Known for decades as the best -selling model in the U.S. market ( Totally-New Ford F-150) , this pick- up have great importance not only for Ford, but for the entire American automotive industry, as each new generation of their traces in directions that will move market trends. This time they are in accordance with the age in which we live – the design of the new model is tougher, space increased, reduced weight, and improved economy.
The layout of the thirteenth generation of successful pickup could compare from last year’s concept Atlas, which features quite faithfully replicated in the serial model.
With the use of lightweight materials and the Ford F- 150 throughout the vehicle and high aluminum alloy body, which is still located on the chassis, the weight is reduced by a good 320 kg. That coupled with innovative technical solutions in the drive groups, he reduces the current consumption of 10.2 to 7.8 liters per 100 km. looking at these figures, it seems that fear was misplaced whether customers will accept this vehicle had a major role in creating the American way of living on modest volume 2.7 liter Eco-Boost engine. In addition to this modern engine with start-stop system in Detroit demonstrated edition Ford F- 150 will be available with 3.5 liter atmospheric V6, such as Eco-Boost engine and 5.0 liter turbo V8, which will have an active aperture of the mask which improves energy efficiency and aerodynamics . New technicalities can be found in the interior, and not saving any of them to improve safety in every aspect of the use of such a vehicle.
Starting with this generation F- Series, Ford will begin installing the new 10-gear transmission.