There have been early reports that the 2018 Ford F-150 will be featuring an impeccably strong design. It is anticipated to come with a rugged design and an even better off-road performance. Not only is the Ford F-150 is one of the best-selling trucks in America, it is also one of the bestselling vehicles across the world. Presently, this model is in its thirteenth generation, which was released about two years ago. Even though this new model had plenty of changes, it will be entering its fourth year of production in 2017, so certain modifications are expected. This upcoming model will come with some advanced technology in the cabin along with certain design changes.
2018 Ford F-150 – Fresh New Look Promised
Improvements brought to this truck will provide it an aggressive look. It will also come with a strong riveting along with a sports suspension. Basic shape of this truck will surely not undergo any major change, thus maintaining signature look of this truck. New accents will also be provided to revamp this model. The 2018 Ford F-150 comes with an all new grille in the front end. The black chrome grille impresses everyone at the very first glance, and it has a larger dimension than previous model. Likewise, there is a new thick and strong bumper which improves the aggressive appearance of this vehicle. Entire body of this truck utilizes a high strength alloy which reduces its overall weight by approximately 500 pounds. It is inspired by Baja, an off-road racer. This truck will also come with a bigger wheelbase, and it will be 133 inches. Along with this larger wheelbase, this vehicle also comes with tough tires which are made to suit any type of surface. This Ford F-150 2018 can be easily driven on even difficult surfaces like sand, rock, mud, etc. As of now, not much detail has been revealed about interior of the 2018 Ford F-150. However, you can expect the interior to carry an aggressive design as well. It is almost a certainty that the cabin will come with certain advanced technological features. Cabin will be painted in all black, thus enhancing the stylish and sporty design.
2018 Ford F-150 – Powerful Engine and Performance
As far as powertrain of the 2018 Ford F-150 is concerned, the current 6.2 liters normally aspirated V8 engine will be replaced with a new high performance 3.5 liters EcoBoost V6 engine. This new engine is anticipated to generate over 411 hp of output. The 3.5 liters EcoBoost that is currently available in the Ford trucks generates 365 hp along with 420 lb-ft of torque. These output numbers will certainly increase for the 2018 F-150. While this engine certainly generates better output than previous model, it will also be more fuel-efficient. It will be paired with a new ten-speed transmission unit, which will further improve the fuel economy. The 2018 Ford F150 will deliver 16-20 mpg in cities and 27 mpg on highways.
Release Date and Expected Price of 2018 Ford F-150
The 2018 Ford F-150 is expected to be released at the start of 2018. The price for the base model of this vehicle is around $25,500 and it is expected that the higher trims of the same will cost around $51,900. More details will be revealed by car manufacturer as release date comes closer. The name of its competitors are still unknown.