UPDATED JUNE 8, 2021 -- The original Ford Maverick rolled out in 1969 as a 1970 model and stayed in the United States through 1977. It was positioned as a compact car to compete against Japanese imports. Ford Motor Company
Now Ford is reviving this name plate for a new compact pickup offering. Leaked images of the pickups tailgate include a hybrid badge.
On June 8 actress Gabrielle Union will show-off the 2022 Ford Maverick truck on her own Instagram and TikTok channels. It will also be shown on Ford’s social channels as well as on Hulu. The Maverick will be Ford’s first vehicle to debut on its new U.S. TikTok channel.