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Here's how the 2021 Ford F-150 PowerBoost could charge your EV

One of the features available on the new 2021 Ford F-150 is the 430-hp PowerBoost hybrid powertrain, available as a $4495 upgrade from the base 2.7-liter V-6. Like many hybrid systems, the PowerBoost's main purpose is to increase the truck’s fuel economy. In the case of the F-150, however, Ford cleverly decided to utilize this stored battery power by adding an inverter and creating the "Pro Power Onboard" power generator in the bed of the truck.  


The generator and convenient charging setup got us thinking: Could you charge an EV out of the bed of your PowerBoost F-150? Follow along as we break down the numbers and the technology.


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