Still in the thirteenth generation, the latest models of the 2018 Ford F-150 had an official presentation at the 2017 NAIAS in Detroit (January this year). Although they have recently been launched in some markets, it will definitely be on offer until the next fourteenth generation. First of all, as rival new Nissan, RAM, Toyota and General Motors pickup models. The specification is partially different, while the design is significantly changed (primarily the frontal part). Also, the engine offering is different, and there is a brand new gearbox. Soon will to introduce a diesel engine model, and is also in the announcement a hybrid model.
This full size pickup truck has a brand new two-bars chrome radiator grille. It also has chrome-plated or body color bumpers. Built-in LED daytime running lights, halogen or LED headlights, rear LED lights and rectangular front fog lights. The dashboard has a 4.2-inch TFT screen, while on the center console 8-inch or 8.4-inch touchscreen (Ford’s Sync3 interface). Depending on the model, it has manual or automatic climate control, as well as vinyl or leather seats.
The main novelty in design is a brand new Ford T3 platform. The external dimensions vary in part: length from 209.3 to 250.5 inch (from 5316 to 6363 mm), width 79.9 inch (2029 mm), height from 75.1 to 77.3 inch (1908 to 1963 mm). In addition to standard 17-inch steel wheels, they offer 17, 18, 19, 20, 21 or 22 inch alloy wheels. Wheelbase ranges from 122.4 to 163.7 inch (3109 to 4158 mm). Like the predecessor, it has three sizes of cabins with two or four doors, designed for accommodation of 3 to 6 passengers. Maximum carrying capacity is about 3500 lbs (1588 kg), maximum towing capacity is about 13,000 lbs (5897 kg), while the weight is from 4051 to 5238 (from 1838 to 2376). Of course, there are six levels of trim, as well as three lengths of load compartment.
It still has a rear-wheel drive or all-wheel drive. But unlike the predecessor, all engines have a 10-speed automatic transmission. Also, the engine offer has been almost completely changes:
According to the available information, the next 2018 Ford F-150 models cost from $ 27,380 to $ 63,945.