We have got the information that another new and rough pick-up truck is going to hit the market as a 2018 model. It’s the new Ford F-450 which will be significantly improved, but still remaining the symbol of power and masculinity. With upgraded features, especially in terms of technology, this model represents a genuine next-generation pick-up.
When it comes to exterior, we can say that aluminum is definitely dominant. It was the most used material in building the chassis. That’s why, the new 2018 Ford F-450 will be much lighter than most of the trucks in the market. Since the weight is reduced, it means that the driving will be easier and more efficient, the engine power increased and the fuel economy improved. A real treat, isn’t it? This model will be more aerodynamic and still robust and muscular. In the front part, you can expect a redesigned chrome grille, chrome bumpers and the use of the latest LED technology in the headlights. Bigger tires and strong suspension have also been anticipated, so all of these features will simply give this Ford more aggressive appearance.
The luxurious and modern interior of the new 2018 Ford F-450 simply screams comfort. It will provide a very spacious cabin, comfortable for five adult passengers. Only the high-quality materials will be used so you can expect soft-leather seats and every seat will have the hand rest. When it comes to innovations, the great news is the telescopic steering-wheel. This model will also offer premium sound speakers, dual-climate control and various connectivity options. On the dashboard, you will find an 8-inch touch screen and the latest infotainment system. So you will be experiencing a pleasant ride in an elegant interior like this.
The 2018 Ford F-450 is hiding a real treat under its hood. It will be equipped with a 6.7-litre V8 turbo diesel engine. Such an engine will be able to make 440 horsepower and 860 pound-feet of torque, Same engine is used on all Super Duty Trucks like 2019 Ford F-250 Super Duty , 2019 Ford F-350 Super Duty. It will also be geared with a 10-speed automatic powerstroke transmission. The top speed and the necessary time to hit 0-62 mph have not been confirmed yet, so we have not got that information. The F-450 will be based on all-wheel-drive system and you can expect many options for safety and driver’s assist. Some of them include the adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, emergency braking system etc.
2018 Ford F-450
The price of the base version of the 2018 Ford F-450 will probably start around $79,000, but for a ‘monster’ truck like this, it will probably be a good value for money.