Ford's F-Series Super Duty pickups are all new for the 2017 model year. The Super Duty line includes the F-250, F-350, F-450 and F-550 heavy duty pickups. All-New For Real The term all new here is an actual fact because the last time the Super Duty was all new was over [...]
The 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty is lighter, stronger, and more powerful than before, which results in some impressive figures. Continue reading 2017 Ford F-450 Super Duty rated to tow 32,500 pounds 2017 Ford F-450 Super Duty rated to tow 32,500 pounds originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 18 Jul 2016 14:20:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Maximum gooseneck towing capacity has been raised to 32,500 pounds, with 925 lb-ft of torque from the 6.7-liter turbodiesel mill.
32,500 pounds of gooseneck towing isn't anything to shake a stick at.
Ford has a special sled that can exert over 5,000 pounds of resistance on a pickup truck to simulate driving up steep grades while on flat land. The Blue Oval used the device to develop the 2017 F-Series Super Duty. Continue readingShow More Summary
The Kentucky Truck Plant will receive $1.3 billion in upgrades to build the redesigned heavy-duty F-Series.
Ford will put $1.3 billion into the Kentucky Truck Plant to build a new body shop and retool for assembly of the 2017 F-Series Super Duty pickup. The investment will also add 2,000 workers. Continue reading Ford invests $1.3 billionShow More Summary
We got our first looks at look at Ford's new F-Series Super Duty truck lineup this week but it's Volkswagen that has been dominating the news cycle, as Matthias Muller is named CEO of the embattled automaker. Autoblog's senior editor Greg Migliore reports on the recap edition of Autoblog Minute. Show More Summary
Ford is going aluminum with the debut of the 2017 F-Series Super Duty pickup truck at the State Fair of Texas today.
The heavy-duty Ford F-350 truck gets some fresh new aluminum duds, drops up to 350 pounds and picks up a bunch of new tech in the process.
Maserati’s upcoming Levante SUV has finally been spotted sporting the body that’s destined for production. It’s heavily camouflaged, but we can already see that the Levante will be a very sleek and sporty crossover SUV. The Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has unveiled its next-generation F-Series Super Duty range. Like the smaller...
The Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has unveiled its next-generation F-Series Super Duty range, and like the latest version of the smaller F-150 these big and burly pickups all feature high-strength, military-grade, aluminum-alloy bodies. In addition to the light yet sturdy bodies, the new F-Series Super Duty range also benefits from the latest tech...
The next F-250, F-350, and F-450 get an aluminum body, and Ford used the savings to add weight where it counts. Continue reading The 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty is lighter and stronger The 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty is lighter and stronger originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 24 Sep 2015 00:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
When you ask a consumer what comes to mind when they think of Ford, “trucks” will likley be the first answer. Given the Ford F-Series has been the best-selling vehicle in America for decades, and looks poised to maintain that status, this shouldn’t surprise anyone. At Kelley Blue Book we’re [...]
Have a job to do that you may need to warn others about? Ford is offering optional amber LED emergency strobe lights on its F-Series Super Duty trucks. Continue reading Ford offering emergency strobes on Super Duty trucks [w/video] Ford...Show More Summary
The new LED strobe kits are factory installed without drilling, reducing the corrosion potential from poor aftermarket installation.
Milestone to be reached after 15 years of F-250 to F550 production.
The most important bit of information you need to know after looking through our high-res gallery of images depicting a prototype 2016 Ford F-Series Super Duty pickup truck burning to the ground is that nobody was hurt. There were two engineers inside the vehicle when it caught fire, and both exited to safety. That's the good news. Show More Summary
What weighs 30,000 pounds? Big Ben's Westminster bell. A navy ship anchor. Or as we found out during our first drive program for the 2015 Ford F-Series Super Duty, seven pallets of cinder blocks loaded onto a dual-axle gooseneck trailer. Show More Summary
Ford has already confirmed that the 2015 F-150 (pictured above) was just the beginning for its more extensive use of aluminum. CEO Alan Mulally said it himself during the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. We've even already seen the future Raptor testing with an aluminum body. Show More Summary