It is the next generation of Ford’s heavy-duty pickup that is Victor Vasarley-inspired with sporting interior and exterior. The Super Duty is one of the main reasons that enable the Ford to claim that it is one of the best-selling vehicles in U.S. Just like the competition, the company has lumped its heavy duty truck sales and standard together and in turn, it has been last five years that these trucks have facilitated Ford to retain its position to be the bestselling brand in the U.S. The Super Duty is highly profitable particularly when it is loaded with several options.
2017 Ford Super Duty – Platform
It is expected that 2017 Ford Super Duty will be of the F-series offering huge power and strength steel as the vehicle will be having aluminum intensive body and this kind of body makes it the first heavy-duty truck to be manufactured in the history. At the same time, it is worth stating that, weight of the vehicle will drop significantly improving the overall dynamics of the truck in the very same way it was done for the F-150. For the testing phase, the company is thinking to use Magnesium at most of the places.
In first look it looks as if the company is trying to reinvent the box so as to give new style to the next generation Super Duty. Careful inspection of the 2017 Ford Super Duty suggests that wind tunnel testing might have led to details like deep front aero bib along with the tailgate lip as well as whatever is there beneath the roof extension (roof extension is fake), concealed body/bed seam and rear window. Other updated designs include the front side windows, blocky tail map innards. Right above the front bumper, a macho is expected, stacked headlamps that feature the LED turn signals, chrome drenched grille etc.
Interior’s in the 2017 Ford Super Duty is expected to have leather wrapped steering wheel. It lacks the navigation system free center stack and center console. Its production model will reveal more facts about this heavy-duty truck.
2017 Ford Super Duty – Powertrain
Not much information is available related to the power-trains but it is expected that the 2017 Ford Super Duty will be adorned 6.7-liter diesel V8 offering 440 horsepower and 860 feet of torque.
2017 Ford Super Duty – Price and Release Date
The new Ford Super Duty appears to be released in the end of 2016. Its price is expected to be risen due to the addition of aluminum bits and will be starting from $35,000.