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Ford trucks' built-in generators power Texas homes after winter storm causes power outages
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Millions of Texans are stocking up on food and water as they are without power due to the winter storm. FOX Business’ Grady Trimble with more.
Some pickup truck owners in Texas have been able to ride out winter storm power outages in comfort thanks to built-in generators in their vehicles.
Ford’s 2021 F-150 trucks have the “Pro Power Onboard” feature available, generating 2, 2.4 or 7.2 kilowatts depending on the engine.
Randy Jones was one of the millions of Texans who lost power this week. A resident of Katy in suburban Houston, he had ordered a new F-150 back in November in part because he wanted the onboard generator, and he just received the truck on Feb. 6.