XL Hybrids Puts Electric Drive on Ford F-250 Pickup Truck

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March 07, 2018

XL Hybrids Puts Electric Drive on Ford F-250 Pickup Truck

Published in Trucks.com by Sebastian Blanco

XL Hybrids unveiled a hybrid conversion of the Ford F-250 pickup truck at the 2018 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis Tuesday.   In addition to the gas-electric F-250 XLH, the company also showed off the Ford F-150 XLP, a plug-in hybrid truck. Adding a hybrid component to the powertrain can improve fuel economy by up to 25 percent while the plug-in hybrid can boost efficiency by up to 50 percent, Clay Siegert, XL’s chief operating officer, told Trucks.com.

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