There are many electric bakkies on the horizon, with promises of exceptional performance in every category being made.
Few of them have touched the road yet – however, plenty of details about the vehicles have been released by their makers.
These bakkies include the Bollinger B2, Ford F-150 Lightning, GMC Hummer EV Pick Up, Nikola Badger, Rivian R1T, and Tesla Cybertruck.
Depending on the model, these bakkies can feature up to four electric motors, allowing supercar-like acceleration figures, and provide class-leading utilitarian abilities.
New and exciting features are also set to be available, with the GMC Hummer EV capable of “crab walking”.
This see it sharply angle all four wheels in the same direction in order to drive sideways.
Similarly, the Rivian R1T’s body features a pass-through storage area between the load box and cabin, as well as a factory-fitted air compressor for emergencies.
Detailed below are all the upcoming electric bakkies’ specifications, as provided by the manufacturers.
|Bollinger B2||4.5 seconds|
|Ford F-150 Lightning||4.5 seconds|
|GMC Hummer EV Pick Up||3.0 seconds|
|Nikola Badger||2.9 seconds|
|Rivian R1T||3.0 seconds|
|Tesla Cybertruck||2.9 seconds|
|Ford F-150 Lightning||177km/h|
|GMC Hummer EV Pick Up||Not released|
|Nikola Badger||Not released|
|Ford F-150 Lightning||483km|
|GMC Hummer EV Pick Up||563km|
|Ford F-150 Lightning||907kg|
|GMC Hummer EV Pick Up||590kg|
|Ford F-150 Lightning||4,536kg|
|GMC Hummer EV Pick Up||3,402kg|