Ford has created powerful and strong family of the truck also known as Super Duty. In the lineup, you can find a couple models which include F-250/F-350/F450/F550/F650/F750. All of these present a logical follow-up of a popular F-150 the lightweight pickup truck. Unlike of its siblings, the 2018 F-250 model is significantly heavier, bigger and has more powerful engines. If you take a better peek into Super Duty chronology you can notice that its newly phase started somewhere in 1999. Also, you can read information about the location where it assembles; it is famous Kentucky Truck Plant in Louisville. Manufacturer unveiled the fourth generation on September 24, 2015. A new generation comes with technology improvements, composite materials, and other modern solutions. Although it came out very recently, the manufacturer considerably works on new plan for 2018 model year.
This time we are in a position to talk about updated version which will very soon find customers. That’s right, head people from Ford make efforts to prepare 2018 Ford F-250 and premiere it on the world stage.
2018 Ford F-250 – Aluminum Body
First of all, the exterior design on the new F-250 looks nicer and it is built from the most quality sheet metal. For example, the fact is that frame is made of 95% high strength steel while the body is made from aluminum. Furthermore, the size of the body is longer and equally when size of cabin and cargo trailer are in question. So the 2018 Ford F-250 has more cargo capacity and place for passengers into the cabin. In addition, designers added new body colors in color palette and you can select any one. Some of the details like chrome accents on the front fascia, on profiles and rear end, are more pronounced.
The muscle front fascia holds big grille with two horizontal bars integrated into one unit. And not just that, the new generation of headlights include LED technology with more intensity of lighting. What is specific? The designers have installed new tailgate mechanism with remote control and step-stair for easy entry. There are many of elements which are fresh like a trailer, side sills, accessories and more.
2018 Ford F-250 – Equipment
Interior of the cabin looks like an apartment with much functionality and provides great comfort for all occupants. At this time, the manufacturer is referring more attention on management. For that reason, we talk about the adjustable steering wheel, the pedals, and other elements. Rest of equipment includes a dual-zone electronic automatic control which creates a different temperature in any part of the cabin. Particularly are interesting instrumentation with tachometer and Message Center that displays all service information. Further, the touch-screen has a size of eight inches and just with one touch you can access the menu and set user interface.
The 2018 Ford F-250 enables folding of seats in both rows and existence of necessary electric outlets as a source of power supply for machines and devices. To sum it up, we can conclude that interior has a multi-functional purpose which is needed for a modern farmer or the construction worker.
2018 Ford F-250 – Safety Package
How many novelties you expected in the safety package of 2018 F-250? This is a crucial department for any one entrepreneur when he is deciding what kind of vehicle to buy. As an illustration, we will mention just important ones like a rear-view camera which is located under tailgate and shows what happens in this corner. Then very important is Ultimate trailer tow camera with 360° view around the trailer. We encourage you to learn details about camera system because it is amazing. For diversification of safety package, there are also BLIS system, adaptive cruise control, and many others.
2018 Ford F-250 – Engines
Engineers from engine department have announced two new power plants in a run. First of all, the 6.2-liter gas V8 engine which generates high torque. According to the carmaker, it is 430 lb-ft of torque. It is also connected with 6-speed transmission and sends power to all four wheels. As an option, the 2018 Ford F-250 can account on the 6.7-liter Power Stroke Turbo Diesel V8 engine. It produces unbelievable 440 horsepower and 925 lb.-ft. of torque. When we talk about mechanical elements and suspension, it is brought to perfection.
2018 Ford F-250 – Price & Release Date
In meantime, this full-size pickup truck becomes best in the segment. Date of release comes in 2017. Price will move between $34,000 and $60,000. Of course, depending on the selection of equipment, engine or other inserts so is the final price of 2018 Ford F-250.