Fisher-Price Launches Electric 2015 Ford F-150

Ford this morning announced an all-electric version of the 2015 Ford F-150 pickup truck that will be made from plastic. While that sounds like a shocking departure from the specifications previously announced for the 2015 Ford F-150, which will use gasoline engines and aluminum construction, there's a simple explanation: Ford is talking about the Fisher-Price Power Wheels F-150 made for kids.

While there's an enormous size difference between the Power Wheels model and a real 2015 Ford F-150, the styling of the big truck translates well to the blocky Fisher-Price toy. Ford engineers shared designs for the new F-150 with Fisher-Price engineers more than a year ago -- and nine months before the real F-150 publicly debuted at the 2014 Detroit auto show.

As a result, the toy 2015 Ford F-150 shares its progenitor's brash chrome grille, large C-shaped headlights, big chrome wheels, blocky mirrors, and squared-off taillights. According to Fisher-Price, the Power Wheels truck can travel as rapidly as 5 mph, and is capable of exploring backyards that are just as muddy, rutted, and bumpy as the sorts of terrain a real-world 2015 Ford F-150 might encounter on a ranch or construction site. Real LED headlights, an FM radio, and an auxiliary audio input are optional on the toy.

The Power Wheels 2015 Ford F-150 goes on sale this September for $349.99. Find more information here. The real 2015 Ford F-150, meanwhile, goes on sale later this year and will offer buyers a choice of three engines: a 2.7-liter EcoBoost V-6, a 3.5-liter V-6, and a 5.0-liter V-8.

Brijmohan Gaur
subah-2 ki sair..?
Will Prada Humiliti Bledsoe
Anywhere with food lolol
Chuck KidneyPain Lowery
Chris Chaffee
Ron Longest
Chad ceck out CJ!!
Luis Villanueva Reynoso
Yes I am where do u wanna go?
Luis Villanueva Reynoso
That guy in the raptor obviously can't handle it's raw power lol
Will Prada Humiliti Bledsoe
Or we can race lol Luis Villanueva Reynoso
Will Prada Humiliti Bledsoe
You coming to pick me up for a ride, right bro?? Luis Villanueva Reynoso LOL
Thomas Nyznyk
Heather Nyznyk
Justice Edwards
WHY is this considered "newsworthy", exactly....?
Vincent Mercure
Too much recall on GM, Fisher-price take a saver way with Ford. :p

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