If you’re looking for next-generation pickups than Ford’s Super Duty trucks are what you need. The Super Duty trucks have helped Ford to gain a sizeable share of the U.S pickup market. For the last five years, Ford has been one of America’s best-selling car brands and a major reason for this is Ford’s trucks.
Loaded with options, the Super Duty is hugely popular and its popularity has helped it to contribute significantly towards Ford’s profits. Businesses and individuals have been able to accomplish many of their tasks with the help of Super Duty trucks. This is the reason there’s a massive demand for them. Seeing the growing demand and preference for its Super Duty trucks, Ford has decided to beef up the Super Duty trucks i.e. the 2017 Ford F-250, F-350, and F-450 for the year 2017.
What are the changes you can expect? Well, you need to read on to find out about the standard features of the aforementioned trucks and the changes you can expect for 2017.
2017 Ford F-250 – Engine Performance and Design:
The 2017 Ford F-250 truck is a complete powerhouse. Featuring a 6.2-liter V-8 engine that generates a 385 hp, the F-250 has a towing capacity of 31,000 pounds. Apart from the standard engine, an optional 6.7-liter turbodiesel V-8 engine that generates a 440 hp is also available with this truck. Both engines feature a 6-speed automatic transmission. This Super Duty truck from Ford is available in three configurations—regular, SuperCrew, and SuperCab. Furthermore, the truck bed of this pickup comes in two different lengths and it has a range of trim levels.
The cabin space of this truck varies according to the cab model. The regular cab can seat up to three passengers while the SuperCab and SuperCrew models can accommodate up to six passengers at a time. The quality of the interior materials depends on the trim levels. For example, you’ll get leather seating at a higher trim level whereas the lower trim levels feature basic vinyl seating. As far as the changes for 2017 are concerned, the newest model of 2017 Ford F-250 is expected to feature many driver-assist features, upgraded technology, and more interior space.
The 2021 Ford F-250 comes powered with a 7.3-liter V8 petrol engine, however, for maximum power, it has a 6.7-liter V8 Power stroke diesel engine. Full review od 2021 F-150 Super Duty you can read HERE.
2017 Ford F-350 – Drivetrain Offerings and Well Appointed Interior:
You may call the 2017 Ford F-350 as the most refined version of the Ford F-250. Featuring a 6.2-liter V-8 engine that generates a 385 hp, the F-350 has a towing capacity of 27,000 pounds. Another optional 6.7-liter turbodiesel V-8 is also available with this vehicle. The engine comes with a 6-speed automatic transmission. Furthermore, the standard version is a rear-wheel-drive while an all-wheel drive is also available. The F-350 is the only Ford truck that comes with the option of single or dual rear wheels.
The Ford F-350 comes in a range of trim levels and cab configurations. The interior quality and space in this truck depend on its trim levels and cab configurations.
The Ford F-350 features state-of-the-art technology such as the voice-activated SYNC. As far as the changes for 2017 are concerned, the F-350 features a lower front grille and a bigger truck bed.
2017 Ford F-450 – Powertrain Details and Body Appearance:
The Ford F-450 features a second-generation 6.7-Liter power stroke V8 engine that generates a 440 hp. The F-450 has a towing capacity of 32,000 pounds and its engine features a six-speed automatic transmission. The 2017 Ford F-450 has B20 capability which ensures a smooth and noise-free drive. Furthermore, it offers excellent fuel economy and has a huge truck bed. The interior features leather seating and it can accommodate up to six passengers.
The SiriusXM Satelite Radio guarantees in-house entertainment. Finally, you can gain complete control of this truck by using its trailer sway control. As far as the changes for 2017 are concerned, the F-450 features a larger turbocharger and a more spacious cabin.
The Super Duty trucks from Ford: the 2017 Ford F-250, F-350, and F-450 are one of the best-selling trucks in the U.S and justifiably so. If you want a truck that offers you the luxury and allows you to fulfill your hauling needs, then Ford’s Super Duty trucks are just what you need.