//Ford’s matte black F-150 Lightning looks ready to chase the Joker

Ford’s matte black F-150 Lightning looks ready to chase the Joker

Platinum Black Ford F-150 Lightning with a smoked light bar and matte black finish.

Ford’s making a special new factory matte black Platinum Black edition of its all-electric F-150 Lightning truck. Revealed today, this Lightning looks like Batman’s Tumbler Batmobile from The Dark Knight trilogy, with some glossy finish remaining on the door handles, roof, and elsewhere. Ford spokesperson Susannah Evans tells The Verge that under the factory wrap, the vehicle is finished with Ford’s glossy agate black paint.

Ford will only make 2,000 of these murdered-out pickups that start at $97,995, which is about $6,000 more than the regular Platinum tier and roughly the same as the price before Ford dropped prices on the truck in July.

In today’s announcement, Ford says that midway through the second year of production, it “is on…

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