Lightning ZEV5 CLASS 5 TRUCK

Lightning ZEV5 Zero Emission Box Truck

The Lightning ZEV5 Class 5 truck is equipped with a state-of-the-art electric drivetrain which delivers the best efficiency of any vehicle in its weight class, while providing a quiet, smooth and familiar driving experience that your drivers will love. Ideal for middle-mile logistics, package delivery, food and beverage operations and more, the Lightning ZEV5 brings sustainability to your fleet.

Offering a very useful 150-mile on-road range, this truck provides practical, reliable service while producing zero emissions. The vehicle offers flexible charging with both Level 2 AC charging and DC Fast Charge supported.

We use industry-proven components including thermally-managed battery packs which deliver the best range, efficiency and lifetime of any batteries in the market. The batteries are fully under the cargo floor so your cargo space isn’t compromised.

  • Battery-electric vehicle
  • Up to 150-mile range
  • Smooth, quick and quiet
  • Logistics / middle-mile / package delivery
  • Low fuel and maintenance costs
  • Lightning Insights provides understanding of usage and efficiency
  • Refrigeration systems available
  • Cargo lifts available


Base ChassisIsuzu NRR
GVWR19,500 lbs
Wheelbase options150 and 176 inches
Driving range*up to 150 miles
Battery Capacity175 kWh
Time for full charge2.5 hours with DC Fast Charge at 80 kW
10 hours with AC charging at 19.2 kW
Slower charging rates will take longer
Charging optionsJ1772 CCS1 Combo charge port
Level 2 AC (up to 19.2 kW)
DC Fast Charge (up to 80 kW)
Payload capacity**10,200 lbs (subtract weight of upfitter body
and equipment to find usable payload)
Maximum Speed65 mph (electronically limited)
Peak Power335 HP (250 kW)
Torque Rating (after transmission)1490 lb-ft (2020 Nm)
Warranty• Base Chassis: Isuzu standard warranty
• Electric powertrain and batteries: Lightning eMotors standard warranty
(5 year / 60,000 miles)
Telematics: Lightning Insights• Preventive Maintenance • Range Analysis • Driver Behavior • Charger Management

* All-electric range can vary depending on route or drivecycle, environmental conditions, vehicle or equipment configurations, and driver behavior.

** Payload and Passenger capacity can vary and greatly depend on vehicle wheelbase, seating configuration, and other characteristics or features as delivered by the OEM or chassis manufacturer. Equipment added to the base chassis by aftermarket upfitters or equipment installers could also affect Payload and Passenger Capacity.