Recently, Ford has made the fans happy by announcing the production of the 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty. This model is considered a variant because of the similar specifications. It shares most of the features and technologies with Ford’s F-150 and F-250.
2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty: Changes and Improvements
Enormous changes in the body or frame are associated with aluminum. Ford has confirmed that new model will get reduced frame weight but it will be more powerful for the payload and towing. Designing is a share from the previous models such as F-150 and F-250. For the first time, the Suicide Rear doors have been used. There will be foldable bench seats in the Super Crew trim level. The cargo capacity will also get expansion.
Exterior of the 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty truck also resembles with the Atlas concept. It will be more aggressive and powerful. The military grade frame is 350 pounds lighter than existing models. This will improve fuel consumption and overall look of the truck. Front of truck has a redesigned grille having an integrated Ford’s Logo. Bumpers of truck have been bold and hooked up with stylish fog lights. Ford has used LED bulbs for all lights including indicators, fog lights and headlamps. Tires are wider and it is expected that 17, 18 and 20 inch-wheels will be used for different trims.
Interior of the new 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty has more benefits for riders. It has a comfortable heated seat combination with decent dashboard. The features are more interactive including the HD display Touch Screen and Infotainment system. The passengers will enjoy the special connectivity facilities such as Bluetooth, USB ports, Wi-Fi and Smartphone charging. There will be multiple HD cameras (more than 7 units) in the vehicle covering different angles. Ford has installed SYNC 3 for the entertainment. This is an application that has intuitive interface and voice recognition systems.
Engine and Safety
Two power options are expected for the 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty. A base option will be a 6.2 L engine that delivers around 385 horsepower and 405 lb-ft of twist. the amazing truck will also have an oil-burner option, which will drive a 6.7 L power stroke engine with 440 HP and 860 lb-ft of torque. Ford has ensured high safety for the drivers and passengers. There will be seat belts, blind spot monitoring, airbags, and lane departure alert, anti collision alert, stability control, traction control, backup camera and cruise control.
Price and Release Date
Release date of the 2017 Ford F-350 Super Duty is expected in late 2016. Base price will be around $33,000, which is highly affordable.