Continuing the long-running sales success of the F-Series is paramount to Ford, and the newly facelifted 2018 Ford F-150 is proof enough that the automaker won't be resting on its laurels anytime soon. Ford followed two main themes in updating its most popular vehicle: Establishing “showroom harmony” between the F-150 and the new Super...
This was to be expected, but the expense of building and launching the first units of the 8,500-pound Ford F-Series Super Duty pickup – the first complete Super Duty redesign in 18 years – weighed down Ford Motor Co. earnings for the third quarter. Ford President and CEO Mark Fields said [...]
The 2017 Super Duty is an important vehicle for Ford. It, along with the F-150, makes up Ford’s best-selling lineup – the F-Series. Two years after Ford introduced the all-new, aluminum-bodied F-150 for 2015, the 2017 model year sees a complete overhaul of the Super Duty truck. Show More Summary
Factory union official hints at large loss for automaker in third quarter. Continue reading Ford delayed launch of its F-Series Super Duty due to parts issue Ford delayed launch of its F-Series Super Duty due to parts issue originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:13:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
All-new pickup reigns supreme in the Lone Star State. Continue reading Ford F-Series Super Duty earns Truck of Texas award Ford F-Series Super Duty earns Truck of Texas award originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 12 Oct 2016 17:45:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Timing is everything for the all-new Ford Super Duty pickup, launching as the U.S. market turns to trucks. “The F-Series has a big impact on our business, as you know,” said Joe Hinrichs, president, The Americas, for Ford Motor Co. Hinrichs spoke before an audience of investors and Wall Street analysts [...]
The new 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty is a heavy-duty truck. It has a very good capability. And with that it will have some interesting features. The truck will also have its luxurious side. It will be one of the biggest heavy-duties. Show More Summary
The enormous tank takes advantage of the Crew Cab's longer wheelbase and wider track.
Available on both F-150 and Super Duty pickups, STX adds a few nice enhancements to aesthetics and in-car tech.
Ford's F-Series, which includes the F-150 light duty pickup as well as the F-250 through F-550 Super Duty range, is up nearly 9 percent this year. Ford sells more F-Series trucks than any other automaker, and given the average F-Series transaction price approaches $50,000 that's a good segment to dominate. Show More Summary
Now with better towing capability and an available monster diesel engine, the Super Duty is a super worker.
Somehow, the aluminum body isn't the big story here. Continue reading 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty First Drive 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty First Drive originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 02 Aug 2016 13:30:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
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