The 2018 Ford F-150 body reaches up to 700 lbs. Lighter than the previous generation, made of military grade aluminum alloy, military grade. No aluminum in the domestic sense, but aluminum alloy has heat-treated and cured the same high quality 6000 series used in large military and industrial applications. Under this aluminum alloy body is a fully framed frame of high strength steel up to 78%.
Exterior and Interior
The appearance of the 2018 Ford F-150 will remain the same as before. However, the revised headlights and grid will offer a wider position than the outgoing model. In the Lariat versions with the optional sports package, the grids will be painted on the body for a more unique look. The customization options will be plentiful and will include six new models of wheels as large as 22 “.
Inside the cockpit, the 2018 Ford F-150 will have two new colors: Dark Marsala in the Platinum and Navy Pier finishes in the range-topping Limited. Like some of its competitors, the 2018 Ford F-150 now has a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability. As before, the truck will be offered with SYNC 3 as an option for enhanced speech recognition with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity.
The 2018 Ford F-150 can tow more than any other pickup in its class with the powerful EcoBoost 3.5L turbo V6 with port fuel and direct injection (PFDI). This second-generation EcoBoost is rated at 375 horsepower and the best in the class of 470 lb-ft of torque, beating all competitors of gas and diesel.
Release and Price
The 2018 Ford F-150 will go on sale this fall. Diesel is expected to be launched at the end of the model year. On the basis of our analysis, the special offers for the 2017 model were quite attractive, with the biggest discounts in the XLT versions with the 2.7-liter EcoBoost engine and the luxury chrome package. Official prices are available. The 2018 Ford F-150 will start at $ 28,675 with the destination, an increase of $ 270 compared to the 3.5-liter saloon car. The SuperCab was valued at $ 32,760, while the SuperCrew will start at $ 35,215.