ... Full story available on