Ford F-150 is always known for its immense practicality and it is liked by many people for the same reason. It is tough, fuel efficient and powerful. It has good towing capabilities and comes with appealing exterior and interior. The 2016 Ford F-150 is even better in all these aspects and it sets a new benchmark for other trucks.
The noticeable difference is the usage of aluminum in abundance to increase the structural strength and reduce the truck’s weight. The second striking point is the usage of chrome all over the truck. Chrome strips are used at the front grille, tail gate and silencer. The bold grille design with the added chrome, rectangular headlights and the company’s name at the center of the grille renders a bold look to the truck. There are no changes to the side profile, but the truck receives steel wheels as of now, nevertheless, they are good to look at. The highlight of the rear design is the newly designed tail lamps. They are simple and cool.
The 2016 Ford F-150 interior is a decent one too, loaded with a nice looking dashboard, loaded center console and steering wheel with a number of buttons. A 8 inch infotainment system is added for the convenience. Chrome strips are used in abundance in the interior too. The center console, HVAC vents, etc receive the chrome treatment to accentuate the overall look of the 2016 Ford F-150. The seats are made with high quality leather and they are good to touch. They offer good support to the body so that the occupants enjoy a stress free drive. There are three versions in this pickup. Regular, Super and Super Crew cabs are the models available. They can seat from three to eight passengers depending upon the model. The trunk size is good too. In fact, it is as big as the passenger cabin. The towage capability is increased when compared to the previous models. This is possible due to the shedding of weight close to 600lbs.
2016 Ford F-150 Engines
There are four engine options available for the 2016 Ford F-150. They are:
· V6 Twin Turbo engine of 2.7 liter capacity (290 HP and 515 Nm torque)
· V8 engine of 5.0 liter capacity
· V8 engine of 6.2 liter capacity
· V6 turbo engine with ecoboost of 3.5 liter capacity
2016 Ford F-150 Release Date and Price
The 2016 Ford F-150 release date is scheduled in second half of the financial year of 2015. The price starts from $27,000. Another performance version is available too for 52,000 dollars.