For all the fans of Ford’s F-250 model we have some great news. 2017 Ford F-250 is announced and it is expected to bring many upgrades.
2017 Ford F-250 design of interior and changes
One of the most popular super duty trucks is once again getting a redesign. The brand new 2017 Ford F-250 will receive refreshed exterior, aluminum body panels and new technology. It will represent new generation model so we can expect many improvements. First of all, new Ford will be built on fully-boxed frames made of high strength steel and it will receive aluminum body. So the new model will be lighter for around 350 pounds than the current model. Because of the weight drop, new Ford will have improved aerodynamic, handling and performance. When it comes to exterior design, 2017 Ford F-250 will keep its well known powerful and muscular appearance. However, its body has been revised in order to be more aerodynamic. We will notice revised large chrome grille which will look attractive and powerful. The headlamps are massive and equipped with LED lighting. The tail lamps will also get LED lights. New Ford will be available as XL, XLT, Lariat, King Ranch and Platinum models. It will be offered in Regular, Cab, Crew Cab and Super Cab versions.
Technology and interior
The interior of 2017 Ford F-250 will be refreshed and equipped with some new tech features. The cabin will be a bit roomier than before which will provide more legroom. It will receive new and comfortable seats. The second-row seats can be flat-folded if needed. Adaptive steering wheel will be wrapped in leather. It will get a new 8-inch touch screen display with latest Ford’s Sync 3 infotainment system. As for the safety, it will be offered with Blind Spot Information System, lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, seven cameras for 360-degree monitoring etc.
Engine and performance
There are no surprises when it comes to the engine of 2017 Ford F-250. It will be powered with two types of engines. The one is a 6.7-liter V8 Power Stroke diesel engine. This engine will be able to make 440 horsepower and 860 pound-feet of torque. The second option is a 6.2-liter V8 gasoline engine. This one will deliver 385 horsepower and 405 pound-feet of torque. Some claim that it will also get a 6.8-liter V10 gasoline engine. The engines will be mated to a six-speed gearbox.
Release date and price
2017 Ford F-250 should appear later this year, most likely in late 2016. As for the price, nothing is yet conformed, but we believe that it should be around $34,000 for the base model.