The 2023 Lordstown Endurance or 2024 Lordstown Endurance is an electric pickup truck that was developed by Lordstown Motors. The Lordstown Endurance was positioned as a fully electric, full-size pickup truck aimed at commercial customers. Endurance is designed to compete in the growing electric vehicle market and cater to the needs of fleet owners and businesses requiring a robust and efficient electric truck for their operations.
Lordstown Motors claimed that this design would offer better traction, stability, and maneuverability compared to traditional pickup trucks. Lordstown also claimed the EV pickup is the first of its kind to be introduced in the market as competitors like the Ford F-150 Lightning, Rivian R1T, and GMC Hummer EV. The Lordstown Endurance electric pickup truck is said to have a range of about 200 miles, produce 440 horsepower from four electric motors, tow up to 8,000 pounds, and cost around $65,000.
Lordstown Endurance : Interior
Inside, the Endurance cabinet features multiple straight lines, as well as mid-section vents and a set of physical switchgear for the HVAC system. The Endurance has a four-door, crew-cab body, which provides passenger space that can compete with other pickup trucks of similar size. Overall, the theme inside the Endurance is simplicity, which aligns with its work truck mission, but we think some buyers may miss out on some of the luxury and convenience features offered in other similarly priced offerings from Ford and GM.
The 2023 Endurance pickup truck’s overall design aimed to provide a comfortable and ergonomic driving experience. The interior of the Endurance showcased a modern and minimalist approach, with a focus on functionality and durability. Endurance featured a clean dashboard layout with a central infotainment system, providing access to various vehicle settings and entertainment options.
Lordstown Endurance‘s infotainment system is displayed on a 12.3-inch touchscreen in the instrument cluster, while an easy-to-read digital instrument cluster is located behind the steering wheel, the system is expected to offer features like navigation, Bluetooth connectivity, and smartphone integration.
Lordstown Endurance : Engine
The Endurance is powered by an electric drivetrain, which means it runs entirely on electricity and produces zero tailpipe emissions. Lordstown is equipped with Endurance with four in-wheel hub motors, one for each wheel, providing all-wheel drive capability. Lordstown claims that the Endurance has a range of approximately 250 miles (402 kilometers) on a full charge. Endurance utilizes a large battery pack to achieve this range, charging options include Level 2 charging and DC fast charging compatibility.
Lordstown Endurance : Safety
The 2023 Lordstown Endurance demonstrates a commitment to safety by incorporating a range of advanced safety features and technologies. The standard safety test by National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is yet not available. It’s excepted that, 2024 Endurance will be equipped with a comprehensive suite of active safety systems, including advanced driver assistance features such as forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, and lane departure warning. Endurance is equipped with a full complement of airbags, including front, side, and curtain airbags, which provide protection in the event of a crash. The Lordstown Endurance undergoes rigorous testing and validation procedures to ensure its safety performance meets or exceeds industry standards. The 2024 Lordstown Endurance is subjected to various crash tests and simulations to evaluate its structural integrity and occupant protection capabilities.