The 2018 Ford F-650 is actually a medium duty truck that has been created in a joint venture with Navistar International. It was first released in 2000 and from that time it has been providing various kinds of services like towing, delivering the massive amount of luggage etc. For last 15 years, it has been receiving many makeovers and this new model will also adopt the same theory. It is the third best selling model of Ford and they are confident that this new model will hold this legacy.
The 2018 Ford F-650 Concept model will soon hit the production line and will appear on the market by 2018. This truck is mainly aimed at working class people who need medium duty trucks during their daily days of works.
2018 Ford F-650 – Modification of the Chassis
The outside appearance of this concept version will have some variation when compared to its predecessor. The most contrasting feature of this will be its new hood. The actual second generation of this vehicle came into the National Truck Gear Organization Perform Truck Show in the year 2016.
This concept version contains a face lifted outlook, boosted performance, new technical choices and various other options.
Parts That Will Be Available
The front fascia will include the distinct double nose, large black mesh grille, broad LED headlight that has high wind resistance, large aluminum body bumper, redesigned hood and weather sensing windshield wiper. The measurement of the whole wheelbase of this concept version ranges from 134 inches to 281 inches. It will be available with four door version with an optionally extended cabin.
The side portion will include side fuel tank, large side mirror with power folding feature. Also, the side upper handle, body color door handle, and steel or aluminum wheels with 19.5 Inch and 22.5-inch size. However, the rear portion includes all the standard elements that were present in previous generations.
Improvements inside the Cabin
The cabin of this concept is furnished with top tier equipment and premium materials. The production version will have some new products along with a lot of functionalities.
The concept version includes a lot of sophisticated gadget but there is less probability that all these will appear in the product lineup. It also includes new rapid heat technology that warms the actual cab in the winter time.
2018 Ford F-650 -Power Sources
The 2018 Ford F-650 has two engine variations. The diesel variation will receive a 6.7-liter V-8 engine that produces 270 HP and 675 lb-ft of torque. While the other variation has a 6.8-liter V-10 engine with the capability to produce 320 HP. This last engine has B20 biodiesel capacity.
Gear Box and Fuel Economy
The engine will be coupled with a six speed Ford TorqShift HD automatic transmission system. Although the detail specification of EPA rating is still unknown. Furthermore, this new body frame will help F-650 in achieving a better fuel efficiency.
Production and Cost of the 2018 Ford F-650
The 2018 Ford F-650 Concept will get its product lineup in 2018 and the price point will stay around $56,000. To cater to the demands for a reduced price, the Ford has also strategically retained the old price of F-650 which will be an important advantage for the company.