Big, bad, and bold—these are the three words that define America’s best-selling pickup truck: the Ford F-150. Few modern day trucks stir up as much testosterone and enthusiasm as the F-150. Featuring an EcoBoost engine, the 2017 Ford F-150 is an upgraded version of the pickup truck from Ford. According to Ford, the newest version is lighter and agiler than its predecessors. Furthermore, they claim that the F-150 is what enthusiasts have been waiting for all their lives.
2017 Ford F-150 – Interior Cabin and Exterior:
This vehicle has contributed significantly towards the success of Ford as a high-performance vehicle and truck manufacturer. Today, many manufacturers are battling it out to gain a significant market share of the high-performance vehicle and truck manufacturing industry. However, this hasn’t deterred Ford from producing models of Ford F-150 year after year.
As far as the pickup truck category is concerned, the 2017 Ford F-150 is a leading vehicle, and considering the high performance it delivers, this should not surprise us one bit. When choosing a pickup truck, buyers look for three things—immense power and torque, cargo space, and high performance.
The interior features real wood dash, a premium audio system, Gauge with LED lighting and rear seat belts. Finally, this pickup truck features a spacious cabin and truck bed.
An Incredibly Safe Vehicle:
An incredible amount of driver and passenger safety is what the new model ensures. In order to demonstrate its commitment to safety, Ford has equipped the 2017 Ford F-150 with a top of the line safety features. In fact, the safety features of the Ford F-150 are one of the main reasons behind its success as a pickup truck. You’ll find a number of safety features in this vehicle including trailer sway control, blind-spot monitors, exhaustive with stability and traction controls, anti-lock disc brakes, adaptive cruise control full-length impact curtain bags and a lane-keeping system.
Other features that ensure driver and passenger safety include 360-degree multi-view cameras, electronic locking rear axle, and skid plates.
Modern Looking Exterior:
Today, most pickup trucks available in the market do not have the masculine touch that defined the powerful high-performance vehicles of the past. In order to be true to its roots, a pickup truck must have a masculine look and feel—its interior and exterior must epitomize power and strength. Fortunately, the new pickup truck does all that and more. Apart from having a ‘masculine’ appearance, the 2017 Ford F-150 looks neat, fresh, and settled.
An Engine that Deserves Respect:
The truck was already famous for its high-performing engine. However, Ford has decided to up the game further and the 2017 Ford F-150 is equipped with a new 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine and 365 hp. Furthermore, the engine has a ten-speed automatic transmission. The second options will be a 5.0-liter V-8 with 385 hp. The towing capacity of this vehicle is 8500 pounds. The new engine will ensure good fuel economy for the city and for the highway.
Price and Expected Release Date:
Ford has raised the bar for the pickup truck sector with the new model. The 2017 Ford F-150 stands head and shoulders above its competition and is definitely a truck worth buying. The starting price for base model will be around $28,000, with the release date somewhere in 2017.