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2017 Ford F150 pickup truck changes, mpg, price


The 2017 Ford F150 is an off-road vehicle which has been designed to be used for mostly for desert rides. The boot compartment will be big plus in this version and new buyers will find an all-new turbocharged engine. It will be robust in appearance and boast of state of the art off-road technology. Aluminum and other light materials will be used in the construction in order to make the truck drop some weight and be a more capable performer. Main rivals for the new 2017 F150 will be Chevy Silverado, Toyota Sequoia, Nissan Titan and Ram 1500.

2017 Ford F150 pickup truck changes, mpg, price

2017 Ford F150 changes

As far as its exterior is concerned, the pickup will be 6 inches wider as well as a little larger than the predecessor. It will have 35-inch tires and a beautiful signature grille that would make it look very stylish. The front and back section will consist of vibrant LED lights. Use of robust steel and lightweight aluminum would make the car strong in appearance, and also allow it to shed more than 510 pounds of weight. This will obviously make it better to handle and more capable as a performer. The strong vehicle can be used on even rougher terrains.

2017 Ford F150 pickup truck changes, mpg, price

Interior of the new Fords pickup truck

The 2017 Ford F150 will come with an upgraded dashboard consisting of a large touchscreen display measuring 8 inches. It will offer a lot of information and guidance to the driver and passengers. You can get 4G LTE internet connectivity, surround-view camera, blind-spot monitors, rearview camera, lane-keeping system and adaptive cruise control as an optional feature. Its seats will be covered in plush leather upholstery while the steering wheel and shifters (styled like F1) will be wrapped in leather and suede. There will be fashionable controls on the updated console.

2017 F150 changes, mpg, price

2017 F150 Raptor mpg , price

The new 2017 F150 will be powered by a turbocharged EcoBoost 6-valve engine with 3.5 liter displacement capacity. It will have direct fuel injection capability. This engine would produce 440 lb-ft of maximum torque and peak 450 hp power. A 10-speed auto transmission gearbox will be paired with this engine. This, along with the use of aluminum in the construction of the chassis, would significantly enhance the mileage capability of this car. It is expected to offer peak mileage of 21 mpg on bigger roads and 15 mpg on congested city roads.

The 2017 Ford F150 will have a cost of around $55,000. It is going to be released during spring of year 2016.