Ford is going to strengthen its truck lineup by introducing the most competent Super Duty truck ever made for the model year 2017. The current 2015 model is the truck on which a lot of buyers in America depend upon. By introducing the all-new 2017 Ford F-series Super Duty, Ford assists these buyers in constructing a better world that set novel benchmarks in ability, performance, and competence.
This time, the truck will be lighter than its predecessor will, as its chassis is being constructed with lightweight materials like the frame. Also, it features gets the segment-special smart technology to assist boost customer output, convenience, and comfort. The new truck will be released in five variants, such as King Ranch, Platinum, Lariat, XL, and XLT.
2017 Ford F-series Super Duty Changes
The chassis of the 2017 Super Duty consists of 95% of high-potency steel that offers it 24 times stronger than that of the earlier model. This makes the new truck have more hauling and towing capacity than previous models. The new truck lineup will have more hard wearing all-wheel-drive parts, axles, driveline and towing hardware; to make it simple, everything is better.
The body of the new truck uses high-potency, military-rating, aluminum alloy for the first time. It has great resistance against dents and dings when compared to that of the outgoing model that featured a steel body. With these weight saving measures, the new truck weighs 300 pounds (approx 136 kg) less than the outgoing model.
The new 2017 F-series trucks will have class-elite four-beam LED headlights and taillights. The Tailgate of the new truck can be locked or unlocked and it can be opened by means of the key fob, eliminating physical locking and increasing safety and convenience. The tailgate of the truck is dumped – dropping softly down, hands-free, to an even location when opened.
New Ford F-series Super Duty 2017 Interior
The 2017 Ford F-series Super Duty have three cab styles, such as Regular Cab, Crew Cab, and Super Cab. These cabs will be longer than before and they will feature an innovative inside design. It’s including staff like an overhead console with auxiliary switches to activate various equipment and the bigger compartment glove box. The second-row floors in the Crew Cab and Super Cab simplify the process of loading huge things in the cab.
The access to all the important controls is made easy, with the incorporated trailer brake controller key, positioned even nearer to the driver. For the convenience of the buyers, the new truck comes with class-elite features, such as BoxLink, which can be exercised to protect various accessories in the cargo box.
The new truck also gets countless driver assist features, such as:
Blind Spot Information arrangement with trailer tow.
New SYNC 3 infotainment system.
Lane departure warning.
Collision alert with brake assist.
Adaptive cruise control.
The cabin of the new truck is designed with the highly developed LED expertise that sheds light on all sides, including novel LED side view mirror spotlights to allow lighting, adjoining the truck to illuminate a campsite or work site and novel LED cargo box illumination
This time, the all-new Ford F-series Super Duty 2017 truck comes with the same powertrain options, similar to those of the earlier model.
Accordingly, it comes equipped with the Power Stroke turbo-diesel power unit with V8 configuration and with the displacement of 6.7 liters, which is expected to offer more power and twist than those of the outgoing model.
The next discretionary powertrain will be a V8, gasoline unit with the displacement of 6.2 liters, which will be attached to a six-rate TorqShift-G mechanical gearbox.
Chassis cabs would come equipped with any of the three diverse power units that include a V8, 6.7-liter capacity Power Stroke diesel unit, V8, 6.2-liter capacity gasoline unit, or with a V10, 6.8-liter capacity petrol unit.
Unfortunately, the automaker has not exposed the powertrain figures and the towing capacity of any of these power units.
However, it is expected that all these powertrains accelerate their respective models to the 60 mph speed from the static mode in 8.0 seconds with the highest speed of 110 mph.
2017 ford super duty frame
2017 Ford Super Duty Price and the discharge date
The date of release of the 2017 Ford F-series Super Duty truck is expected to be the concluding part of 2016 with the starting cost of $ 35,000 and goes up to $ $77,125 for F450 Platinum.