The 2017 Ford Super Duty was one of the most popular pickup trucks in mid 2000s. The heavy duty truck is also popular today despite the emergence of more sophisticated similar trucks. Ford has been modifying the super duty pickup truck in an effort to meet the specific needs of its customers and attract more car shoppers. The American automobile manufacturer has revealed a new model which will go with the name, 2017 Ford Super Duty.
2017 Ford Super Duty – Exterior and Interior Design
The new super duty truck will borrow a lot of features from the 2015 Ford F-150. It will have an all-aluminum body and a high-strength steel frame. This will make it lighter than the outgoing model. Actually, it will be 350 pounds lighter than its predecessor. If you haven’t seen true aggressive looks in a pickup truck, wait to see them in 2017 Ford Super Duty. These looks will be facilitated by a big, twin-bar grille and a cluster of quad-beam LED headlights. You will definitely love the rear side which will come with reshaped taillights and a pronounced bumper. The car will get 21-inch wheels and a strong suspension which will improve its off-road performance. Concerning cargo box, expect it to have a hassle-free tailgate access and lit up by LED lights.
The interior of 2017 Ford Super Duty will not disappoint any customer. The ford truck will be offered in three types of cabs: RegularCab, SuperCab and SuperCrew. Whatever the cab type, expect it to be crowned up with top quality materials and sophisticated components. We are looking forward to leather upholstered steering wheel and seats, and aluminum-trimmed body panels. Wait to enjoy advanced technology in the upcoming Ford Super Duty 2017. You should expect an updated infotainment system consisting of an 8-inch screen and a voice recognition system. The latest SYNC technology will also find its way in the new truck. In addition, there will be TFT display screens and a myriad of switches and control buttons. Driving 2017 Ford Super Duty will be like a walk in the park. You will enjoy great safety and security with the help of features such as adaptive cruise control, lane departure warning, blind spot monitoring, airbags, collision warning and seatbelts.
2017 Ford Super Duty – Engine and Performance
Three engine choices will be offered in the new ford super duty. According to the automaker, the car will get a 6.2-liter V8 petrol engine capable of generating 385 hp and 405 lb-ft. The company will also offer a 6.7-liter V8 PowerStroke engine with a capacity of 440 hp and 860 lb-ft. You should also expect a 6.8-liter V10 engine rated at 362 hp and 457 lb-ft. As for the transmission, the powertrains will be paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission system. The car will use a rear-wheel drive, with an all-wheel drive being optional. It will accelerate from 0-60 mph in 8.0 seconds, and later attain a top speed of 110 mph. Concerning fuel economy, we are looking at EPA figures of around 20 mpg city and 27 mpg highway.
2017 Ford Super Duty – Release Date, Price and Competition
The base model should be priced at around $35,500 while the high-end trim level at around $61,500. Get your finances ready before the last quarter of 2016 if you are planning to own the new pickup truck from Ford. Yeah, the car will be released at around this time. We expect the new Ford truck to face rivalry from the following cars: Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra, Ram Heavy Duty, Nissan Titan, Honda Ridgeline and Toyota Tundra.