After few video and a couple of pictures were leaked, Ford has finally officially presented the F-Series Super Duty line for 2017 model year which includes the F-250, F-350 and F-450. This new model is stronger and thanks to aluminum body panels also approximately 350 pounds lighter than its predecessors. According to the Fords statements this new Super Duty is smartest, toughest, and most capable Duty ever. If everything goes as it suppose we can expect this pickup to hit the market in late 2016 . So let’s read more about it.
The 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty will be offered with five trim levels and those are: XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch and Platinum. At first glance the truck maybe look different than other models but it has a lot of resemblance and share nearly all its parts with the smaller F-150 model. The 2017 Super Duty is characterized by striking front grille, vertical headlamps, air vents on the front fenders, new side mirrors, remote central locking tailgate, LED cargo-box lighting and a remote tailgate release. The thing which is very specific for this model is fact that fully boxed frame is made of 95 percent high-strength steel. As we previously said the pickup will be mostly made from aluminum materials which will make it lighter and which will greatly affects on its speed.
The interior of the car is modern and it will come with a lot of changes an upgrades. General appearance is carried over from previous model but this new 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty will get new and redesigned center console with 8 inch screen, variable-rack adaptive steering, the latest Sync 3 infotainment system, a 360-degree camera system and LED lighting inside and out. The pickup also has up to seven cameras which will help drivers easier to manage with vehicle and help them in difficult situations. The interior is also larger and there is a enough space for both the driver and fellow travelers.
Engine and specs
If we talk about powertrains new 2017 Super Duty will be available with three engine options. First option will be 6.2-liter gasoline V-8 engine which will come with next-generation six-speed TorqShift-G automatic. Second option will be 6.7-litre Power Stroke V8 diesel and as the last it will be available with 6.8-litre petrol V10 engine. All in all new Super Duty will remain unchanged in terms of engine options. The information about horsepower are still unknown but as soon as we find out we will inform you.
2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty release date and price
The 2017 Super Duty will have its debut in November at the Los Angeles Motor Show and it should hit the market in late 2016. The price information are still not official but if we take in consideration all improvements and upgrades it will be higher than at the previous model. For comparison purposes, the 2015 model price starts at $32,385 for basic and it goes to $60,000 for the high-end trim levels.
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