In early November 2021,Ford began to separately sell electric engines to convert cars into electric vehicles. We are talking about a system that is used in the Mustang Mach E-GT electric car. The eluminator e-crate electric motor develops a power of 281 liters. from. and 433 Nm of torque. As part of the presentation of the novelty, the automaker built in a single copy an electric version of the classic F-100 pickup truck of 1978. It is equipped with two eluminator e-crate electric motors with a total capacity of 480 horsepower. The power plant produces 860 Nm of torque. The characteristics of the vehicle correspond to the Mustang Mach-E GT, but it is made in the classic style of Ford trucks.
FORD F-100 ELUMINATOR CONCEPT
Going by the name F-100 Eluminator Concept, the truck showcases the benefits of electric propulsion using a 2021 Mustang Mach-E GT Performance Edition battery electric powertrain and twin front and rear electric traction motors.
The powertrain produces a combined 480 horsepower and 634 lb-ft (859 Nm) of torque in the F-100 EV conversion, including the Eluminator electric crate motor based on the Mustang Mach E-GT traction motor. The e-crate motor is rated at 281 horsepower and 317 lb-ft (429 Nm) of torque.
The electric motor can be purchased from official Ford dealers in spare parts warehouses or on the Internet on the Ford Performance Parts website. The price of the electric motor is $3900 and is aimed at designers who are looking for a transmission with a transverse orientation for electrifying a number of vehicles - from modern to old cars, trucks and SUVs.
Ford Electric F-100 Eluminator Concept
Ford Electric F-100 Engine
FORD'S AFTERMARKET ELECTRIC PERFORMANCE REVOLUTION
Ford said it is aware of the importance of the secondary market for motorists and as the industry becomes more electrified, it wants to become a leader in the electric parts market.
There's more good news: over time, Ford Performance plans to develop a wider list of components for the eluminator powertrain. To be developed with some of the leading performance manufacturers, they will include battery systems, controllers and traction inverters “to close the loop on full turnkey aftermarket electrification solutions.”
As for the F-100 Eluminator concept pickup, it was designed and created by Ford Performance in collaboration with MLe Racecars and sits on a custom chassis by the Roadster Shop.
The billet aluminum dash comes from JJR Fabrication while the avocado-tanned leather upholstery are the work of MDM Upholstery.